ENGLISHTOWN, New Jersey – Freehold Ford of Freehold, New Jersey, is providing support vehicles the weekend of June 11-14, 2009, for John Force Racing drivers, crew chiefs and executives including John Force and his drag racing daughter, Ashley Force Hood as part of a multi-faceted marketing partnership.
In addition to the Forces, who drive 310 mile-an-hour Ford Mustang Funny Cars sponsored by Castrol GTX and Castrol GTX High Mileage on the pro drag racing tour, John Force Racing also features Robert Hight, driver of the Auto Club of Southern California Mustang, and Mike Neff, driver of the Ford Drive One Mustang.
John Force, the 14-time NHRA FULL Throttle series champion, is a eight-time finalist and three-time winner at Old Town Bridge Raceway Park, in Englishtown, New Jersey, site of the 40th annual United Association NHRA SuperNationals, this is the eleventh event on the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle tour and Force was excited to make this partnership happen in these economic times.
“We wanted to find a way to work with local Ford dealers this year,” Force said, “because in these hard economic times, we need to help out our sponsors in any way we can. We are proud to be a part of the Ford family and we want to encourage all our fans to go out to Freehold Ford this week and test drive a new Mustang, Flex, Edge, Fusion or other great Ford car or truck before they come out to the track to see us.”