You Win, We Pay!
QA1 is proud to participate in several contingency programs to support, recognize and award top performers during the racing season who are using QA1 products. Racers who utilize QA1 products to outperform the competition will be eligible for a contingency payment or certificate of some form. At QA1, we are committed to helping racers compete at the highest level. Below is a list of circle track and drag racing contingency programs that we are involved in and the requirements for each.
CIRCLE TRACK CONTINGENCIES:
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS)
QA1 is the title sponsor of Heat Race #4 at all LOLMDS events and will provide contingency product certificates to the Heat Race #4 winner at each event. At the end of the season, QA1 will also provide a QA1 carbon fiber driveshaft to the Rookie of the Year winner presented at the banquet. To be eligible for QA1 contingency certificates, each driver must display a QA1 decal that is verified by series officials. To learn more, visit www.lucasdirt.com.
Craftsman World of Outlaws Late Model Series
QA1 is a proud sponsor of the World of Outlaws Late Model Series (WoO LMS), which is the nation's premier traveling tour for dirt Late Model stock cars. Their schedule boasts nearly 50 events at more than 30 tracks in over 20 states and Canada. QA1 offers a product certificate for “The QA1 Fastest Lap of the Race Award,” which is awarded to the driver who has the fastest lap time at each event. To be eligible for QA1 contingency certificates, each driver must display a QA1 decal that is verified by series officials. To learn more, visit www.worldofoutlaws.com.
United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS)
USMTS is one of the fastest-growing and most popular open-wheel Dirt Modified touring series in the world. Nearly 1,000 drivers participate in the nearly 80 events included in the series. QA1 offers a product certificate to the driver who has the fastest lap time of each race night. Open to all competitors throughout each qualifying heat, consolation race and feature. In the event that a track does not have a transponder scoring loop, the award will be given to the driver who leads the most laps in the feature event. To learn more, visit www.usmts.com.
Michigan Dirt Cup
The Allstar Performance Michigan Dirt Cup Modified Tour offers a premier level of copetition for racers and exceptional experience for the fans. QA1 offers product certificates for the Hard Charger Award at each event. At the end of the season, QA1 will award a free carbon fiber driveshaft to the Hard Charger Champion of the Year. To be eligible, each driver must display QA1 decals that are verified by series officials. To learn more, visit www.michigandirtcup.com.
Summit Modified Nationals
The Dirtcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals is a 25 race traveling series for dirt modifieds. Each race features a lucrative purse and incentives. To be eligible for QA1 contingency certificates, each driver must display a QA1 decal that is verified by series officials. At the end of the series, QA1 also provides the champion of the series with free product presented at the banquet. For more information, visit www.modifiednationals.com.
USRA, which sanctions Stock Cars, B-Mods and Hobby Stocks as well as Dirt Modifieds, was formed with a mission of fostering increased driver participation through cost-effective rules. QA1 provides contingency certificates to the top 5 national points earners in Modified, Stock Car, B-Mod and Hobby Stock division. To learn more, visit www.usraracing.com.
WISSOTA Dirt Track Series
The WISSOTA Promoter’s Association includes approximately 55 tracks in the upper Midwest. QA1 sponsors WISSOTA and is recognized as the official shock absorber of the series. At the annual WISSOTA National Awards banquet, QA1 awards each track champion with a contingency certificate to be redeemed for QA1 product. To learn more, visit www.wissota.org.
Short Track Super Series
The Short Track Super Series Fueled By VP is ‘the racers’ choice’ with hefty purses. Rules are liberal to allow participation from big- and small-block teams across the Northeast. Fans benefit from diverse fields of drivers rarely seen in action together at one facility. QA1 offers product certificates for the Hard Charger Award at all events and to the Hard Charger season winner in the North and South Regions at the end of the year. To be eligible for QA1 contingency certificates, each driver must display at QA1 decal that is verified by series officials. To learn more, visit www.bdmotorsportsmedia.com.
IMCA currently sanctions eight classes of cars ranging from sport compacts all the way to high-powered sprint cars. At the beginning of the year, each registered IMCA driver fills out a questionnaire and selects the brand of racing components they use. Racers must verify the product with IMCA officials to be eligible. QA1 awards a contingency certificate to drivers who raced with QA1 shocks, rod ends or ball joints and placed high enough in IMCA National points.
To learn more, visit www.imca.com.
DRAG RACING CONTINGENCIES:
IHRA Nitro Jam
To be eligible for contingency, drivers in IHRA’s Nitro Jam series must have QA1 decals on both sides of the vehicle prior to the first round of eliminations. Competitors must be running two or more QA1 shocks or struts that are less than five years old. Classes eligible for contingency are: Top Sportsman, Top Dragster, Super Stock, Stock, Quick Rod, Super Rod, Hot Rod and ET. For more information, visit www.ihra.com.
NHRA Be A Winner, Be A Member
National Dragster’s Be A Winner, Be A Member contingency program awards NHRA members who win a regular season bracket race at an NHRA member track with prizes from select sponsors. To be eligible, competitors must display QA1 decals and be running two or more QA1 shocks or struts. At the end of the year, one lucky racer will be awarded the grand prize that is to be determined by the NHRA. To enter, use the online entry form at www.nhra.com/beawinner or go to www.NHRA.com and click on the Be A Winner, Be a Member link at the bottom of the page. The form must be filled out completely to be eligible for the program.
NMCA Muscle Car Nationals
The NMCA Contingency Program is the largest cash program in all-domestic street legal drag racing, with more than 80 participating brands, 150 different products and $3 Million in total posted cash. Classes eligible for QA1 contingency are: Radial Wars, Nitrious Pro Street, Xtreme Street, N/A 10.5, Street Outlaw, Factory Super Cars, Top Sportsman, Open Comp, Nostalgia Super Stock, Nostalgia Muscle Car and LSX. Competitors must display QA1 decals on their vehicle and be running two or more QA1 shocks or struts or a QA1 carbon fiber driveshaft. For more information, visit www.nmcadigital.com.
NMCA West - Street Car Nationals
The NMCA West Contingency Program is the largest cash payout in West Coast Street Car racing, anticipating more than 50 participating brands, 100 different products and $1.5 Million in total posted cash. Drivers racing in the Limited Street, Outlaw 8.5, N/A 10.5, Top Sportsman, Nostalgia Street Car, Open Comp, Mustang Madness, Super Quick, Quick Street, Pro Comp and Street Comp classes are eligible for contingency and must display QA1 decals on their vehicle and be running two or more QA1 shocks or struts or a QA1 carbon fiber driveshaft. For more information, visit www.nmcadigital.com.
NMRA National Series
The NMRA Contingency Program is the largest cash program in Ford drag racing, with more than 80 participating brands, 180 different products and $4 Million in total posted cash. Classes eligible for QA1 contingency are: Street Outlaw, Renegade, Coyote Modified, Factory Stock, Pure Street, Modular Muscle, Super Stang, Open Comp, Truck & Lightning, and Ford Muscle. Competitors must display QA1 decals on their vehicle and be running two or more QA1 shocks or struts or a QA1 carbon fiber driveshaft. For more information, visit www.nmradigital.com.
Outlaw Street Cars Association
Providing some of the most competitive heads up drag racing in the Kentucky, Indiana, Tennessee, Illinois, Virginia, West Virginia, And Kansas area, the Outlaw Street Car Association, or OSCA for short, is a freshly resurrected series that was recently rejuvenated and is making a quick and impressive comeback into the racing scene. QA1 offers product certificates to the winners of the Pro Street, Nostalgia True Street, MX235 and X275 classes at each event. For more information, visit www.outlawstreetcars.com.