Farmington Hills, MI, 3, March 2020 – MAHLE Aftermarket, now celebrating the company’s 100th year anniversary, announces a multi-year extension of their partnership with John Force Racing. By continuing their partnership with Team MAHLE, all four John Force Racing teams will receive Clevite® Performance Engine Bearings and MAHLE Performance Piston Rings and will be involved in product testing for new product development.
“Our mission is clear at Team MAHLE, says Jon Douglas, president of MAHLE Aftermarket in North America. We seek perfection and are committed to achieving this by working only with elite racers at the pinnacle of their class. Last year, we celebrated John Force’s milestone 150th and 151st career victories and Robert Hight’s third Funny Car Championship and a partnership that has spanned decades. We’re thrilled to announce this multi-year agreement and wish only the best for John, Robert, Brittany and Austin as they work hard to bring home the championship in 2020.”
“We’ve always had a great partnership in MAHLE Aftermarket, for years now, and this extension helps prove that. MAHLE Aftermarket is committed to a high-level of perfection that we at John Force Racing strive for on an everyday basis. Continuing to grow the relationship we have, MAHLE will help guarantee our success on the race track,” said John Force Racing CEO and founder and driver of the PEAK Chevrolet Camaro SS Funny Car John Force. “The future looks bright for John Force Racing and it’s partners like MAHLE that allow us to be able to say that.”
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MAHLE is a leading international development partner and supplier to the automotive industry as well as a pioneer for the mobility of the future. The group’s product portfolio addresses all the crucial issues relating to the powertrain and air conditioning technology—both for drives with combustion engines and for e‑mobility. In 2018, the group generated sales of approximately EUR 12.6 billion with more than 79,000 employees and is represented in over 30 countries with 160 production locations.
About MAHLE Aftermarket
MAHLE Aftermarket, the business unit specializing in spare parts, uses the expertise from the series production of original equipment in its automotive aftermarket product range and supplies trade, workshop, and engine repair partners. The portfolio also includes products developed by MAHLE Service Solutions for workshop equipment as well as comprehensive services and customized training programs.
MAHLE Aftermarket is represented at 25 locations and other sales offices worldwide, with around 1,700 employees. In 2018, the business unit achieved a global sales volume of over EUR 928 million.