(Motorsport-Entire.com) – That racing level from 2021 an official factory deal with Aston Martin will be especially pleased: Vijay Mallya. The former Drive India team boss had tried 2015 in vain to get Aston Martin to his team as a sponsor and had to have the racing team due to financial problems 2018 go into bankruptcy.
That the new team owner Lawrence Stroll is now a new partner of Aston Martin and Mallya sees racing level as a new opportunity: “I'm happy for Lawrence and I'm happy for the team. Becoming a factory team is always a dream,” he told Motorsport-Entire.com.
He himself has already congratulated his successor and considers him a very smart investor. “His results confirm that,” said Mallya. He made a good move with the Aston Martin deal, and he is convinced that Stroll will take the brand up again.
For his ex-team, on the other hand, it was “absolutely.” fabulous “that you will get the support of a brand like Aston Martin. “Aston has a lot of fans and they also become Racing Level fans.”
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Mallya herself does not miss Formula 1 after his departure: “I had ten years in Formula One. I enjoyed every moment of these ten years, but now it's time to do something different,” says er.
“We were twice fourth in the design team during this time, which I am very proud of. The team is still in my DNA and I am very happy for the team. I think the car for 2020 has made gigantic progress and am really looking forward to the start of the season. “