Shakelton Auto & Truck Center Partners with Five Mile Point in 2016
June 25, 2016 - Five Mile Point Speedway is gearing up for one of the biggest July months in the history of the speedway. We are excited to announce the newly formed partnership with Shakelton Auto & Truck Parts for the upcoming DIRTCar Super Dirt Series event on Tuesday, July 12th.
DIRTCAR SUPER DIRT SERIES EVENT QUICKLY APPROACHING AT FIVE MILE POINT SPEEDWAY ON TUESDAY, JULY 12TH. SHAKELTON AUTO & TRUCK CENTERS SIGNS ON AS PRESENTING EVENT SPONSOR FOR HUGE MODIFIED EVENT AT FMP.
KIRKWOOD, NY…The biggest event of the 2016 Five Mile Point Speedway racing season is just around the corner with the running of the Super DIRTCar Series for Modifieds on Tuesday, July 12th. ShakeltonAuto & Truck Centers has just signed on as the presenting sponsor of the huge Modified special at the quarter mile oval. Racing on that night will begin at 7:15 p.m.
Shakelton Auto & Truck Centers are official NAPA parts stores throughout the northeast and a big partner with the annual Super Dirt Week for DIRTCar Modifieds each fall. George Shakleton, the owner of ShakeltonAuto & Truck Centers sponsors several race teams throughout the northeast including DIRTCar Modified star Danny Johnson.
The Shakelton Auto & Truck Centers name can also be found on the car of weekly Five Mile Point Speedway Modified talent Anthony Perrego. The new association for Shakelton Auto & Truck Centers is a natural fit at Five Mile Point Speedway with the upcoming Super DIRTCar Series Modified special on Tuesday, July 12th.
George Shakelton commented on the partnership, “I grew up going to Five Mile Point Speedway and we are excited to partner on this event. Last year’s Super DIRTCar Series event at FMP was a thriller and we are really looking forward to our involvement in this year’s race.”
Shakelton Auto & Truck Centers have several locations up and down the Route 17/I86 corridor with stores nearby in Monticello, NY, Liberty, NY and Roscoe, NY.
Five Mile Point Speedway owner Andrew Harpell remarked, “We are very pleased to have the support of Shakelton Auto & Truck Centers for the Super DIRTCar Series event at Five Mile Point Speedway. With the support of several teams and now our event, it certainly shows their commitment to short track racing and for the continued growth of our level of racing.”
For more information on the upcoming Shakelton Auto & Truck Parts Super DIRTCar Series event please contact Five Mile Point Speedway at 607-775-5555 or log on to www.5milepointspeedway.com. You can also visit Shakelton Auto & Truck Parts online at www.shaksauto.com.