The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) has appointed Riedel as its official supplier of motor sports telecommunications.
Riedel supplies the FIA with MediorNet distributed video infrastructures, which combine signal transport, routing, processing, and conversion in a redundant real-time network; Artist digital intercom network; Bolero wireless intercom system; and a variety of specialised headsets and handheld radios.
Peter Bayer, FIA secretary general for sport and FIA F1 executive director, said, “The FIA’s decision to name Riedel as an official supplier of its motor sports communication is a result of a trusted relationship over two decades. It illustrates our shared commitment to use the most advanced technologies, with the safety and sustainability requirements that we have for all our championships.”
“This partnership has been a long time in the making,” added Thomas Riedel, CEO and founder of Riedel Group.
“Over the past 20 years, FIA and Riedel have been constantly inspiring one another to push the envelope of innovation even further. We’re thrilled to be officially joining the FIA’s efforts to promote higher safety standards and the latest technology in the world of motor sports, making the lives of pilots, teams, officials, and the entire racing community both easier and safer.”