Ingersoll Rand’s App Now Available in Windows Store
Interactive game takes players to pit row
DAVIDSON, N.C. -- March 21, 2013
Ingersoll Rand’s (NYSE: IR), mobile app, Thunder Gun Pit Crew Titans, is now
available in the Windows Store, giving race fans with a Windows 8 device a
taste of pit row.
Named for the Ingersoll Rand Thunder Gun, an impact wrench used by the top
NASCAR pit crews to remove and tighten tire lug nuts, the game puts players in
control of an eight-person pit crew to change tires, operate the jack, refuel
the car and clean the grill. Times are recorded to determine the fastest pit
“Windows 8 users can now experience the thrill of the pits with this app from
Ingersoll Rand,” said John Richards, senior director of Windows App Marking
for Microsoft Corp. “This is such a fun, interactive way for our Windows 8
community to utilize the new touch technology and to connect with Ingersoll
The game features paint schemes from the Ingersoll Rand family of brands –
Club Car golf cars, Ingersoll Rand air tools and compressors, Schlage locks,
Thermo King transport refrigeration and Trane heating and air conditioning.
“We are excited to be able to offer the app to Windows 8 users now,” said Chad
Melton, digital media manager for Ingersoll Rand. “We hope that Windows 8
users enjoy the fast-paced action of NASCAR at their fingertips.”
Thunder Gun Pit Crew Titans is also available through iTunes and Google Play.
Join the conversation on the Thunder Gun Pit Crew
TitansFacebookandTwitterpages. More information on the game can be found
To learn more about Ingersoll Rand tools, including the Thunder Gun, products
and services, visit ingersollrandproducts.com.
About Ingersoll Rand
Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) advances the quality of life by creating and
sustaining safe, comfortable and efficient environments. Our people and our
family of brands — including Club Car^®, Ingersoll Rand^®, Schlage^®, Thermo
King^® and Trane^® — work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air
in homes and buildings, transport and protect food and perishables, secure
homes and commercial properties, and increase industrial productivity and
efficiency. Ingersoll Rand products range from complete compressed air
systems, tools and pumps to material and fluid handling systems. The diverse
and innovative products, services and solutions enhance our customers’ energy
efficiency, productivity and operations. Ingersoll Rand is a $14 billion
global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring
results within our company and for our customers. For more information, visit
ingersollrand.com or ingersollrandproducts.com.
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