GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Bob Vandergriff Racing (BVR) will once again be a two-car team at the 2014 Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals, with J.R. Todd driving the Total Equipment & Service sponsored Top Fuel Dragster at Auto-Plus Raceway this weekend.
This is the first of a planned 10 races with Todd behind the wheel. Mike Guger will also return as Todd’s crew chief.
“Having Total Equipment & Service support our program once again in 2014 is great and a big step towards helping us rebuild our two-car team concept,” said team owner and driver Bob Vandergriff Jr. “The second car is a huge help to our team and we look forward to getting it back on track full time as soon as possible.”
Total Equipment & Service is a subsidiary of C&J Energy Services, which is a the long time sponsor of Vandergriff’s Top Fuel Dragster. In 2013, Total Equipment & Service sponsored Todd in three races.
“We’re excited to see J.R. Todd and BVR back on the track in 2014,” said Barry Beadle, President of Total Equipment & Service. “Our involvement is always huge for our company, our customers and our employees. They really enjoy it and we continually see the benefit grow each year from an overall business standpoint.”