RainEater WIPER BLADES Signs on tO become Major Sponsor of Sweeney RUSH L.M. SERIES; presenting sponsor of Open Throttle 360 “Talkin RUSH” segments & 4 major Touring Weekends

By Mike Leone


April 19, 2013                        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


(Pulaski, PA)…On the eve of the kickoff of the historic inaugural Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Touring Series event Saturday at Hagerstown Speedway, Series Directors are pleased to announce that RainEater Wiper Blades has signed on with the Series to become a major marketing partner.


RainEater Wiper Blades has become the presenting sponsor of the “Talkin RUSH” segment on PCNC’s Open Throttle 360 program that airs every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., rebroadcast at 1:30 a.m. Friday mornings, and available on the internet at www.openthrottle360.com


RainEater Wiper Blades will also be the presenting sponsor of the RUSH portion of four prestigious and major touring event weekends encompassing seven race events beginning with Saturday’s “Battle Down the National Pike” at Hagerstown, the “Mid-Atlantic Triple Crown” June 21-23 at Hagerstown, Roaring Knob, and “The Rock Allegany County Speedway, “Off with the Tops” July 5-6 at Lernerville and Sharon Speedways, and finally the “Apple Festival Nationals” at Sharon September 13-14.


“I cannot tell you how thrilled we are to have RainEater Wiper Blades join RUSH as a major sponsor,” stated Emig.  “I truly believe this will be a great partnership for both concerns and we look forward to promoting and marketing their extremely high quality product throughout the entire Northeast Region in association with our Series.”


“We have to thank Lance Thornton, President of RainEater Wiper Blades, for his commitment to RUSH and sponsorship of the “Talkin RUSH” segment during each show,” continued Emig.  “Through this program, which is to broadcast to approximately 850,000 via PCNC, both RUSH-sanctioned speedways and their drivers will be able to gain a tremendous amount of exposure throughout the entire Northeast region and beyond”


“RainEater Wiper Blades is excited to join RUSH in its inaugural season supporting local short track racing.  Nothing excites me more than supporting small teams with a lot of heart.  It’s who we are at RainEater Wiper Blades; a small company with a lot of heart,” Thornton stated.


Also, RUSH racers that choose to display the RainEater Wiper Blades logo on their rear quarter panel for a minimum of four (4) RUSH-sanctioned events, will receive $100 cash, payable immediately!  Contact RUSH more details.


RainEater Wiper Blades will be available throughout the entire season at the RUSH Apparel Trailer & Traveling Boutique.  Fans and participants will have the opportunity to purchase RainEater Wiper Blades at the fantastic price of just $20 per set ($34 retail value), while interested business can sign up for exciting vending and consignment opportunities.


Following this weekend’s event, RainEater Wiper Blades will present the return trip to Hagerstown and Roaring Knob on June 21-22 in addition to the first ever Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC Touring Event at “The Rock” Allegany County Speedway on Sunday, June 23 as part of the “Mid-Atlantic Triple Crown” as all three events will pay $2,000 to-win!


The Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Tour will join with the non-wing BOSS Sprint Car on Friday and Saturday, July 5-6 at Lernerville and Sharon Speedways.  RUSH will go topless both nights joining the theme with the non-wing Sprint Cars as part of “Off with the Tops”.  The Friday show at Lernerville will be their first of two Sweeney Tour events during 2013 with $1,500 on the line, while Saturday’s show at Sharon will pay $2,000 to-win and it’ll also be Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC Night as one lucky RUSH racer will win a GM 604 engine valued at over $5,000!


RainEater Wiper Blades was the 2011 and 2012 sponsor of the RainEater 200 ARCA Racing Series event at Michigan International Speedway. 


RainEater is a company conceived and driven by the goal of filling a void in the Automotive Aftermarket Products segment.  While competing brands rely on reselling existing products under their umbrella of diverse product offerings, RainEater Wiper Blades focus is directed at building a distinct brand around a superior core product of aftermarket wiper blades.  Their marketing approach presents the distinct performance advantages of their full line of aerodynamic frameless blades and full feature traditional blades.


RainEater replacement wiper blades are superior to OEM equipment and offer a tangible selling advantage to their business-to-business and distributor customers.  Proven quality, patented innovations, guaranteed delivery and, most importantly, an unmatched commitment to customer service is their recipe for successful growth that continues to build our distinct brand and earn market share from their competition.


RainEater’s corporate offices and warehouses are strategically located on the shores of Lake Erie in Erie, Pa allowing them to capitalize on shorter shipping times insuring faster delivery.  Their state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities operate under strict certifications ...QS 9000, ISO 9001 and TS 16949.

For more information on RainEater, check out their website at www.raineater.com or call 814-806-3100.


2013 RUSH weekly-sanctioned speedways include Allegheny Mountain Raceway (Kane, PA), Bradford (PA) Speedway, McKean County Raceway (East Smethport, PA), Pittsburgh’s PA Motor Speedway (Imperial, PA), Roaring Knob Motorsports Complex (Markleysburg, PA), Sharon Speedway (Hartford, OH), and The Rock – Allegany County Speedway (Cumberland, MD).


2013 RUSH marketing partners include Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC, Pace Performance, RainEater, Hoosier Tire, Precise Racing Products, The Brake Man, K&N Filters, Lincoln Electric, TurboStart, K1 RaceGear, Bobby Lake Motorsports, Wrisco Aluminum, High Gear Speed Shop, Utsinger’s Towing, RockAuto.com, and Valley Fashions.

E-mail can be sent to the RUSH Racing Series at [email protected] and snail mail to 4368 Route 422, Pulaski, PA 16143. Office phone is 724-964-9300 and fax is 724-964-0604. The RUSH Racing Series website is www.rushracingseries.com. Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/rushlatemodels and follow us on Twitter @RUSHLM.