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Sporting sponsorships

  simonjary 06:59 29 Mar 2012

Chelsea are sponsored by Samsung, and were once by Commodore and again by Amiga. Man Utd were once by Sharp, and recently got some money from Epson.

What other sporting sponsorships by tech companies can you remember?

  simonjary 18:57 29 Mar 2012

Hitachi sponsored Liverpool 1979-82, but not JVC. But I did miss that one...

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:40 29 Mar 2012

Olivetti sponsored Formula One Racing back in the 80's

Surely the most famous F1 car must be the JPS Lotus

but of course we can't advertise smoking anymore


  simonjary 07:03 30 Mar 2012

I don't think the JPS Lotus referred to the IBM Lotus 123 spreadsheet, though...

  Quickbeam 07:41 30 Mar 2012

That was even more tenuous than my cheeky Tetley's link:)

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