Long Beach, Calif., November 29, 2016 – Tenneco’s Rancho performance suspension and shock brand will return as sponsor – this year, as the official sponsor – of one of North America’s top adventure Jeep excursion and event organizations, Jeep Jamboree USA (JJUSA), for its 2017 adventure program.
“Jeep Jamboree USA has created events that are family oriented, extremely fun and critical to the future of off-road Jeeping. We get the opportunity to interact with passionate four wheel drive Jeepers, learn more about their product needs and test our products and systems on such a wide variety of terrain across North America,” said Chris Gauss, director, performance products, Tenneco. “It’s truly an honor to sponsor such a great organization.”
Through the Rancho partnership, participants in Jeep Jamboree events will be eligible for several Rancho product giveaways and contests, have a chance to experience Rancho products firsthand on designated Jeep Jamboree routes and learn more about event-specific Rancho offers.
“Jeep Jamboree is extremely proud to have the continued support of Rancho as we move into the 2017 event season. The Rancho brand is synonymous with off-road driving and is well recognized within the Jeep community,” said Pearse Umlauf, president and CEO, Jeep Jamboree USA. “Our partnership with Rancho allows us to provide a meaningful conversation about vehicle performance and modifications to our thousands of annual attendees.”
The Rancho brand of performance suspension systems, shocks and off-road accessories has its roots in Jeeps. Since 1955, the brand has been synonymous with the popular off-road vehicle and its history is entrenched in innovative solutions and product engineering specific to Jeeps. The Rancho product line has a full complement of performance suspension systems, shock absorbers, ride control products and popular RockGEAR™ off-road performance accessories. For more information, visit www.GoRancho.com.
For nearly 60 years, JJUSA has created events across North America for Jeep enthusiasts. Jeep Jamboree events – typically two-day, family-oriented outings – are designed to attract novice to experienced Jeep drivers in an effort to engage the off-road Jeep community while extending critical trail steward education on renowned trails across the country. From Big Bear Lake, Calif., to Amarillo, Texas, to Killington, Vt., to Deadwood, South Dakota, JJUSA has become the premier off-road adventure Jeep travel organization in North America. More than 30 events are planned for 2017. To learn more about JJUSA or its events, visit www.JeepJamboreeUSA.com.
Tenneco is an $8.2 billion global manufacturing company with headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois and approximately 30,000 employees worldwide. Tenneco is one of the world’s largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of clean air and ride performance products and systems for automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment markets and the aftermarket. Tenneco’s principal brand names are Monroe®, Walker®, XNOx® and Clevite® Elastomer.