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Strong 2013 Start for Team Half Fast with New & Returning Sponsors
Team Half Fast Drag Bike Racing of Ypsilanti, Michigan is proud to welcome returning sponsors Lucas Oil, DEI, Mickey Thompson, Goodson, others and new sponsors Discount Tire, Vega Helmet , and Pingel Enterprise, Inc. to the Half Fast Family!
Chip Sutinen, Team Half Fast’s rider, qualified in all three fields (E, PE, SE) of The American Motorcycle Racing Association’
“We’re very excited to have a full line-up of sponsorship this season, and with all of our sponsors’ help, we are going to be sporting a new look this season – both the bike and the rider – and we’ll be safer, too,” says Chip Sutinen, racer for Team Half Fast Drag Bike Racing. “Having Discount Tire on board – literally – will help our road trips be smoother, safer, and even more economical for better mileage to get us to and from the tracks.”
Renewing their support for 2013 are: Lucas Oil Corporation, (http://www.LucasOil.com), Design Engineering, Inc. (www.DEIcycle.com)
“Vega is our official gear sponsor this year for some safety equipment for me. We have systematically gone through and changed quite a few things on the bike with the help of CCW, Pingel, PBI, Goodson, Accel, DEI, Lee Warren of Warren Family Racing, and Nate Thompson of Super V Cycles,” continues Sutinen. “We will be having different graphics on the bike as well, but they won’t be revealed until after the first race. With all the upgrades and changes to the bike, we’re anticipating becoming even more competitive in the classes we run, and we’re energized after our runner-up finish in Baton Rouge.”
In 2012, Sutinen finished fifth in E (Eliminator)