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AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals – Tim Wilkerson Drag Racing News

Tim Wilkerson Notes and Quotes – AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals

Tim Wilkerson
Levi, Ray & Shoup Ford Mustang
Car No.: FC10
Current points position: 5

Event-Specific Notes:

  • Tim Wilkerson and the Levi, Ray & Shoup Ford Mustang Funny Car crew have one previous Dallas nitro Funny Car win (2008 over Tony Pedregon)

Driver Notes:

  • The 2020 NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series will mark the 25th season as a nitro Funny Car driver for Tim Wilkerson, driver of the Levi, Ray & Shoup Ford Mustang
  • Wilkerson is one of two Funny Car drivers currently campaigning the new Ford Mustang Funny

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Tweet lures Camping World in as NHRA new title sponsor

A Twitter post that NHRA had lost its title sponsor drew the attention of Camping World and led to a partnership that took just 12 days to complete

Lemonis tweeted on Sept. 22 to NHRA that Camping World isn’t

Camping World enters multi-year deal as NHRA pro series sponsor

Camping World, the nation’s largest retailer of recreational vehicles (RVs), RV accessories, and RV-related services, has partnered with the world’s largest motorsports sanctioning body to become the sponsor of NHRA’s premier professional series, which will be known as the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series.

 “I look at NHRA and I see a growing and loyal fan base,” said Marcus Lemonis, chairman and CEO of Camping World. “NHRA recognizes the product it has in the sport of drag racing and its responsibility to serve its fans. We at Camping World look forward to this new relationship.” 

The sponsorship, beginning immediately,