FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sunday, April 20, 2008
VANDERBEEK GETS "DANGEROUSLY CHEESY" FOR O'REILLY USMTS NATIONAL TOUR
NEW SHARON, Iowa (April 20) ? Zack VanderBeek and 33z Racing of New Sharon, Iowa, revealed the upcoming design on his Skyrocket Modified this week that he will campaign with the O'Reilly USMTS National Tour.
The 2005 Rookies Rockin' Sports Bar Rookie of the Year will carry sponsorship from Cheetos and Casey's General Stores for at least 10 races, beginning on June 17 when the O'Reilly USMTS National Tour visits the Mineral City Speedway in Fort Dodge, Iowa.
Five competitors that represent the best of the best in O'Reilly USMTS National Tour history comprise the Casey's Crew. Al Hejna, Jason Hughes, Mark Noble, Kelly Shryock and VanderBeek. All five will carry sponsorship from Casey's General Stores and their associated vendors for at least 10 races each during the 2008 season.
Each driver will utilize a branded fire suit from AwesomeRaceSuits.com and each driver's racecar will be professionally detailed with the latest vehicle wrap technology from New Vision Graphics.
The USMTS is celebrating its 10th Anniversary Season in 2008 with many special promotions to show thanks to the fans, drivers, team members, families and sponsors who have helped make the USMTS the premier dirt modified series in the nation.
Cheetos brand cheese-flavored snacks are the only snack cool enough for Chester Cheetah because he knows "It's not easy being cheesy." Whether you grab Cheetos Crunchy, Cheetos Puffs or Cheetos Twisted, prepare yourself for dangerously cheesy flavor. Frito-Lay North America is the $10 billion convenient foods division of PepsiCo (NASDAQ: PEP), which is headquartered in Purchase, N.Y. In addition to Frito-Lay, PepsiCo divisions include Pepsi-Cola, Quaker Foods, Gatorade and Tropicana.
ABOUT CASEY'S GENERAL STORES
Casey's General Stores (NASDAQ: CASY) owns and operates more than 1,450 convenience stores in nine Midwestern states: Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Casey's General Stores supplies quality self-service gasoline, made-from-scratch pizza and donuts, sandwiches, hot and cold beverages, grocery items and a whole lot more ? primarily in smaller communities with populations of less than 5,000. It's in these same towns where the majority of USMTS fans, drivers and their families reside.
To learn more about the United States Modified Touring Series, call the headquarters at (515) 832-7944 or visit www.usmts.com online for the latest news and information from the USMTS ? America's Hottest Ticket on Dirt.
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TITLE SPONSOR: O'Reilly Auto Parts.
PRESENTING SPONSOR: Casey's General Stores.
OFFICIAL SPONSORS: American Race Tires, Arizona Sport Shirts, Awesome Race Suits, Bear Tire Company, BRODIX Cylinder Heads, Childhelp, Gressel Racing, Houston Specialty Products Co., KEVKO Oil Pans & Components, New Vision Graphics, Nitroquest Web Solutions, Q.E.M., Inc., TrackTek Racing Fuel, Western Flyer Xpress.
PARTICIPATING SPONSORS: Boom Drilling, Day Motor Sports, Kraft/Ramirez Race Cars, Olympic Fire Protection, Rookies Rockin' Sports Bar, Ruter Farms, Yeager Machine.
CONTINGENCY SPONSORS: AFCO Racing Products, Belleville Motorsports, Bert Transmission, BSB Manufacturing, COMP Cams, Duralite Racing Wheels, Dynatech Racing Exhaust, GRT Race Cars, Hawk Performance, Holley Performance Products, Hyperco, ISKY Racing Cams, KSE Racing Products, Marsh Racing Wheels, Quarter Master, QuickTime Performance Race Parts, Real Racing Wheels, US Brake.