ROB TUCKER RACING ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH MILWAUKEE TOOLS
Adelaide S.A (Thursday October 18th 2012)
The team at Rob Tucker Racing have kept a tight lid on new driver Kirsten Tuckers plans for the upcoming ANDRA pro series, which begins in Adelaide on Saturday the 20th of October.
After successfully gaining her ANDRA license and becoming the first female to race in the heavily contested Pro Stock category, Kirsten is set to embark on her first season behind the wheel of the Milwaukee M18 FUEL Monaro.
So how are you feeling in the lead up to Saturday and your first season in the Pro Stock category?
Kirsten - “I’m ready for the challenge ahead and thankful for the support from my family, friends, fans and the team at Milwaukee. There is still a lot for me to learn, but I have a great team around me who will help me every step of the way”
The boys at Five Three Designs have delivered an outstanding new look for Kirsten’s Milwaukee M18 FUEL machine, and Milwaukee Brand Manager Marcus Monch had the following to say :
“Milwaukee is very excited to be teaming up with Rob Tucker Racing and Monster Energy drink. We look forward to supporting Kirsten and Shane in their championship aspirations and hope that this is the start of a great relationship for the team and the sport of drag racing in Australia”.
Monster Energy driver Shane Tucker returns to seat of the Pontiac GXP to continue the great success that saw him take out the Fuchs Winternationals in June of this year. With a two car team, the brother and sister rivalry is sure to entertain fans around Australia.
Monster Energy’s events and athlete manager David Ellis is excited to welcome female racer Kirsten Tucker to the Monster Energy Pro Stock team, “Kirsten who is the older sister of Shane Tucker has shown great speed and reaction times at this year’s Winternationals and pre testing . We look forward to seeing Kirsten reach her goals in this fast and exciting form of drag racing. We wish her all the best for the new Milwaukee team deal, and we look forward to supporting her and the team as they compete for the coming 2012 /13 race season”.
The ANDRA Pro Stock series gets underway on Saturday Oct 20th at Adelaide International Raceway, before heading to Sydney from November 2-4th. For more details and a complete 2013 calendar head to www.andra.com.au