(MILLVILLE, N.J.) – New Jersey Motorsports Park and Modular Space Corporation (ModSpace) have entered into a partnership agreement that names the Berwyn, Pa.-based company title sponsor of the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards event on May 22, 2011.
The “ModSpace 150,” ARCA’s only road course event, is scheduled to take the green flag at 1 p.m. on Sunday, May 22.
“We’re happy to join ModSpace in promoting the upcoming ARCA race weekend,” said Brad Scott, general manager of New Jersey Motorsports Park. “ModSpace is a well known entity in both the region and through their involvement in motorsports, and we look forward to showcasing their products during pre-race for the ModSpace 150.”
ModSpace is a leading provider of mobile offices, portable storage, and custom modular buildings. The company will showcase its latest innovation, the HQ ground-level office, to host opening ceremonies and ARCA driver introductions near pit road prior to the race. ModSpace is no stranger to ARCA, as its logo can be found on the No 1. ModSpace Ford Fusion driven by Chad McCumbee for the 2011 season.
“We are thrilled to support NJMP for this great event and look forward to seeing these great drivers challenge themselves on this competitive road course,” said William Mann, director of motorsports for Modspace.
ARCA will be on track at New Jersey beginning on Saturday, May 21 for practice at 11:15 a.m., the second practice at 1:45 p.m., and qualifying at 4:30 p.m., followed by the ModSpace 150 on Sunday, May 22 at 1 p.m.
Dirt Modified “RoadMods,” vintage stock cars, and vintage Trans Am cars will also be on track throughout the weekend. To view the full schedule of events, visit www.NJMP.com.
Tickets are available now for the ModSpace 150 at New Jersey Motorsports Park and can be purchased by calling (856) 327-7217, or fans can buy online and save at www.NJMP.com.
Modular Space Corporation (ModSpace), based in Berwyn, Pa., is a leading provider of modular buildings, portable storage, and services for temporary or permanent space needs. Building on more than 40 years of experience, ModSpace serves a diverse set of customers and markets – including commercial, construction, education, government, healthcare, industrial/energy, and special events -through an extensive nationwide branch network throughout the United States and Canada. More information is available at http://www.modspace.com/.
Sitting on more than 500 acres in Millville, N.J., New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) is nestled snugly in a beautifully forested region surrounded by scenic rivers and the nearby Delaware Bay. NJMP is conveniently located near Philadelphia, the Jersey Shore, New York, and Baltimore, offering diverse and dynamic motorsports attractions. The park includes two world-class road courses, Thunderbolt and Lightning, a motorsports country club known as the “Drivers Club” featuring the Finish Line Pub restaurant, and F1 New Jersey, one of the top karting facilities in the U.S.
2011 spectator events are highlighted by the return of the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards May 21-22, the New Jersey Vintage Grand Prix Festival, including a performance by the U.S. Navy Blue Angels May 27-29, GRAND-AM Road Racing July 22-24 and the AMA Pro Road Racing Sept. 2-4. For more information about NJMP spectator events or to purchase tickets, call (856) 327-7217 or visit NJMP.com.
The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards has crowned an ARCA national champion each year since its inaugural season in 1953, and has toured over 200 race tracks in 28 states since its inception. The series tests the abilities of drivers and race teams over the most diverse schedule of stock car racing events in the world, annually visiting tracks ranging from 0.4 mile to 2.66 miles in length, on both paved and dirt surfaces as well as a left- and right-turn road course.
Founded by John Marcum in 1953 in Toledo, Ohio, the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) is recognized among the leading sanctioning bodies in the country. Closing in on completing its sixth decade after hundreds of thousands of miles of racing, ARCA administers over 100 race events each season in two professional touring series and local weekly events.