TMS Titanium Continues Support in Auto Racing Industry by Sponsoring Top Team Hendrick Motorsports
Both parties expect to gain a competitive edge through two-year partnership
POWAY, CA—June 25, 2014—TMS Titanium and Hendrick Motorsports have entered into a partnership as part of TMS Titanium’s commitment to providing continued support in the auto racing industry. Through the relationship, TMS will be a product sponsor of the 11-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champions for the remainder of the 2014 season and the 2015 season to come.
Through the new partnership, TMS will provide Hendrick Motorsports access to its industry-leading products and knowledge base. Titanium is a highly sought after material in the auto racing industry due to its strength, light weight and durability with outstanding heat and corrosion resistance.
“We are excited to be partnering with Hendrick Motorsports, one of the top teams in NASCAR,” said James Hostetler, Senior Vice President at TMS Titanium. “They have been customers of ours for a long time, and we have been huge fans for even longer. We hope our titanium can continue to provide a competitive edge for the Hendrick Motorsports teams. TMS has a passion for racing and will continue to show its support and commitment to moving the industry forward.”
Hendrick Motorsports, which currently leads the Sprint Cup Series with six race wins in 2014, utilizes titanium in the manufacturing of its race cars and engines.
“We’ve enjoyed a terrific relationship with TMS Titanium for many years,” said Doug Duchardt, General Manager of Hendrick Motorsports. “It’s exciting that they’ve recognized the opportunities our industry provides and see significant value in growing the relationship. The products and services offered by the TMS team directly impact the cars and engines we put on the racetrack, and we look forward to working together even more closely to build a winning program.”
TMS Titanium, located in Southern California, is a leading supplier and stocking distributor of titanium mill products. TMS prides itself on the ability to consistently provide titanium to its customers in order to keep their production moving forward – whether that production is for a race team, medical product, high-end aerospace component or general manufacturing. TMS is able to do this by combining product and industry knowledge, commitment to specialty industries, access to titanium and reliable inventory. TMS has become a go-to supplier of titanium for the racing industry and works with their trusted network of suppliers, finishers and fabrications in order to provide the best quality products available. To learn more about TMS, please visit tmstitanium.com.
Founded by Rick Hendrick in 1984, Hendrick Motorsports has earned more than 200 race victories and a record 11 car owner championships in NASCAR’s premier division, the Sprint Cup Series. Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2014, the organization fields four full-time Chevrolet teams on the Sprint Cup circuit with drivers Kasey Kahne, Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Headquartered in Concord, North Carolina, Hendrick Motorsports employs more than 500 people. For more information, please visit Hendrickmotorsports.com or interact on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest.