Dodge has signed on as title sponsor of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. The national NHRA drag racing event takes place at Bandimere Speedway in Denver in July.
2018 Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals
The 2018 Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals Powered by Mopar marks the 30th year that Fiat Chrysler brands are race sponsors, making it one of the longest partnerships in motorsports. Mopar stands with Dodge as presenting sponsor for the challenging high-altitude event.
“Performance and competition fuel Dodge owners and the Dodge//SRT team every day,” said Steve Beahm, Head of Passenger Cars, Dodge//SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA – North America. “The sounds, smells and thrills of drag racing bring this attitude to life for the thousands of Dodge and Mopar fans who make the Mile-High NHRA Nationals a ‘must-see’ event.”
The 39th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals Powered by Mopar runs July 20-22, 2018. It’s staged in the Rocky Mountains, continuing its decades-long association with Bandimere Speedway and NHRA racing.
Dodge also returns for a third consecutive year as title sponsor of Dodge NHRA Nationals in Reading, Pennsylvania from September 13-16, 2018.
The partnership of Dodge and Mopar in NHRA includes increased sponsorship of Leah Pritchett’s Top Fuel dragster, continuing support as primary sponsor of Matt Hagan’s Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car and a new 4,800-square-foot exhibit that combines the brands’ rigs to form one of the largest displays on the NHRA Manufacturers Midway.
[Source: FCA Press Release]
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