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UDC Confirms Another Three Years with Action-packed V8 Utes

UDC Confirms Another Three Years with Action-packed V8 Utes


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The V8 Utes series, which has secured UDC title backing for a further three years

UDC Finance has confirmed title sponsorship of the V8 Ute category for the next three seasons. The new deal extends the existing arrangement as the series' principal partner.

UDC has activated its sponsorship over the past three seasons with trackside hospitality for its clients and hot lap experiences and this will continue along with branding on all of the series' Ford and Holden racers and on signage at events in the championship.

The UDC V8 Ute series is the main support category to the BNT V8 SuperTourers and has also run at the annual V8 Supercar meeting for the past three years.  Like its counterpart in Australia, it is a proven development series for up and coming V8 superstars - counting Chris Pither, Andrew Waite and Matt Lockwood among its champions over the past six seasons.

"The new three year deal is great news for the category and shareholders and underpins our philosophy as a series of great racing for young aces and older drivers that also provides a ready-made and high quality marketing platform for our corporate partners," explained series Managing Director Paul Isaac.

"We have a number of new initiatives in the pipeline to make the series even more appealing to drivers, teams and fans and with additional drivers and utes confirmed for 2014, we can look forward to action-packed fields of even more utes."

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