Komatsu teams up with F1’s Williams Racing
12 February 2024
Komatsu, one of the world’s biggest construction equipment manufacturers, has signed a multi-year deal with Williams Racing to become the Principal Partner of the British team from the start of the 2024 FIA Formula One World Championship season.
According to the companies, one of the driving forces behind the partnership was the alignment of vision that the two brands share. The characteristics embedded in Komatsu’s DNA and values, such as cutting-edge technology, outstanding quality and unwavering reliability, are all demonstrated by Williams Racing at the highest level of motorsport.
The partnership creates the opportunity for “cross collaboration between Williams and Komatsu” in the future and the potential for technical expertise to be shared between the two companies.
“Komatsu and Williams Racing have shared values around innovation and the development of our people,” said Hiroyuki Ogawa, President and CEO of Komatsu Ltd.
“Through our partnership we look forward to creating value together, both on and off the track. Our partnership with Williams Racing is aligned with Komatsu’s mission to create value through manufacturing and technology innovations to empower a sustainable future where people, businesses and our planet can thrive together.”