Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. With about 181,000 employees and 65 plants worldwide, the company’s automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. For more information regarding Ford and its products worldwide, please visit corporate.ford.com.
Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs about 69,000 people and manufactures its products in 52 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate
3M captures the spark of new ideas and transforms them into thousands of ingenious products. Our culture of creative collaboration inspires a never-ending stream of powerful technologies that make life better. 3M is the innovation company that never stops inventing. With $31 billion in sales, 3M employs 89,000 people worldwide and has operations in more than 70 countries. For more information, visit www.3M.com or follow @3MNews on Twitter.
NASCAR Racing Experience
NASCAR Racing Experience is the leading experiential racing company in North America. Offering the most realistic racing programs available to NASCAR racing fans Nationwide, NASCAR Racing Experience programs are conducted at 12 racetracks across the United States and offer a vast array of corporate outings and motorsports themed events. NASCAR Racing Experience operates at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Auto Club Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Chicagoland Speedway, Homestead Miami Speedway, Kentucky Speedway, Myrtle Beach Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Phoenix International Speedway, Richmond International Raceway, Talladega Superspeedway and Texas Motor Speedway. For more information call 877-RACE-LAP (877-722-3527) or visit www.877racelap.com.
Michigan International Speedway
Nestled in the lush Irish Hills of Southeastern Michigan, Michigan International Speedway is the Great Escape, a venerable NASCAR national park where fans can get away and enjoy the very best in racing and camaraderie. It’s the love of racing and the thrill of a great time for race fans and drivers alike. Join the racetrack on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 15 for the Quicken Loans 400; or Sunday, Aug. 17 for the Pure Michigan 400. Call 800-354-1010 or visit MISpeedway.com for tickets and camping.
The Speedway has been open since 1995 following an initiative to spur economic recovery in the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew. The 650-acre facility is active more than 280 days per year and will host NASCAR’s championship races during Ford Championship Weekend (November 14-16, 2014) for the 13th consecutive year. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship Ford EcoBoost 400 is broadcast live on TV and radio to 200 countries in 24 languages. Homestead-Miami Speedway, featuring a 1.5-mile oval and 2.21-mile road course, generates more than $250 million annually for the region.