Lima, Ohio, April 3, 2019 - Team Elrod Racing, the 5 car drag racing team based in Northwest Ohio, announces marketing partnership with ATM Innovations out of Bowling Green KY. Debuting a new ATM branded “Evil Twin” dragster at the first event of Team Elrod's 2019 race schedule in Dallas TX, on April 3rd 2019.
The first of several ATM & Team Elrod branding events will roll out with family member Tony Elrod taking full time driving duties of the ATM Innovation 180mph American Race Cars updated dragster. ATM Innovations will showcase their newest lineup of throttle stop and carbuerators on all 3 cars in competition at the NHRA Lucas Oil series event at Dallas TX, followed by the April 11-14 Houston TX, NHRA Mello Yello series national event.
For a full schedule of the family owned grassroots, sportsman drag racing team, you can find Team Elrod Racing on Instagram, Twitter & Facebook @TeamElrod. Team Elrod Racing consists of the owner and 4 time World Champion drag racer Dave Elrod, combined with over 98 years of driving experience with team drivers: Patrick Forster-a 2 time drag racing World Champ, Jacob Elrod- a 2 time drag racing World Champ and Tony Elrod a multi time National event and divisional champion. Jamie Elrod – sister to Jacob & Tony is the full time team crew chief and head mechanic.
From pouring 112 octane Sunoco Race Gas, or wrenching on the Abruzzi Transmissions, crew chief Jamie keeps these 5 family race cars running in winning condition. This family of drag racers travels the country and encourages families and kids to interact on and off the track, explaining the science and math behind grassroots drag racing applications.