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The close of the 2008 Formula 1 Season also marks the end of DuPont de Nemours' partnership with the BMW Sauber F1 Team as an Official Supplier.  DuPont became a Promotional Partner of the team in May 2006, since when it has worked in close collaboration with the BMW Sauber F1 Team on research and development.

Putting Science to Work

The science of DuPont offered some innovative products and solutions that made the BMW Sauber F1 Team cars look and perform better, as well as keep their drivers and team safer.

DuPont™ Nomex® Flame-Resistant Suits

Manage the extremes of heat yet delivers incredible lightness and durability, making it possible for people exposed to the dangers of fire and extreme heat to go about their jobs in comfort and safety. » More
DuPont™ Kevlar® Gloves
Extraordinarily strong, light and cut-resistant, Kevlar® brand fibre is highly resistant to cuts, abrasion, and high temperatures. » More
DuPont™ Krytox® Oils and Greases
Combining high-temperature performance, nonflammability, and chemical inertness under a variety of conditions » More
DuPont™ Forafac® fluorinated surfactants
Fire fighting foams made with Forafac® extinguish fires faster and reduce burn back time while offering safe, reliable performance. » More
Standox Automotive Refinishing Paints
One of the world's leading suppliers of car paint products for the refinish market.  In addition to more performance, Standox also offers unparalleled expertise and reliability, both imperative in an age when top quality is at a premium. » More
Viton® from DuPont Performance Elastomers
Because of its outstanding heat resistance, seals made of Viton® fluoroelastomers are the norm in Formula One. » More
DuPont - Official Supplier of the BMW Sauber F1 Team