MOBILE - The finish will be rockin' at this year's ARCA Mobile 200 with one of the most unique trophies in all of motorsports. Crosley Radio will present the ARCA-Mobile 200 Champion a full size 42" ARCA-Mobile 200 Crosley iJuke® Deluxe Jukebox.
"We think this will become the coolest trophy in racing," offered Bo Lemastus CEO of Crosley Radio. "For almost 100 years the Crosley name has been synonymous with quality products priced for the average consumer. Racing is the perfect marketing venue for our brand that brings back fond memories with the latest technology."
In addition to supplying Saturday's winner with a full scale Jukebox, Crosley Radio will reward the 2nd and 3rd place finishers of the ARCA-Mobile 200 and the winners of Friday nights Bombers and Sportsman races a 17 inch version table top version.
"This is just awesome!" said Tommy Praytor, ARCA Mobile 200 promoter. "We really appreciate Crosley Radio providing these one of a kind trophies for our race. The drivers are ready to rock and roll this trophy will pick up the beat on Saturday."
Based on a classic jukebox design, the iJuke Deluxe is the ultimate entertainment companion. While providing a good dose of nostalgia on the exterior, the interior is full of all the modern technologies, an AM/FM radio, CD player that reads MP3 and WAV files, and an iPod docking station.
In 1920, Powel Crosley founded a company that pioneered radio broadcasting and mass market manufacturing around the world. Today the Crosley name lives on with superbly detailed replicas that truly transcend time. Reintroductions of original vintage radios and turntables feature the newest technologies graced by unforgettable Crosley stylings. The Crosley Collection includes AM/FM radios, portable suitcase - styled record players and turntables, record changers, multi- functional audio cassette/compact disc players, jukeboxes, music boxes, telephones and more. Rich lines, retro designs and authentic crafting have made Crosley today's premier vintage electronics manufacturer. True to the Crosley tradition, these replicas are as fabulous as they are functional, providing a delightful dose of nostalgia.
The ARCA-Mobile 200 is set for March 2nd-9th, 2013. An open practice for the ARCA cars will start race week on Saturday March 2nd. Race weekend will kick in to high gear on Thursday March 7th at the USS Alabama, followed by the Causeway Seafood Jubilee and wrapped up with the Home Mortgage America Green Flag Party at Grand Central on Dauphin Street. Practice and qualifying for the ARCA cars is slated for Friday with local divisions battling Friday night. Fans will have a full day at the track with the green flag flying for the ARCA-Mobile 200 at 2:00PM on March 9th. The RV Collision Repair Infield Camping is already sold out and there are a limited number of spots in the RV Collision Repair Outside Camping Area. For more information on purchasing tickets or camping lots for the ARCA Mobile 200, please visit www.mobilespeedway.net or call 251-343-2929.
The ARCA Series Presented by Menards is the most versatile racing series in the world. Mobile International Speedway will host the first short track event of the 2013 ARCA season, in a schedule that includes short tracks, dirt tracks, road courses, speedways and superspeedways. For more information on ARCA, please visit their website at www.arcaracing.com.