VIRGIN RACING PARTNERS WITH ARROW ELECTRONICS

Virgin Racing Formula E Team and Arrow Electronics, Inc., the global provider of electronics solutions, today announced a partnership that will see the team benefit from Arrow’s expertise in automobile-related electronic componentry.

Arrow brings technology solutions to a range of industrial and commercial markets and, by thinking and working ‘Five Years Out,’ is committed to guiding innovation forward for the world’s best technology companies.

The partnership will see Arrow branding appear on the Virgin Racing cars of Sam Bird and Jaime Alguersuari from this weekend at race seven of the 11 round championship, on the iconic Monaco street circuit in Monte Carlo.

Alex Tai, Virgin Racing Team Principal, said: “Virgin Racing Formula E team is all about pioneering technology and the team’s partnership with Arrow Electronics allows us to continue our ambitions to shape the electric cars of the future. As a team, we want to partner with the best organisations possible to lead the way in every aspect of our car design, and electronic components are key to that. Alongside our team of engineers, we are very much looking forward to welcoming Arrow on board.”