Dow extends partnership with Jaguar TCS Racing ahead of milestone Tokyo E-Prix

  • Dow and Jaguar TCS Racing announce the extension of their technical partnership, as the British team continues their pursuit for podiums in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.
  • Dow builds upon its commitment to global sustainable mobility, hosting “Future of Mobility” Forum in Tokyo in conjunction with the race.

Midland, Mich. – March 29, 2024 – Dow (NYSE: DOW) today announced the extension of its partnership with Jaguar TCS Racing, reinforcing its commitment to advancing sustainable mobility through materials science innovation. This announcement comes ahead of Jaguar TCS Racing’s milestone 100th race in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship at the inaugural Tokyo E-Prix on March 30, showcasing the team’s shared commitment and passion with Dow for pursuing electric vehicle (EV) innovation from the race track to the road.

Dow-Jaguar racing driver close upThe two teams began collaborating in 2020 with Dow becoming the team’s Official Materials Science Partner shortly thereafter. Through the extended partnership, Dow MobilityScience™ and Jaguar TCS Racing engineers will continue to work together to integrate next-gen materials that will advance the performance and efficiency of the Jaguar I-TYPE 6 electric race car. Dow continues to work with Jaguar TCS Racing on several primary areas of focus including Thermal Management, Adhesion and EMI (electromagnetic interference).

Against the backdrop of the Tokyo E-Prix, Dow hosted a “Future of Mobility” Forum to foster collaboration and critical dialogue among industry stakeholders. The event took place on March 29, and included keynotes and panels covering topics like circularity, the industry's collective transition to EVs and keeping pace with regulatory demands.

Drawing on over a century of transportation experience and expertise in application development, Dow MobilityScience™ pioneers innovative solutions that drive global progress. With a diverse portfolio of materials science solutions and world-class technical capabilities, Dow is dedicated to shaping the future of mobility. From addressing challenges like decarbonization to enhancing EV performance, Dow remains at the forefront of advancing mobility solutions. For further details, please visit the MobilityScience™ website.

Jon Penrice, Dow MobilityScience™ President

“Collaboration stands as the cornerstone for forging a sustainable automotive future. From our partnership with Jaguar TCS Racing, to our growing number of technical partnerships with OEMs beyond the sporting arena, it’s evident that aligning with the entire automotive supply chain is the fastest way to realizing a future where mobility is safer, smarter and more efficient.”

Carlos Padilla II, Dow Head of Global Sports Partnerships

“Sport is one of the most powerful platforms in the world – and its impact extends to B2B companies like Dow. Our partnership with Jaguar TCS Racing has provided a high intensity lab for next-gen automotive innovation while also allowing us to create new and more integrated relationships with our customers around the world. Our organizations hold a shared commitment to building a future that is more sustainable and inclusive. It’s these shared values that have made this partnership successful so far and will continue to do so as our collaboration continues.”

James Barclay, Managing Director of JLR Motorsport, and Jaguar TCS Racing Team Principal

“We are delighted and hugely proud to be announcing the extension to our valued and highly successful partnership with Dow, and the timing couldn't be better ahead of celebrating our team’s 100th race in Formula E. The coming together of two purpose-driven brands like ours can be an incredible vehicle for change. In the time that we’ve worked together, we have already made great strides in innovating and advancing sustainable technologies and performance for automotive customers around the world. Now we look ahead to the future, where this strategic partnership will not only continue to improve the performance of our all-electric Jaguar Formula E race cars, as well as influence the future of e-mobility.”

Patrick McLeod, President of Dow Japan

“The Tokyo E-Prix serves as a compelling platform for discussions around automotive innovation. For Dow, the Japanese market and the broader Asia Pacific region hold significant strategic importance. This region has been the driving force of EV innovation for several decades and it’s important that we maintain this momentum amidst global competition, regulatory pressures and market volatility. It’s my hope that every OEM, Tier and industry thought leader that attended our Forum will be motivated to foster further collaboration and sustainable innovation.”

Dow Japan

Dow Japan was established in 1974. Together with Dow Toray, approximately 850 people support customers in packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer applications at five key locations, including three manufacturing sites in Chiba, Fukui and Komatsu. Dow operates 18 manufacturing sites in 10 countries in the Asia-Pacific region, with net sales in the region of approximately USD 8.2 billion in 2023.

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) is one of the world’s leading materials science companies, serving customers in high-growth markets such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer applications. Our global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation, leading business positions and commitment to sustainability enable us to achieve profitable growth and help deliver a sustainable future. We operate manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employ approximately 35,900 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $45 billion in 2023. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries. Learn more about us and our ambition to be the most innovative, customer-centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company in the world by visiting

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