Category Archives: ROC Race of Champions Series

JERICO PERFORMANCE PRODUCTS JOINS RACE OF CHAMPIONS ASPHALT MODIFIED SERIES

CONTINGENCY MARKETING PARTNER TO PRESENT “JAMMIN’ GEARS AWARD”

Jerico Performance Products to present $50 Per Race and $1,000 certificate to Series Champion-

 Concord, North Carolina – (March 28, 2018) – Jerico Performance Products has joined the Race of Champions as contingency partner for the 2018 season and present asphalt modified series racers with an additional $50 per event, while the Series champion will receive a $1,000 Jerico Performance Products certificate as part of the Series Championship awards.

At each race during the 2018 season the Jerico Performance Products “Jammin’ Gears” Award of $50 will be presented to the competitor who passes the most cars during the qualifying race and feature events. In the event of a tie in this category, the tie will be broken by which competitor posted the fastest qualifying time during group time trials.

“This is an exciting opportunity for Jerico Performance Products to reward competitors who rely on our products with a little extra reward each night based on their performance,” stated Jody Rawson, General Manager with Jerico Performance Products. “We also wanted to recognize the Series champion with a special award and recognize their accomplishments for a special season that led them to the series title.”

Jerico Performance Products, a division of Hemmingson Enterpises, Inc., since 1980 is a performance product manufacturer specializing in high performance transmissions. Visit www.jericoperformance.com for more information.

The Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series will kick off at Lancaster National Speedway on Saturday, May 12, 2018 and culminates with the running of the 68th Annual Race of Champions 250, the Northeast’s marquee event at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pa., on Saturday, September 29, 2018.

The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast, with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The 68th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2018 and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.

For more information, contact Race of Champions Media at media@rocmodifiedseries.com

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PAVEDTRACKDIGEST.COM TO OFFER BONUS THROUGHOUT RACE OF CHAMPIONS SEASON TO QUALIFYING RACE WINNERS

-Paved Track Digest to Give Modified Qualifying Race Winners $100 at 68th Annual Race of Champions 250-

Brewerton, New York – (March 27, 2018) – Pavedtrackdigest.com will once again be a media and marketing partner for the Race of Champions with an enhanced program for the 2018 season. Besides bonus points in qualifying races, PavedTrackDigest.com has posted $600 in award money to be broken down to the drivers that win the most qualifying races during the 2018 season.

The driver who records the most qualifying race wins will receive an additional $300, the second most $200 and the third most $100. In addition each qualifying race winner for the 68th Annual Race of Champions 250 will receive $100 from PavedTrackDigest.com

“The Race of Champions Series offers quality exciting racing from start to finish and we wanted to add to that in our appreciation of the talent competing within the Series,” stated Mike Mallett, co-owner of PavedTrackDigest.com. “The Race of Champions has become a great partner of ours and we are looking to continue to build on our long standing relationship. This is a great opportunity to reward the racers even more for their efforts.”

Since assembling a group of investors to purchase the rights to operate DirtTrackDigest.com several years ago, Dirt Track Digest Motorsports Media LLC., has established PavedTrackDigest.com to provide media and publicity exposure for tracks, sanctioning bodies, series and racers in all genres of short track racing throughout North America.

To be eligible for any of the prize money competitors will be required to display PavedTrackDigest.com decals on their racing machines.

The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast, with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The 68th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2018 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania as part of Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.

For more information, contact;

Race of Champions Media at media@rocmodifiedseries.com

Follow us on Twitter; Instagram and Facebook; @RoCModSeries or visit our website: www.rocmodifiedseries.com

RACE OF CHAMPIONS ANNOUNCES THREE RACE FOUR-CYLINDER SERIES TO CONCLUDE 2018 SEASON

-Four Cylinder Champion to be Honored at Race of Champions Season Celebration–

Buffalo, New York (March 24, 2018) – In 2018 Four-Cylinder competitors from around the region will have an opportunity to earn a Race of Champions championship. The Series will give racers an opportunity to compete in three unique events that will help close out an exciting season of racing.  When the 2018 Champions are crowned in January they will receive a Champions Helmet, Hoosier Championship Jacket and Sign Board from Pilat Design (Waterloo, NY) honoring their accomplishments.

The three race events will take place on Friday, August 31, at Spencer Speedway in Williamson, NY, as part of the 30th Annual U.S. Open at Lancaster National Speedway and a part of the Race of Champions weekend at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, PA.

Last season the Four Cylinders competed in an exciting event at Lake Erie Speedway a part of the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend with Kenny Hejna earning the victory.

The rules that applied at last season’s Race of Champions event will once again apply for the 2018 season for the Spencer and Lake Erie events;

o    Track Rules will apply.

o    Track Weight will be used.

o    Declaration of home track/rules package will be based on individual track championship point standings. The track in which a competitor has the most points will be the competitor’s declared home track/rules package.

o    The car, as presented, must meet the rules specified for that of the track that is declared as the competitor’s home track.

o    The use of racing wheels will not be permitted.

o    If using racing tires in competition, the car must have the same tire on all four (4) corners and add 100 lbs.

o    Home track, engine size, and weight must be declared, written on duct tape and displayed visibly on the hood.

All three races will pay $300 to win and $50 to start.

2018 Race of Champions Four-Cylinder Series

Friday                      August                     31                            Spencer Speedway

Saturday                  September              21                            Lancaster National Speedway

Saturday                  September              29                            Lake Erie Speedway

The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The 68th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2018 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pa., on September 27, 28 and 29. It is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.