Mouser Electronics, Inc., a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today announced its ongoing partnership with Sam Schmidt Motorsports to sponsor the #77 IndyCar driven this weekend by Alex Tagliani at the Texas Motor Speedway. The Firestone Twin 275s IndyCar Series race will be held at the TMS on Saturday, June 11. For the latest race updates and background information on Mouser's Indy sponsorships, visit http://www.mouser.com/indy.
"We saw what Sam Schmidt Motorsports could do by capturing the pole at Indianapolis. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to continue sponsoring Sam's talented drivers here in Texas," says Larry Johannes, Mouser Electronics' Vice President of Strategic Marketing. "Our sponsorship of this highly successful team embodies our own company's drive to perform. Our goal has always been to give our customers a speed-to-market advantage. Sam Schmidt's dedication to the art of racing mirrors our own passion for the art of technology, and we're proud to be a part of this effort."
In addition to this year's pole at Indianapolis in the IZOD IndyCar Series, Sam Schmidt Motorsports is the most successful team in Firestone Indy Lights, which is the leading support division to the IZOD IndyCar Series. Schmidt has visited victory lane 37 times as a car owner in the series.
Partnering with Mouser as co-sponsors for Sam Schmidt Motorsports are TTI Inc and top-line suppliers Littelfuse, Phoenix Contact, TE Connectivity, 3M, ebm-papst, Hammond Manufacturing, Murata, and Omron Electronic Components.
With its broad product line and unsurpassed customer service, Mouser caters to design engineers and buyers by delivering what's next in advanced technologies. Mouser offers customers 17 global support locations and the latest, most technologically advanced components for their newest design projects. Mouser Electronics' website is updated daily and searches nearly 8 million products to locate over 2 million orderable part numbers available for easy online purchase. Mouser.com also houses an industry-first interactive catalog, data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, technical design information, and engineering tools.
About Mouser Electronics
Mouser Electronics, a subsidiary of TTI, Inc., is part of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Mouser is an award-winning authorized semiconductor and electronic component distributor, focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies to electronic design engineers and buyers. Mouser.com features over 2 million products online from more than 400 manufacturers. Mouser publishes multiple catalogs per year providing designers with up-to-date data on the components now available for the next generation of electronic devices. Mouser ships globally to over 300,000 customers in 170 countries from its 492,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility south of Dallas, Texas. For more information, visit http://www.mouser.com.
Visit Sam Schmidt Motorsports' official website at http://www.samschmidtmotorsports.com.
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Larry Johannes, 817-804-3534
Vice President Strategic Marketing
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