By Bruce F. Mehlenbacher, Director of Public Relations, JAJ Entertainment
September 13, 2005, Innisfil, ON – Tara MacLeod the 2005 CASCAR PowerWater Rookie of the Year and driver of the Central Merchant Services #37 Ford Taurus is pleased to announce Steam Whistle Brewing, www.steamwhistle.ca as an associate sponsor.
“Steam Whistle Pilsner is a beer Canadians can be proud of and having them come on board for the last race of the CASCAR Super Series season taps off a great year for the Central Merchant Services Team,” explained Tara MacLeod. "Steam Whistle Brewing is a great addition to our team and to the Ontario brewing industry."
“As an underdog in a beer industry filled with giants, it’s great for Steam Whistle to be teaming up with the underdog of the racetrack,” stated Cam Heaps, President of Steam Whistle Brewing.” Together we will help each other rise to the top.”
MacLeod leads the PowerWater CASCAR Super Series Rookie of the year standings, and is 14th in the 2005 CASCAR Super Series Points Championship.
The final CASCAR Super Series race of the 2005 season, the Dodge Ram Tough 250 presented by the Dodge Dealers of Ontario will take place Saturday and Sunday, September 17 – 18 at Kawartha Speedway located in Fraserville, Ontario on the 3/8th-mile paved oval.
For information about Kawartha Speedway tickets and camping, call the Kawartha Speedway Hotline at 1.705.939-6316 (Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET) or visit online at http://www.kawarthaspeedway.com/.
CASCAR ON TV: Watch CASCAR on SPORTSNET, for information regarding initial airings and replays of Super Series races on SPORTSNET, check your local listings or visit www.cascar.ca/schedule/tv_schedule.html.
Under the team banner of MacLeod Racing, http://www.taramacleod.com/, 32-year old Tara MacLeod has been a strong competitor on the Ontario short-tracks for the past 10 years, with several awards to her credit.