SOUDERTON, Pa. – Velocity Business Innovators today announces an associate sponsorship with three-time National Hot Rod Ass’n Top Fuel champion Larry Dixon for the 2013 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.
Dixon, the second winningest Top Fuel driver in NHRA history with 62 national event victories, will team with three-time NHRA championship crew chief and team manager Lee Beard and the Rapisarda Autosport Int’l racing team based in Brownsburg, Ind.
Dixon, 46, captured NHRA Top Fuel titles in 2002, 2003 and 2010 and finished in the Top Ten in points for 17 consecutive years in NHRA Top Fuel competition. Beard is a three-time NHRA world champion crew chief and team manager with titles in 1989, 1992 and 2009.
“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to be a sponsor for Larry Dixon, one of the true greats in the history of drag racing,” said Nick Salamone, President of Velocity Business Innovators. “Larry brings a real passion for the sport and is poised for a successful year. We are pleased to be associated with Larry and Rapisarda Autosport Int’l.”
“Velocity Business Innovators is a leader in providing business owners, including me, with outstanding information and research and I am excited to work this revolutionary company and its many programs,” said Dixon. “Velocity will be a great partner during the 2013 racing season. Not only am I a spokesman for their company, I am a client.”