Volvo, official supplier of the Spanish Basketball Federation, redoubles its commitment to basketball by becoming Official Vehicle at the 2021 Eurobasket Women’s Eurobasket headquarters in Spain. An agreement that, in turn, allows Volvo Car Spain to expand its collaboration with FEB.
Volvo will lend its support to Eurobasket Women 2021 as Event Supplier and will lend a total of 19 vehicles for the transfers of FIBA, FEB staff and the organization of the championship from one week before the start of the event until its end. The majority of the Volvo fleet present in Valencia will have the plug-in hybrid and ‘myld hybrid’ range of the Swedish brand, a commitment that is in line with the philosophy of making a sustainable 2021 Eurobasket for Women.
The 2021 Eurobasket Women will be held from June 17 to 27 and will take place in two different venues: Strasbourg, in France; and Valencia, which will host the final phase and all the matches of the Women’s National Team in the competition. Spain comes to the event as the current European champion after having won the last two Eurobasket disputed (2017 and 2019).
The President of the Spanish Basketball Federation, Jorge Garbajosa, He has wanted “I would like to thank Volvo for giving such a palpable demonstration of its commitment to our sport as it is getting involved with our FIBA ??Women’s Eurobasket 2021. We like to choose as travel companions companies that identify with our objectives, and in this sense, it is a satisfaction check that Volvo attaches as much importance to women’s basketball as we do from FEB “.
For its part, José Mª Galofré, CEO of Volvo Car Spain points out: “Excellence, effort, dedication and teamwork are the hallmarks of an outstanding organization, such as the FEB, and its female team. They are already champions and we are excited to accompany them on this trip where we reinforce our commitment to the care and safety of people. As a company, we share the same values ??and we are proud to show off our Spanish representation at the European level, participate in a sporting event of such depth, and travel with the best. The wide range of electrified vehicles that we have in our brand will be in charge of accompanying you on this exciting journey“.