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Deery Series, Stock Car drivers on track for Intercomp IMCA contingency awards

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Intercomp returns for a 21st consecutive sponsorship season with contingency awards for competitors in the Deery Brothers Summer Series and the IMCA Sunoco Stock Car division. The Minneapolis, Minn., company is manufacturer of the official scales for IMCA and will give $100 product certifi­cates to desig­nated place finishers at all events in the series for Late Models and to top 10 drivers in official 2015 point standings for both Arnold Motor Supply Northern and Southern Stock Car regions. Drivers in each division are required to display two Intercomp decals on their race car to be eligible. Certificates can be applied toward the purchase of RFX wireless scales or digital chassis setup equipment. Certificates will be mailed to Late Model drivers the week after Deery Series races are held and presented to Stock Car drivers during the national awards banquet in November. Intercomp manufactures high-performance products for use in the shop or at the track including alignment equipment, tire and shock gauges and lap timers. Information about those prod­ucts is available by calling [Read More]

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Deery Series pole starters receive Justice Brothers/Gillund awards

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (Jan. 23) – Every driver starting on the pole in a Deery Brothers Summer Series main event this season is a guaranteed award winner. Justice Brothers and Gillund Enterprises give a car care package to the driver taking the green from inside row one at all IMCA Late Model tour features again in 2015. Drivers must display two Justice Brothers decals on their race car to be eligible. They’ll receive car care packages once the pole is determined. Ten different drivers enjoyed pole starts over the course of the 2014 Deery Series, with Tyler Bruening, Joel Callahan, Ray Guss Jr. and Justin Kay each drawing the spot twice. One-time pole starters were Mike Cothron, Andy Eckrich, Tommy Elston, Nick Marolf, Jason Rauen and Colby Springsteen. Gillund distributes Justice Brothers Car Care products manufac­tured for high-performance and commercial vehicles and begins its 19th season as a marketing partner with IMCA. The Eden Prairie, Minn., company in­troduced the Deery Series pole starter prize in 2011. Information about the JB brand is available at the [Read More]

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Smiley’s adds Sprint Cars to post-season IMCA program

MESQUITE, Texas – Drivers in a sixth sanctioned division receive awards this season, with the addition of Sprint Cars to the Smiley’s Racing Products program with IMCA. The high-performance parts manu­facturer and distributor gives $50 gift cards to top 10 finishers in national point standings for IMCA Eagle Motorsports RaceSaver Sprint Cars, Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center Southern SportMods and Mach-1 Sport Compacts. Gift cards of the same value, also redeemable at Smiley’s Mesquite, Texas, location go to top 10 drivers in the Razor Chassis South Central Region for IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds, the EngineQuest Southern Region for IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars and the Charger Chassis Southern Region for IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks. “Smiley’s Racing Products is a natural partner with the Sprint Car division and by adding their support it strengthens their presence outside of Texas with our Eagle Motorsports RaceSaver Sprint Cars,” said IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder. “Smiley’s has been a great partner over the years and we appreciate owner Tom Lorenz and his entire staff for their continued support.” Also home to [Read More]

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IMCA Modified, Northern SportMod drivers vie for Jerovetz Motorsports Shock Service awards

SUAMICO, Wis. – Second-year marketing partner Jerovetz Motorsports Shock Service rewards the accomplishments of IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modified and Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod special events competitors again this season. Top five finishers at 30 designated Modified specials and 15 Northern SportMod specials receive gift certificates good toward two free shock rebuilds. Certificates will be mailed from the IMCA home office the week after official results are received. JMSS retails Afco, Bilstein, Fox, Integra, QA1, Penske and JRI shocks, repairs and services shocks of all makes and consults on shock packages for high performance use. The Suamico, Wis., company’s growing list of customers includes two-time defending national Northern SportMod national champion Matt Looft. “It is great to renew this program with JMSS in 2015,” IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder said. “They not only presented certificates last year but serviced racers at special events like Super Nationals, and I anticipate we’ll see then back on Manufacturers’ Row again this year.” More information about shocks and shock services available from Jerovetz Motorsports Shock Service is available by [Read More]

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Scorpion renews awards for drivers with top win totals in each IMCA Modified, Stock region

OCALA, Fla. (Dec. 11) – Scorpion Racing Products makes winning pay off in two IMCA divisions again in 2015. The Ocala, Fla., high performance parts manufacturer and distributor gives a set of Race Series rocker arms to drivers with the most 40-point feature wins in each of the five regions for IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds and in both Arnold Motor Supply regions for IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars. Drivers with the second through fifth highest win totals in each region all receive $100 product certificates. 2015 will be Scorpion’s seventh year as a marketing partner with IMCA and third consecutive season as part of the national decal program for Modifieds. All Modified drivers are required to display two Scorpion decals in a designated location on their race car, and provide photographic proof of decal placement to IMCA to be eligible for national point fund shares. Photos can be emailed to Marketing Director Kevin Yoder at the IMCA home office (kyoder@imca.com). “Scorpion has been a great partner for the past six years and we’re excited about [Read More]

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Victory Chassis Challenge awards 2015 sponsorships to top performers

DES MOINES, Iowa – An exciting season-long competition for IMCA drivers wrapped up Sept. 28 and gave four drivers a head start for the 2015 season. The Victory Chassis Challenge, a new opportunity in 2014, was open to all Victory Chassis drivers in the Modified, SportMod, Hobby Stock, and Stock Car divisions. The Modified and SportMod drivers with the most IMCA sanctioned feature wins each earned a new 2015 Victory Chassis, and the Hobby Stock and Stock Car drivers with the most wins earned a new 2015 Victory Chassis roll cage and floor pan. In the Modified division, Chris Fleming of Union Springs, N.Y., ran away from the field, amassing 28 feature wins. Fleming captured a second straight Eastern Region crown in addition to the 2015 Victory Chassis sponsorship. Shane Swanson of Forest City, Iowa narrowly edged out Doug Smith by virtue of a tiebreaker in the SportMod division. Both drivers tallied 12 wins this season, but it was Swanson, with more national championship points (1,182-1,162) who earned the sponsorship for 2015. A familiar name [Read More]

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10 win decals = $50 gift card

DES MOINES, Iowa – Drivers in all IMCA divisions displaying 10 Karl Performance heat win decals are eligible to receive a $50 gift certificate from the Des Moines high performance parts supplier. Drivers should send a photo of their car proving placement of those decals to Marketing Director Kevin Yoder at the IMCA home office. Yoder’s email address is kyoder@imca.com. Gift certificates will be presented during the national awards banquet next month.

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Harris Auto Racing continues title sponsorship of Super Nationals Modified Race of Champions

BOONE, Iowa – Harris Auto Racing continues title sponsorship of one of the premier events for Modifieds, during the upcoming IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s. For the eighth consecutive year, the Boone, Iowa, chassis manufacturer and high performance parts retailer will provide a portion of the point fund for the Race of Champions, to be held Saturday, Sept. 6 at Boone Speedway. Qualifying for the 12-car, 12-lap $1,000 to win race is open top drivers in local track standings competing at Super Nationals, former national, regional and Super Nationals champions, and to previous race winners. Harris is in its 19th season as an IMCA partner. Owner John Logue is a 10-time qualifier for the Race of Champions and won the event in 2001. The defending race winner is Dustin Smith. “The Harris Auto Racing Modified Race of Champions remains one of the marquee events of any Super Nationals and we get a high volume of calls leading up to it to check on the eligibility status of drivers from across the country,” [Read More]

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Mach-1 signs five-year pact to sponsor IMCA Sport Compacts

ABBOTT, Texas – The company synonymous with IMCA’s Sport Compact division has cemented its title sponsorship status through 2018. Mach-1 Racing of Abbott, Texas, will provide a portion of $1,000 point funds to be paid to top 10 drivers in final national standings for the 4-cylinder class for the next five years. “Owner Gary Mach and Mach-1 have supported this division since the beginning of their sponsorship role with IMCA in 2009 and even more so since becoming title sponsor in 2011,” IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder said. “That support has been instrumental in the growth of the division.” Sport Compact champions will be crowned at more than 40 tracks in nine states this season. More information about Mach-1 support and consulting services is available by calling 254 826-5848. All drivers in the division are required to display two Mach-1 decals on their race car to be eligible for point fund shares.

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IMCA drivers in five divisions get Flow Design awards

WELLINGTON, Kan. – National point standings for five IMCA divisions determine recipient of product or certificate awards from Flow Design. The Wellington, Kan., manufacturer gives carburetor spacers to first through fifth place finishers in the IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modified, IMCA Late Model, IMCA Sunoco Stock Car, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod and Scoggin-Dickey Parts Center Southern SportMod divisions. Sixth through 10th place drivers in national standings for the same divisions get certificates good for 50 percent off the purchase of a carb spacer. Flow Design is in its seventh season as a marketing partner with IMCA. Information about Flow Design-made products is avail­able by calling 620 326-3537. “The carb spacers Flow Design makes continue to be a key component to the rules packages in a variety of divisions. We certainly appreciate their continued support,” IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder said. “Their quality craftsmanship is one reason we ensure their use in our Late Model division and encourage their use in others.”