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Formula 1 racing has always been considered a sport that is dependent on sponsorship money to provide the funding for teams to operate, year after year. As part of this funding supply, there has always been a series of well known sponsors that handed over large sums of money to ensure their brand was well noticed. These companies make one product in its variations, the cigarette. The start of the tobacco money, namely from 'Imperial Tobacco' really took hold with the well kno