Blackhawk / Rinker Racing
American Powerboat Association
Team AMSOIL achieves their Thirteenth Consecutive Victory
In APR Superleague Competition
At The Roar of Thunder in Rising Sun, Indiana
Team AMSOIL driver Terry Rinker has been virtually unbeatable in the APR Superleage Series for the past three years. Carrying the checkered flag from the second race of 2011 to his latest victory in Rising Sun, Indiana the Team AMSOIL Driver has displayed a dominating performance matched only by the products he represents. “Motor failures are present in all forms of racing. It is no doubt that the product that we represent and use in our boats have enabled us to avoid failures and permitted us to pull of such an impressive string of victories.” stated Rinker.
Finishing on the podium for the second time this season Team AMSOIL Driver Ashton Rinker battled through the loss of his power trim in the boat to finish third in the weekends final event. The podium finish earned Ashton valuable points towards the Series Championship. Ashton is currently second in the point’s race and with one race remaining is within reach of the Superleague Series Championship.
Team AMSOIL Claims 4 National Championship honors at the
American Powerboat Association
Outboard Performance Craft National Championships
The Annual Labor Day weekend event held in Kankakee Illinois brought racers from
all parts of the country to compete for a coveted National Championship in their
desired class. AMSOIL driver Terry Rinker was successful in grabbing the checkered
flag in the Modified Unlimited (Mod-
Team AMSOIL driver Terry Rinker put an exclamation point on the teams 2013 racing season by being victorious in 4 classes at the 2013 APBA, OPC National Championship races this past Labor Day weekend.
Competing for Team AMSOIL, drivers Ashton & Rob Rinker were also successful at reaching
the podium. Ashton Rinker battled deck to deck with his father Terry during the qualifying
process and finished Third in final race of the SST-
Team AMSOIL Driver Rob Rinker stepped up to the Formula 1 class for the third time this year and earned a third place finish in the Formula 1 final event.
“The season has been a great one for me along with my team mates and Sons, Ashton and Rob Rinker. We cannot thank AMSOIL enough for their support and allowing us to showcase their products on a championship level. I would also like to thank my Crew Chief, James Chambers, and crew members Ken McGinnis, Jamie Sullivan, Max Beekman, Katie Williams, Melissa Mestre and especially my wife Susy for good luck she gives me before every race. Without all of your help, our desire to compete and WIN would not be possible.”
In Doha, Qatar with 2 laps to go, Team AMSOIL driver Terry Rinker was fighting for fifth position when the #2 Qatar boat of Shaun Torrente, who was attempting to make a pass for the lead position collided with Terry in the #15 boat.
After the collision, Terry was unable to continue the race, placing him 10th in the final results.
Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi, 28th & 29th November
The above event will be seen worldwide and steam live on
F1 qualifications begin today, November 28, 2013 for the F1 Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi.
Finals are tomorrow, Friday, November 29, 2013.
Grand Prix of Qatar: Doha