@GBMotorplex •BRAMPTON, ONTARIO (May 8, 2016) – R&L Racing have signed on to become the Main title sponsor for DSE Racing Promotions Burndown at the Bend 1. The event will be held June 10-12, 2016 at the Canada’s premier racing facility Grand Bend Motorplex and will be awarding thousands of dollars in cash prizes to racers in Modified, Super Bike/Sled, Jr Dragster, Quick 16 with the big prize of $5000 to win in Super Pro.
In addition to title sponsoring the Event, R&L Racing will also be supporting the JR Dragster class during the event, as well as both the Box and No Box Saturday Night Shoot-outs title sponsor, and presenting sponsor for the Quick 16 category.
Henry Roffelsen and Chuck Lindsay who make up the two parts of R&L Racing, have been friends for 25 years, the last twelve of which they have spent focusing on their Drag Racing team where Henry is the driver and Chuck serves as the Crew Chief and Engine Builder. During their first few season together Chuck and Henry campaigned a Camaro at various events in Southern Ontario before moving into their more familiar Dragster combination in 2009
The R&L Racing Burndown at the Bend 1 event will see the return of “big money” style bracket racing to the Southern Ontario market , with classes geared towards Super Pro electronics racers, No Delay Box racers in Modified eliminator, as well as Super Bike/Sled and Jr Dragster racers. Not to be left out, Burndown at the Bend 1 will also feature a Top Sportsman/Top Dragster combo Quick 16 class that will see the winner taking home over $2500 in Cash and Prizes for their win!
DSE Racing Promotions Director Andrew Stirk wished to let everyone know how important sponsors like R&L Racing are to regional racing saying “We cannot thank Henry and Chuck enough for their support with the event, and their support in general for all the tracks and event’s they sponsor in Ontario over the past many years. It is great supporters like them that help make events like this possible, and I can’t thank them enough for that, both as a promoter/event organizer and as a racer at the other events.”
“Chuck and I have been supporting local tracks and events for the last decade, we both decided to support The BurnDown at the Bend event because we really wanted to support a race put on by racers, for racers. We are truly looking forward to this event to provide us all with an exciting and amazing weekend of Drag Racing Fun!” said Henry Roffelsen
A full event flyer and schedule are now available on the DSE Sportsman Racing Promotions website, additional announcements on new and returning Advertising partners for the event as well as additional activities at the event will also be released over the coming weeks. For more information on DSE Sportsman Racing Promotions and its Advertising Partners, please visit www.SportsmanRacingPromotions.ca .
About DSE Automotive Sportsman Racing Promotions
DSE Sportsman Racing Promotions (DSE SRP) was formed in 2011 racing season as a way to promote and grow grassroots level sportsman drag racing in Southern Ontario. Since the 2011 season, DSE SRP has organized and promoted over 26 events at numerous tracks in Ontario, including a successful Championship Bracket series from 2012-2015.Sponsored by DSE Automotive LTD which is managed by David and Andrew Stirk in Brampton Ontario, DSE Sportsman Racing Promotions is dedicated to creating competitive events for sportsman level drag racers to participate in which are fun and cost effective, while still providing an excellent racing program for fans and spectators to enjoy. Visit www.sportsmanracingseries.ca for more series information.
Series Contact Information
DSE Automotive Sportsman Racing Promotions
DSE Sportsman Racing Promotions Director of Operations: Andrew Stirk
Telephone: (519) 278 0576