- Leveraging Nissan's global partnership as the Official Light Commercial Vehicles supplier to Infiniti Red Bull Racing.
- Fleet of Nissan NV3500 Passenger Vans will serve the Infiniti Red Bull Racing Team to transport their equipment and crews on site.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – When quadruple Formula One World Champion team Infiniti Red Bull Racing needs to get the job done off the race track, Nissan Commercial Vehicles is there to support. For the second-ever F1™ US Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, Nissan is supplying nine team livery branded Nissan NV3500 HD Passenger Vans, with Infiniti Red Bull Racing Team livery, to transport the team's equipment and staff members. The F1™ US Grand Prix in Austin takes place from Friday, November 15th through Sunday, November 17th.
Nissan Motor Company became the official supplier of light commercial vehicles to Infiniti Red Bull Racing in March 2012 and supports the team around the world through their entire F1™ season.
"Infiniti Red Bull Racing is a proven winner, and we are pleased with the opportunity to be a part of their team at the F1™ US Grand Prix in Austin," says Joe Castelli, vice president, Light Commercial Vehicles, Nissan North America. "We've had great reaction from consumers with the NV3500, and we know that its versatility and convenience is a great fit in support of the world champion Infiniti Red Bull Racing team when they're racing here in the U.S."
Infiniti Red Bull Racing, a partner of Nissan affiliates Renault and Infiniti, is based in Milton Keynes, UK and has been making use of Nissan light commercial vehicles globally since the 2012 F1™ season.
The NV3500 HD launched as a 4-row/12-passenger vehicle in 2011. It is assembled in Canton, Miss. and is available through a select network of certified Nissan Commercial Vehicle dealers, nationwide. For updates and more information, please go to www.nissancommercialvehicles.com.
About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan's operations include automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, distribution and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving the environment under the Nissan Green Program and has been recognized as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 by the U.S Environmental Protection Agency. More information on Nissan in North America and the complete line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online at www.NissanUSA.com and www.InfinitiUSA.com, or visit the Americas media sites NissanNews.com and InfinitiNews.com.
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