A-1 RACING PRODUCTS SIGNS
ON AS SPONSOR
OF QUALIFYING NIGHT IN A.C.
When the pressure is on race teams to qualify for the
“Gambler’s Classic” Indoor Race presented
by SoBe Life Water, A-1 Racing Products will be there. Warminster,
Pa.-based A-1 Racing Products has signed on to present Qualifying Night
during the two-day, Fri.-Sat. Jan. 18 &19 indoor racing spectacular at
Atlantic City, N.J.’s Boardwalk Hall. The M&R Products TQ Midgets/600cc
Micro-Sprints, Slingshots and Champ Karts will all participate in the
Contributing to the excitement of “A-1 Qualifying Night” will
be an appearance by NASCAR star Ken Schrader, who will strap into Alan
Mollott-prepared No. 51 TQ Midget for the evening. It will be the first
Boardwalk Hall attempt by the versatile Fenton, Mo., native.
For the race fans, A-1 Racing Products will supply
“ThunderStix” noise-making clappers, which will be available in the A-1
display at Motorsports 2008 presented by VP Racing Fuels, taking place
at the nearby Atlantic City Convention Center during the daytime hours
Jan. 18-20. The A-1 Racing Products booth will be adjacent to the food
court and adjacent to the stage where Ms. Motorsports will be held.
“I think the ‘A-1 ThunderStix’ will be a great way to get the
race fans involved in the racing,” said Rob Pierce of A-1 Racing
Products. “Last year, we went to the Indoor Race and the action was so
good, we wanted something that would make some noise to cheer for our
favorite drivers. We’re proud to be part of the Indoor Race and
contribute to its excitement.”
At the Motorsports 2008 Race Car Show, A-1 Racing Products
will be having a major safety equipment sale, including Simpson, Bell,
HANS and Ringers. Also, Kelly Hale - sales manager for Longacre Racing
Products - will be in the A-1 booth with new Longacre products,
including the Wireless Scale Systems. A-1 will have over $10,000 in
On the card for “A-1 Products Presents Qualifying Night” will
be M&R Midget Time Trials, three M&R Midget “Triple Roaring 20s”
qualifiers, four Champ Kart 11-lap qualifiers and two Slingshot “Dirty
Dozens.” Time trials will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday night, with racing
at 8 p.m.
Saturday night’s program will begin with the Fan Fest on the
track at 6:30 p.m., followed by pre-race ceremonies at 7 p.m. A pair of
M&R Midget C-Mains will get underway at 7:30 p.m., followed by the
Slingshot 25-lap A-Main, the M&R Midget B-Main, the Champ Kart 25-lap
main and the night’s headline 40-lap M&R Midget A-Main. Also part of
Saturday’s show will be a special 10-lap Behrent’s Performance Warehouse
Dash for Cash.
For further information on the “Gambler’s Classic,” contact
Danny Sammons by phone at: (609) 888-3618 or via e-mail at:
firstname.lastname@example.org. On the web:
http://www.aarn.com. Select lap sponsorships are now available.
Tickets are on sale now and can be obtained by calling:
(609)-888-3618 (please have a MasterCard, Visa or American Express card
ready) or by calling Ticketmaster at (800)-736-1420.
Source: Ernie Saxton/Ernie Saxton Communications PR
December 30, 2007