Turners Falls, MA. March 3, 2022 – Mayhew Steel Products Inc. (Mayhew Tools), a premium hand tool manufacturer since 1856, announces a new tool sponsorship with the Northeastern Champ Kart Series for the 2022 racing season. As the official tool sponsor, Mayhew will provide the winner of each race with a 6-piece capped screwdriver set. The series kicks-off May 14th and runs through October 2nd, consisting of 16 races over 3 divisions: Jr. Sportsman (Ages 8-12), Junior Champ WKA Black Plate (Ages 12-15), and Senior Champ Animal (Ages 15+). Races will take place at six tracks, in four states from New York to Maine.
“We are excited to be the tool sponsor for the 2022 Northeastern Champ Kart Series,” commented John Lawless, President, Mayhew Tools. “Racing sponsorships have become a pillar to our brand, providing us an opportunity to support the racing community, racers and fans, and with this particular sponsorship we are able to specifically support those who may just be starting their racing career, which is filled with possibilities.”
Mayhew Tools has been manufacturing quality hand tools since 1856 and has become known for their punches, chisels, and pry bars. The screwdriver sets provided to each of the Northeastern Champ Kart Series winners, is a popular 6-piece capped set, part number 66300, featuring a two-composite soft-grip handle and C.V. Steel-Hex bolster blade that extends to the capped end. Containing three Phillips screwdrivers and three Slotted screwdrivers, the set will provide each of the race winners with heavy-duty, versatile tools designed for an array of applications.
“We are very happy to have the support of Mayhew Tools for our 2022 racing season,” said Marc Warnock, Owner/Founder, Northeastern Champ Kart Series. “Not only are they based in western-Massachusetts, close to the headquarters for the series, but they are a legacy brand that has become the known-standard for high-quality, dependable hand tools.”
This is the first year Mayhew Tools will be a sponsor of the Northeastern Champ Kart Series, marking an exciting new milestone.
The 2022 Northeastern Champ Kart Series: Complete Series Schedule
Saturday, May 14th Londonderry Speedway
Sunday, June 19th Poughkeepsie Speedway
Sunday, July 24th LST Motorsports Park
Sunday, August 14th Claremont Motorsports Park
Sunday, September 11th Stafford Speedway – Wild Thing Karts
Sunday, October 2nd Pomfret Speedway
For more information on Mayhew Tools, visit mayhew.com.
Mayhew Tools are sold through an extensive network of global distributors, primarily serving the industrial, automotive, and hardware markets. For more information, contact Mayhew Tools at 800.872.0037.