Corinthians, champion of the Brazilian competition in 2017, presented Monday a new kit in which he honors the triple champion of Formula A Ayrton Senna, died 24 years ago in a tragic accident in the Italian circuit of Imola.
Lclothing that the team from São Paulo will use as the third team, commemorates the 30 year first crown of the legendary Brazilian pilot who arrived in Suzuka (Japan) in October 1988.
The shirt is predominantly black and It is decorated with 41 golden lines, in honor of the colors of the lotus, the car that Senna drove at the beginning of his career, and the number of victories he won during his productive career.
The font used in the uniform also imitates the letter of the car with which the pilot, of course Sao Paulo and amateur of Corinthians, started to stand out in the highest category of motorsport.
Also Senna's signature is stamped on the front of the elastic, on the inside of the neck, on the back, the expression says "Senna Semper"(Senna Siempre), and the word" Eternal "stands out in the pants.
"It is a beautiful tribute to the incredible trajectory of this great Brazilian and Corinthian rider, who fought, lost and won, but he never gave up to give the most," he said. Luis Paulo Rosenberg, marketing director of the Paulista club, quoted in a statement.
In addition to the 41 victories, Senna, who was world champion 1988, 1990 and 1991, disputed 161 great prizes, captured 80 podiums and 65 first positions on the grid (pole position). // EFE