-Fifth annual event hosted by the Brownsburg Motorsports Network-
BROWNSBURG, IN (May 25, 2011) --- On the eve of the centennial Indianapolis 500 over half a dozen of the premier motorsports race shops in Brownsburg, Ind., will be open to the public from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.. The 5th annual Open House Event, May 28th, will include John Force Racing, Tony Pedregon Racing, Don Schumacher Racing, Morgan Lucas Racing, and many more.
At John Force Racing fans will be able to tour the 150,000 square foot shop and see a number of Ford Mustang Funny Cars, trailers and shop machines. Also fans will be able to see The Eric Medlen Tribute Room and the John Force Racing museum. The shop tour is free and 15-time Funny Car champion John Force, 2009 Funny car champion and recent Summer Nationals winner Robert Hight along with Full Throttle Funny Car points leader Mike Neff and rising star Courtney Force will be in attendance signing autographs at 11 a.m.
“I’ll be coming into Brownsburg to go to the Indy 500 and I want to spend some time with my fans too. This will be my first trip to the 500 so I am excited but I am also excited about the Brownsburg Open House event,” said John Force. “There is a great network of businesses in Brownsburg growing the motorsports community and we get a lot of help from the city. We want to keep growing that relationship.”
“I can’t wait for the fans to see our shop. I love showing it off and having fans see all our cool hot rods, the machine shops, The Eric Medlen Project and Eric’s Tribute Room. My race cars are running good and Robert just got us our 200th Funny Car win in Topeka this past weekend. Now we are on to the Indy 500 and then to Englishtown to celebrate with Castrol in their backyard.”
The Brownsburg Motorsports Network has four stated goals as part of its mission statement. Building community awareness, building motorsports industry awareness, building motorsports industry networking, and attracting motorsports businesses to Brownsburg.
The John Force Racing shop is located at 498 Southpoint Circle, Brownsburg, Indiana 46112-2203. Fans can find more information about the Saturday event here www.brownsburgmotorsports.com