#TNTSS •NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO (November 4, 2016) David Surmatchewski has seen his share of success in the 10 year history of the Joe’s Transmission TNT Super Series. The Canadian from Oakland, Ontario scored a top five finish landing in fourth place overall in the 2016 chase.
The past series champion and driver of the year went deep into eliminations on many occasions. He had multiple semi-final finishes, a runner-up and some very strong qualifying to earn 596 championship points.
“I have to thank my family – Alyson, Marissa, Maddy and Dylan for all the help and support,” said Surmatchewski. “Thanks to Danny and Don at Douglas Engines Brantford plus Alex Schuts at Insta-Insulation for their continued support.”
He also mentioned Ted Barnes and Joe Boniferro for a great series. “And Roman, Norma and Marilyn for being the best parents ever,” he added.
“I’m just very proud to be a part of such an extremely competitive series encompassing the absolute best of the best in racers. After a season of ups and downs I feel very fortunate to finish in the top five again for this year.”
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About the Joe’s Transmission TNT Super Series (TNTSS):
Since it began in 2006, the TNT Super Series has grown into one of the strongest, most competitive sportsman drag racing series in North America and has catapulted many competitors to success on the national and divisional stages.
The TNTSS is a self-governing organization with input from its teams. Based on NHRA’s Super Street & IHRA’s Hot Rod classes, competitors run on a 10.90 index in the 1/4 mile (7.00 in the 1/8 mile) and race for a guaranteed purse that pays back more than 100% of the racer’s entry fees. The yearend points fund provides cash & prizes to the top eight finishers and the Series Champion receives a prize package worth over $4000.00.
The TNTSS is committed to providing the highest level of competition backed by solid media support to showcase its participants across North America. Events are contested at various drag racing facilities in southern Ontario and western New York and put on a spectacular show for the drag racing fan.
About Joe’s Transmission
Joe Boniferro has owned and operated Joe’s Transmission Service in Niagara Falls, Ontario since 1984. From the original single bay location, the business has progressed to a six bay, five employee automotive complex on Arthur Street. The two storey building houses Joe’s Transmission (Commercial, Fleet and Performance Divisions) and Al’s Radiator Service. They sell and install aftermarket high performance parts and accessories. As a Firestone Dealer they sell and install drag racing tires. Their specialty is building and repairing high performance transmissions. Contact Joe and his team at (905) 374-6116 or visit them online at www.joestransmission.com .
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Lewis Robinson/ TNTSS – Media Relations