IRVINE, Calif., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoAlert, the industry leader in data mining and sales lead generation is proud to announce its 2016 sponsorship of Tasca Racing.
As a leader in the automotive industry, AutoAlert works diligently to provide the automotive industry with cutting-edge solutions that drive improved customer experiences, communication, and sales. Additionally, the focus on engaging both internal and external business partners remains a key focus that propels the company's continuous growth.
AutoAlert is excited to sponsor of one of the most well-known Funny Car racing teams. Within the past 12 years, driver Bob Tasca III has taken the now third-generation team to 12 final rounds, 24 semi-final rounds, and the team has clinched 4 wins. Additionally, Tasca has recorded one of the sport's fastest runs in history at 3.988 at 316.97 mph. Bob Tasca III remains involved in the family dealerships in Cranston, R.I. and Seekonk, Mass., where the family tradition of "Win on Sunday; sell on Monday" remains a vital part of Tasca's foundation.
The Tasca Racing team is made up of: Bob Tasca III, Driver; Tom Leskovan, Crew Chief; Mike Cleaver, Clutch Specialist and Mechanic; Ryan Joyner, Merchandise and Show Car Operations; Dennis Gomes, Supercharger Specialist; Tony Shortall, Car Chief; Mike Gonzales, Cylinder Head Specialist; and Greg Grimes, Engine Assembly. The team will be competing in four upcoming NHRA events, beginning with the Charlotte Four-Wide Nationals in April, and then moving on to Topeka, Epping, and Chicago. As Driver Bob Tasca III takes his place in the driver's seat once again, Tasca continues to keep the passion for racing alive—for fans and pros alike.
AutoAlert CEO Mike Dullea commented, "We're proud to sponsor a great racing team with such a rich history of focusing on performance, heritage, and shining a positive light on the automotive industry as a whole. Beginning with Bob Tasca, Sr., who successfully ran the family Ford business and went on to found Tasca racing, the history of this team is steeped dedication to family, customers, and fans."
With its 2016 sponsorship of Tasca Racing, AutoAlert looks forward to supporting the Concord, N. C.-based team as they hit the track this spring.
About AutoAlert, LLC.
AutoAlert is the automotive industry's leading data-mining and trade-cycle management platform helping dealerships identify high-quality sales opportunities, increase gross margin, and improve customer retention. Offering the industry's only 24/7, complete 360° portfolio management solution, AutoAlert helps dealerships build long-term client relationships that compound sales, provide better customer service, and make more informed marketing decisions. Founded in 2002, AutoAlert pioneered the equity-mining campaign and a new client engagement methodology through innovative software, marketing, and training solutions. Visit www.autoalert.com to learn more about product capabilities and solutions that offer up-to-the minute consumer insights and drive dealership growth.
About Tasca Racing
Now headquartered near Charlotte in Concord, N.C., Tasca Racing was founded in 1962 by legendary Ford dealer Bob Tasca, Sr. of Rhode Island. While most well-known for coining the term "Win on Sunday, Sell on Monday", Bob Tasca, Sr. is also widely recognized for helping bring Ford to the forefront of performance during the golden era of racing in the 50's and 60s with such vehicles as the 428 Cobra Jet. Today the Tasca performance heritage continues with the second and third generations of the family. Carl Tasca, Sr. (Bob's son) drives the fastest Ford Cobra Jet in the country. Bob Tasca III (Bob's grandson) pilots a 300 mph 10,000 horsepower NewAutoParts.com Shelby Mustang Nitro Funny Car. When Bob III is not involved with his race team, he works at the family dealership. The Tasca family is proud to say that "Win on Sunday, Sell on Monday" is alive and well within the Tasca team. Visit http://www.tascaracing.com to learn more.
AutoAlert Director of Business Development