Partnerships Renewed for PMRA/Quick 32/PBSS Series

NGK Spark Plugs and JB Motorsports Insurance renew backing for 2014 season….

One of the top spark plug manufacturers in the world has renewed it support with three popular drag racing series.

NGK Spark Plugs is back for 2014 with series support for the Pro Modified Racing Association, the Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and the Pro Bike & Sled Series. NGK

The most important engine manufacturers all over the world count on NGK’s consistent quality and reliability. Makers of spark plugs for virtually every automotive, motorcycle, marine and small engine applications, NGK has been a leader since it began in 1936. The company has extensive racing experience from around the world and is the most trusted name in spark plugs in the racing world. With involvement in Formula One, World Super Bike, Moto GP, World Rally Car and thousands of local race programs NGK has been firing championship engines around the world.

NGK has been with us for several years now, noted Bruce Mehlenbacher, Director of Operations for the PMRA, Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and the PBSS. We have a great working relationship with NGK and are pleased to have them back with us for 2014.

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Canada’s insurance provider to the motorsports industry, JB Motorsport Insurance, will return this year with its Safety Initiative Program for the Pro Modified Racing Association, the Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and the Pro Bike & Sled Series.

Offering a wide range of products specifically designed to protect motorsports associations, facilities, teams and special events, and as Canada’s only dedicated supplier of motorsports insurance products and services, Jones Brown provides the broadest coverage, exclusive risk management advice and the strongest negotiation available in motorsports. jbmotorsport

The safety of our drivers and teams is paramount when it comes to racing, said Bruce Mehlenbacher, Director of Operations for the PMRA, the Quick 32 Sportsman Series, and the PBSS. I know our teams feel safe and confident with the help and commitment of Jones Brown.

Along with 24-hour claims handling, Jones Brown works with motorsports associations, facility operations, special events and clubs, racing teams and shops, with no exclusion for participant liability, no exclusion for racing, speed or demolition contests, and policy wordings accepted by regional, national and international sanctioning organizations.

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The Pro Modified Racing Association (PMRA), enters its 10th season of popular Pro Modified racing this year, while the Quick 32 Sportsman Series, presented by NAPA Auto Parts, will begin its sixth season, and the Pro Bike & Sled Series (PBSS) presented by Wiseco Performance Products, begins its fourth year of operation. Several times during the race season all three series compete at the same weekend events, offering a colourful, diverse, and exciting package of drag racing action.

The 2014 season for all three series opens May 16-18 at the Grand Bend Motorplex with the running of the RPM Magazine / Lucas Oil MAYHEM at the BEND Presented By Mickey Thompson Tires, the first of six events where all will compete.

Posted by: Tim Miller

For more information contact Bruce F. Mehlenbacher at