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NEW ERA CAP TO PROVIDE THE OFFICIAL HEADWEAR FOR THE RACE OF CHAMPIONS

-Internationally Recognized Headwear Brand Joins Race of Champions Family of Partners-

Buffalo, New York (April 13, 2018) – Race of Champions Series Management has partnered with the iconic headwear brand, New Era Cap, to be the official headwear brand for the Race of Champions.

This spring, New Era will introduce caps donning the Race of Champions logo mark on one of its core styles, the 9FORTY. The caps are being sold at the Race of Champions events throughout Series schedule of races.

“This is an excellent opportunity for New Era Cap to continue to grow and expand within the world of motorsports,” stated Billy Rieck, assistant motorsports manager, New Era. “The Race of Champions has proven over the years to be an important series in motorsports and it was an easy decision to partner with them.”

 ABOUT NEW ERA CAP:
Since 1920, New Era has been hand-crafting the finest headwear in the world. Today, with apparel and accessories lines, the brand is a market leader rooted in sports and an influencer of street and lifestyle culture around the globe. With over 500 licenses in its portfolio, New Era is the brand of choice in the worlds of sport, fashion, music and entertainment.  The Company is headquartered in Buffalo, N.Y., and its products are sold in more than 80 countries. For more information on New Era’s global offices and partnerships, visit www.neweracap.com and social channels @neweracap.

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 with primary marketing partners Hoosier Racing Tire, VP Racing Fuels, Upstate Automotive Group, Waddell Communications, Pilat Graphic Design, Jerico Performance, TDH Refrigeration, Sherwood Racing Wheels, PavedTrackDigest.com and Speed51.com. The 68th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2018 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.

VP RACING FUELS PARTNERS WITH RACE OF CHAMPIONS TO BECOME THE OFFICIAL FUEL

-VP Lubricants and Additives Entitled as Official Lubricant and Additives for Race of Champions–

-Driver’s Point Fund to Become More Lucrative-

San Antonio, Texas (March 29, 2017) – VP Racing Fuels and Race of Champions management are proud to announce VP Racing Fuels will be the Official Fuel, as well as Official Lubricant and Official Additives partner, for the next three (3) seasons with the Race of Champions Series family.

Competitors using the only two (2) fuels designated by the Race of Champions – C12 and VP110 – will not see a price increase for the fuel they purchase, however, they will see a point fund increase. Drivers in the asphalt Modified Series will compete for an additional $2,500 to win the Series championship making the title worth $7,500 in cash and $8,500 in total value for the 11 race schedule. Drivers in the Asphalt Sportsman, Late Model, and Dirt Sportsman will all compete for a minimum of $1,000 to win each Series championship and additional monies throughout the paid positions in each point fund, making the total cash point fund to over $50,000.

“This is a great addition to our VP Racing Fuels family of Series,” stated Alan Cerwick, president of VP Racing Fuels. “Our brand is growing and we recognized a passionate group of racers within the Race of Champions and we are excited and truly proud to contribute to their program. We welcome them to our family and look forward to building a long-standing relationship with them that lasts for years to come.”

VP Racing Fuels will activate their sponsorship with on-track presence at selected events in addition to technical assistance. VP Racing Fuel will also honor any existing fuel vouchers to aide competitors in the transition.

Race of Champions management will offer competitors a two-race burn off period in all divisions for any fuel previously purchased or inventoried.

An informative meeting held at the Genesee River Restaurant and Reception Center on Wednesday, April 18 at 7 p.m. with VP Racing Fuel representatives present along with Race of Champions management to respond to any questions competitors may have.

For more information regarding VP Racing Fuels, please visit www.vpracingfuels.com or contact; OvalTrackTech@vpracingfuels.com – (302) 521-1767.

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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