Axalta Coating Systems (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global manufacturer of liquid and powder coatings, will sponsor the No. 88 Axalta Chevrolet SS at the Brickyard 400, part of the 23rd annual Spring Cup Series held on July 24, 2016 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Axalta will cheer on the No. 88 car at the race, hoping to see an exciting victory!
“These races are a great chance for Axalta to come together and cheer on a great ambassador of the Axalta brand,” says Michael Cash, President of Industrial Coatings at Axalta. “Drivers on the NASCAR circuit are inspired each week to apply the latest technology to enable them to perform at their peak during every race. At Axalta we bring that same combination of technology and performance to the coatings we create and the products they protect to better serve our customers every day.”
Axalta is honored to participate in this renowned event and to have the chance to showcase its brilliant coatings on this national stage. The venue itself has an impressive reputation of its own. Indianapolis Motor Speedway was built in 1909 and measures 2.5 miles long. The race track has the largest seating capacity of any track on the circuit, holding 235,000 fans.
“The No. 88 car has finished top ten in 3 of the last 4 years,” adds Cash. “As a company, we’re proud to have both the experience and technology to coat such a dynamic performance vehicle.”