Wealthy Vitality is poised to make a return to Components 1 in accordance with controversial businessman William Storey.
A publish on social media noticed Storey announce that the power drinks model was set to rejoin the grid after unceremoniously parting methods with Haas halfway by 2019.
Wealthy Vitality was title sponsor of the American operation however pulled the pin citing poor performances, amongst different causes.
“I’d prefer to thank the 1000’s of motorsport followers who contacted us, who’re as excited as we’re in regards to the black and gold of Wealthy Vitality returning to Components 1,” Storey introduced.
“As you realize, in 2018 I signed a deal for Wealthy Vitality to develop into the title sponsor of Haas, and in 2019 Wealthy Vitality Haas Components 1 competed with Ferrari engines in Components 1.
“We had some challenges in the summertime of 2019 with some company stakeholders and our most important rivals inflicting us a variety of points.
“We’ve overcome that and because the co-founder of the enterprise, I’ve led the renaissance all over the world and now now we have, for instance, probably the greatest bike groups on the planet, Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing.
“We’re very, very enthusiastic about coming again to Components 1 and we stay up for actually being very aggressive on the pinnacle of motorsport.”
Storey was not forthcoming on additional particulars concerning the model’s F1 return past stating that an announcement was set to be made by the staff in early February.
Following the Haas F1 Group saga, Storey parted methods with Wealthy Vitality, which promptly rebranded.
An announcement issued by the enterprise adopted wherein it blamed a ‘rogue worker’ for the Tweet.
Whereas that befell in July, Wealthy Vitality and Haas solely formally confirmed that they had parted methods two months later.
By that point, Storey’s departure had been confirmed, in step with information saved by Corporations Home within the UK.
The enterprise modified its title to Lightning Volt Ltd, which has listed Storey as one among its officers since August 2019 – a month after the Haas saga kicked off.
Information present a winding up of Lightning Volt Ltd commenced final October.
One other enterprise, Wealthy Vitality OMG, was integrated on March 23, 2020, and it’s that which operates Wealthy Vitality OMG Racing, a British Superbike Championship staff.
Storey isn’t listed by Corporations Home amongst its officers.
— William Storey (@richenergyceo) January 10, 2021