Racing Legend A.J. Foyt to Appear in ABC Supply Booth at IRE
SAN ANTONIO — Visitors to the ABC Supply Co. Inc. booth 736at the International Roofing Expo will have an opportunity to meet racing legend A.J. Foyt and share in the excitement about the upcoming IZOD IndyCar Series season.
Foyt will be in the booth on Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m., signing autographs, posing for photos and talking with visitors. The No. 14 ABC Supply Show Car will also be on display in the booth throughout the show, giving visitors a rare opportunity to get an up-close-and-personal look at — and even sit in — a real Indy car.
The 2013 season will mark ABC Supply’s ninth as the sponsor of AJ Foyt Racing.
Winning has been the hallmark of Foyt’s career. He won 14 national titles and 172 major races in his driving career, which spanned four decades and three continents. He holds the IndyCar Series records for most career victories (67), most national championships (seven) and most triumphs in one season (10).
Foyt is the only driver to win these three crown jewels of motorsports: the Indy 500, the Daytona 500 and the 24 Hours of Le Mans. As a team owner, he has won the national IndyCar title five times: 1967, 1975, 1979, 1996 (with driver Scott Sharp) and 1998 (with driver Kenny Brack).
For more information, visit www.abcsupply.com or stop by booth 736.