Corona, California (March 5, 2018) - Holmatro, an international leader in the manufacture and deployment of hydraulic rescue tools, again will partner with Team Lucas in 2018 to supply equipment utilized on the Toyota Tundra Safety Trucks that provide support for the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS).
"Holmatro Rescue Tools are called upon to save lives every day," said Brad Stevens, Motorsport Program Manager for Holmatro, Inc., with U.S. headquarters in Glen Burnie, Maryland. "What we learn in racing helps us keep ahead of new technologies that will ultimately make their way to our customers' street vehicles."
Founded in the Netherlands in 1967, Holmatro today maintains a global presence with auxiliary campuses in the U.S., United Kingdom, China and Poland. The company has for more than two decades provided trackside support to the American IndyCar Series. It's association with LOORRS offers a different set of challenges that has enabled it to further expand its expertise and data base.
Holmatro hydraulic rescue tools are standard equipment at motorsports events around the world because they provide the "controlled power" equipment that enables crews to safely extricate drivers and passengers from even the most heavily-damaged vehicles.
The Toyota Tundra safety team will have access to Holmatro "cutters" and "spreaders" throughout the 12-round Lucas Oil Off Road Racing season and telecasts of the LOORRS on CBS, CBS Sports Network and the MAVTV Motorsports Network will include a 60-to-90 second feature on the use of Holmatro equipment.
ABOUT HOLMATRO, INC:
Founded in the Netherlands in 1967, Holmatro hydraulic equipment and systems are used for rescue, industrial and special tactics operations around the world. These types of applications demand reliable tools under all circumstances. To make sure that Holmatro users can fulfill their specialized tasks, we strive to be the best-in-class industry market leader by using game-changing technology. Mastering power is at the heart of Holmatro's vision. Common to all our products is the basic fact that only controlled power can be put to use effectively. Holmatro tools allow their users to apply high hydraulic forces in a practical, controlled and safe way, even if they are used in the most unfavorable circumstances. For more information, please visit: www.holmatro.com.
ABOUT THE LUCAS OIL OFF ROAD RACING SERIES:
The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series is the manifestation of the long-standing support of short course racing by Forrest Lucas and Lucas Oil Products. Although it is steeped in the Midwest tradition of short course off-road racing, the LOORRS has a West Coast edge that brings intense, four-wheel, door-to-door action to challenging, fan-friendly tracks. Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series: This is Short Course. For more information, please visit www.LucasOilOffRoad.com.