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Ventura Kicks Off 2012 Contingency Program

Ventura Kicks Off 2012 Contingency Program

In 2012, competitors in the VRA Sprint Car and Senior Sprint divisions will get a little extra from winning their heat races. With the help of these great companies Ventura Raceway will offer $25 product certificates from each company to the winner of the corresponding sponsor’s heat race.

Dan Wheeler’s Extreme Mufflers will sponsor VRA Sprint Car Heat #1. Extreme is adding heat race sponsorship to their involvement with Ventura Raceway as they are already an approved muffler supplier by VRA. Extreme’s mufflers help make it possible for the sprint car to adhere to the track’s strict sound limits. Visit Extreme on the web at

Senior Sprint Heat #1 goes to SpinTech Mufflers. Spin Tech is another approved VRA muffler supplier. SpinTech is led by former sprint car driver Ron DiDonato and as a California sprint car racer; Ron knows the importance of a quiet race car but maintaining the horsepower. Visit SpinTech on the web at

Heat #2 for the VRA Sprint Cars and Senior Sprints is sponsored by LRB Manufacturing. LRB is owned and operated by Rob Balga and located in Shingle Springs, CA. LRB is well known for their support of winged racing in Northern California and for 2012 they’re returning to Ventura as a heat race sponsor. Visit LRB on the web at

BR Motorsports has heat #3 covered for the VRA Sprint Cars and the Senior Sprints. 1992 National Sprint Car Poll Rookie of the Year Blake Robertson’s company has supported race teams and tracks for many years. Robertson’s product company, King Racing Products, also sponsors Ventura native Josh Ford. Visit BR Motorsports on the web at

The fourth and final VRA Sprint Car heat race is supported by Kaeding Performance. The name Kaeding is nationally known when it comes to any type of sprint car racing. Led by father Brent, along with his sons Tim and Bud, the Kaeding’s have amassed a resume in sprint car racing comparable to the best. Kaeding Performance is also returning to Ventura as a heat race sponsor. Visit Kaeding Performance on the web at

In addition to the heat race sponsors, the competitor voted to the hard luck award will receive a $100 product certificate from DJ Safety. DJ Safety manufactures belts, helmets, fire suits and more for everything from race cars to off-road vehicles, and kids to adults.

For the driver who passes the most cars in the VRA Sprint Car feature, Weld Wheels will award a $50 product certificate.

Ventura Raceway is proud to be associated with these companies and delighted to be able to offer competitors the chance to use their great products. They are also in the process of pursuing sponsors for their Modified, Dwarf Car, and Sport Compact heat races. If your company would like to be involved contact Noel Dawson at (805) 985-5433 Ext 115 for more information

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