BAYONNE, N.J., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Repeating Arms has donated a 2015 Ford Lariat F-150 4x4 Supercrew truck customized by SkinzWraps of Dallas, TX to the National Rifle Association. This one-of-a-kind truck has been expertly wrapped with artwork featuring Henry Rifles, NRA and Americana images. 100 percent of the auction's proceeds will fund qualified programs of the NRA Foundation.
Bidding is live at http://bit.ly/HenryFordTruck and will conclude on August 31, 2015 at 4:00PM EDT, just in time for the lucky winner to enjoy the truck during hunting season.
This luxury truck is further customized with a built-in Truck Vault and powder-coated American Racing Rims Upgraded Cooper Tires. It features a 5.0L V8 FFV Engine, Electronic 6-Speed Auto w/ Tow Mode and Black Leather Trim Interior w/ Bucket Seats and includes the upgraded Technology and Lariat Sport Appearance Packages. Also includes 2-Speed Automatic 4WD, Class IV Trailer Hitch w/ Smart Trailer Tow Connector, and Rear View Camera.
The exterior features a Locking Removable Tailgate and Power Sliding Rear Window w/ Defrost & Privacy Tint. The interior is fully loaded with 8.0" CTR Stack Touch/Productivity Screen, Ambient Lighting, Heated/Cooled Driver & Passenger Seats and Sirius Satellite Service. Safety features include the Advanced Security Pack plus Intelligent Access w/ Push Button Start. Warranty contains 3 Year/36K Miles Bumper to Bumper, 5 Year/60K Miles Powertrain and Roadside Assistance. Upgrades include Remote Start, 110V/400W Outlet, Voice-Activated Navigation, Twin Panel Moonroof, Trailer Tow and FX4 Off-Road Packages plus a 36 Gallon Extended Range Fuel Tank.
The winning bidder will also receive a Henry Big Boy rifle in .44 Mag customized with the serial number of their choice (maximum 12 digits, any mix of alpha/numeric, must include at least one number). Visit www.gunbroker.com auction #483659259 for photos, video and truck specs of this exclusive collector's item.
"My patriotic juices started flowing the minute it dawned on me to combine the Ford Motor Company and Henry Repeating Arms into a donation that would benefit the National Rifle Association," said Anthony Imperato, President of Henry Repeating Arms. "Henry's contribution of two legendary American made products, the Ford F-150 and the Henry Big Boy .44 was made as part of our ongoing and unwavering commitment to support the NRA."
The proceeds of the truck will support The NRA Foundation, the country's leading charitable organization in support of the shooting sports. Foundation grants provide essential funding to ensure the availability of quality training and educational opportunities nationwide. Grants benefit programs such as youth and women education, hunter education, range conservation, firearms and marksmanship training and safety, and much more.
"We are humbled by the endless generosity shown to The NRA Foundation by Henry Repeating Arms," said Sarah Engeset, Director of Volunteer Fundraising. "With another incredible donation made to the Foundation, Henry Repeating Arms continues to show their steadfast support for The NRA Foundation and the future of shooting sports."
For more information about Henry Repeating Arms and its products visit henryrifles.com or call 866-200-2354.
About Henry Repeating Arms
Henry Repeating Arms is one of the country's leading rifle manufacturers. Their legendary name dates back to 1860 when Benjamin Tyler Henry invented and patented the first practical repeating rifle during the Civil War. It became known as the "gun you could load on Sunday and shoot all week long." Henry rifles went on to play a significant role in the frontier days of the American West and soon became one of the most legendary, respected and sought after rifles in the history of firearms. President Lincoln's Henry hangs in The Smithsonian and has become a national treasure. The company's manufacturing facilities are in Bayonne, NJ and Rice Lake, WI.
About The NRA Foundation
Established in 1990, The NRA Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that raises tax-deductible contributions in support of a wide range of firearm-related public interest activities of the National Rifle Association of America and other organizations that defend and foster the Second Amendment rights of all law-abiding Americans. These activities are designed to promote firearm and hunting safety, to enhance marksmanship skills of those participating in the shootings sports, and to educate the general public about firearms in their historic, technological, and artistic context.
GunBroker.com is the world's largest gun auction website. Launched in 1999, GunBroker.com is an informative, secure and safe way to buy and sell firearms, ammunition and hunting/shooting gear online. GunBroker.com promotes responsible ownership of guns and firearms. Aside from merchandise bearing its logo, GunBroker.com sells none of the items listed on its website. Third-party sellers list items on the site and Federal and state laws govern the sale of firearms and other restricted items. Ownership policies and regulations are followed using licensed firearms dealers as transfer agents.
SOURCE Henry Repeating Arms