Irwindale, Calif. - - It's official! NAPA Auto Parts and NAPA Auto Care Centers have become the Official Auto Parts Suppliers of Irwindale Speedway. NAPA, one of Irwindale Speedway's longest associations, has announced its increased participation in the Speedway. "We've been involved at Irwindale almost from day one, and we're very proud to have been named as a member of Irwindale Speedway's family of official products and suppliers," said Jason Pugh, NAPA's regional sales manager.

NAPA will be the presenting sponsor of the November 10 Winston West event "The Jani-King 250 presented by NAPA Auto Parts and the local Auto Care Centers", and has plans for augmented hospitality at the Speedway including both dealer and customer functions throughout the 2001 racing season.

"We echo Jason's delight in this broadened association between the Speedway and NAPA. All of our contacts with them in the past have been very successful and most cordial," said Irwindale VP Bob DeFazio. "The NAPA people are the very best at what they do, and their becoming the official auto parts supplier for a track like Irwindale is very fitting."

-Irwindale Speedway