2015 WNYSRA Schedule Released Standard

2015 Schedule to feature 2 double-event weekends & a race for an NHRA Wally Rochester, NY – March 17, 2015: The Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association (WNYSRA), which is entering its second season and showcases some of the best sportsman drag racing competition in the Northeast, is proud to announce its schedule for the 2015 racing season. As in 2014, the Western New York Super Rod Association schedule will be comprised of eight races; six at Empire Dragway in Leicester, NY, and two at Toronto Motorsports Park in Cayuga, Ontario, Canada. The last weekend in…

Mike Guenther Performance Expands Support of the Western New York Super Rod Association Standard

Automotive sales, repair, and towing business picks up option to sponsor the final race of the 2014 WNYSRA season Rochester, NY – October 3, 2014:  The Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association (WNYSRA) announced today that Mike Guenther Performance of Livonia, New York has agreed to expand their involvement with the WNYSRA.  As part of the arrangement, the family owned and operated full-service automotive business will become the presenting sponsor for the final WNYSRA event of the 2014 season. Mike Guenther, President of Mike Guenther Performance, stated, “We are very happy to extend our relationship with…

Uncle Bob’s Self Storage partners with the Western New York Super Rod Association Standard

Self-storage provider to sponsor penultimate event as 2014 points battle nears conclusion Rochester, NY – September 26, 2014:  The Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association (WNYSRA) announced today that Uncle Bob’s Self Storage of Buffalo, New York has agreed to become a major race sponsor of the popular sportsman racing series.  Thus, the race at Empire Dragway on Saturday, September 27th will officially be presented by Uncle Bob’s Self Storage. Jason Oldfield, Co-Founder of the Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association, stated, “We are thrilled to have  Uncle Bob’s Self Storage on…

Jablonski Wins Rescheduled BRK Machine & Performance backed WNYSRA Race Standard

Multi-time champion breaks out of his slump in a big way with an impressive victory Rochester, NY – September 5, 2014:  Multi-time Super Rod and Hot Rod champion, Jon Jablonski, is used to winning races, not to mention bunches of rounds of competition.  So, one can understand why Jon felt a little out of sorts early this season as he struggled to get his Jason Vitez Race Cars ’67 Chevy II to repeat from one run to the next.  Jon was so frustrated that he literally removed his car from competition so that he could concentrate on testing to get the…

BRK Machine & Performance backs the Western New York Super Rod Association Standard

High performance machine shop and race engine builder to sponsor upcoming event Rochester, NY – August 23, 2014:  The Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association (WNYSRA) announced today that BRK Machine & Performance of Alden, New York has agreed to become a major race sponsor of the new racing series.  As such, BRK Machine & Performance has been named the presenting sponsor of tomorrow’s race at Empire Dragway on Saturday, August 24th. Co-Founder of the Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association, Jason Oldfield, stated, “We are overjoyed that BRK Machine & Performance…

Banner Engineering partners with the Western New York Super Rod Association Standard

Upcoming WNYSRA event to be sponsored by the manufacturer of industrial and process automation components Rochester, NY – August 13, 2014:  The Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association (WNYSRA) announced today that Banner Engineering of Minneapolis, Minnesota has agreed to become a major race sponsor of the growing racing series.  As such, Banner Engineering will become the presenting sponsor of the sixth race of the WNYSRA season, which is to be held at Empire Dragway on Saturday, August 16th. Phil Harnden, Co-Founder of the Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association, stated, “We’re…

S&W Race Cars Sponsors Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association Standard

Race car chassis and component manufacturer pledges more than $1,000 in awards Rochester, NY – July 24, 2014:  The Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association (WNYSRA) announced today that S&W Race Cars of Spring City, Pennsylvania has agreed to become a major contingency sponsor of the burgeoning racing series.  As part of their support, S&W Race Cars will award a $100 credit to the winner and $50 credit to the runner-up, at all remaining WNYSRA events.  Drivers can accumulate their awards over time and spend them on the vast array of S&W Race Cars’ products and…

Cira Rocks the Competition en Route to Tread City Tire / Western New York Super Rod Association Victory at Empire Dragway Standard

Western New York Super Rod Association event presented by Jan-Cen Motorsports draws record field Leicester, NY – July 19, 2014:  Veteran Super Rod racer John Cira knows that the racing season is a marathon and not a sprint.  Even though Cira opened the Western New York Super Rod Association (WNYSRA) season with a less than stellar first round loss, he knew there was no reason to panic.  While less experienced racers may have tried wholesale changes, Cira stayed the course with his “Rock ‘N’ Roll Express” 1968 Chevrolet Nova that has brought him success for well over a decade.  Doing…