Engine Pro & Victor Reinz Stay on Board with ASCS Sprints on Dirt

TULSA, Okla. (December 21, 2007) -- Following yet another successful year and with its 29th year of Sprint Car racing action around the corner, the ASCS Sprints on Dirt is proud to announce that series sponsors Engine Pro and Victor Reinz will once again be on board.

Engine Pro has renewed to remain as title sponsor of the ASCS Sprints on Dirt, while Victor Reinz has renewed as well to continue as the series presenting sponsor for the third consecutive year.

"We're thrilled to have Engine Pro and Victor Reinz continue their relationship with the ASCS Sprints on Dirt," series director Mike Olrich commented. "The fact that these two fine organizations both recognize the benefits and values associated with the ASCS Sprints on Dirt says a lot about the positive direction the series continues to go."

The Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by Victor Reinz completed its 28th year of sanctioning Sprint Car racing in September with Warsaw, Indiana's Tim Norman edging Brett Mann and Ben Rutan in a spirited three-way duel for the series title. The series 2007 season consisted of 17 events at nine different tracks throughout Michigan and Ontario, with four additional events rained out.

The 2008 season for the Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by Victor Reinz is expected to include approximately 25 nights of action and will be available soon.

Engine Pro is a national network of affiliated engine parts warehouse distributors specializing in the supply of internal engine parts, engine kits and related components to qualified machine shop, engine rebuilder and jobber customers.

Victor Reinz, a division of the Dana Corporation's Sealing Products Group, is leading the way with innovative total sealing solutions and cutting edge technology while meeting the challenges to respond to worldwide demands for enhanced fuel efficiencies, reduced emissions, increased reliability and improved performance and service life.

The American Sprint Cars is the nation's most prevalent Sprint Car sanction body, with the series sanctioning 189 nights of racing at 90 different tracks throughout 25 different states and Canada in 2007, with 866 different drivers competing in at least one event.

Additional information regarding the American Sprint Car Series is available at www.ascsracing.com.

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