APRIL 27 , 2011, Felton, Calif. – Desert Dingo Racing announced today that SafeRacer, the Internet’s number one source for racing safety equipment, will sponsor the team’s 2011 race season.
Desert Dingo Racing was one of six teams selected by SafeRacer for 2011 sponsorship from the hundreds of proposals the company received. Other teams selected include dirt late model racer Dylan “The Rocket City Kid” Ames , Beau Borders ofBeau Borders Racing, Kathy Jarvis of Femmefatale Motorsports, Spec Miata autocross racers Kyra and Jerry Jenkins, and Guardian Angel Motorsports co-founder Bruce LeDoux.
SafeRacer will be providing Desert Dingo Racing with safety equipment including a set of five point racing harnesses and window nets.
“SafeRacer has outstanding customer service and a loyal customer base, and it’s reflected in the competition for their sponsorship,” said Desert Dingo Racing co-founder Jim Graham. “They care about the sport and they care about their teams and we respect that.”
Desert Dingo Racing has teamed with the International Diabetes Federation, and is the official World Diabetes Day race car for the Baja 1000. Two team members have Type 2 diabetes and several other team members have a history of the disease in their families. They make the car available for public events and distribute hero cards with the warning signs of diabetes printed on the back.
The team completed the 2010 season ranked second in class in the Valley Off Road Racing Association series and competed in the Baja 1000 in 2007, 2008 and 2009. For 2011 the team plans to campaign the entire VORRA series and return to Mexico for its fourth run at the Baja 1000.
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