|Company Name||Le Mans Co.,Ltd.|
|Date founded||April 1967|
|Managing Director||Shiro Matsunaga|
|Number of employees||16|
|1967||Le Mans Shoukai Co., Ltd. is established at the present location with capital of 4 million.|
|1969||Team LeMans debuts.|
|1970||Capital is increased to 9 million.|
|1971||New Head Office building is completed.|
|1972年||Capital is increased to 15 million.|
|1979||Team LeMans wins the All Japan F2 Championship, Japan's premier formula car race.|
|1982||Launches sales of motorcycles and related parts.|
|1992||Begins marketing of Pi engine and chassis data systems.|
|1999||Starts a project to develop rear diffusers for Nissan Skyline GTR-Vspec and begins delivery.|
|2000||Team LeMans Co., Ltd. is incorporated.||2002||Starts selling motorsport couplers as an authorized distributor for a French Coupling manufacturer Staubli.||2003||
||2006||Undertakes import of the one-make car “FC106” for the Formula Challenge Japan (FCJ) series launched as a young driver development project with the cooperation from Toyota, Honda, and Nissan, with provision of the customer support until the series ending in 2013.||2008||Starts handling a variety of thermal heat insulation and soundproof materials as a distributor for an American heat insulator manufacturer Design Engineering, Inc.||2009||Undertakes import of the new Swift Engineering “FN09” chassis newly introduced to the Japanese Championship Formula Nippon, with provision of the customer support. Becomes a distributor for an Italian manufacturer Brembo, and starts selling automobile racing parts such as calipers and brake pads.||2012||Our founder, Tomoo Hanawa passes away. Shiro Matsunaga assumes the post of managing director.||2014||Undertakes import of Italian manufacturer Dallara’s chassis “SF14” newly introduced to the Super Formula known as Formula Nippon until 2012, with provision of the customer support.||2015||Strengthens ties with Cosworth for which Le Mans Co., Ltd. has acted as a distributor for many years. Unveils the Cosworth Performance Kit for Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ at Tokyo Auto Salon 2015 as a first step of products for aftermarket officially entered by Cosworth, and launches the Performance Kit.|
Le Mans Group consists of Le Mans Co,.Ltd., Team LeMans Co.,Ltd., Mpersand Co.,Ltd., and Hanawa Tomoo Memorial Hall to provide comprehensive support for you.
As a core of Le Mans Group, Le Mans Co,.Ltd. is engaged in importing and selling racing cars, manufacturing various parts for automobile and motorcycles, and introducing motorsport parts from all over the world to you. Team LeMans Co., Ltd. supports customers’ PR activities through motorsport events.
Mpersand Co., Ltd. designs and makes products out of dry carbon that draws attention from various fields amid increased importance of environmental awareness.
In Hanawa Tomoo Memorial Hall, you can trace the achievement and history of our founder.