Abilene, TX – IHRA fan favorite, Terry Mc Millen and his Amalie Oil /Torco Racing Fuels InstiGator Funny Car, will appear at the Abilene Star Dodge Dragstrip Spring Meltdown, March 4th. Friday’s Spring Meltdown begins a power packed weekend followed by the Lone Star Bracket Nationals on Saturday and Sunday, March 5-6. This marks Mc Millen’s second trip to the Lone Star state this year. In January, Mc Millen and his InstiGator team tested in San Antonio and appeared at the San Antonio Monster Jam, promoting the 4th Annual Amalie Oil Texas Nationals.
Elkhart, Ind. – When Hoosier Thunder Motorsports team owner and driver, Terry McMillen announced the addition of a Top Fuel Dragster to his Alcohol Funny Car racing team, he couldn’t have imagined the outpouring of support from his current partnerships.
In an announcement today, Crane Cams and NGK Spark Plugs renewed their partnership with the team and expanded their relationship with McMillen to include the Top Fuel car, which will contend for the IHRA Championship and race a limited NHRA schedule.
“Anytime that you have pioneers of this industry like Crane Cams and NGK Spark Plugs in your pit, it’s an advantage,” stated McMillen. “Don’t let anyone tell you differently. It has been a huge advantage for us. Their quality and attention to detail has helped us succeed with our Funny Car operation and now with our Top Fuel team.”
From its humble begging in 1953, Crane Cams has become the preferred supplier for professional racers and street performance enthusiast alike. Their product line even includes performance camshafts, valve train components, ignitions and electronics for Harley-DavidsonÂ® motorcycles.
When it comes to spark plugs, NGK is the World Leader. NGK produces spark plugs for virtually every automotive, motorcycle, marine and small engine application. NGK Spark Plugs has a long and storied history in motorsports. From the high rpm screaming of the CART Series to the ground-pounding thunder of Top Fuel racing, and race tracks everywhere in between.
The Amalie Oil InstiGator Funny Car, powered by TORCO Racing Fuel will compete in the Hooters IHRA Drag Racing Series while the Top Fuel entry will compete in both the IHRA Hooters Drag Racing Series and a limited NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series schedule. The team expects to release a detailed schedule in the coming weeks.
The Hoosier Thunder Motorsports team is associated with top quality, high performance companies like: Amalie Oil, eRaceFuels, Flatout Gaskets, NGK Spark Plugs, MSD, Performance Graphics and Crane Cams.
San Antonio,TX – IHRA Funny Car driver Terry McMillen brings his Amalie Oil/Torco Dodge Avenger, the Instigator, to the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas during this weekend’s Monster Jam. The event runs from Friday, January 21st through Saturday, January 23rd. McMillen will be promoting the IHRA season opener, the Amalie Oil Texas Nationals presented by Ancira Cars, Trucks and RVs and the San Antonio Express News.
Elkhart, IN – Torco Racing Fuels has extended their marketing partnership with Terry Mc Millenâ€™s Amalie Oil Funny Car. â€œIt is exciting to be part of this banner program that Evan Knoll, President of Torco Racing Fuels, has put together with IHRA and a host of other race teams,â€ stated Terry Mc Millen.