LA MIRADA, Calif., Oct. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita U.S.A., Inc. announced today "El Tri Color", a contest built for soccer fans offering a chance to win a trip to Miami and dinner with former Mexican National Team goalkeeper Félix Fernández.
The contest, named after the red, green and white jerseys of the Mexican National Team, runs October 3 – 31 and offers a chance to win a grand prize trip for two to Miami, Florida. The prize includes dinner with Félix Fernández, as well as a Makita 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Cordless 2-Piece Combo Kit. With over 150 solutions, Makita has the world's largest cordless tool system powered by 18 volt lithium-ion slide-style batteries.
One first prize winner will receive an autographed Mexican National Soccer Team Jersey and a Makita 18V LXT® 2-Piece Combo Kit. Fans can enter for a chance to win at makitaeltricolor.com.
Fernández, a recognized voice in Spanish language sports media and former goalkeeper on the Mexican National Team, serves as a Makita brand ambassador and spokesperson. Makita is the Official Power Tool of the Mexican National Soccer Team (MNT), and the Official Power Tool Sponsor of Major League Soccer (MLS). "El Tri Color" is the latest in Makita's ongoing initiative to connect with the growing number of Hispanic contractors who have a passion for soccer.
"Makita has a strong presence in both the world of power tools and soccer. They continue to offer Hispanic pro contractors once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to connect with their favorite soccer teams and players as well as offering fans unforgettable unique soccer experiences. I am so excited to be able to spend some one-on-one time with a lucky fan in Miami," said Fernández.
Makita® is a worldwide manufacturer of industrial quality power tools and outdoor power equipment, and offers a wide range of industrial accessories. Makita utilizes leading-edge technology and innovation to engineer tools that are more compact with less weight yet deliver industrial power and results. Makita's extensive line of cordless lithium-ion tools includes 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion and 12V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion. Other best-in-class products include rotary and demolition hammers and saws equipped with Anti-Vibration Technology (AVT®), MM4® 4-Stroke engine power equipment, Super Joint System - SJS® grinders, miter saws engineered with Deep and Exact Cutting Technology (DXT®), Impact GOLD®, the New Gold Standard in Impact Driving, and more. Makita U.S.A., Inc. is located in La Mirada, California, and operates an extensive distribution network located throughout the U.S. For more information: 800/4-MAKITA or makitatools.com. Follow Makita on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @MakitaTools and on YouTube @MakitaPowerTools
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