by Dean Reynolds

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Duralite Racing Wheels for Holdenville, Ok. became the latest manufacturer to join the long list of sponsors for the Empire Super Sprint (ESS) 2001 season.

Duralite has been a major force in sprint car wheel making for many years and ESS would like to welcome them aboard their family. Duralite will provide the winner of each A-Main during the 2001 season $50 off a Duralite wheel. Winners can obtain any amount of certificates during the year. Duralite will also provide a wheel to be given away at the season ending banquet in November.

For more information on Duralite Wheels feel free to log on to or for any other ESS sponsor log on to and click on to the sponsor page. Most sponsor logos are linked to their site. With new additions such as Duralite not only will the 2001 season be the most exciting in the 18 years history of ESS but also the most lucrative.