Hoosier Racing Tire of Lakeville, Indiana, has a long standing tradition of providing “Tires Designed for Champions” and for the next five-years they will provide the Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Fueled by Sunoco the tires that competitors utilize in all series and special events.
“We have a long standing history with Modified racing on asphalt and dirt in the Northeast” stated Hoosier Racing Tire sales manager Paul Menting. “Hoosier is excited to be a part of a great tradition that we believe has a bright future. Our commitment level is to provide racers with a quality product that they can rely on at every event.”
For the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series competitors will use the M20 / 2020 (left side) and M30 (right side) tire for competition only at the events held at Mahoning Valley Speedway while all other events in this Series will utilize the M30 (left side) and M45 (right side) designations.
The Race of Champions Dirt Modified and Dirt Sportsman Modified Series will see competitors having the option of using the D300 or D400 Modified Tire designation which has been utilized now for several years.
“Hoosier Racing Tire is one of the most recognizable names in the motorsports industry,” offered Joe Skotnicki, with the Race of Champions. “Their commitment to the competitors and supplying teams with the proper product for the application is second to none and we are proud to have them as our partner and tire supplier as we look ahead to an exciting 2016 season and the years to come.”
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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 66th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2016 and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.
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