Atsushi Hara joins Speedmaster Hobby Company
Multiple World and National Champion Atsushi Hara has joined forces with Speedmaster Hobby Company, the distributor of Sworkz racing vehicles and TPRO tires to facilitate the role of Team Brand Ambassador. Hara has signed a three-year contract with Speedmaster and will be a full-time employee, utilized to help develop and refine products specifically for racing. Hara will be racing SWORKz 1/10 and 1/8 off-road vehicles the next three years, providing valuable feedback and direction to the engineering team.
Speedmaster’s Scott Yang had this to say: “We’re very excited to have Atsushi Hara on our team and the vast knowledge from years of racing he brings with him. He has been one of the most decorated racers, but has also been a consummate professional when representing his sponsors and is why he’ll be our company’s ambassador. We know that he’ll play a major role in developing our growing racing lines SWORKz and TPro.”
Hara and the rest of the SWORKz team will attend all of the major international races in 2014. SWORKz involvement at internationally recognized races is core to our business, brand awareness and allows us to be at the forefront of emerging trends.