SEMA eNews Vol. 16, No. 43, October 24, 2013

John Force Added to NHRA Breakfast Lineup

By SEMA Editors

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NHRA Funny Car icon John Force will be a special guest at the 2013 NHRA Breakfast.
   

NHRA Funny Car icon John Force—the 15-time NHRA world champion and a winner of an NHRA-record 137 national events—will be a special guest at the 2013 NHRA Breakfast at the 2013 SEMA Show.

Force will make a special appearance to offer a salute to many of his old pals from the PA Booth as NHRA honors the “Legends Behind the Microphone.”

The popular annual event at the SEMA Show, which has showcased many of the NHRA’s legendary drivers, team owners and other characters within the sport, has grown into a must-attend affair for SEMA Show attendees, and this year’s program promises to continue that tradition.

Force will take the stage with some of the most iconic voices and personalities to ever hold a microphone during the past six decades of racing in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Dave McClelland, Bob Frey and Alan Reinhart will share some “behind-the-scenes” stories of NHRA drag racing and the special moments they have witnessed throughout the years.

The NHRA Breakfast at the SEMA Show will be held Wednesday, November 6, from 7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m. at the Las Vegas Hotel (LVH), Ballrooms A&B. It is open to all registered SEMA Show attendees. A continental breakfast will be served. The panel will be moderated by current ESPN2 lead announcer and long-time NHRA television personality Dave Rieff. A special tribute is planned for the late Steve Evans, including a video presentation.

This event is open to all registered SEMA Show attendees at no cost; however, tickets are required. To order your event ticket or register for the Show, visit www.SEMAShow.com/register and click "Add Event Tickets."

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