CORYDON, IN (June 7, 2011) - Jim Allen and Appliancezone.com will be associated with NASCAR Champion Bobby Labonte for this weeks Prelude to the Dream scheduled at the famous Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio. The race is scheduled for WednesdayJune 8th and is shaping up to be a spectacular event featuring superstars from NASCAR, NHRA and the entire racing world as they drive dirt Late Models for charity. The largest collection of National talent found anywhere on a grassroots short track, as the drivers "return to their roots".
Bobby Labonte will be competing in the event and driving his own dirt late model racecar that competes on the Lucas oil Late Model Dirt Series with driver Earl Pearson Jr. Bobby will be driving a special designed chassis built in the shops of Bobby Labonte Racing named "Longhorn Chassis". Earl has been running the new chassis exclusively since the end of last year on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and Bobby is looking to put the Longhorn Chassis in the front of the pack for this charity event.
Appliancezone.com will be an associate sponsor of the #44 dirt late model driven by Bobby Labonte on Wednesday during the Prelude that will air live on Pay Per View on HBO starting at 8pm EST. "Were so excited to be associated with Bobby for this huge charity event. We worked out a deal to be on Earl's cars for the rest of the season and Bobby offered to include us on the car for the Prelude as well. This is a huge honor for Appliancezone.com to be associated with a true professional like Bobby Labonte and his entire organization. We can't wait to watch the TV broadcast and see how much money they can raise for all the charities involved with the Prelude" stated Jim Allen.
The suggested retail price of the Pay Per View broadcast is $24.95. Ordering information and up-to-the minute racing information is available at either www.PreludeToTheDream.org or www.HBO.com. Visit www.eldoraspeedway.com for more information about the Prelude.
Appliancezone.com is a leading on-line retailer of appliance parts and accessories to do-it-yourself homeowners. It was started by CEO, Jim Allen and his wife Paula, who operated an appliance repair business for nearly fourteen years prior to starting the internet company Appliance Zone. Appliance Zone was recently recognized by Inc 500 as the 3rd fastest growing retail company in America in 2010. Business First of Louisville also recognized and awarded Appliance Zone with the "Emerging Business of The year Award" in Dec 2010. ApplianceZone.com offers over 500,000 appliance parts and accessories for appliance brands such as Whirlpool, Kitchenaid, GE, Maytag, Frigidaire, and many more.
In 2011 Appliancezone.com has put together a unique contest associated with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. Appliancezone.com will be giving away a 2011 Chevy RS Camaro which is also the "Official Pace Car" of the series and will pace the field at every series event in 2011. Fans can register to win the Appliancezone.com pace car and an all expenses paid trip for two to the season finale event on the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. To learn more about the contest and to register to win log onto www.appliancezoneracing.com and click on the pace car logo.
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