Odyssey Battery Renews Partnership Agreement with RCR
WELCOME, N.C. (February 9, 2011) - ODYSSEY® battery by EnerSys® and Richard Childress Racing have renewed and expanded their multi-year partnership agreement for ODYSSEY battery to continue as a Technical Partner of Richard Childress Racing.
ODYSSEY will also become an associate sponsor of the No. 29 Budweiser Chevrolets driven by Kevin Harvick. The expanded technical partnership continues a relationship that began in 2009.
"Building on our success as a Technical Partner with RCR, we are pleased to strengthen our partnership," said Don McMillan, senior director of marketing and operations for EnerSys. "ODYSSEY batteries will continue to provide RCR reliable power and performance under the extreme conditions of NASCAR racing."
"EnerSys, through its ODYSSEY Battery brand, provides RCR and ECR with the power, performance and dependability necessary for our race cars to perform at their peak," said Ben Schlosser, RCR's senior vice president, business operations. "We're proud of our technical partnership with EnerSys and look forward to building on the success we've achieved together the past two seasons. They have been able to demonstrate the performance of their batteries through RCR's on-track performance - and communicate that story to their retail partners and consumers."