Source: Extreme Energy Solutions, Inc. and Veteran Dirt Track Race Car Driver Tommy Vigh Jr, partner with the hopes of putting the Extreme Kleaner Sponsored Sportsman Modified into Victory Lane at the Orange County Fair Speedway for the 2016-2017 season, while testing new green technology at the track.
The Green Tech Company, Extreme Energy Solutions, Inc., located in Ogdensburg, New Jersey, formally announces its partnership with Veteran Race Car Driver Tommy Vigh Jr, a deal which extends thus far for the next two seasons. Extreme and Vigh were able to come together in forming an alliance that puts Vigh behind the wheel of new equipment aimed for the purposes of providing a testing platform for some of Extreme Energy Solutions green tech automotive solutions for emissions reduction and performance.
Tommy Vigh Jr. will be the captain behind the wheel of the #92 Extreme Kleaner/Extreme Energy Solutions Inc. sponsored Sportsman Modified, for 2016 and 2017, with home turf being declared as Orange County Fair Speedway (OCFS), in Middletown, New York playing host to this new venture. The alliance formed, known as Extreme Team Racing Associates, puts Vigh at the helm of machines powered by 602 GM crate motor powered equipment provided by Crate Motor Connection, located in New Holland, Pennsylvania. The newly formed team plans to also run their machines at the popular Eastern States Weekend event (Oct 2016 at the OCFS), while also touching down at a few races at the Accord Speedway (NY) and this year’s Super Dirt Week race event (hosting track yet to be named)
Extreme Energy Solutions, Inc. offers the technology known as the Smart Emissions Reducer, an emissions reduction device for gasoline and diesel powered engines, and is currently testing their equipment on the standard 602 GM crate motor in the lab on a controlled dyno and on the track. Extreme Energy Solutions looks to introduce the Smart Emissions Reducer as standard equipment as part of the 602 GM Crate motor once testing is complete. The Smart Emissions Reducer has been already proven in automotive labs such as Roush, Keshi, and Free-Col. The device has also been tested by various commercial and municipal vehicle fleet operators, which have seen between 25% to 65% reduction in harmful toxic emissions with vehicles retrofitted with the device, while recognizing fuel efficiency gains between 2.5% to 15%.
Having access to the racing community, Extreme has already begun to commercialize its consumer product lines to partnered retailers and race fans alike. Extreme Kleaner, the company’s non-toxic biodegradable multi-purpose cleaner-degreaser, is now offered in selected Hardware Hanks, True Value, Ace Hardware Stores; Independently owned grocery stores, East Coast Speed, and selected retailers. H2O Energy Flow, structured bottled water, has also been introduced to the market and is now in selected retailers across the mid-west. Extreme Kleaner is the main banner on the machine to be driven by Vigh.
“It is a great opportunity to be able to return to our roots and bring our technology with us,” commented Samuel K. Burlum, CEO and President of Extreme Energy Solutions, and author of "Life in the Green Lane-in Pursuit of the American Dream," “Tommy is a great driver and we needed to be able to work with someone whom does not mind dedicating their skill sets in aiding in our research and development on and off the track.” Burlum once ran full seasons in 2008 and 2009 at the Hard Clay, in the Street Stock Division.
“It’s important we have a tie to racing for many automotive innovations have been tested and proven at the track before they are made a stock component on production model vehicle,” Sam Burlum continued.”
“Having Tommy as our premier driver choice was an easy decision; he has been able to prove he can compete with aged equipment, and has been able to rack up a series of wins over time at various tracks. Fans love him as he is a great spokesperson for the sport. It will be great to see what he can do with some new equipment at his disposal.”
Tommy Vigh Jr., hails from Otisville, New York, and currently has 12 career wins that span time in the cockpit of Street Stocks, Pro Stocks, and now Sportsman Modified stock cars. His first race was in the Street Stock Division, where, after his 7th time in the car won his first race. From that point going further he never fell out 5th place which gained him the title of “Rookie of the Year”. Included in his portfolio of achievements is: OCFS Favorite Pro Stocker in 2009, OCFS First Ever Elimination Race Winner, OCFS Rookie of the Year, OCFS Driver of the Year 2009, 2010 Accord Speedway King of the Catskills Champion, 2011 2nd in points, 2012 OCFS Rookie Sportsmanship of the Year, NYSSCA 2012 Rookie Sportsmanship of the Year.
"Samuel and I have worked with each other before, and I am excited to see what we can do for Extreme this season," added Tommy Vigh Jr., "We will have some great equipment from Bicknell and Crate Motor Connection this year, and I am looking forward to a good season."
The #92 Sportsman Modified machine of Tommy Vigh Jr. is sponsored by Extreme Kleaner, Extreme Energy Solutions Inc., Smart Emissions Reducer, Hardware Hank, H2O Energy Flow, Big Momma Motorsports, Sam Burlum Business Strategy & Consulting Services, Crate Motor Connection, and received additional help from Behrents, East Coast Speed, Atomic Sign, Walker Creative Design, and crew.
Extreme Energy Solutions, Inc. and Smart Emissions Reducer also came to an agreement with Sportsman Driver Connor Otten, whom plans to race a full schedule on Friday and Saturday nights. Otten, just 20, from Middletown, NY, has had a limited part time campaign for the past two years, including racing at tracks such as Penn Cam, Five Mile Point, and Accord. The Orange County Fair Speedway regular, plans to race as a full time career, where after he discovered racing was his passion, Otten found it was a natural choice to purse racing as his profession.
"Ever since I was young, the only thing that interested me was racing. I am appreciative of the support we have from Smart Emissions Reducer and Extreme Energy Solutions this season. I hope to put some wins on the board this year," provided Otten.
Conner Otten will drive the #11 Smart Emissions Reducer/Extreme Energy Solutions sponsored Sportsman Modified at Accord Speedway on Friday Nights, putting Otten on the Track at the OCFS Saturday Evenings. Other sponsors of Otten’s ride include, Fred Smith, Emerson Resort and Spa, Big Momma Motorsports, Sam Burlum Business Strategy & Consulting Services, Chris Nessen Home Improvement, Matt Smith Mowing and Snowplowing, Behrents, East Coast Speed, Atomic Sign, Walker Creative Design, Extreme Team Racing Associates LLC and crew.
Jimmy Devitt from Clintondale, NY will be behind the wheel of the Extreme Team Racing Associates LLC second ride; the #H2O Extreme Energy Solutions Inc/H2O Energy Flow sponsored Sportsman Modified, and will compete in the OCFS Rookie Division. Devitt has been behind the wheel of both Street Stocks and Sportsman for the last five years plus. Other sponsors of the #H2O Machine include Hardware Hank, Big Mamma Motorsports, Extreme Kleaner, Sam Burlum Business Strategy & Consulting Services, Empire Emulsions, and Crate Motor Connections; and received additional help from Behrents, East Coast Speed, Atomic Sign, Walker Creative Design, and crew. Devitt chimed in...
"The car (#H2O) looks great. These guys stepped up in helping us put together a ride for 2016. We will put this Extreme Team car to work at Orange County Fair Speedway and see what we can do."
Extreme Kleaner/Extreme Energy Solutions resigned with Ron Constable, from Lafayette, New Jersey, as a returning sponsor for the 2016 season in support of the #49 Team Froggy Machine, another regular at the OCFS. Constable ranked 4th in the Street Stock Division and 2nd in the Street Stock Crane Series at the 5/8 Mile Hard Clay Speedway in 2015.
"We are so thankful to see Extreme Kleaner help us out again this season. We got a late start in getting our equipment together, however we will be ready for opening day," expressed Constable.
Extreme Energy Solutions plans to expand its program in 2017, in hopes of introducing the Company’s product lines, Extreme Xtra Fuel Treatments and E-Missions Automotive Intelligence/E-Tech Performance, to the regional racing and automotive community, as the company plans to support Tommy Vigh Jr. behind the wheel of a car in the 358 Modified Division, while also putting a second car on the track at Accord Speedway.
“Racing is just as important to our marketing efforts as it is to our research and development of our current and up and coming product lines. It reminds us how to stay competitive, furthering our vision for the next innovation to include into our Company’s product offerings. The racing community understands the concept of a work in progress, and is a perfect place for getting a feel for how consumers will respond to our new products and services,” Burlum concluded.
Tags: Stock Car Racing, Dirt Track Racing, Orange County Fair Speedway, Northeast Sportsman Modified, The Hard Clay, Extreme Kleaner, Extreme Energy Solutions, Smart Emissions Reducer, Green Tech, Tommy Vigh Jr., Sam Burlum, GM Crate Motor, Auto Racing, Innovation
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