The ADAC Formula 4 will have a new partner to supply rims for the start of the 2018 season. German rim manufacturer ATS will equip the ADAC high-speed school with high-tech alloy wheels “Made in Germany” over the next three years. The established company has been closely associated with motorsport for many years, has already had its own team in Formula 1 and is currently the official supplier of rims to the DTM.
Dr Wolfgang Hiller, CEO at UNIWHEELS AG: “For many years, the ATS brand has been successfully represented in many racing series. We are very proud of the fact that we supply rims to the DTM and Formula 3 and will now equip Formula 4 exclusively as well, starting in 2018. Through our involvement in motorsport, we can demonstrate ATS’s technical know-how and that of the entire UNIWHEELS Group.”
ADAC Head of Motorsport, Thomas Voss: “We welcome ATS as new partners to the ADAC Formula 4 and look forward to working with such a famous engineering company. ATS have gained a great deal of expertise over many years in motorsport and have plenty of experience, especially where supplying junior open-wheel race series is concerned.”
The ADAC Formula 4 uses matching, 13-inch aluminum rims to FIA Formula 4 specification produced at the ATS Motorsport factory in Fussgonheim near the Hockenheimring.
Elegant design, impressive technical characteristics and cost-saving production methods have been the hallmark of ATS for more than 40 years. The old-established company combines fine, delicate outward appearance with high strength and reasonable prices. In addition, ATS can look back on many years of experience as partners and suppliers to a large number of motor racing series. ATS are part of the UNIWHEELS Group, one of the leading manufacturers of alloy wheels in the European accessories market and one of Europe’s largest suppliers of wheels to the automotive industry.