ABOUT US UNITED RACING TEAM• Amalgamation of DK and JTI Racing Teams in the early 2000s to maximise skills and competitiveness.• Successfully raced a Holden VS Supercar replica in Sports Sedan Series at Barbagallo Raceway in WA as a leading car over several seasons.• Purchased VZ V8 Supercar in 2007 and raced in Sports Sedans in WA.• Raced car in most rounds in Shannons Nationals Series in 2010 and 2011.• Upgraded to new Aurora V8 motor for 2012 Shannons Nationals Series.
THE CAR Ex Perkins Engineering / Jack Daniels Racing VZ V8 Supercar• Last car driven by Larry Perkins, 6 times winner of the Bathurst 1000. First V8 Supercar driven by his son Jack.• Purchased by United Racing in August 2007 and competed in Sports Sedan Class at Barbagallo Raceway, 2008 and 2009 as a leading competitor .• Competed in Shannons National V8 Touring Cars Series 2010 & 2011. Proven to be a very fast and competitive car.• New Aurora V8 engine fitted in late 2011, ready for the 2012 season.
THE DRIVERS • Dean and Isi, together with Alistair bought the car. The two of them share the drive. • They run almost identical qualifying and race times. Tony Evangelou has mentored them. • Alistair prefers to be an organise things and does the important Team Manager job. Isi gives the thumbs up... Isi Ambrosio: Owner Driver PHOTO: Isi, centre and Dean right, discussing driving technique with • Over 15 years experience building Tony Evangelou, 2010 Shannons V8 Champion, at a practise day. and racing high performance race cars. Dean Kovacevich: Owner Driver • 2 seasons in Shannons Nationals• Over 15 years experience building and racing high performance race cars. V8 Touring Cars Series.• 2 seasons in Shannons Nationals V8 Touring Cars Series. • 4 years driving V8 Supercars• 4 years V8 Supercar driving experience
THE TEAM TEAM PHOTO: Members from left to right Sam: Electrical, electronics, data analysis, team logistics Isi: Owner, driver, mechanical, exhaust system, data Alistair: Owner, team manager, transporter, logistics, Adrian: Mechanical, sponsor Alex: Mechanical, fabrication, navigator, in-car video Dean: Owner, driver, engineering, motor building, technical Stuart: Webpage, blog page, photography, video, PR Frank, seen below in hat at the front of the car, lends a hand where needed...THE TEAM:• The team have been together since the mid 90’s when Isi, Dean and Alistair first started motor racing.• The team have a wide range of skills, enabling them to maintain and repair the race car where and when needed, reducing cost.• The new double-decker transporter we have just built is a good example of the range skills in the team.
NEW TRUCKNew transporter ready for sponsor decals... NEW TRANSPORTER• Designed and built by Alistair and the team.• Has a hydraulic tail lift to store cars one above the other. PHOTOS:• Includes air conditioned work area, 240v generator, • Left: Transporter as bought, the chassis was extended 3 metres. wide screen TV/monitor and lots of equipment storage. • Above: 3 photos showing truck close to finish, ready for decals.
KUHMO V8 TOURING CAR SERIES THE EVENT 2012 CALENDAR Round 1: Mar 9-12, Eastern Creek, NSW Driver :Dean Round 2: April 13-15, Malalla, South Aust. Driver: Isi Round 3: June 22-24, Winton ,Victoria Driver: Isi Round 4: Aug 10-12, QLD Raceway, QLD Driver: Dean Round 5: Sept 21-23, Phillip Island, Vic Driver: Isi Round 6: Nov 23-25, Sandown, Victoria Driver: Dean Website: www.v8touringcars.com.auSHANNONS NATIONALS SERIES:KUMHO V8 TOURING CARSThis 6 event series is for cars not eligible forhigher V8 Supercar events and will featureV8 Touring Cars up to Holden VZ and Fal-con BA V8 Supercars in the 2012 season.We can now run our car as a VZ. We haverun it as a VY up till now.
MEDIA COVERAGEwww.unitedracing.com.au www.unitedracing.blogspot.com Isi on TV...Speedweek, Sundays on SBS—150 000 viewers.MEDIA COVERAGE: WEB, BLOG, TV, YOUTUBE, PRINT. Also on Foxtel via Fox Speed and Inside Speed. United Racing has enjoyed coverage in a range of different media.• WEB: United Racing Website and Blog include coverage for our sponsors.• TV: Shannons Nationals events are shown regularly on Speedweek on SBS.• YOUTUBE: In-Car Video clips are uploaded for access via Youtube.• MAGAZINE: We has had centre Spreads in several trade magazines.• NEWSPAPER: Car has enjoyed some past coverage In the motoring pages. On the internet: http://speedweek.com.au/category/v8-touring/
GOLD PACKAGE: $20 000 PLUS Gold Package Sponsors receive the following recognition for their support• Entered as naming rights sponsor for 2 of 6 events—Name in commentary, programs, etc• Prime Door Panel Coverage on each side of the car for your company or product.• Prime location of logos on driving suits and hats to take advantage of media cover.• Display race car at your product event and shows, subject to availability.• Meet and greet sponsor rides at the event or a track nearby at a mutually agreed time. • Large Logos on Team Racecar Transporter. • Signed and framed sponsor certificate and large photograph for display in your offices. • Event photos and video for your website • Links and plugs on our website and blogsite The package can be modified and extended to suit individual requirements. So let us know how we might tailor the sponsorship to best suit your company or product require- ments.
SIGNAGE LAYOUT $5 000 $3 000 $3 000 $10 000 $3 000 $2 000 $3 000 $2 000 $2 000 $2 000 $2 000 Gold Sponsor YOUR LOGO Gold SponsorSee our Media Page for details of the media coverage you can expect for your sponsorship of the United Racing VZ Supercar...
SILVER PACKAGE: $10 000—$20 000 Silver Package Sponsors receive the following recognition for their support• Prime Logo or Name locations on racecar for company or product to the sponsored value.• Entered as naming rights sponsor for 1 of 6 events—name in commentary, programs, etc• Meet and Greet sponsor rides at the event or Team Sponsor Day, late in the season.• Name and Logos on the Team Racecar Transporter—medium sized • Signed and framed sponsor certificate and large photograph for display in your offices. • Event photos and video for your website • Links and plugs on our website and blogsite The package can be modified and extended to suit individual requirements. So let us know how we might tailor the sponsorship to best suit your company or product require- ments.
BRONZE PACKAGE: $5000—$7500 Bronze Package Sponsors receive the following recognition for their support• Prime Logo or name locations for your company or product to the sponsored value.• Meet and greet sponsor rides at the track or at our Sponsor Day at the end of the season.• Name and Logos on the United Racing Team Racecar Transporter—smaller size• Signed and framed sponsor certificate and large photograph for display in your offices. • Event photos and video for your website. • Links and plugs on our website and blogsite. The package can be modified and extended to suit individual requirements. So let us know how we might tailor the spon- sorship to best suit your company or product requirements. Sponsors of smaller amounts are also welcome and we can discuss an arrange-No, the car is definitely NOT for sale...it was for a short while, until Tony Evangelou, ment that is suitable to you...2010 Shannons Champion holding the driver’s door ,showed just how quick it is...