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Acura is a leading automotive luxury nameplate that delivers Precision Crafted Performance through advanced product design and innovative technologies like Acura Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD®) and Precision All-Wheel Steer™ (P-AWS®). On March 27, 2016, Acura will celebrate the 30th anniversary of its launch as the first luxury nameplate from a Japanese automaker.

The Acura lineup features five distinctive core models – the RLX luxury flagship sedan, the TLX performance luxury sedan, the ILX sport sedan, the 5-passenger RDX luxury crossover SUV, and the Acura MDX, America's all-time best-selling three-row luxury SUV. This spring, Acura launched the next-generation, electrified NSX supercar as a new and pinnacle expression of Acura Precision Crafted Performance. www.acura.com
HPD was founded in 1993 to spearhead Honda’s entry into Indy car racing.  No other manufacturer has matched Honda’s success in Indy cars, which includes 217 race victories, 15 drivers’ championships, six competitive manufacturers’ championships and 10 Indianapolis 500 victories since 2004. 

In addition to Indy car competition, HPD and Honda have a history of success in the classic endurance sports car races, including a pair of LMP2 wins and a privateer LMP1 victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans since 2010; as well as multiple American Le Mans Series championships and five LMP2 class victories at the 12 Hours of Sebring since 2007.  HPD’s Honda engines have recorded 74 race wins at endurance sports car races around the world, with 70 of those victories coming in the HPD-developed line of sports prototype cars.

HPD offers a complete line of race engines for cars from grass roots to pinnacle; for professional, amateur and entry-level racers. For more information about HPD and the company’s racing product lines, please visit www.honda.com.
Curb Records is one of the world’s leading independent music companies.  Owned and operated by Mike Curb since 1962, Curb Records has achieved 433 number one records, over 1,500 hundred Top Ten records and charted over 4,500 total records. Today’s roster includes some of the top names in Country, Christian and Pop/Rock music. Curb Records was honored as Billboard Magazine’s 2001 Country Music Label of the Year and Radio & Records Magazine’s 2005 Overall Gold Label of the Year. Mike Curb has competed within the motorsports industry for over 40 years. Learn More: www.curb.com
ZAK Products is an industry leading automotive chemical maintenance product line, offering a comprehensive value proposition to franchised automobile dealerships and professional installers. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, ZAK has been serving customers across the U.S. and Canada since 2002. ZAK’s professional grade product line is designed to drive customer loyalty by empowering installers with the training and tools needed to consistently deliver value to the consumer. Our products are specifically formulated to exceed the needs of today’s vehicles, including fuel, cooling, climate control, and lubrication systems. ZAK Products is the #1 Professional Maintenance Fluid of NASCAR. Learn More: www.zakproducts.com
AERO™ Advanced Paint Technology is an environmentally sustainable film-based paint solution that eliminates the need for harmful sprayers. AERO was initially designed for The Boeing Company as a lightweight paint film technology for the 787 Dreamliner. As such, the technology provides significant performance gains in weight reduction while enabling the finish to be a fully strippable system. AERO has proven to be successful in the motorsports industry due to the ease of install, significant weight savings, and greatly enhanced durability. For details visit http://rethinkpaint.com
CAP & Associates, Inc. was established in 1981 by Charlene A. Prosnik to design and manufacture store fixtures and displays, and the firm utilizes a 110,000 square feet plant that houses the equipment and resources to produce anything from a single prototype to full store packages as well as large volume production runs. CAP& Associates expertise can be found all around Michael Shank Racing’s 20,000 square foot shop, with everything from the team meeting rooms and engineering offices to the custom trophy and helmet display all benefiting from CAP & Associates design, production, and fulfillment process. Learn More: www.cap-associates.com