NMRA SEASON OPENER TO HOST COBRA JET SHOOTOUT
The NMRA Keystone Automotive Ford Nationals has announced that Jacky Jones Ford & Ford Racing will sponsor a special Cobra Jet Showdown that will run at the Nitto Tire NMRA Spring Break Shootout event at Bradenton Motorsports Park in Bradenton, FL, the weekend of March 1-4, 2012. Watch as Cobra Jets from all around the U.S. converge on Bradenton Motorsports Park and set their combinations on kill for the prestigious title of Cobra Jet Showdown Champion! Jacky Jones Ford, the leading Cobra Jet dealer in the southeast and presenting sponsor of the Showdown, will be at the event with customer cars and a great display on NMRA’s huge manufacturers midway.
"Cobra Jets have had amazing success on the track and truly showcase Blue Oval power. The Cobra Jet Showdown gives CJ owners another great opportunity to experience what their Cobra Jets can do,” said Steve Wolcott, NMRA’s CEO. “The NMRA Spring Break Shootout is the place to be for Ford racing fans…and the addition of the Ford Racing Cobra Jet Showdown further ads to an already incredible event. A big thank you to Jacky Jones Ford for sponsoring this class and supporting Cobra Jet owners around the U.S."
The class will qualify on Friday, and run on a Sportsman ladder with a .500 full tree for Saturday eliminations. The class will feature a $2,500 purse and the overall winner of the Showdown will receive $1,000, a custom jacket & award, and great exposure in national magazines like 5.0 Mustang & Super Fords, Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords, and NMRA’s own Race Pages.
For more information on the Cobra Jet Showdown including rules and purses log on to www.nmradigital.com/FL.