Edelbrock, an industry leader in automotive performance products, has been named the preferred automotive aftermarket products of the NHRA.
Edelbrock’s participation with the series will include the NHRA Edelbrock Never Rest Performer of the Race award which will be given to a competitor at each NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event. The winner of the NHRA Edelbrock Never Rest Performer of the Race award will take part in an awards ceremony with a photo opportunity and chance to receive an Edelbrock product. Winners of the award will also be featured on NHRA and Edelbrock’s social media platforms.
“Edelbrock has long been known as one of the most prestigious, dedicated and passionate companies in the aftermarket industry,” said Brad Gerber, NHRA vice president and chief development officer. “Many of their products are used by racers at every level throughout NHRA and their continued support of the racers is invaluable to the racing community.”
Founded in 1938, Torrance-based Edelbrock, LLC is recognized as one of the nation’s premier designers, manufacturers and distributor of performance replacement parts for the automotive aftermarket. Edelbrock produces their core products in the United States of America using state-of-the-art equipment in their world class manufacturing facilities. Edelbrock, LLC encompasses five locations in Southern California and one location in North Carolina totaling more than 500,000 square feet. For more information, visit www.edelbrock.com
“We’re really excited about partnering with the NHRA this year. Edelbrock has been involved in drag racing since the early days we can’t wait to see what is in store for the sport in 2017. We support all levels of drag racing with products for the Sportsman racer up to the Pro Mod racer, and this partnership with the NHRA will give us more exposure across all of their media platforms,” states Edelbrock's VP of Sales and Marketing, Steve Whipple.