Summit Racing Gear has been named the Official Excessive Efficiency Supply of the Skilled Drag Racers Affiliation (PDRA) as part of an expanded partnership with the all-eighth-mile collection.
Summit Racing can be persevering with its title sponsorship of the PDRA ProStars specialty race, in addition to its contingency choices for PDRA racers. The corporate has additionally signed on because the title sponsor of the Northern Nationals offered by Penske Racing Shocks at Maple Grove Raceway.
“It’s thrilling to construct on our relationship with Summit Racing Gear,” mentioned Will Smith, advertising and marketing director, PDRA. “Our inaugural PDRA ProStars race was an enormous hit final 12 months, thanks largely to Summit’s assist of the occasion. Our racers actually appreciated Summit’s contingency choices. It means lots that an organization like Summit Racing Gear believes in what we’re doing, and we’re proud to call them the Official Excessive Efficiency Supply of the PDRA.”
Racers and high-performance automotive lovers have chosen Summit Racing Gear for over 50 years. Recognized for supporting racers and organizations for many years, Summit joined the PDRA in 2021 because the title sponsor of the PDRA ProStars race and as an official contingency sponsor. The success of that preliminary partnership led to an expanded relationship for the 2022 season.
“We bought our foot within the door final 12 months and we shortly noticed that the collection and the racers appreciated our involvement,” mentioned Jim Greenleaf, Motorsports & Occasion Supervisor, Summit Racing Gear. “The PDRA racers have supported us, so we wished to ensure we’re giving again and serving to them keep on monitor.”
Summit is constant and increasing its PDRA presence within the occasions house because the title sponsor of the second annual Summit Racing Gear PDRA ProStars race, July 30 at Virginia Motorsports Park; and the Summit Racing Gear Northern Nationals offered by Penske Racing Shocks, Aug. 11-13 at Maple Grove Raceway Park.
“We have been wanting to see how the ProStars occasion labored out and the way the racers reacted,” Greenleaf mentioned. “We’ve seen quite a lot of nice, constructive suggestions. The subsequent pure step was to develop our assist with one other occasion.”
As a PDRA contingency sponsor, Summit Racing will present reward certificates for winners and runner-up finishers in all PDRA championship classes in any respect eight races on the 2022 PDRA schedule.
“That is all about giving again and supporting the racers who assist us,” Greenleaf mentioned.
For more information on the PDRA’s contingency postings, go to https://www.pdra660.com/competitors/contingency/
The 2022 PDRA season will start April 7-9 on the East Coast Nationals offered by FuelTech at GALOT Motorsports Park in Benson, N.C.