The MotoGP Championship has announced that the computer manufacturing company Lenovo will be the title sponsor of the the Gran Premio di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini.
Lenovo will be the title sponsor for the 2020 Gran Premio di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, marking the first time Lenovo is the lead partner at a major motorsports event. MotoGP’s Rimini round will be staged from 11 to 13 September at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli and will be officially titled Gran Premio Lenovo di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini.
Lenovo Group Limited is a Hong Kong-based multinational technology company headquartered in Quarry Bay, and with operational headquarters in Morrisville, North Carolina and Beijing. Lenovo was founded in Beijing in November 1984 as Legend, and was incorporated in Hong Kong in 1988. Lenovo acquired IBM's personal computer business in 2005 and agreed to acquire its Intel-based server business in 2014.
The company develops a wide range of devices including high-performance ThinkPad™ laptops, ThinkCentre™ desktops and ThinkStation™ desktop PCs; sleek ThinkVision™ monitors; powerful Lenovo Legion™ laptops, versatile accessories and ThinkSystem™ servers are used by Dorna throughout all the Grand Prix weekends.
Pau Serracanta, Managing Director at Dorna Sports said: "We are delighted to announce Lenovo as the title sponsor of Misano, both because we are strengthening our collaboration with one of the world’s top companies in computing and because the Lenovo brand will take top billing in front of so many fans.
„Our partnership with Lenovo is a source of great pride for MotoGP, and I very much look forward to a bright future as we continue to work together."