06/04/2020 | Press release | Archived content
June 4, 2020
Adairsville, GA (June 4, 2020) - YANMAR America is excited to continue our partnership with Front Row Motorsports (FRM) and John Hunter Nemechek, as the primary sponsor for the No. 38 car at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Atlanta this Sunday for the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500. View the race June 7, at 3 p.m. EDT on FOX.
"John Hunter Nemechek and FRM have been great to work with and we're pumped to finally see the No. 38 YANMAR car on the track for our hometown race in Atlanta, and we look forward to the other two upcoming races for our sponsorship," said Terry Wallace, YANMAR Industrial Engines Division Manager. "This weekend's Atlanta race is especially exciting for all of us on the YANMAR America team as this race is being held in our home town. It is also an honor to have the Folds of Honor logo displayed on our car."
The car for this weekend's race will feature a YANMAR red and black paint scheme and will also display the logo for Folds of Honor, a non-profit organization benefiting the families of fallen or disabled service members.
The partnership between YANMAR America, FRM and John Hunter Nemechek began in 2019, and YANMAR decided to continue the support by becoming a primary sponsor for the 2020 season. YANMAR will also be the primary sponsor for the No. 38 car and John Hunter Nemechek for the upcoming Quaker State 400 in Kentucky, and the All-Star Race in Charlotte.
John Hunter Nemechek said, "The YANMAR sponsorship has been a great collaboration - both working and growing our brands together. We hope to run a great race for them this Sunday in Atlanta."
About YANMAR America
YANMAR America Corporation, located in Adairsville, GA, is the regional headquarters of YANMAR Co., Ltd., a global company based in Osaka, Japan. YANMAR Co., Ltd. was established in 1912, and in 1933 became the world's first manufacturer to develop a practical small diesel engine. Today, YANMAR is a recognized leader in the design and manufacturing of advanced performance diesel engines and diesel-powered equipment, as well as gas engine-based energy systems. By focusing on the development of highly efficient diesel engines, YANMAR remains committed to its mission statement of providing sustainable solutions for modern power needs. YANMAR America Corporation is located at 101 International Parkway, Adairsville, GA 30103. For more information, visityanmar.com/us, and follow us on social media: Twitter at @YanmarAmerica, Instagram at @YanmarAmerica, and Facebook at Facebook.com/YanmarAmerica.
About Front Row Motorsports
Front Row Motorsports (FRM) is a winning organization in the NASCAR Cup Series. The team was founded in 2004 and is owned by a successful entrepreneur, Bob Jenkins. FRM fields two full-time entries - the No. 34 of Michael McDowell and the No. 38 of John Hunter Nemechek - from its Mooresville, N.C., headquarters just outside of Charlotte. In 2020, the team announced an expansion to include the No. 38 Ford F-150 in the NASCAR Gander RV and Outdoors Truck Series, driven by Todd Gilliland. Visit teamfrm.com and follow FRM on social media: Twitter at @Team_FRM, Instagram at @team_frm and Facebook at facebook.com/FrontRowMotorsports/
About Folds of Honor
Folds of Honor is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization that provides educational scholarships to families of military men and women who have fallen or been disabled while on active duty in the United States Armed Forces. Our educational scholarships support private education tuition and tutoring for children in grades K-12, as well as higher education tuition assistance for spouses and dependents. Founded in 2007 by Lt Col Dan Rooney, a PGA member and F-16 fighter pilot currently stationed at Tyndall AFB Florida as a member of 301st Fighter Squadron who served three tours of duty in Iraq, Folds of Honor is proud to have awarded more than 24,500 scholarships in all 50 states, as well as Guam, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, including more than 4,500 in 2019 alone. For more information or to donate in support of a Folds of Honor scholarship, visit foldsofhonor.org.
Since 2007, the Folds of Honor has carried forth this singular, noble mission. To provide educational scholarships to spouses and children of America's fallen and disabled service-members.
Our motto says it best.
Honor Their Sacrifice. Educate Their Legacy.