Jeep® ride-a-longs available all three days of event
LIMA, Ohio, May 14, 2015 – Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will serve as a presenting sponsor of the 30th anniversary 4-Wheel Jamboree Nationals, May 15-17, to be held at the Allen County Fairgrounds in Lima, Ohio.
Employing more than 500 people at its facility in Lima, Dana will offer ride-alongs in three different Jeeps all three days of the event. One of the Jeeps being demonstrated will feature The Ultimate Dana 60™ axles. The Ultimate Dana 60 front and rear axles are the most durable aftermarket axles available for Jeep Wrangler JK models. The ride-alongs will take place on an obstacle course created specifically for the event and demonstrate how The Ultimate Dana 60 front and rear axles perform under extreme-duty conditions.
Dana also will have an outdoor display space with The Ultimate Dana 60 fully wrapped semi-trailer as the backdrop, including a pop-up tent, parts display, and literature. In addition, Dana-, Spicer®-, and The Ultimate Dana 60-branded Jeeps will be on display.
“With more than 2,000 four-wheel drive vehicles on hand and 35,000 spectators expected, the 4-Wheel Jamboree Nationals is a perfect venue for Dana to showcase our products’ rugged capabilities,” said Doug Wolma, vice president and general manager, of Dana Aftermarket. “We look forward to meeting the hard-core, off-road enthusiasts attending the jamboree.”
Aside from Dana’s Jeep ride-alongs, the jamboree will include a Show-n-Shine Competition, monster truck thunder drags and freestyle competition, mud bogs, a tough trucks competition, burnout contest, NMRO mud drags, monster truck rides, a performance marketplace, a Miss 4-Wheel Jamboree contest, cruise lanes, a proving grounds, and a kid zone.
The Ultimate Dana 60 Jeep and outdoor display will also be participating in three other 4-Wheel Jamboree events including the Summer 4-Wheel Jamboree Nationals at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds, Bloomsburg, Pa., July 10-12; the Fall 4-Wheel Jamboree Nationals at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis, September 18-20; and the Off-Road Expo in Pomona, Cal., October 3-4.
For more information about the jamboree, please chick here.
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About Dana Holding Corporation
Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. Serving three primary markets – passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment – Dana provides the world’s original-equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with local product and service support through a network of nearly 100 engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities. Founded in 1904 and based in Maumee, Ohio, the company employs approximately 23,000 people in 25 countries on six continents. In 2014, Dana generated sales of $6.6 billion. For more information, please visit dana.com.