Pete D'Agnolo crushes 71 car field to win $5000 in TNT Super Series at Empire's Pro Am
2016 marks the tenth season for the highly competitive sportsman series!
LEICESTER, NEW YORK (August 24, 2016) The Joe's Transmission TNT Super Series hosted its first $5000/win race this past weekend as an opener to the IHRA Pro Am at Empire Dragway. Pete D'Agnolo from Rochester, New York took the win from the 71 car field and earned himself the big cheque. With presenting sponsors Roy & Tara Lister, the TNTSS 5K was destined for success. Series creators Ted Barnes and Joe Boniferro said they wanted to do something special for the tenth season...
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About the Joe's Transmission TNT Super Series:
Based on NHRA’s Super Street & IHRA’s Hot Rod classes
10.90 index (7.00 eighth mile)
.500 pro tree
The 10 event series...
There are only two exceptions to the rulebook:
Since it began in 2006, the TNT Super Series has grown into one of the strongest, most competitive sportsman drag racing series in North America and has catapulted many competitors to success on the national and divisional stages.
The TNTSS is a self-governing organization with input from its teams. Based on NHRA’s Super Street & IHRA’s Hot Rod classes, competitors run on a 10.90 index in the 1/4 mile (7.00 in the 1/8 mile) and race for a guaranteed purse that pays back more than 100% of the racer's entry fees. The yearend points fund provides cash & prizes to the top eight finishers and the Series Champion receives a prize package worth over $4000.00.
The TNTSS is committed to providing the highest level of competition backed by solid media support to showcase its participants across North America. Events are contested at various drag racing facilities in southern Ontario and western New York and put on a spectacular show for the drag racing fan.
About Joe's Transmission:
Joe Boniferro has owned and operated Joe's Transmission Service in Niagara Falls, Ontario since 1984. From the original single bay location, the business has progressed to a six bay, five employee automotive complex on Arthur Street. The two storey building houses Joe's Transmission (Commercial, Fleet and Performance Divisions) and Al's Radiator Service. They sell and install aftermarket high performance parts and accessories. As a Firestone Dealer they sell and install drag racing tires. Their specialty is building and repairing high performance transmissions. Contact Joe and his team at (905) 374-6116 or visit them online at www.joestransmission.com .
$60 event entry
(plus spectator fee paid upon entry to track)
with more than 100% payback!