Faucet Brand Sponsors No. 35 Ford at Sprint Cup Series Race
STATESVILLE, N.C. (November 4, 2015) – The colors of Moen, the No. 1 faucet brand in North America, will hit the high-speed banks of Texas Motor Speedway with Cole Whitt for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. The company will serve as primary sponsor of the No. 35 team for the 501-mile high-stakes event in the heart of the series’ playoff chase.
Moen offers customers around the world a selection of kitchen and bath faucets, showerheads, accessories, bath safety products and kitchen sinks for residential and commercial applications. The primary sponsorship for the AAA Texas 500 marks the North Olmsted, Ohio-based company’s first partnership with Front Row Motorsports. The blue, white and red scheme will feature the Moen logo on the hood and rear quarter panels.
“At Moen we all share a competitive spirit through and through, but nothing matches the fun and thrill of being part of a NASCAR performance with Cole and his team,” says Todd Teter, VP & GM Wholesale Business Unit, Moen. “It’s a rush to see our brand on the car for this special race in Texas.”
Whitt enters the Texas race with momentum after earning a top-20 finish Sunday at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway.
“Our team has a lot of confidence heading into this weekend after Martinsville,” the 24-year-old driver said. “We’ll definitely be proud to show off that Moen paint scheme this week at Texas. It’s a brand that’s known for its superior performance, and we’ve got some high goals for our own performance on Sunday at the track.”
The AAA Texas 500 is the second race in the Eliminator round of NASCAR’s Chase to the Championship. Sunday’s race will air live nationwide on NBC with coverage beginning at 2 p.m. ET.
As the #1 faucet brand in North America, Moen offers a diverse selection of thoughtfully designed kitchen and bath faucets, showerheads, accessories, bath safety products and kitchen sinks for residential applications – each delivering the best possible combination of meaningful innovation, useful features, on-trend styling and lasting value. In addition, Moen® Commercial offers superior-performing products that deliver lower lifetime costs for today’s facilities.
Moen is part of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE: FBHS), which creates products and services that help fulfill the dreams of homeowners and help people feel more secure. The Company’s trusted brands include Moen® faucets, Master Lock® and Sentry® Safe security products, MasterBrand Cabinets® and Therma-Tru® entry door systems. Fortune Brands holds market leadership positions in all of its segments. Fortune Brands is part of the S&P MidCap 400 Index. For more information, please visit www.FBHS.com.
About Front Row Motorsports
Front Row Motorsports is a race-winning organization competing in NASCAR’s premier Sprint Cup Series, fielding the No. 34, the No. 35 and the No. 38 Fords. The team is owned by Bob Jenkins and is headquartered just outside of Charlotte, N.C. FRM was named to INC Magazine’s “INC 5000” list in 2012, recognizing the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. The team’s partnership base is representative of more than $200 billion of the U.S. economy and includes organizations such as Ford Motor Company, Love’s Travel Stops, Colgate-Palmolive, CSX Transportation, Taco Bell and Long John Silver’s. Visit teamfrm.com.