Bourdais Looks for Third Straight St. Petersburg Title at Season
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/IndyCar?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#IndyCarlt;/agt;–Mouser
Electronics, Inc., the industry’s leading New Product Introduction
(NPI) distributor with the widest selection of semiconductors and
electronic components, is proud to once again sponsor the Dale Coyne
Racing with Vasser-Sullivan race team throughout the entire 2019 NTT
IndyCar Series. Joining Mouser in the sponsorship is valued supplier Molex.
The 17-race season — the 24th of the IndyCar Series — kicks off March 10
in Florida at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, and includes the 103rd
running of the famed Indianapolis 500, set for May 26. Sebastien
Bourdais returns as pilot of the Mouser- and Molex-sponsored No. 18
IndyCar. Bourdais won the St. Pete race in both 2017 and 2018, and
finished last season in the top ten.
“Bourdais and the entire team showed incredible tenacity in every race
last season and, given his track record at St. Pete, we could be off to
a powerful start again this season,” said Todd McAtee, Mouser
Electronics’ Vice President, Americas Business Development.
“Molex is excited to team up with Mouser to sponsor the No. 18 car,”
said Fred Bell, Vice President of Global Distribution for Molex. “As a
leading provider of integrated electronic solutions, Molex excels in
providing components for challenging automotive applications. Our
sponsorship gives us the opportunity to further demonstrate our
commitment to developing products that help advance the automotive
Mouser first sponsored IndyCar
racing in 2011 as a way to communicate its performance-driven business
model and promote the newest technologies. The Mouser-sponsored car won
the Indianapolis 500 in 2013. After St. Pete, the series travels to the
IndyCar Classic at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, on March
24, followed by 14 other races before the finale at Monterey, Calif. in
September. To learn more, visit www.mouser.com/indy-racing.
With its broad product line and unsurpassed customer service, Mouser
strives to empower innovation among design engineers and buyers by
delivering advanced technologies. Mouser stocks the world’s widest
selection of the latest semiconductors and electronic components for the
newest design projects. Mouser Electronics’ website is continually
updated and offers advanced search methods to help customers quickly
locate inventory. Mouser.com also houses data sheets, supplier-specific
reference designs, application notes, technical design information, and
About Mouser Electronics
Mouser Electronics, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an award-winning,
authorized semiconductor and electronic component distributor focused on
rapid New Product Introductions from its manufacturing partners for
electronic design engineers and buyers. The global distributor’s
website, Mouser.com, is available in multiple languages and currencies
and features more than 5 million products from over 750 manufacturers.
Mouser offers 23 support locations around the world to provide
best-in-class customer service and ships globally to over 600,000
customers in more than 220 countries/territories from its 750,000 sq.
ft. state-of-the-art facility south of Dallas, Texas. For more
information, visit www.mouser.com.
Molex brings together innovation and technology to deliver electronic
solutions to customers worldwide. With a presence in more than 40
countries, Molex offers a full suite of solutions and services for many
markets, including data communications, consumer electronics,
industrial, automotive, commercial vehicle and medical.
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For further information, contact:
Kevin Hess, Mouser Electronics
Vice President of Marketing
For press inquiries, contact:
Kelly DeGarmo, Mouser Electronics
Communications & Media Relations Manager