VERNON, NY- A question is often asked on what kind of benefits you for being a NASCAR license holder that the Utica-Rome Speedway and the first thing that is usually is mentioned is the one million dollar insurance, or perhaps the possibility of receiving additional point money from NASCAR. Last season at the Utica-Rome Speedway Modified champion Stewart Friesen took home over $27,000 for being the track champion and claiming the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series New York State title. Utica-Rome Speedway paid $10,000 of that total with the rest coming from NASCAR.

Little is known though of the product discounts that are available to NASCAR license holders such as the current promotion that is being run by Ingersoll Rand, the Official Power Tool of NASCAR. License holders are eligible for up to 50% off on selected power tools. All you have to do is go, click on the Marketing tab, click on Member Discounts & Offers, and click on the Ingersoll Rand link. Registration is required for access to

Other member offers and discounts are also available from Edelbrock, JE Pistons, the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Scorpion Racing Products, Sherwin-Williams, and Sprints through

Buying a NASCAR license provides more than an insurance policy, enhanced point funds, or a discount into the pit area, it also gives you an opportunity to save money on the very things you may need to keep your race team on the track. A NASCAR license is required to compete in any of the four weekly divisions of Stampede Steakhouse Modifieds, 602 Sportsman, Open Sportsman, and Pro Street Stocks at the Utica-Rome Speedway four any point events, unless stated otherwise.

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