Makita and Monster Energy Drink Team Up to Give Away the Ultimate Truck

Plus 75 18v Lithium-Ion 6-piece Combo Kits
October 23, 2006 – La Mirada, Calif. – Makita U.S.A., Inc., manufacturer of high quality industrial power tools and accessories, has partnered with Monster Energy Drink in a joint promotion to give away an Ultimate Truck packed with Makita Tools and Monster Energy Drink.
The Makita/Monster Energy Promotion grand prize features a customized 2006 GMC 2500 4x4 Duramax Diesel Truck with 6” Fabtech Suspension and Dirt Logic Shocks, KMC Wheels mounted on 35” BF Goodrich tires, Kicker audio system, customized billet grill, and more.  The grand prize also includes the truck loaded with Makita industrial tools from the Makita LXT and AVT Series, as well as a pallet of Monster Energy Drink.  Plus, 75 lucky First Prize Winners will receive the Makita 18V LXT Lithium-Ion 6-Piece Combo Kit.
The Combo Kit includes tools from Makita’s extensive 35-model LXT Series featuring 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Battery Technology, a breakthrough in cordless that delivers more power, less weight and better engineering.   Six Makita LXT 18V Lithium-Ion Battery powered tools are in the Kit, including a Hammer Driver-Drill, Impact Driver, Circular Saw, Recipro Saw, Angle Grinder, and Flashlight.  The kit also includes an Optimum Charger, 2 Lithium-Ion Batteries, and a tool bag.  Makita’s AVT Series features Anti-Vibration Technology, a counterbalance system that reduces vibration for faster work and less fatigue.
“With this promotion, we wanted to go big,” said Brent Withey, Makita Brand Manager.  “We see Monster Energy Drinks at construction jobsites across the country, so it’s a natural for our two brands to work together.”
“When you combine Monster Energy with Makita Power Tools and an ultimate truck, you’re going to make some noise,” said Geoff Bremmer, Monster Energy Brand Manager.
Entries for The Makita/Monster Energy Promotion can be found at or through December 31, 2006.