Watches and racing drivers have always gone hand in hand (no pun intended). … More so, the companies that manufacturer these watches also provide the teams with valuable revenue meaning a larger budget for the team to go racing with. Below is a list of what watch brand every F1 driver wears or is contracted to.
Do F1 drivers get Rolex?
In early 2013, Rolex became a Global Partner and Official Timepiece of Formula 1®, the pinnacle of motor sports. Like Rolex, Formula 1® is present the world over, with races across five continents…
Why do F1 drivers have watches on their gloves?
IWC sponsors Mercedes, so that’s why their watches are pictured on their gloves. Watch sponsors are very common in F1, however I don’t remember ever seeing them printed onto gloves until Mercedes did it.
Do F1 drivers wear the same suit?
Do F1 drivers wear a new suit every time they race? – Quora. That one of the perks of being in Formula 1 or any other top racing series in the world. The suits and overalls are custom made for each driver and the teams carry more than a set each for every Grand Prix. They wear a new suit, shoes & fire proof overalls.
Do F1 drivers wear jewelry?
Drivers cannot wear jewelry that might impede rescue workers. In the case of Hamilton, his fireproof balaclava might have gotten caught on his ear rings in an accident where medical personnel might need to get his balaclava off quickly.
Do F1 drivers get a new watch every race?
Hmm, I always thought that these were actually the driver’s watches, that their individual sponsors want them to wear. So, instead of them getting new watches at every race, the guy actually just gives them their own watches.
Do F1 drivers listen to music?
F1 drivers do not listen to music during a race. While it is not banned in the official rules, it is not done by any driver. In a sport as intense as F1, music would only distract the drivers and prevent them from receiving important information from their team.