DES MOINES, Iowa – Axle Exchange continues marquee role in supporting one of the highest-profile IMCA Modified events of the season.
The Des Moines company sponsors the Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational and will provide a portion of the purse paid to the 30 starters in the Sept. 7 race at Boone Speedway, during the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s.
Each of those drivers receives a free custom Velocita fire suit and mini replica driveshaft from Axle Exchange, manufacturer of the Fast Shafts brand of drive shafts and 16-year IMCA sponsor.
“IMCA racing has been a big part of our growth and a bigger part of my life for many years. IMCA racers have showed their support of our company’s products and efforts and we look forward to continuing our efforts in supporting the sport we love,” said Fast Shafts President Pat Fagen. “We have some exciting things happening and continue to do our best to offer the best product, at the best price, with the best service. We can’t thank IMCA enough for helping us reach our goals.”
One hundred and twenty-four different drivers from 25 states and two Canadian provinces have taken the green flag in the All-Star main event since the inaugural invitational in 2004. Axle Exchange became title sponsor of that event in 2006.
All IMCA Modified, IMCA Late Model, IMCA Sunoco Stock Car, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMod track champions attending the national banquet in November receive two $25 product certificates.
“We had a record number of IMCA champions attend our national banquet in Lincoln last November and a great way to reward that attendance is through this Fast Shafts program,” IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder said. “We thoroughly enjoy recognizing the accomplishments of our racers and this star-studded gala is a remarkable way to cap off the year.”
Fast Shafts is again part of national decal programs for IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods and IMCA Southern SportMods and drivers in all three of those divisions are required to display two Fast Shafts decals on their race car to be eligible for point fund shares.
Information about Axle Exchange products and services is available by calling 800 622-6617, on Facebook and at the www.fastshafts.com website.