GLENDORA, Calif. (Dec. 11, 2013) – NHRA officials announced today that Pegasus Race Trailers, a leading manufacturer of custom-built race trailers, has been named the Official Trailer of NHRA.
Beginning in 2014 in the multiyear agreement, Pegasus Race Trailers will provide NHRA with a state-of-the-art, purpose-built trailer to be utilized at all 24 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events across the country. The 53-foot trailer will house the customized track-maintenance equipment, electronic equipment, firefighting and other safety gear used by the NHRA Safety Safari presented by AAA at each national event.
“Pegasus Race Trailers is one of the most respected and renowned manufacturers of race trailers in the United States,” said Gary Darcy, senior vice president of sales and marketing, NHRA. “We are excited to start this partnership and welcome them to the NHRA.”
As part of the agreement, Pegasus Race Trailers will receive on-site display space at select NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events, public address announcements, big screen video displays, as well as a digital presence on NHRA.com, National DRAGSTER and in NHRA’s social media platforms.
“Pegasus Race Trailers is very excited about our partnership with the NHRA through the 2018 season,” said Larry McGee, vice president and general manager of Pegasus Trailers. “We are looking forward to being the official trailer of the NHRA.”
Pegasus Race Trailers, with headquarters in Sandusky, Ohio, is a worldwide leading manufacturer of quality trailers, specializing in custom-built horse trailers, race trailers and car coaches. The company was founded in 1997 by Dean Wikel. For more information, log on to PegasusRaceTrailers.com, or visit the official Pegasus Race Trailers page on Facebook.