“We’re so happy to have Discount Tire join the EVO Racing family,” said Mel Wade, owner of Off Road Evolution and principal driver of EVO1 and EVO TJ. “We couldn’t be more excited to have such an incredible company involved with our team."
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (PRWEB) January 08, 2013
Discount Tire, America’s largest tire and wheel retailer, announces its title sponsorship with Off Road Evolution for the 2013 desert racing season.
With the support of Discount Tire, Off Road Evolution will campaign two rigs – its EVO 1 JK and EVO TJ – at the 2013 King of the Hammers Main Event (Feb. 8), Smittybilt Everyman Challenge Race (Feb. 7) as well as in the Ultra4 Glen Helen and Ultra4 Vegas to Reno events.
Discount Tire joins a list of incredibly dedicated sponsors committed to the EVO Racing team including Nitto Tire, Dynatrac, ATX Series Wheels, King Off-Road Racing Shocks, MasterCraft Safety, Royal Purple, Torchmate, EVO MFG and Truck-Lite.
“We’re so happy to have Discount Tire join the EVO Racing family,” said Mel Wade, owner of Off Road Evolution and principal driver of EVO1 and EVO TJ. “We couldn’t be more excited to have such an incredible company involved with our team. Our goal is to bring Discount Tire Motorsports the same success in the desert racing field that it has experienced through its other prestigious sponsorships that include Champion Brad Keselowski of the #22 car in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, Travis Pastrana in Global RallyCross, Legendary Supercross Champion Chad Reed, and Formula Drift Champion Dai Yoshihara.”
EVO 1 JK and EVO TJ will run Discount Tire’s signature red and white colors throughout the 2013 racing season. In addition to the racing schedule, both vehicles will appear at Off Road Evolution’s JK Experience in September, Off Road Expo in October and SEMA Show in November.
About Off Road Evolution
Off Road Evolution is a full-service 4x4 shop offering everything from basic parts installation to full custom builds. It was founded in 2003 by Mel and Lisa Wade and quickly grew to become one of the most revered builders of 4x4 vehicles in the nation and beyond. Off Road Evolution has been known in the industry for showcasing off the shelf products on factory base vehicles in the most demanding terrain and events.
About Discount Tire/America’s Tire
Discount Tire/America’s Tire, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is America’s largest tire and wheel retailer. The company does business under the trade name Discount Tire in most of the U.S. and America’s Tire in Oregon, and parts of Washington and California. The company currently operates more than 850 stores across the country. In 2010, the company marked its 50th year serving customers as their trusted tire retailer in local markets across the U.S. Discount Tire/America’s Tire also sponsors NASCAR Nationwide Series, Monster Energy AMA Supercross, Formula D, Global RallyCross Championship and LOORRS racing. News, driver appearances, show car schedules and racing schedules can be found at discounttiremotorsports.com or americastiremotorsports.com. For more information about Discount Tire/America's Tire visit discounttire.com or americastire.com.