Hitachi Power Tools named the official power tool of the Indycar Series

June 29, 2007

Hitachi Koki U.S.A., Ltd (Hitachi Power Tools), ( based in Atlanta and manufacturer of professional grade power tools and accessories, has been named the Official Power Tool of the IndyCar Series.
As part of its partnership with the IndyCar Series, Hitachi Power Tools will sponsor the IndyCar Series Technical Inspection Crew, a team of 15 individuals responsible for inspecting all IndyCar Series cars on race weekends.
The technical inspection crew as well as the IndyCar Series inspection area both in the paddock and along pit road during qualifying will be branded with the Hitachi Power Tools marks.
Also, Hitachi will sponsor the IndyCar Series Chief Mechanic Award, a $25,000.00 end-of-year award presented to the championship team’s chief mechanic.