Track officials selected pork as the official meat at the new Iowa Speedway. This group, along with the Iowa Pork Producers Association, announced the new partnership at a news conference on Wednesday.
Two of the nation’s top racecar drivers also were present for the announcement. Frank Kimmel, 7-time ARCA champion, and NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series driver Kerry Earnhardt shared their racing experiences at the event. The drivers attended the event as special guests of IPPA and both are sponsored by “Pork. The Other White Meat.”
“The pork industry is no stranger to racing,” says Scott Tapper, IPPA president-elect and a producer from
Iowa Speedway general manager Todd Melfi says the new partnership brings another well-known product into the Iowa Speedway corporate family. “We want the ‘best-of-the-best’ at Iowa Speedway and, in this case, ‘the best’ is right in front of us here in