Title and Event Sponsors ($10,000 or more)
ChallengerFest is an annual gathering of Mopar drag racers and show car owners in Bowling Green, KY. This fantastic group of over 300 Mopar fans gathers every year to show cars, drag race and raise funds for Racing4Vets service-disabled motorsports program. Visit ChallengerFest at www.challengerfest.net.
The Superior Bearing & Supply is a wholesale distributor that offers a full line of bearings, rod ends, oil seals, bushings, rings, nuts and more for motorsports, agriculture, drilling and oil & gas needs. Superior Bearing & Supply has been an innovative, competitive force in these combined industries for over 30 years. Visit their website at at www.superiorbearings.com or (800) 423-5318.
Pasco County Sheriff’s Office serves and protects the citizens of Pasco County, Florida. Pasco County Sheriffs have donated equipment, expertise and fundraising efforts to assist our Veteran Auto Racing Program in Tampa, Florida. Visit Pasco County Sheriff’s Office at www.pascosheriff.com and follow them on Facebook at facebook.com/pascosheriff
DANA Heating & Air Conditioning provides top-quality heating, air conditioning and construction services throughout Southern Florida from New Port Richey, Florida. They support Racing4Vets by providing auto shop and office space for our Tampa chapter automotive program. Visit DANA Heating & Air Conditioning on Facebook at facebook.com/DANAkeepsyoucool
Clenzoil is used by military, law enforcement and civilian personnel as a cleaner, lubricant and protectant for high grade weapons, weapon systems and firearms. Clenzoil products are also used for high performance racing, manufacturing, marine and transportation applications. Clenzoil supports Racing4Vets by providing lubricants and event sponsorship to our Tampa chapter automotive program. Visit Clenzoil at www.clenzoil.com
Platinum Sponsors ($5,000 or more)
Full Throttle Indoor Karting is a premier indoor kart racing facility in the Cincinnati, Ohio area. Full Throttle sponsors the Racing4Vets injured veterans karting program by providing track time on their huge indoor track and kart rental free of charge to our injured and disabled veterans. Visit Full Throttle at www.cincykarting.com and follow them on Twitter at @FTIK_Cincy
Chilly Performance is a full-service racing shop in Tampa, Florida. Chilly Performance sponsors the Racing4Vets injured veterans auto racing and track day program by providing free access to their fabrication shop, training, transportation and veteran career training. Visit Chilly Performance at www.chillyperformance.com or (813) 374-0201.
Gold Sponsors ($2,500 or more)
Modern Street HEMI Shootout is a Hemi drag racing series focused on close and fun competition. Their “Heads Up” format is a major draw to versus other late model HEMI drag races, which use a bracket/index format only. MSHS owns numerous major late model Hemi internet bulletin boards such as LXForums.com, Cherokeesrt8.com and ModernMoparForum.com. Modern Street HEMI Shootout supports Racing4Vets through donations and annual ChallengerFest meets. Visit Modern Street HEMI Shootout at www.hemirace.com
High Horse Performance is an online retailer of high performance racing and street parts. High Horse Performance was founded by a U.S. Air Force Veteran and is dedicated to superior service, the right parts and reasonable prices. High Horse Performance supports Racing4Vets through donations and annual ChallengerFest meets. Visit High Horse Performance at www.highhorseperformance.com
Ohio Valley Karting Association is a preeminent outdoor kart racing organization headquartered in Camden, Ohio for over 40 years. OVKA has been a holding kart races since 1964, making it one of the oldest and most successful karting organizations in the United States. OVKA has sponsored Racing4Vets for the entire 2013 race season in the 420 Clone kart class. Visit OVKA at www.ovka.com and Facebook here.
Stepps Towing Services in West Central Florida has been providing reliable, high integrity towing and transportation services for over 50 years from 10 locations across Florida. Stepps experts tow it all – from rig rollovers to buried tractors to trolley cars. Stepps Towing provides transportation and support services to our Tampa Auto Racing Program. Contact Stepps Towing Services at www.steppstowing.com or (800) 330-8651.
Silver Sponsors ($1,000 or more)
The Petty Family Foundation was founded by the family of NASCAR champion Richard Petty. The foundation is built on a strong belief in family values, integrity, education and compassion for others. Its goal is to enrich the lives of families affected by serious illness and injury through a variety of charitable events and educational programs. Visit the Petty Family Foundation at www.pettyfamilyfoundation.org.
Kooks Custom Headers offers custom and production performance exhaust systems hundreds of vehicle applications. For the past 50 years, Kooks has concentrated its efforts in the racing world. From drag to circle track, road racing, motorcycle, and even offshore boats, Kook’s Headers has helped set records and win races. Some of the biggest and most dominant names in NHRA, ADRL, IHRA, NMCA, NMRA, NASCAR, SCCA, and NASA and continue to run Kook’s headers and win championships. Follow Kooks on Facebook at Facebook.com/KooksHeaders, on Twitter @KooksHeaders and visit their website at KooksHeaders.com
RC Madness of Enfield CT is one of the largest remote control hobby shops in the United States. RC Madness holds regular RC races on multiple indoor and outdoor tracks. They have a huge selection of RC cars, trucks, helicopters, airplanes, boats and a huge array of parts and tools. RC Madness holds fundraisers to benefit Racing4Vets. Contact RC Madness at www.rcmadness.com or (860) 741-6501.
Welcome Home Veterans Living Military Museum in Mooresville, NC is called “The Most Patriotic Coffee Shop in America. Founded by Richard Warren, a U.S. Army, Vietnam combat pilot who flew a Huey attack helicopter with the callsign “Mustang 53”, Welcome Home Veterans was formed to serve as a gathering place for veterans of all ages and houses a large collection of military artifacts, awards, magazines and newspaper articles in the United States. Follow Welcome Home Veterans on Twitter @RichardsCoffeeS and Facebook at facebook.com/RichardsCoffeeShopMilitaryMuseumor visit WelcomeHomeVeteran.org
Bronze Sponsors ($500 or more)
Sutliff & Stout, PLLC is a Houston, Texas is a law firm specializing in personal injury cases. The firm was founded on the belief that every individual, regardless of wealth or social standing, is entitled to the highest quality legal representation. Sutliff & Stout is committed to serving clients with compassion, personal attention and respect. Sutliff & Stout can be contacted at www.myhoustoninjuryattorneys.com or (713) 987-7111.
Proformance Unlimited Inc. has been the nation’s leader in custom-built crate engines since 1978. Proformance Unlimited engines power Ford, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Pontiac and Oldsmobile high performance vehicles, including fuel injected and carbureted applications. Led by award winning engine builder, Doug Mascaritola, Proformance Unlimited builds over three hundred engines a year and pays close attention to detail on each and every engine. Contact Proformance Unlimited at www.proformanceunlimited.com or (800) 267-3940.
SignTech of Cincinnati, OH designs, manufacturers and installs top quality visual communication media for business promotion. SignTech specializes in large format vehicle graphics and signs, using the latest technology in printing. SignTech employs highly trained and experienced staff who deliver the finest quality production and customer service. Visit SignTech at www.signtech-signs.com.
KBE Building Corporation designs, builds and manages top quality residential and commercial properties in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. KBE was recently awarded the 2013 Gold Award for Building Construction by the Design Build Institute of America for its Armed Forces Reserve Center in Middletown, CT. KBE has sponsored Racing4Vets annually, starting in 2013. Please visit KBE at www.kbebuilding.com.
Supporters and Partners
Speedy’s Garage is a custom racing shop located in North Carolina focused on Chrysler MOPAR drag racing performance. “Speedy” organizes the world-famous ChallengerFest in Bowling Green, KY each year featuring 200+ Chrysler drag race and show cars and raises funds to support Racing4Vets. Visit Speedy’s Garage at www.speedysgarage.net
Zeigler Transmission & Auto Repair is a full service transmission and auto repair shop located in Oldsmar, Florida. Zeigler provides top quality transmission services to Racing4Vets’ Tampa, Florida automotive program. Visit Zeigler Transmission & Auto Repair at www.zeiglertransmissions.com or call 727-568-7800.
Appco Racing is a full service kart racing shop and kart team located in Monroe, Ohio. Appco sponsors Racing4Vets karting teams with top quality products and services, mechanical support and kart industry relationships. Appco can be contacted at www.appcoracing.net or (513) 539-9900. Visit Appco on Facebook.
PFM Parts of Brookville, Ohio specializes in top quality kart racing motors and equipment. PFM builds our Racing4Vets “420 Clone” kart racing motors for our injured veteran outdoor kart racing team. PFM Parts can be contacted at www.pfmparts.com or (574) 651-7223.
Scott Bates Designs is a motorsports graphics design shop run by disabled U.S. Marine veteran Scott Bates. Scott designed the Racing4Vets logo, and has designed the paint schemes for many NASCAR teams. Connect with Scott on Twitter @ernhrtfan
Rick Ellison Racing is an NHRA Unleashed and NMCA drag racing team led by retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel Rick Ellison, who served with the 82nd Airborne, 101st Airborne, 1st CAV and 5th Special Forces. In 2011, Rick drove to the Modern Hemi Shootout Series Championship in his 800+ horsepower Challenger and is racing with Petty’s Garage sponsorship in 2013. Rick Ellison Racing supports Racing4Vets through motorsports industry outreach and fundraising at our injured veterans events. Connect with Rick on Facebook at www.facebook.com/rickellisonracing and Twitter at @1HEMIMOPAR
American Legion Riders, Ohio
American Legion Riders Post 224, Massachusetts
Cliff Nelson Motorsports, Connecticut
Lawsuit Legal, Florida
IHS Pharmacy, Ohio
Walmart Foundation, Arkansas