AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 7, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Dodge has prolonged its contract as the title rights sponsor of the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Mello Yello Drag Racing Collection occasion at Maple Grove Raceway for the 2017 period, Dodge and also NHRA introduced today.
The 33rd annual Dodge NHRA Nationals will be held Sept. 21-24 and serves as the second race in the six-race NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Champion. The occasion will certainly be a crucial stop for racers who are battling for a globe champion at the final thought of the period.
" The Dodge NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway is just one of the premiere events on the NHRA Drag Racing Series calendar," said Brad Gerber, NHRA vice president and also primary development officer. "The fan base in the area is just one of one of the most devoted in the country and followers will witness leading NHRA racers battling during the countdown to the champion."
Dodge's commitment to the sport of NHRA Drag Competing continues to be strengthened as those that take on Dodge lorries in the Super Supply and also Stock classes in the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series will be qualified for extra reward money during the program of the year. Newly presented for 2017, the Dodge Top Finisher honor awards $500 each to the Supply as well as Super Supply drivers in a Dodge or Plymouth lorry that progress the farthest during removals at each of the 24 NHRA National occasions.
" Prolonging the Dodge collaboration with the NHRA as well as Maple Grove Raceway is an easy choice. Dodge belongs at the drag strip," said Tim Kuniskis, Head of Automobile Brands-- Dodge, SRT, Chrysler as well as FIAT, FCA - North America. "The raw horse power as well as power that trembles the championship-winning Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car at NHRA weekend breaks inspires the horse power and performance really feel discovered across the complete line of Dodge vehicles."
A new Dodge exhibit will certainly likewise be presented on Suppliers Midway at 15 events this year. Furthermore, the second yearly Mopar Huge Block Event complimentary fan-admission event will certainly take place on Thursday, Sept. 21 together with the Dodge NHRA Nationals.
NHRA presents 24 national events including the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Competing Series, NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Competing Collection and also NHRA J&A Solution Pro Mod Drag Racing Series.2005 ford f250 grill
NHRA gives competition chances for motorists of all degrees in the NHRA Summit Competing Collection and also the NHRA Drags: Road Legal Design offered by AAA. NHRA likewise offers NHRA Jr. Road program for teens as well as the Top Competing Jr. Drag Racing Organization for youth ages 5 to 17. In addition, NHRA has and also runs five auto racing facilities: Atlanta Dragway in Georgia; Gainesville Raceway in Florida; National Trail Raceway in Ohio; Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis; as well as Car Club Raceway at Pomona in Southern California. To find out more, browse through to NHRA.com, or visit the official NHRA pages on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram as well as Twitter.
Concerning Dodge as well as SRT Brands
The Dodge brand name is America's mainstream performance brand name. With the purification of the brand name and also loan consolidation with SRT, Dodge is concentrating on its performance roots with every design it uses. The Dodge and SRT brand names supply a complete schedule of efficiency cars that stand out within their very own segments. Dodge is the mainstream performance brand and also SRT is positioned as the best performance halo of the Dodge brand, together creating a full and well balanced efficiency brand name with one vision and also one voice.
From muscle mass vehicles to minivans, crossovers and also full-size SUVs, the Dodge brand's complete lineup of 2017 designs provide best-in-class horse power, class-exclusive technology, unrivaled capability and a multitude of cool attributes, such as LED headlamps, Dodge signature racetrack tail lamps, energetic exhaust, cold-air induction, 8.4-inch touchscreen Uconnect infomercial centers as well as 7-inch adjustable scale collections, to name a few. For the 2017 version year, the Dodge brand lineup features the 25th anniversary Viper, Durango, Grand Campers, Journey, Charger and also Challenger, including the new Battery charger Daytona and Challenger T/A, as well as the 707-horsepower Opposition SRT Hellcat, one of the most powerful and also fastest muscle mass auto ever before and the Charger SRT Hellcat, the quickest, fastest and most powerful sedan in the world.