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Ford Racing Cobra Jet Showdown at NMRA Season Opener
The NMRA Keystone Automotive Ford Nationals is proud to announce that Watson Racing will once again host a special Ford Racing 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 5-8, 2015. 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 NMRA Cobra Jet Showdown Champion!
"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 Watson Racing for sponsoring this class and supporting Cobra Jet owners around the U.S."
The class will qualify on Friday. The Cobra Jet Showdown is a handicap start, no breakout eliminator based on the engine’s index. 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 NMRA’s own Race Pages magazine.
For more information on the Cobra Jet Showdown including rules and purses log on to www.nmradigital.com/FL or call Gene Bergstrom at 714.460.3813. For more information on Watson Racing log on to www.watsonracing.com.