"We are honored to be associated with Trina Solar and the clean, renewable energy industry," said Sam Schmidt. "Though we are a small racing team, I attribute our success to the fact that we align ourselves with quality companies like Trina Solar."
's association with Mr. Dempsey extends the solar manufacturer's momentum as the Company expands its leadership role in raising solar awareness throughout the world.
About Trina Solar Limited
Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("
" or the "Company"), is a leading manufacturer of high quality modules and has a long history as a solar PV pioneer since it was founded in 1997 as a system installation company.
is one of the few PV manufacturers that have developed a vertically integrated business model from the production of monocrystalline and multicrystalline ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of high quality modules.
's products provide reliable and environmentally-friendly electric power for a growing variety of end-user applications worldwide. For the North American market,
has established its regional headquarters in
San Jose, California
. For further information, please visit
's website at
A fulltime and year-round enterprise, Dempsey Racing
is a professional auto racing team based in the greater
. Owned by actor/driver
, the race and championship-winning team was established in late 2002 and currently competes in the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series. The operation is housed in a 10,000 square foot shop facility equipped with all of the engineering, fabrication and materials to build a complete race car in addition to supporting a two-car operation for an entire racing season.
Sam Schmidt Motorsports
Sam Schmidt Motorsports (SSM) was established in 2001 and is owned by former driver
, who was paralyzed (quad) in 2000 after a testing accident at Walt Disney World Speedway in
As a car owner, Schmidt fields cars in the Firestone Indy Lights Series and the IZOD IndyCar Series including the
500. SSM is the most successful team in Firestone Indy Lights with 37 race wins and four championships. In addition, SSM has qualified 10 cars in the
500 since 2001. Visit
for more information.
The Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation (SSPF) was started in 2000. SSPF is leading the charge to cure paralysis by funding scientific research, medical treatment, rehabilitation and technological advances, benefiting stroke victims and people diagnosed with ALS, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases. For more information, visit
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