ELKHART, Ind. – When the Amalie Oil Top Fuel Dragster rolls into the staging beams this season it will do so with the support and partnership of Wolverine Boots and Apparel. American workers have counted on Wolverine brand for over 125 years, McMillen’s team will do the same in 2009.
“Wolverine has the slogan “Relentless by Nature”,” McMillen said. “I think that says a lot about the tenacity of their company. Plus it’s a good fit for our team. All of our guys are pretty relentless also.”
The Rockford, Michigan based company has been an American Icon for over 125 years and is known for setting the standards for durable footwear. Wolverine is a leader in creating innovative comfort technologies in its work footwear such as DuraShocks® and Wolverine Contour Welt® and more recently has introduced patented comfort technologies into hunting and rugged outdoor styles.
Wolverine’s heritage of comfort and durability are also integrated in a full-line of authentic workwear and rugged outdoor apparel. Built to withstand the challenges of real life.
McMillen and the Amalie Oil / Wolverine Top Fuel Dragster will make several appearances during the season, including a March 4th appearance from 4-6PM at the Academy Sports & Outdoors store on Industiplex Blvd. in Baton Rouge.
Wolverine and Academy Sports & Outdoors will be presenting sponsors at several IHRA National Events, including the inaugural Mardi Gras Nationals, March 6-8.
The Wolverine brand is part of the Wolverine Footwear Group, a division of Wolverine World Wide, Inc, a manufacturer and marketer of branded and licensed footwear, apparel and performance leathers. Wolverine brand offers a wide range of footwear, apparel and gear in the work, outdoor sport and rugged casual categories. Patented footwear technology systems for guaranteed comfort and performance include Wolverine MultiShox®, Wolverine DuraShocks®, Wolverine Compressor®, Wolverine DuraShocks® SR, Wolverine and the Wolverine Contour Welt®.