Waukegan, Ill. — Yaskawa Electric America, Inc., known for their tagline ‚â€œThe Drive for Quality,‚â€ can now be seen tearing it up on the race track.
Yaskawa has teamed up with Adam Regnier of Twin Lakes, Wis., by being one of his sponsors as he competes at the Dells Raceway Park in Wisconsin Dells, Wis. Regnier, who has been racing for 15 years and has won an impressive 45 features, made a name and reputation for himself at the Lake Geneva Raceway (LGR), where he used to race from 1993 until it closed after the 2006 season. He won his inaugural championship in 2006 by being the super-stock division champion. He did so by topping the field by accumulating 4,460 points for his efforts, which proved to be 350 ahead of the runner-up.
As of July 5, Regnier was in fourth place out of 27 drivers within the Pure Stock Division with 764 total points on the season. 63 points separate the top five drivers, as Leonard Raupp of Columbus, Wis. leads the field with 814 points.
Once again Yaskawa has partnered with another winner and this time it just happens to occur out on the race track.
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