KALAMAZOO, Mich. – IMCA Modified and IMCA Late Model drivers benefit again this season from support by Sweet Manufacturing. The manufacturer of the official steering box of IMCA continues contingency awards for a ninth season. Sweet is in its fourth season as part of the national decal program for Modifieds. Champions in each of the five Modified regions and the top driver in national Late Model point standings all earn steering boxes while second through fifth place finishers in each Modified region receive $50 gift certificates from the Kalamazoo, Mich., manufacturer. Drivers in both divisions must compete with two Sweet Manufacturing decals on their race cars to be eligible. Recipients of steering boxes awarded at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s will include Modified and Late Model champions, plus the three Modified front row starters, longest tow qualifier, top non-qualifier in points, the Harris Auto Racing Race of Champions and Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational winners, and best appearing car contest winner. The final steering box to be awarded in 2018 goes to [Read More]
STRAFFORD, N.H. – The signage experts at AMI Graphics mark a decade of support of IMCA and its sanctioned race facilities in 2018. The full-service sports facility and event signage company is The Official Signage Supplier of IMCA and again provides wholesale direct pricing on items ranging from vinyl and mesh banners to decals, adhesive prints and vehicle wraps. Located in Strafford, N.H., AMI is in the first-year of a new three-year pact with IMCA that runs through 2020. Information about AMI signage is available at the www.amigraphics.com website and by calling 603 664-7174.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – National and regional rookies of the year in both the IMCA Modified and IMCA Sunoco Stock Car divisions earn awards from FAST again this season. The Memphis, Tenn., manufacturer gives ignition boxes to both national award recipients and $100 gift certificates to the other four Modified and the other regional Stock Car rookie of the year. All awards will be presented during the national banquet in November. FAST has been part of the COMP Performance Group since 2001 and became an IMCA sponsor last season. Long recognized as a leading developer in electronic fuel injection technology, FAST also makes a complete line of intake manifolds, throttle bodies and other EFI components. More information about that product line is available on Facebook, at the www.fuelairspark.com website or by calling 877 334-8355. “Each season we have a high quality group of rookie drivers and the FAST program targets the best of the best from that group. We are really grateful to work with them and honor those achievements,” said IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder.
MINOT, N.D. – Dakota Track Side gives special events awards to IMCA Modified and IMCA Sunoco Stock Car drivers this season, its 11th as a sponsor for the sanctioning body. The Minot, N.D., high performance parts retailer and fuel supplier gives $50 product certificates to designated place finishers at 30 Modified and 15 Stock Car specials. Those certificates are mailed after official race results are received at the IMCA home office. “We are pleased to be a partner with IMCA,” said Dakota Track Side’s Wyatt Olson. “They are a great association to be part of.” Dakota Track Side will have a trailer at approximately 60 events at North Dakota tracks over the course of 2018. Information about Dakota Track Side products and services, as well as the trailer travel schedule, is available by calling 701 852-7223, on Facebook and at the www.dakotatrackside.com website. “We are coming off a great Dakota Mod and Stock Car Tour and Dakota Track Side is a big partner with the special events that are a part of that tour,” noted [Read More]
BOONE, Iowa – Harris Auto Racing returns as title sponsor for an event that’s become one of the most prestigious for IMCA Modified competitors. For a 12th consecutive season, the Boone, Iowa, chassis manufacturer and high performance parts retailer provides a portion of the purse to be paid at the Modified Race of Champions, on Sept. 8 during the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s at Boone Speedway. Qualifying for the 12-car, 12-lap, $1,000 to win race is Friday, Sept. 7 and is open to top drivers in local track standings competing at Super Nationals, former national, regional and Super Nationals champions, and to previous race winners. One hundred and ninety-seven different drivers from 24 states and Canada have qualified for the Modified Race of Champions since 1989. Kyle Strickler of Troutman, N.C., is the defending race winner. Harris is owned by Modified driver Kyle Brown. The company has been an IMCA sponsor for 23 years. Information about Harris chassis, parts and services is available by calling 515 432-6972, on Facebook and at [Read More]
PORTLAND, Ind. – More than $10,000 in product certificates will be issued this season by Moser Engineering, to drivers in five IMCA divisions. The Portland, Ind., rear end components manufacturer and 15-year IMCA sponsor gives those awards based on national or regional point standings, and to competitors at 80 designated special events. Runners-up in each of the five IMCA Modified regions and in both IMCA Sunoco Stock Car regions earn $300 product certificates; second place finishers in standings for both IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock regions and in national standings for Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMods all receive $200 certificates. Those awards will be presented during the national IMCA banquet in November. Place finishers at 80 designated special events for the same divisions receive $100 product certificates; those awards are mailed from the IMCA home office within a week after official race results are received. Information about Moser products is available at the www.moserengineering.com website, by calling 260 726-6689 and on Facebook. “Moser Engineering has been supporting IMCA special events for [Read More]
NORFOLK, Neb. – Rookie drivers in three IMCA divisions earn awards again this season from Renner Wraps. The Norfolk, Neb., graphics and promotional products supplier gives complete race car wraps to national IMCA Modified, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMod rookies of the year. Three hundred dollar gift certificates, applicable toward the purchase of a wrap, go to each of the other four Modified regional rookies of the year. Renner Wraps also antes up $500 in cash to be paid to the lap leader(s) in the upcoming BSB Manufacturing SportMod Race of Champions at the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. More information is available at the www.rennerwrapsandgraphics.com website or by calling 402 860-1147. Renner Wraps is in its third season of IMCA sponsorship. “The more drivers we can recognize for outstanding accomplishments early in their career the better, and Renner Wraps is in step with congratulating rookies of the year in 2018,” IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder said. “We are pleased to have their support of this program.”
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – A diverse group of IMCA drivers is in the running for awards from Champ Pans again in 2018. The Eau Claire, Wis., manufacturer again gives $50 product certificates to top 10 drivers in national point standings for the IMCA Modified, IMCA Sunoco Stock Car, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMod divisions. “It has been a pleasure working with IMCA over the past six years and we are excited about our partnership to support fellow racers with our quality racing products,” said Champ Pans’ Jake Redetzke. “We have had a lot of positive feedback from the drivers that have received certificates. We are very excited to keep the relationship with IMCA and racers going into the future.” Champ Pan certificates will be presented during the national awards banquet in November or mailed beginning the next week from the IMCA home office. Certificates can be applied to purchases from Champ Pans or Champ Brackets, another JR Manufacturing Company. More information about Champ Pans and Champ [Read More]
TORRANCE, Calif. – Edelbrock rewards the accomplishments of IMCA drivers competing with claim engines for a 21st consecutive season. The Torrance, Calif., company gives product and product certificate awards to IMCA Modified, IMCA Sunoco Stock Car, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Smiley’s Racing Products Southern SportMod drivers. Highest finishing claim drivers in point standings for each of the five Modified regions again receive 2975 Victor Jr. intakes while top drivers in the two Stock Car regions receive Edelbrock 2701, 7121 or 2176 intakes. The highest finishing claim engine drivers in both Hobby Stock regions and in national Northern SportMod and Southern SportMod points have a choice between 2701, 7121 or 2176 intakes. Second through fifth place claim engine drivers in each Modified, Stock Car and Hobby Stock region, and in national Northern and Southern SportMod standings all receive $50 product certificates. Twenty-five dollar product certificates go to Modified and Stock Car regional rookies of the year. All Edelbrock awards will be presented during the national banquet in November or mailed beginning [Read More]
RIVERSIDE, N.J. – Twice as many IMCA drivers are in line for post-season awards from RH2 when 2018 point standings become official. The Riverside, N.J., company and official communications supplier for the sanctioning body gives Nitro helmet speakers to national champions and rookies of the year in all eight divisions. This is the first season for rookie of the year awards; all RH2 awards will be presented during the national banquet in November. “RH2 has always been about clear communication. When we had the chance to reach younger and/or newer drivers with our industry-leading Nitro helmet speakers we jumped at the opportunity,” said Gino DiFilippo. “To get a chance to put the best in the hands of new racers was something we just couldn’t overlook.” Information about RH2 products legal for use in sanctioned competition is available at the www.rh2way.com website or by calling 609 876-9530. RH2 is in its ninth year of IMCA sponsorship. “We have seen several champions defend their crown in recent years and wanted to expand the footprint for this great [Read More]