LANCASTER, CALIF. — ACT is proud to announce its sponsorship of Matt Powers’ Team Need for Speed Nitto Tires Nissan S14. Matt Powers, owner/driver of the Team Need for Speed Nitto Tires Nissan S14 hails from San Diego, Calif., and is in his third year as a Formula DRIFT Pro Driver. Powers notched a second place podium at the 2011 season opener in Long Beach, Calif., and is currently ranked fifth overall. Powers’ current sponsors include: Need for Speed, Nitto, Advanced Clutch Technology, GTI, STACK, Rocket Bunny, Royal Purple, Holley, Alpine Stars, KW, Part Shop MAX, Drift Works, RePlay XD, Wilwood, Jordan Innovations, Driveshaft Shop, Earls, Gram Light, Robot Racing and GM performance parts. When not at the track, Powers can be found surfing, snowboarding or listening to some sweet Iron Maiden.
ACT Formula DRIFT Title Fight Sweepstakes
ACT has supported Formula DRIFT since its inception in 2004. For the 2011 Formula DRIFT season, ACT is proud to present the ACT TITLE FIGHT Sweepstakes. ACT will provide one lucky Formula DRIFT fan and guest with a VIP experience at the 2011 Formula DRIFT finals in Irwindale, Calif. Prize package includes: (2) VIP event tickets, round-trip airfare for two, (3) nights at the Marriott hotel and a Visa gift card in the amount of $250.00. This will truly be a once-in-a-lifetime event for the lucky winner and guest!
Look at any successful performance products manufacturer and you will see their products in competition, proving their worth. ACT is no exception, having notched many victories and championships across various forms of motorsports, including drifting, drag racing, rally, autocross and road course. Whether you are building a project or swapping out a worn out system, don’t just replace it: upgrade it with an ACT performance clutch kit and flywheel. ACT clutches deliver the maximum holding power by applying a series of sound engineering advancements to new (not rebuilt) components, which maximizes load and reduces flex. The result is maximum torque capacity, long life and clean, fast shifting. ACT is a premier clutch manufacturer that has more than 700 different applications and more than 1,300 performance clutch kits. The company’s product line features clutches and forged flywheels for the most popular vehicles in the sport compact, domestic and European car markets. ACT is headquartered in Lancaster, Calif.