Snap-on Tools Extends Relationship With Team3Red/EHR For 2013

May 17, 2013 – Stouffville, Ontario – Jason Hathaway and the T3R/EHR race team have extended their long standing relationship with Snap-on Tools of Canada Ltd. as their primary sponsor for the 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series season.

Snap-on Tools began its relationship with Team 3 Red in 2000 and over the past 12 years, the two companies have created a great working relationship.  The key to a successful race team are the tools they use and Snap-on manufactures and sells the best hand and power tools, tool storage, and diagnostic equipment in the business. Team 3 Red is proud to have them on board again this season.

“We are excited about the continuation of our relationship with Team 3 Red and the season ahead.  Team 3 Red’s attention to detail, professional presentation, understanding of the customer, and desire to win, makes them great ambassadors for not only Snap-on Tools, but our network of Snap-on representatives across Canada.  We are looking forward to working with Jason Hathaway this season, to not only build the brand, but share with as many people as possible, the opportunities our franchise system has to offer.”  said Brian Ross Vice President of Sales for Snap-on Tools of Canada Ltd.

The #3 Snap-on Tools Dodge Challenger  also has a brand new paint scheme set to unveil for the first race of the 2013 season May 19th, at the Vortex Brake Pads 200.  Sunday afternoon’s activities will take place at the 3.597 kilometer road course of Canadian Tire Motorsports Park outside of Bowmanville, Ontario.  Hathaway had a great run in last season’s event posting a 6th place finish after suffering a major crash and injury at the same event in 2011.

Stay up to date with the weekend’s events following the Team on Twitter @jasonhathaway3, @ehrt3r. “Like” the team on their Facebook page facebook.com/team3red.edhakonsonracing and check out their website at team3red.com.

T3R/ EHR is proud to be partnered with Snap-on Tools, Rockstar Energy Drinks, Napoleon Grills, Fast Eddie Racewear, Choko Motorsports, Praxair, Thornbury Cider and King Brewery.

About Snap-on Tools: Snap-on Tools is a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, diagnostics and equipment solutions for professional users. Product lines include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment and other solutions used by technicians and professionals at vehicle dealerships and repair centers in the marine, power sports and aviation industries. Learn how you can become a part of the Snap-on Tools family by visiting www.snaponfranchise.ca  Snap-on Tools and its affiliates have more than 22,000 products, operate in more than 130 countries and employ approximately 11,000 people worldwide. Snap-on also has a franchise network of more than 4,200 franchises.

For additional information please contact Jamie Hakonson 905-642-1010 or email jamie@team3red.com