MSD Named Official Ignition of USMTS, USRA

Mar 3, 2014

El Paso, Texas,-based MSD Performance is the official ignition for the 2014 U.S. Modified Touring Series (USMTS) and the U.S. Racing Association (USRA).

“We are thrilled to be a stronger partner with the USMTS this year,” said Manny Grijalva, vice president of marketing and sales at MSD, in a press release. “The enthusiasts who participate as both drivers and spectators have been loyal to the MSD brand since we started over 40 years ago, and we appreciate that support.”

As the official ignition of both series, MSD will post certificate awards and offer support to the top five racers in each of the four USRA championship classes, the press release noted.

“The USMTS and USRA are pleased to have MSD on board to be the official ignition of both series,” said Ryne Staley, operations manager for the series. “Our partnership the last two seasons was a success, and I look forward to MSD’s increased involvement for the 2014 season and into the future.”