Mechanix Wear joins GPW


For Immediate Release July 29, 2016

Mechanix Wear Joins GPW as Product Sponsor

Sacramento‐ Mechanix Wear, a familiar brand to motorsports of all types, has joined the Grand Prix West series as a Product Sponsor for 2016.

All of the supercharged GPW teams will promote the most recognizable working glove in racing at events, during displays and at the GPW Simulator, operated by Hopp Racing. Mechanix Wear gloves, racing apparel and promotional items will be visible around the fastest automotivepowered racing boats in the world and on the GPW web site

Highlighting the agreement is an award for the GPW Mechanix Wear “Crew of the Year” which will be presented at season‐end, based upon the top performing team in the series.

“We are very excited to bring aboard a sponsor like Mechanix Wear,” said Sam Cole, CEO of Grand Prix West. “We will do our best to promote products and expose Mechanix Wear to our fans during displays and Simulator events.”

“We have big plans for the off season as we prepare for a break‐out year in 2017, “Cole added. “Follow us on Facebook and our website to learn about opportunities to see a GPW boat up close and personal.”

Mechanix Wear reaches millions of hard working hands through television, print, radio, social media and racing events around the world. The undisputed #1 glove in racing is used by NHRA drag racing, Supercross, Motocross, IndyCar and all 43 NASCAR teams.