March 12th, 2004


KIRKWOOD, NY…Sponsorships for the upcoming 2004 Five Mile Point Speedway racing season are filling up quickly. All of the early pre-season excitement is leading up to the 54th Annual season Opener Saturday, May 8th. The season will kick off with a 50 lapper for the big block/small block Modifieds.

A number of corporate sponsors are already signed on for 2004 at Five Mile Point Speedway as the season quickly approaches. Pepsi-Cola returns to the speedway as the "official soda". Five Mile Point Speedway and Binghamton Pepsi-Cola have a long-standing relationship and that will continue this season. Binghamton Pepsi-Cola will be sponsoring two race events with one being the National Quarter Mile Dirt Track Championship Weekend on September 24th and 25th.

Papa John's Pizza has signed on as the "official pizza" at the Point this season. Several area Papa John's Pizza outlets are teaming up to become a corporate sponsor this year. They join the ranks of Five Star Equipment on Route 11 in Kirkwood, NY. Five Star Equipment will be the "official heavy equipment provider" at the speedway this season.

Southern Tier Advance Auto Parts outlets will be actively involved at the Point throughout the season. They will be partnered with several promotions over the course of the 2004 campaign. Sunoco Race Fuels will continue their partnership as the "official race fuel" of the speedway. For the first time they are also the official race fuel of the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series. It was previously announced that Hoosier Racing Tire will be the "official tire" in 2004 at the Point as well.

A limited number of V.I.P event sponsorships are still available. For additional information please contact the Five Mile Point Speedway offices at (607) 775-5555. Mark your calendars for the 54th Annual season opener on Saturday, May 8th.