NAPLES, ME – Oxford Plains Speedway owner and Pro All Stars Series (PASS) President Tom Mayberry is proud to announce an unprecedented title sponsorship for the 42nd Annual Oxford 250 and the PASS North Super Late Models. AIM Recycling USA and Kenny U-Pull will partner to become the new title sponsors for the 42nd Annual Oxford 250 to be contested on August 28-30 at Oxford Plains Speedway. And, the PASS North Super Late Models will also enjoy title sponsorship for the first time in series history as AIM Recycling USA and Kenny U-Pull come on board to sponsor the entire 2015 season. The series will now be known as the PASS AIM Recycling Super Late Models presented by Kenny U-Pull.
“This is a historic day for the Oxford 250 and PASS,” said PASS President Tom Mayberry. “AIM Recycling USA and Kenny U-Pull have stepped up in a big way with their support of the 250 and PASS. We couldn’t be happier to have them join us in 2015. It’s a natural partnership that will see the 42nd Annual AIM Recycling Oxford 250 presented by Kenny U-Pull continue for years to come as the most prestigious event in short track racing. We also appreciate their support of PASS by becoming the first title sponsor in the 15 year history of the series. The PASS AIM Recycling Super Late Models presented by Kenny U-Pull will provide great racing once again for the fans in New England and Canada.”
AIM Recycling is an international company that is based in Montreal, Canada. AIM is a worldwide leader in metal recycling. AIM currently has 31 locations around the globe and recently opened six Maine facilities in Arundel, Portland, Augusta, Oakland, Bangor and Caribou. AIM is a privately owned company, the owner is Mr. Herb Black. Their goal is to continue to expand in Maine and throughout New England.
Kenny U-Pull is a division of AIM and is a used parts super store that offers hundreds of auto parts priced at a fraction of what the consumer would pay from the manufacturer. They currently have 14 self-service auto parts yards throughout Canada and the USA. Kenny U-Pull’s plan is to open more yards in Maine and throughout New England in the coming year. Both companies are enthusiastic about the new union with the Oxford 250 and PASS.
“We are very excited about our new relationship with Oxford Plains Speedway, the PASS tour and the Mayberry family,” said Dick Belisle, Director of Mobile Ops for AIM Recycling USA and Kenny U-Pull. “We are looking forward to a mutually beneficial partnership for many years to come. The fact that PASS holds races in the USA as well as Canada is very important to us. We at AIM recognize that there is a long standing relationship between our customers and the racing community. Because of this relationship, we feel that this union is a perfect fit for us. We are anxiously looking forward to the start of the 2015 racing season and being a part of the historic event known as ‘The Oxford 250.’”
The 2015 season for the PASS AIM Recycling Super Late Models presented by Kenny U-Pull will begin on Saturday, April 18 at Oxford Plains Speedway with the Ripley & Fletcher Ford 150. For the first time ever, the ACT Late Models will be part of a doubleheader with PASS that will also include the PASS Modifieds, Street Stocks and Wicked Cool Midgets.
Drivers from across North America are already entering the 42nd Annual AIM Recycling Oxford 250 presented by Kenny U-Pull and this year’s event looks to be one of the biggest in recent memory. The 42nd Annual AIM Recycling Oxford 250 presented by Kenny U-Pull will take place on Sunday, August 30, with $25,000 going to the winner, plus $25,000 in additional lap leader money. The complete schedule for the busy weekend of racing on August 28-30 can be found at oxfordplains.com or ProAllStarsSeries.com.
The Pro All Stars Series is recognized as North America’s premier sanctioning body for asphalt Super Late Models and boasts such marquee events as the Easter Bunny 150 at Hickory Motor Speedway and the legendary Oxford 250 at Oxford Plains Speedway. For media or marketing questions, please contact Alan Dietz at 704-231-2039 or [email protected] Please visit ProAllStarsSeries.com for more information and don’t forget to “Like” the Pro All Stars Series on Facebook or follow us on Twitter at @PASSSLM14 to keep up with breaking news as it happens.
-PASS Press Release. Photo credit: Lindsay Ellison