Norwalk, OH (PRWEB) June 27, 2006
Bill Bader Jr. President of Norwalk Raceway Park announced today that Norwalk Raceway Park, one of the largest and most popular Drag Racing facilities in the country, has entered into an exclusive worldwide multi-year production agreement with Massachusetts based Raceway Media to produce and broadcast Norwalk’s premier Drag Racing event, “Night Under Fire.”
The partnership will start immediately with the production of the 29th annual “Night Under Fire” on July 1st featuring NHRA Drag racing stars like John Force and Scott Kalitta who will participate in the worlds largest Drag Racing Event which takes place on a single day.
“We are looking forward to a long-lasting partnership with Raceway Media,” said Bill Bader Jr. “The production and broadcasting of “Night under Fire” is just the start of several projects we will do with Raceway Media,” Bader continued.
The original 60 minute documentary style show featuring the 29th annual “Night Under Fire” will air on Sports Time Ohio within six weeks of the event with several re-runs throughout the rest of the year.
Raceway Media owns and operating classified websites such as RacingJunk.com and soon will launch MotorcycleJunk.com in partnership with the American Motorcycle Association (AMA).
Currently RacingJunk.com is the largest performance classified website in the world utilized by more then 1,300,000+ buyers and sellers each month viewing over 50,000,000+ page views and has over 120,000+ registered members.
Recently Raceway Media added a production division to its spectrum of activities to produce racing related content which opened the possibilities for the Norwalk agreement. “The whole Raceway Media team is excited about the opportunity to work with Norwalk Raceway Park and to produce and broadcast this great event”, said Osmin Alvarez, CEO of Raceway Media. “With our access to the racing community and our partnership with Sports Time Ohio, it made total sense to do this”.
“The plan is not only to have the event broadcasted through Sports Time Ohio, we also will stream as much footage as possible through our website RacingJunk.com and will produce a DVD of the event which will be available for sale shortly after the event.”
The announcement with the detailed airtimes will follow soon.
About Norwalk Raceway Park / Night Under Fire:
Norwalk Raceway Park is one of the premier motorsports facilities in the nation, specializing in family entertainment surrounding the sport of drag racing. Norwalk Raceway Park is a 200 acre complex, with full service, handicap accessible restrooms and showers, stadium style seating, world class sound system, and a racing surface second to none.
The AC Delco Ohio Lottery Night Under Fire presented by Amalie is the largest single day drag race in the world, bringing drag racing celebrities such as 13 time NHRA Nitro Funny Car Champion John Force and his entourage including daughter Ashley Force racing her NHRA Points Leading A/Fuel Dragster, Eric Medlen and 2005 Rookie of the Year Robert Hight. The team from John Force Racing will help comprise a total of eight Nitro Funny Car Drivers including Scott Kalitta, the son of legendary drag racer Connie Kalitta.
Jessie Harris, the elegant, twenty-three year old driver of the Bic Lighters Queen of Diamonds 310 mile an hour Jet Dragster, will return to lineup against Jet Dragster drivers Danny Sullivan, Dan Pirisi, and Lou Pereira. Kenny Nelson's wheelstanding Cool Bus will also lineup against Scott Kennedy’s “Controlled Insanity” and Bob Motz will showcase the power of fire, driving his 220 mile an hour Jet Kenworth. Norwalk’s exclamation point to Night Under Fire is a $100,000 fireworks show choreographed to music.
About Raceway Media / RacingJunk.com:
Raceway Media LLC a Boxcar Media Holdings LLC company is a multimedia publishing company servicing the racing industry, based in North Adams, MA.
Raceway Media is in the business of developing and operating classified websites such as RacingJunk.com and soon will launch MotorcycleJunk.com in partnership with the American Motorcycle Association.
Currently RacingJunk.com is utilized by more then 1,300,000+ buyers and sellers each month viewing over 50,000,000+ page views and has more then 120,000 members.
Raceway Media additional owns several other URL’s such as BoatingJunk.com, TunerJunk.com, or ImportJunk.com, etc.
Raceway Media is a free online ‘one-stop shop’ for passionate enthusiasts to buy, sell, entertain or interact with people throughout the racing and high-performance automotive and motorcycle industry.
Through constant development and input from RJ members and users additional features are constantly added to the sites with the objective to convert RacingJunk.com from just a classified website to a community or social network site.
As part of this development a new division “Raceway Productions” was formed to produce, distribute and broadcasting content of racing related events.
For more information please contact:
106 Main Street, North Adams, MA 01247
Norwalk Raceway Park
1300 State Route 18, Norwalk, Ohio 44857