INDYCAR Winner to Celebrate in Fuzzy's Ultra Premium Vodka 19th Hole Victory Lane
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, Calif. (Aug. 13, 2012) – The 2012 INDYCAR season finale race winner at Auto Club Speedway in September will cap off a 500-mile evening under the lights with a celebration in the Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka 19th Hole Victory Lane.
The ultra premium vodka, created by golf legend Fuzzy Zoeller, inked the deal with Southern California’s premiere motorsports facility today. As part of the deal, the award-winning spirit will put its name on Victory Lane at the Speedway.
“We’re looking forward to teeing it up one last time this year with the IZOD IndyCar Series at Auto Club Speedway. It’s been a great year and now we’re ready to finish the round and head for the 19th Hole,” stated Fuzzy Zoeller, 1979 Masters Champion and creator of Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka, the Official Vodka of the IZOD IndyCar Series. “It’s going to be an outstanding race and Fuzzy’s is looking forward to celebrating with the winner, preferably the Number 20 of Ed Carpenter, in the Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka 19th Hole Victory Lane.”
For the first time in seven years, the thrill, excitement and speed of the IZOD IndyCar Series returns to Auto Club Speedway Sept. 14 -15 for World Championship Weekend at the Speedway where the world speed record for the fastest lap of 241.428 mph was set in 2000 – and still stands today.
The nighttime spectacle includes Helio Castroneves, Scott Dixon and this year’s Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti along with high-profile owners Roger Penske, Chip Ganassi, A.J. Foyt and Bobby Rahal who will all visit Southern California’s premier motorsports facility with the intense competition, high-energy show scheduled to be run at night under the lights.
Sam Hornish Jr. won the Inaugural IZOD IndyCar Series race at Auto Club Speedway in 2002 in an exciting finish that saw him beat Jaques Lazier across the finish line by a mere 0.0281 seconds. The series continued to run at Auto Club Speedway through 2005 and provided race fans with speed and excitement each time it visited the speedway.
For more information on Auto Club Speedway’s MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championships Weekend visit www.autoclubspeedway.com, call 800-944-RACE (7223).
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About Auto Club Speedway: Auto Club Speedway, is a two-mile oval located in Fontana, California and is home to a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race each March and the INDYCAR World Championships Weekend in September. The Speedway is also home to numerous movies, television and commercial productions, photo shoots, new car testing, club racing and a variety of racing schools. The track is active for more than 320 days every year. For more information on events at Auto Club Speedway call 1-800-944-RACE (7223) or visit www.autoclubspeedway.com. For more information on event lodging, visit the Hilton Garden Inn, Fontana, the official hotel partner of Auto Club Speedway.
About Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka: Created by golf legend Fuzzy Zoeller, Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka, THE HOLE-IN-ONE VODKA, is dedicated to providing exceptional vodka to enhance the enjoyment of the moment. With the breath-taking golf landscape visible through a frosted glass bottle, Fuzzy's Ultra Premium Vodka has received the prestigious gold medal and a 94 rating from the Beverage Testing Institute twice, as well as a score of 94, the Chairman’s Trophy for Best Unflavored Vodka and an Excellent, Highly Recommended rating from the Ultimate Spirits Challenge. Fuzzy’s has also received a gold medal from the 2011 SIP Awards, as well as a 93 rating from renowned spirits enthusiast, Anthony Dias Blue. Most recently, Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka received the Chairman’s Trophy for the Best Vodka Martini from the 2012 Ultimate Cocktail Challenge. Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka is the Official Vodka of the IZOD INDYCAR Series. Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka is currently available in thirty four states. Made in the USA for Fuzzy’s Spirits, LLC, Indianapolis, IN. Vodka 40% ALC. by volume, distilled from grain. Additional information about Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka is available at www.fuzzyvodka.com or www.fuz.com. Trust your caddie and please drink responsibly.