Facom partnership with the WRC Citroën Rally Team

Facom partnership with the WRC Citroën Rally Team

The 2011 World Rally Championship (WRC) season comes to an end in Wales with the final round from November10 – 13  2011. Seven times champion Sébastien Loeb, who is driving Citroën’s DS3 WRC rally car, will be defending his title in Wales but Citroën looks set to keep its Manufacturer title.

Facom, Europe’s largest hand tool company, is the official tool supplier for the WRC Citroën rally team with the brand’s iconic red and black logo being sported on the Citroën rally cars as well as the team’s technical trucks throughout the season.

Alison Howard, UK Marketing Manager for Facom, says: “This partnership has been significant for us. Being chosen as official tool supplier by Citroën – a winning team aiming to retain its Manufacturer title – underlines Facom’s reputation for innovative, high-quality, professional hand tools. We are delighted to be a part of the team’s excellent performance.”

To commemorate this successful partnership, Facom launches a special, limited edition range of WRC products.

Limited edition WRC 7 Drawer Toolbox

The WRC limited edition roller cabinet is based on the new Jet+ roller cabinet and can hold up to four modules per drawer. On top of all the high quality features of a traditional Jet+, this limited edition toolbox also has:

• An exclusive WRC design on the drawers and on the sides

• Practical accessories inspired by the WRC Citroën Racing team

• Side can holder equipped with a rally-style harness belt

• Tool storage areas inspired by rally cars.

Anyone purchasing this limited edition toolbox will also receive a DS3 WRC radio controlled car worth £150 as a gift from Facom (while stocks last). WRC 7 drawer toolbox – JET.6M4EA

 Limited edition WRC Roadside Assistance Tool Set

This tool set includes all the essential tools for roadside assistance, including 18 indispensable Facom tools for repairers: screwdrivers, a hammer, 440 hex key set, adjustable wrench, pliers, drift punch, cutter, tape measure, pocket lamp and the latest R.360 Nano ¼” socket set including 38 tools with a rotary ratchet handle allowing easy access in places that are hard to reach. The sturdy case can also be transformed into a module that can be stored in a drawer of a rolling cabinet. WRC Roadside Assistance Tool Set – CM.WRCPB

2 Limited edition WRC 8 Piece screwdriver sets

These 2 un-missable Facom screwdriver set consists of eight Protwist screwdrivers, all of which have an ergonomic, chemically-resistant, comfort grip handle, strong and powerful carbon silicon steel blade and are easily identifiable with ‘time saver’ colour coding.

Anyone purchasing these limited edition screwdriver sets will receive a WRC model car as a gift from Facom (while stocks last). WRC screwdriver set – Ref : AN.J8PPB & AN.J8PCPB

For more information: www.facom.com