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Re: F1 2019 stuff not worthy of it's own thread

Post by MonteCristo » 1 month ago

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Have anyone actually seen any of these cans for sale?
Your area just isn't wealthy enough.

(Never seen it either.)
Available from Walmart...

https://www.walmart.com/ip/RICH-Energy- ... -8QAvD_BwE
Too high end for my liking.
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Post by Everso Biggyballies » 1 month ago

I noticed that today (at Silverstone) the Haas crew are still sporting team garb with the Whytes Bikes logo on the back.

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Post by erwin greven » 1 month ago

The fact that this rich garbage still uses Whytes logo, says a lot about the total lack of respect this company has.
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Post by kals » 1 month ago

Legally Rich Energy doesn’t have to cease using the logo until 16th July. Also they’ve submitted a new logo for approval.

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Post by Circuitmaster » 1 month ago

kals wrote:
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Legally Rich Energy doesn’t have to cease using the logo until 16th July. Also they’ve submitted a new logo for approval.
Yeah, here it is:
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Post by kals » 1 month ago

Circuitmaster wrote:
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Legally Rich Energy doesn’t have to cease using the logo until 16th July. Also they’ve submitted a new logo for approval.
Yeah, here it is:
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Actually...

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So really the point you are making is entirely correct.

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Post by DoubleFart » 1 month ago

Circuitmaster wrote:
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kals wrote:
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Legally Rich Energy doesn’t have to cease using the logo until 16th July. Also they’ve submitted a new logo for approval.
Yeah, here it is:
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Is that symbolic of Rich Energy being fucked by Whyte?
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Post by kals » 1 month ago

The only thing Storey bends over for is Storey.

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Post by Everso Biggyballies » 1 month ago

Industry site Formula Money broke the story earlier today that Rich Energy is now called “Lightning Volt Limited,” and that former boss William Storey is out as both director and “a person with significant control.”
https://jalopnik.com/embattled-f1-spons ... 1836415910

This next link goes into the mans history and other businesses. Its like a comedy script.
https://jalopnik.com/what-you-find-when ... 1833303620



Interesting thing is it could all be about to start over as Steven Seagal has an energy drink on the market called "Lightning Bolt"!

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Post by PTRACER » 1 month ago

Not the kind of publicity Haas needs I'm sure. The team is doing really badly of late.
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Post by SB83 » 1 month ago

Seeing all this just makes me wish we could go back to allowing tobacco sponsorship.

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Post by PTRACER » 1 month ago

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Seeing all this just makes me wish we could go back to allowing tobacco sponsorship.
And see 20 F1 cars covered in post-mortem / autopsy photos of dead smokers? Nah.
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Post by DoubleFart » 1 month ago

Pretty lol that we're celebrating the 20th Anniversary of T-Minus energy drink and are looking at another weird energy drink sponsor.
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Post by XcraigX » 1 month ago

SB83 wrote:
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Seeing all this just makes me wish we could go back to allowing tobacco sponsorship.
Maybe we should go even further back when skin magazines and condoms used to sponsor teams?

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Post by John » 1 month ago

XcraigX wrote:
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SB83 wrote:
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Seeing all this just makes me wish we could go back to allowing tobacco sponsorship.
Maybe we should go even further back when skin magazines and condoms used to sponsor teams?
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Post by Everso Biggyballies » 1 month ago

XcraigX wrote:
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Seeing all this just makes me wish we could go back to allowing tobacco sponsorship.
Maybe we should go even further back when skin magazines and condoms used to sponsor teams?
Not so sure that tobacco did not come before the condom and skin mag sponsorship.... Gold Leaf appeared on a Lotus in I think 1968, and other tobacco brands followed suit. The condom and skin mag sponsorship was not until the mid 1970's (1976) when Durex caused a stir by promoting the 'small family car', namely a Surtees F1. Penthouse Mag appeared on a Hesketh in 1977.

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