Speed Technologies Bets on Las Vegas For A Podium

RENO, NV – NOVEMBER 2, 2010:  The Speed Technology team will be pulling down the strip of Las Vegas on the way to the Lucas Oil Off Road Race this weekend at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. John Harrah and Jeff Ward are prepared to take on the competition and have strong feelings for a championship win. “Every race I get more and more in synch with the truck and the tracks,” said John Harrah.  “I am very excited to go out and race again this weekend, and am very proud of the team overall.”

Speed Technologies Jeff Ward’s Pro 2 Unlimited and John Harrah’s Pro 4 Unlimited trucks are new for this season and they have been working closer and closer to the front of the pack.  After Rounds 11 and 12 in the scorching September Arizona heat, Jeff Ward moved up two positions to 8th overall in the Pro 2 Unlimited class, and John Harrah is currently 11th in Pro 4 Unlimited class.

The other Speed Technology class drivers are working just as hard.  SuperLite driver Dawson Kirchner, sitting 6th in overall points, is pressing hard to get onto the podium while in Las Vegas.  Wyatt Kirchner, who premiered in the SuperLite Class in Arizona, will be getting more time behind the wheel for the Speed Technologies team.

First in his class is the Speed Technologies Modified Karts Class driver Mitchell DeJong.  Mitchell has been consistent all year at putting the Speed Technology team onto the podium.

Complete coverage of Speed Technologies behind the scenes weekend and racing action can be seen on SuperLite Live.  This episode of SuperLite Live will be hosted by Chuck Dempsey and co-hosted by Jeff “SurfRat” Arganda featuring exclusive interviews with Speed Technologies team members, others key racers and live race action.  Coverage starts on Friday and goes through Sunday.  Sign up now to get the “On The Air” notices at http://www.justin.tv/superlitelive (click Follow).

Speed Technologies Marketing Partners –  Exotic Engine Development, Fox Racing Shox, Lucas Oil Products, BFGoodrich Tires, Ringers Gloves, Safety Kleen, Baja Designs, VP Racing Fuels, StopTech Brakes, Method Wheels

About Speed Technologies: Speed Technologies is a professional motorsports team founded in 2006 by John Harrah.  The team includes exceptional drivers on the short course tracks in Unlimited 2, Unlimited 4, Unlimited Lite, Super Lite and Trophy Kart, and in the desert in Class 1 buggies and a brand new Trophy Truck debuting later this year.


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