F1 Quickie: Racing Point to be renamed Aston Martin 2021
Aston Martin has bought majority share in the Racing Point Formula One team. The team will be changing its name to Aston Martin in 2021. It’s unclear if Aston Martin will enter the sport as an engine manufacturer though, Racing Point is due to become the make-team for the car company. Racing Point currently uses Mercedes engines.
Racing Point previously raced as Force India from 2008 until 2018 and was originally founded as the Jordan F1 team in 1991.
Aston Martin previously raced in Formula One in 1959 and 1960.