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February 15, 2016

JET TOOLS CONTINUES PARTNERSHIP WITH RUSTY WALLACE RACING IN 2016



LaVergne, TN – JET® Tools, a leader in industrial machinery and equipment, has announced their continued partnership in 2016 with Rusty Wallace Racing, LLC, headed by Rusty Wallace, Sprint Cup Champion and NASCAR Hall-of-Famer.

JET Tools maintains its sponsorship of the #66 Ford Fusion, driven by Rusty’s son Steve Wallace, in 11 Super Late Model races at tracks across the country.  The season opener is at New Smyrna Speedway, Smyrna, Florida for Speedweeks in February.

“We look forward to continuing our partnership with racing legend Rusty Wallace and his team at Rusty Wallace Racing," said Tim Onello, JET's Senior Director of Product Management. "Steve Wallace is going to have a big year in 2016, and we’re happy to go along for the ride!”

“We’re very excited about extending our partnership with JET Tools.  They’re a great company with a long history of making quality tools,” said Rusty Wallace, Rusty Wallace Racing, LLC. “I used JET Tools to build race cars when I was growing up and it’s cool to see Steve doing the same.  We look forward to working with them next year and well into the future.”

Steve Wallace in the #66 car was fifth place in points on the CARS tour before heading into the final race of the season at Hickory Motor Speedway, Hickory, NC on November 1, 2015.  Wallace posted a win at Concord Speedway on August 29. He also had three, top-five finishes in the CARS Tour.

Follow Steve Wallace’s progress during the 2015 racing season on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/jet.industrial.

Pros like Rusty and Steve count on JET to provide powerful, precise and reliable metalworking saws, lathes and mills; drill presses; metalforming machinery; and finishing and grinding equipment.  All JET metalworking machinery is backed by two-year warranties and JET Red Assurance, the industry’s best service and support program.   

About JPW Industries, Inc.

Headquartered in LaVergne, TN, JET Tools is a division of JPW Industries.  JPW Industries, Inc.® manufactures and markets a wide range of machinery and equipment under the JET, Wilton and Powermatic brands. In addition to its LaVergne headquarters, the company has operations in Switzerland, Germany, Russia, France, Taiwan and China. It sells through a vast network distributor partners worldwide. 

About Rusty Wallace Racing, LLC

North Carolina-based Rusty Wallace Racing is a professional auto racing team steeped in the legendary history of its founder, NASCAR Hall of Famer Rusty Wallace.  The organization has campaigned entries in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR Nationwide Series and other stock car sanctions.  For more on Rusty Wallace Racing, please visit rustywallace.com.

 

 

 

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