Salem, IN – Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS officials are pleased to announce that there will be a return visit to downtown Indianapolis and the Crowne Plaza Indianapolis Downtown at Union Station, for the 2017 Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS Awards Banquet, which will once again be presented by Shepherd Insurance. The event will take place on Friday, January 5th, 2018, honoring the first ever CRA Chase Champions and all the top 10 teams in 2017 points from the ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS, the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance, the Vore’s Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman Powered by JEGS and the Lawrence Towing CRA Street Stocks Powered by JEGS.
“The last four Awards Banquets were such great successes, that we went right to work to secure the same venue for the 2017 Awards Banquet,” remarked R.J. Scott, Managing Partner with CRA. “We are very happy to keep the CRA Awards Banquet in exciting downtown Indy and back to the elegant Crowne Plaza Indianapolis with the support of Shepherd Insurance. We look forward to celebrating the 2017 season with all our award winners!”
There will be a reception starting at 6 pm on Friday, January 5th. Dinner will be served at 7 pm with the Awards Presentation starting at about 8 pm. After the awards presentation, there will be drawings for the attendees from all four CRA divisions. Teams must be present to receive any awards. In all over $120,000 in cash and product awards will be distributed to the CRA teams at the 2017 CRA Awards Banquet Presented by Shepherd Insurance.
After all the awards presentations, there will be another round of CRA Survivor, a fun elimination game for everyone that is present, that will award $500 in cash to the final Survivor.
The Crowne Plaza Indianapolis Downtown is conveniently located at 123 W. Louisiana St at the historic Union Station. Union Station still operates as an active train station. The muffled rumblings of trains regularly passing through ads to the ambiance of staying in the hotel. Whether you're lodging in an authentic Pullman train car guest room or a spacious suite, their guests enjoy fabulous perks, such as free Internet access, room service, Fitness and Business Centers, an indoor pool and the Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage® program. The 2017 Awards Banquet will take place in the beautiful Grand Hall again. Attendees can reserve sleeping rooms by contacting the Crowne Plaza at 317- 631-2221, be sure to mention the Reservation Code, CRA, when making room reservations.
More information on Champion Racing Association, including the 2017 CRA Awards Banquet Presented by Shepherd Insurance invitation and RSVP form, is available at www.cra-racing.com.
-CRA Press Release & Photo