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3/5/18

Sponsors Gathering for the Syracuse Motorsports Expo

SYRACUSE, NY – Just a few weeks after the official announcement of the 32nd Annual Syracuse Motorsports Expo under the promotion of Jeremie Corcoran, sponsors have been forming to make the show the largest and most successful to date.

The Expo would like to announce FX Caprara Car Companies, Ferris Mowers and VP Racing Fuels as presenting sponsors along with Super Gen Products/Champion Generators sponsoring the best appearing display.

Charlie Caprara has been a major backer of all forms of motorsports in the Central and Upstate NY area for years and is continuing with a new partnership with the Expo. Look for a FX Caprara display at the show and also the FX name flanked on many cars that will be on hand. For more information, please visit http://www.fxchevy.com/

Ferris® has been providing its customers with high quality products and solutions for more than 100 years. The first and only commercial mowing brand to offer suspension on its mower via a patented suspension system, Ferris remains on the cutting edge by blending technology with innovative mowing designs. They have also been backing all forms of motorsports from coast to coast for many years as well. Please visit https://www.ferrismowers.com/na/en_us/home.html

VP Fuels returns as a major backer for Corcoran’s promotions coming off the very successful Northeast Racing Products Auction and Trade Show. The Expo in March located at the New York State Fairgrounds will be powered by VP Racing Fuels. For more information, take a look at https://vpracingfuels.com/

Paul Cole and Super Gen Products just recently signed on as the title sponsor for the best appearing display. A panel of judges will have their hands full picking out the overall best display from a wide array of booths that will be on hand. The display picked will take home a brand new Champion Generator valued at over $1,000. To see the fine line of products by Super Gen you can visit https://www.supergenproducts.com/

The show is already 65% filled and for all your information please click on https://www.syracusemotorsportsexpo.com/ . Track and Vendor booth space and car entry forms are all ready to look at and space registrations are being taken. The Facebook page has also been launched and can be found at https://www.facebook.com/Syracuse-Motorsports-Expo-1658774524179697/

Several other sponsorship programs are still available and for more details you can contact Corcoran at NortheastRacingProducts@yahoo.com or call 315.374.2839

3/1/18

Race of Champions Competitors to Sign Autographs at 32nd Annual Syracuse Motorsports Expos

SYRACUSE, NY – Several Race of Champions Series Champions and competitors along with stars from the Sodus Microd Club will take part in autograph session during the 32nd Annual Syracuse Motorsports Expo on Saturday, March 10 at 3:00pm. The 32nd Annual Syracuse Motorsports Expo takes place at the New York State Fairgrounds on Saturday March 10 and Sunday, March 11.

The Saturday, March 10 autograph session will feature several stars of the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series program including Mike Leaty of Williamson, N.Y., who is the 2017 series champion. Leaty will be joined Tommy Catalano of Ontario, N.Y., who was voted the Most Popular Driver in the Modified Series in 2017 as well as earning the Sportsman Modified and Late Model Series championships. Amy Catalano of Ontario, N.Y., one of the most popular racers in the region along with 2018 Rookie-of-the-Year candidate Kreig Heroth of Fort Plain, N.Y., will join in on the festivities. Tim Gullo of Elmira, N.Y., the reigning Race of Champions Super Stock Series champion and Kevin Timmerman of Walworth, N.Y., will be on hand to take part in the session.

Also joining the autograph session will be young Andrew Lewis of Ontario, N.Y., and some of his fellow Microd racers from the Sodus Microd Club. The Sodus Microd Club provides young racers a place to develop and learn skills that will advance their interest in auto-racing.

The Race of Champions will have Heroth’s new SPAFCO Chassis machine on display as well as Timmerman’s Troyer Chassis Sportsman Modified and Gullo’s Championship winning Super Stock as well Lewis’ Microd. Information from the Race of Champions family of Series will be available as well as representatives and information from the Sodus Microd Club.

The 32nd Annual Syracuse Motorsports Expo will be open on Saturday, March 10 from 10:00am until 8:00pm and again on Sunday, March 11 from 11:00am until 4:00pm. For more information visit www.syracusemotorsportsexpo.com

For more information on the Sodus Microd Club visit www.sodusmicrodclub.com

The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast, with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The 68th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2018 in North East, Pennsylvania at Lake Erie Speedway and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.

For more information, contact;
Race of Champions Media at media@rocmodifiedseries.com
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1/20/18

32nd Annual Syracuse Motorsports Expo Brought to you by Ferris and VP Racing Fuels set for March 10 and 11.

SYRACUSE, NY – The tradition continues! The 32nd Annual Syracuse Motorsports Expo is set for March 10th and 11th at the Center of Progress Building located on the New York State Fairgrounds. Under new promotions from Jeremie Corcoran, the successful Exposition and Trade Show is full steam ahead!.

“I approached the Patrick family about taking over the show several years ago and now they feel the time is right. I just can’t be more thankful to Joey, Norm, Donna and everyone else, they have been tremendous in the helping me,” Corcoran went on, “This is a great show, they have done such a good job with it for so long it makes it so much easier for me to continue on what they have set as the standard.”

Ferris Mowers and VP Racing Fuels has already signed on as title sponsors of the two-day event. Super Gen Products/Champion Generators will sponsor the best appearing display with more marketing partners being sought out to make the show even larger for 2018.

The show annually kicks off the racing season in Upstate NY and surrounding areas. Track schedules are ready to hand out at their various booths, new cars from the fans favorite drivers are debuted and so much more for the fans of all ages.

A brand new website has just been finished with all your information on https://www.syracusemotorsportsexpo.com . Track and Vendor booth space and car entry forms are all ready to look at and space registrations are being taken. Look for an all new Facebook page to be up and running within the next few days.

Corcoran is just coming off a hugely successful Northeast Racing Products Auction and Trade Show at the very same building in November where booth spaced was sold out. He is working hard to keep the momentum to the Motorsports Expo in March.

While cold temperatures are blanketing the entire Northeast, you can expect the racing season to be heating up very quickly! For over 32 years, the Syracuse Motorsports Expo has done just that and in 2018 and will be even hotter!