LAKE ST. LOUIS, Mo. --
Thu, 11 Apr 2013, 21:25 PM
ADRL Contingency Awards Explode to More Than $650,000
Courtesy of Autographix Motorsports Communication
Photo credit: Roger Richards/ADRL
Officials from the American Drag
Racing League announced today, that coming off of a hugely successful
season opening Dragpalooza IX event at Rockingham Dragway, they have
signed a multitude of new sponsors. As a result, the contingency awards
to their competitors have exploded to more than $650,000 for the 2013
ADRL Tour presented by Speedtech.
"The phones have been ringing off of the hook since Rockingham," said
ADRL President Kenny Nowling. "I think a lot of companies were taking a
wait-and-see approach and I can't blame them for that. There was a
significant amount of changes within the ADRL during the off season.
Based on the response that we have received since our season opener, it
appears that the industry agrees they were definitely changes for the
The list of companies that have signed on with the ADRL over the past
few weeks is a virtual Who's Who of recognizable names that include
Altronics, Chassis Engineering, Davis Technologies, Edelbrock, Flatout
Gaskets, Flying A Motorsports, Hardee's, LAT Racing Oils, MSD, Plattinum
Products, Powersource Transportation, ProThings, Racepak, Ross Racing
Pistons and VP Racing Fuels.
"Our work is nowhere close to done," continued Nowling. "Thanks to the
amazing show put on by our racers and the huge amount of fans that
attend our events, we have a fantastic product to sell to marketing
partners. It is an exciting time for the entire ADRL family, but I can
promise you that the best is yet to come!"