Bespoke Motorsports Logistics provider, Peters & May Racing, is proud to announce that it will continue as title sponsor for Unlimited Racing Group’s H1 Unlimited Hydroplane gbr11 for the 2016 season, extending the company’s passionate support for motorsports racing.
The world’s fastest racing boats, capable of speeds in excess of 200 mph with jet engines producing 3000 horsepower, H1 Unlimited Hydroplanes are the culmination of over 100 years of race boat design.
The 2016 H1 Unlimited programme will see the Peters & May Racing boat tour the USA to perform in front of nearly 1 million fans. Plans to take the event to the Far East in 2016/17 are also being discussed.
The Peters & May Racing boat gbr11 will be driven by 4 time APBA National Champion and multiple Hall of Fame driver Tom Thompson, from Maryland.
Peters & May Group CEO Dave Holley said: “Peters & May Racing has a long history of supporting powerboat racing around the world through sponsorships and also, critically, through our bespoke logistics services. The brand awareness benefits that we derive from our participation are considerable. However, more than that, we are absolutely committed to helping advance the sport, and that is why we support grass roots as well as top level events. We wish Tom and the team further success in 2016.”
Owner of Unlimited Racing Group Shannon Raney said: “Peters & May Racing’s continued support helps us to perform in one of the best series in powerboat racing. We are entering an exciting phase which will see our teams performance increase and our sport grow to reach more and more fans across the globe, we simply could not achieve this without our valued and committed sponsors.”
Interest in the H1 series has intensified via its website and social media channels which have helped to put the event firmly on the world stage. It now attracts attention on a global scale with a 100% increase in online fan participation since 2010.
Peters & May Racing wants H1 Unlimited fans to get involved! If you live in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Ohio, Idaho, Oregon, California, Washington, Montana, South Dakota, Minnesota or Wisconsin, watch out for the bright yellow Peters & May Racing boat gbr11, passing through your town on its 12,500 mile journey, take a selfie and post it on Twitter or Instagram with #GBR11selfie to help fans track its progress and be in with a chance to win a prize money can’t buy.
To find out more come and visit the Peters & May Group Team currently exhibiting at the Miami International Boat Show on stand E339 this week (11-15th February 2016)