Ingersoll Rand to Sponsor Travis Kvapil at the Bank of America 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race

Date: May 09, 2011
Charlotte Motor Speedway

Davidson, N.C. - Ingersoll Rand, a global leader in vehicle service tools, equipment and compressed air technology has announced a primary sponsorship in the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

Ingersoll Rand is proud to sponsor Front Row Motorsports’ #55 Ford Fusion at the Bank of America 500 on October 15th 2011 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, as part of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. The car will be driven by 2003 Craftsman Truck Series Champion Travis Kvapil.

“Ingersoll Rand has been in the pits for over 50 years with our legendary Thunder Gun Impactool™,” says Nate Schmid, Marketing Manager for Vehicle Services with Ingersoll Rand. “We are very proud to be returning to the track as a primary sponsor.”

The company is also an associate sponsor of the #34 Ford Fusion, driven by David Gilliland, 2004 NASCAR Grand National Division, West Series Rookie of the Year and son of NASCAR veteran Butch Gilliland.

Both cars will be racing in the Bank of America 500 on Saturday, October 15th 2011 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, which will be airing on ABC at 7:30pm EST.

Follow pre-race preparation and race day video on the Ingersoll Rand YouTube channel:  http://www.youtube.com/irtoolscom.