YORBA LINDA, Calif. (May 29, 2018) — Reigning Top Fuel world champion Brittany Force will be racing the Advance Auto Parts Monster Energy dragster in the month of June. The eight-time event winner has partnred with Advance Auto Parts for the JEGS Route 66 NHRA Nationals in Chicago, the NHRA Virginia Nationals in Richmond, Va., the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals in Bristol, Tenn. and the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals in Norwalk, Ohio.
“We are excited to have Brittany Force joining Courtney (Force) in representing the Advance Auto Parts brand throughout the month of June," said Yogi Jashnani, senior vice president, marketing, insights and analytics for AdvanceAuto Parts. “Brittany and Courtney will be instrumental in launching our new advertising campaign – one that builds upon our Mission: Passion for Customers…Passion for Yes!"
Brittany joins her sister, Funny Car points leader Courtney Force, in representing the Advance Auto Parts brand. Courtney joined with Advance Auto Parts at the start of the 2017 season and has acquired 12 No. 1 qualifiers and three event wins to date since their partnership began.
“This is exciting for me as an owner," said 16-time Funny Car world champion John Force. “I'm excited about the opportunity with Advance Auto Parts to be able to team my daughter Brittany, the Top Fuel world champion in her Monster Energy dragster, up with her sister, Funny Car points leader, Courtney, racing in the same colors for Advance Auto Parts. This is a win-win situation: My daughters get to race together in matching colors and it works because the partners work together — Monster is sold in over 5,000 Advance Auto Parts stores."
John Force Racing, Inc., based in Yorba Linda, Calif., and Brownsburg, Ind., is a professional sports dynasty, one that has earned 20 NHRA championships and claimed 263 professional victories in Funny Car (255) and Top Fuel (8). Led by team owner and driver John Force, a 16-time Funny Car world champion, 1996 Driver of the Year for all of American motor racing, 2011 International Motorsports Hall of Fame inductee, and driver of the PEAK Coolant and Motor Oil Chevrolet Camaro SS Funny Car, JFR is additionally comprised of Auto Club of Southern California Chevrolet Camaro SS driver Robert Hight, 2017 and 2009 Funny Car world champion and 2005 NHRA Rookie of the Year; Advance Auto Parts Chevrolet Camaro SS driver Courtney Force, 2012 NHRA Rookie of the Year; and Monster Energy Top Fuel Dragster driver Brittany Force, 2017 Top Fuel world champion, 2013 NHRA Rookie of the Year. For more information, please visit johnforceracing.com.