Marlborough, MA — You say it’s been a long New England winter and a “racing-fix” is long-overdue to help quell those feelings of cabin-fever? If-so, than the place you want to be on Friday & Saturday Feb 26 & 27 is the 2010 Racers Expo to be held at the Best Western Plaza Hotel at 181 Boston Post Road West in Marlborough, Mass.
The show kicks-off on Friday, running from 4pm to 9pm. Action resumes on Saturday from 10am to 9pm. Sure to be one of the best bargains offered to New England racing enthusiasts in 2010, admission is absolutely-free.
Organizers have assembled an event that’s sure to be enjoyed by everyone from the most casual of motorsports fan to the hardcore enthusiast. Present will be a wide assortment of vendors offering everything from racing equipment to books on the sport. Just some of the companies confirmed to be exhibiting their wares are Seymour Enterprises/The Race Depot, Bell, Hoosier, The Joie of Seating, Nu Tin, and Racing Electronics. Lew Boyd of Coastal 181 Publishing will also be there, offering-up his usual fine selection of racing books and videos.
Patrons can expect to get a sneak-peek at what’s in-store for the 2010 racing season with several tracks including Lee, Seekonk, and Thompson all slated to have exhibits.
Not to be left-out is some of the Northeast’s premier racing sanctioning groups. The Northeast Midget Association (NEMA), ISMA, The Modified Racing Series, and the Pro-Four Modified Series are just a sampling confirmed to be present.
The event also features a number of free seminars ranging in subject matter from technical topics to racing marketing strategies.
Presented by the Shane Hammond Believe Foundation, a series of raffles will be held offering as prizes everything “Driving Experience” packages to safety equipment from Bell, Oakley, and event organizer Bobby Seymour’s Race Depot.
The Northeastern Midget Association (NEMA) takes center-stage on Saturday at 4:15 with a press conference offering an in-depth view of the clubs upcoming season.
The Best Western Plaza Hotel is conveniently located at 181 Boston Post Road West in Marlborough, Massachusetts. For more information on the 2010 Racers Expo, visit www.theracersexpo.com.
Sources: David Dykes/The Racers Expo PR