Rock Island Grand Prix

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Roger Ruthhart (309) 736-3517; rruthhart@qconline.com
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Vega announced tire contingency program for Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - Vega tires and TS Racing have announced $5,600 in contingency awards for drivers winning on Vega tires at the 2017 Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom.

Vega Tire will award $350 per class to racers on Vega Tires. Class winners on four Vega Tires will receive a check for $200. Second place finishers on four Vega Tires will receive a $100 gift certificate. Third place finishers on four Vega Tires will receive a $50 gift certificate.

TS Racing, the Vega Tire importer for the United States, is also offering a special pricing program for this year's event. The world class CIK/WSK homologated Vega XM 460/710 tire set is reduced to $189.00.

The popular FH Blue 460/710 tire set will be $155.00.

Vega has all competitors covered with a wide selection of tire compounds, including 6-inch Yellow or Whites and the popular VAH Red 206 tire. Check out the Vega Tire selection at TSRacing.com or call 800-962-4108 and speak to a representative.

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The Xtreme Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom is hosted by the Downtown Rock Island Arts and Entertainment District which features retail shops, excellent restaurants, live entertainment, dinner theater, art galleries and comedy clubs all within walking distance of the host hotel. Jumer's Casino & Hotel is just a short drive away. Rock Island is located on the Mississippi River three hours west of Chicago in an area known as the Quad-Cities which straddles the river and the Illinois/Iowa border. It is at the intersection of Interstate highways 74, 88 and 80 and is served by Quad City International Airport in Moline, Ill. (www.ridistrict.com)