Courtesy of CART Online
G.I. Joe's Extends Pact With Portland International Raceway
CART Online (November 26) -- G.I. Joe's, a chain of Northwest retail stores, has renewed its contract to serve as co-title sponsor for the Budweiser/G.I. Joe's 200 Presented by Texaco/Havoline PPG Cup event at Portland International Raceway through the year 1999.
The announcement was made last week by Bill Hildick, chairman of the Portland Rose Festival Association Race Committee, and Norm Daniels, president of G.I. Joe's.
"The Portland Rose Festival Association is proud to continue its long relationship with G.I. Joe's," Hildick said. "G.I. Joe's has been a long-time supporter of major-league auto racing in the Pacific Northwest, and with their ongoing support, we will move this event to the next level."
The 15th annual Budweiser/G.I. Joe's 200 Presented by Texaco/Havoline is scheduled for June 19-21 at Portland International Raceway.
You can call (503) 236-8006 for tickets.