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Rinnai returns to sponsor Whitt

After an off weekend, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series returns to competition this weekend at Texas Motor Speedway. Cole Whitt heads to the Lone Star state with Rinnai, the manufacturer of the number-one selling brand of tankless water heaters in North America, as the primary sponsor of the No. 72 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1.

A subsidiary of Rinnai Corporation of Nagoya, Japan, Rinnai America Corporation is headquartered in Peachtree City, Georgia. Offering over 100 years of Smart Comfort, the Rinnai product line features tankless water heaters, a wide range of gas kitchen appliances in addition to heating and air-conditioning units. Employing more than 600 research and development engineers, Rinnai is focused on uncompromising quality in design and manufacturing with a dedication to a smarter kind of comfort with value-added products that continue to stay in step with the demands of a changing world.

"It's great to have Rinnai back with us this season", said Whitt. "They have been a long-time partner and supporter of my racing career. We are excited to have them join us in Texas and I greatly appreciate their continued efforts."

Having seven previous starts Whitt has completed a total of 2,322 laps at the 1.5-mile, oval. With a week off to regroup, he and the No. 72 team head to Fort Worth ready for action and with determination to secure a solid finish in the O'Reilly Auto Parts 500.

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