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For four consecutive years Vodafone McLaren Mercedes and Steinmetz Diamonds are team partners for the Monaco Grand Prix.
On Sunday 24th May two drivers for the team will be wearing the custom made diamond studded helmets. The two drivers Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen are the world No 1 and No 2 respectively. Lewis Hamilton is the 2008 world champion.
This year the helmets were crafted by experts to display the No 1 and No 2 positions of Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen on their helmets respectively.The diamonds used for the inscriptions are forever modern round brilliant hallmarked diamonds.
In 2008 Steinmetz diamonds incorporated their logo using diamonds with the forever mark on the helmets. This was the first time any sponsors logo was embedded on the helmet with diamonds.
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Steinmetz is one of the worlds renowned diamond cutters with over 70 years of experience. Steinmetz is not only known for its exceptional and rare diamons but also for unique high end jewelry. Steinmetz group have manufacturing facilities in Windhoek Namibia , New York, Gaborone Botswana and Johannesburg South Africa. The Steinmetz group has cut and polished some of the worlds larest and famous diamonds which include The De Beers Millennium Star, The Blue Empress and Steinmetz Pink.