Salem, IN (January 18, 2016) – Officials of Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS and Essex Parts Services have announced that AP Racing will continue its Official Product Sponsor programs with CRA for the upcoming 2016 racing season. AP Racing will continue to be the Official Brake System and Brake Fluid of the ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS and the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance. 2016 will be the 11th straight season AP Racing, has supported the ARCA/CRA Super Series with the program and it will be the sixth straight season it has supported the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour.
AP Racing, through its exclusive U.S. Stock Car Distributor Essex Parts Services, will award a pair of AP Racing Brake Discs to the 6th place finisher at each ARCA/CRA Super Series and JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour event during the 2016 season. In addition, AP Racing will award a pair AP Racing Brake Discs to the 6th place finisher in each series final points and to each series Champion, as well as each series Rookie of the Year.
AP Racing Brake Pads will continue to be the Official Brake Pad of CRA and its ARCA/CRA Super Series, JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour, Vore’s Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman Powered by JEGS and the CRA Street Stocks Powered by JEGS. This will be AP Racing’s third season as the Official Brake Pad of CRA.
AP Racing, through its exclusive U.S. Stock Car Distributor Essex Parts Services, will award one box of AP Brake Pads to the fifth place finisher at every event on the 2016 schedule for the all four CRA Series. In addition, AP Racing will award a box of AP Brake Pads to each series Champion and fifth place finisher in final points.
“We are very excited to continue the marketing partnership between AP Racing and CRA for the 2016 season,” remarked Brian Hoppe, Product Manager for Essex Parts Services Inc. “The Official Brake System and Brake Fluid program has worked great for AP Racing the past several seasons, while the Official AP Racing Brake Pads program had a great beginning the last two seasons. We look forward to working with all the CRA Divisions again in 2016!”
“I am extremely happy to have the support of AP Racing again in 2016,” remarked Glenn Luckett, Managing Partner of CRA. “AP has been a great supporter of CRA for the past ten years. We look forward to working with them with all their programs with CRA. I highly encourage all our racers to support AP Racing for their great support of CRA!”
For over 30 years AP Racing has had one aim, to create winners on the racetrack. The world of Motorsports has changed over the years, during that time AP Racing has spearheaded every major development in brake technology. Winning Stock car teams all across the USA use AP Racing brake products. Essex Parts Services now offers one of the most complete lines of Stock Car racing brake products available anywhere. A large range of sizes and options are offered to cover the entire spectrum of Stock Car racing, from high-banked super speedways to the 3/8-mile ovals. AP Racing Brake Systems, Brake Pads and Brake Fluid can be purchased through Essex Parts Services located in Cramerton, North Carolina by calling Brian Hoppe at 704-674-7762, or visit their web site at www.essexparts.com.
More information on all the CRA Series is available at www.cra-racing.com.