LOS ANGELES & KOBE, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FUJITSU TEN CORP. OF AMERICA (HQ: Los Angeles, President: Tadashi Homma), a subsidiary company of FUJITSU TEN LIMITED (HQ: Kobe City, Hyogo Pref., President: Akira Yamanaka) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of NASCAR’s Hattori Racing Enterprises (HRE). Fujitsu Ten will proudly sponsor HRE at the following NASCAR Series events this season.
NASCAR K&N Pro Series East
|7-Aug||Watkins Glen International (2.45-mile)||New York|
|2-Oct||Dover International Speedway (1-mile)||Delaware|
|NASCAR Camping World Truck Series|
|NASCAR Xfinity Series|
|9-Oct||Charlotte Motor Speedway||North Carolina|
|14-Nov||Phoenix International Raceway||Arizona|
“We are truly pleased to share in the excitement of NASCAR racing and to have our name associated with Hattori Racing Enterprises! We hope our support will allow our friends at HRE to achieve their ultimate goal of winning races and at the same time bring more awareness to the FUJITSU TEN brand within the NASCAR community!” said Mr. Katsumi Tabuchi, Executive Vice President of FUJITSU TEN CORP OF AMERICA.
The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) was established in 1947, and has a 68 year history of stock car racing at the highest levels in the US. Over that span, the NASCAR Series has experienced substantial growth in participation and popularity among fans. Today there are over 7.5 million spectators across the country that watch or attend NASCAR events each week. Today, NASCAR consists of multiple racing series including the 3 most popular: “Sprint Cup Series”, “Xfinity Series”, and “Camping World Truck Series”. Races each week are held at venues across the country with varying degrees of challenge such as large and small ovals as well as various road courses. Each NASCAR season lasts 10 months from February to November each year.
Hattori Racing Enterprises (HRE) was established in 2009 by Mr. Shigeaki Hattori and is headquartered in Mooresville, NC. Mr. Hattori was a champion driver in the Formula Toyota Series in Japan. He later went on to compete in the Indy Racing League (IRL), Toyota Atlantic Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. HRE is proud to be the first Japanese racing team in the NASCAR series and continues to battle each week in pursuit of a championship.
[About FUJITSU TEN]
FUJITSU TEN LIMITED, established in 1972 with investment from FUJITSU
LIMITED and with additional investment from Toyota Motor Corporation and
DENSO Corporation in 1973, is a leading manufacturer of automotive
electronics Industry. It is a globally-recognized manufacturer of car
navigation and audio systems, ECU for engine and airbag control,
millimeter wave radar, mobile communication equipment etc. It is
expanding its business globally by fulfilling orders for genuine
products for Toyota and other automobile manufactures.