PermatexÂ® Continues Corporate Sponsorship of Jay Blake and Follow A Dream Racing Team for 2010 Season
Permatex® Continues Corporate Sponsorship of Jay Blake and Follow A Dream Racing Team for 2010 Season - Permatex
About Jay Blake
About Jay Blake
Permatex® Continues Corporate Sponsorship of Jay Blake
and Follow A Dream Racing Team for 2010 Season
, an innovative leader in chemical technology for automotive maintenance and repair, continues its long running support of the Follow A Dream Race Team with a corporate sponsorship for the team in the 2010 NHRA Championship Top Alcohol Funny Car Series.
has partnered with Jay Blake
successful Follow A Dream Race Team since 2004.
Jay Blake, founder, owner, and crew chief of Follow A Dream Racing, notes, "We are excited about the new season and believe we've found the right combination to help our team stay on top in 2010 with the addition of driver, Todd Veney, and the tuning skills of Tom Howell, who returned to the team from duty in Afghanistan.
"It's great to be back with Jay
, Tommy, and everybody," Veney said.
What is remarkable about the Follow A Dream Racing Team is that, while it has been winning at the National level, its owner and crew chief, Jay Blake, is totally blind.
eyesight in a tire explosion over ten years ago, but he
did not lose his
positive attitude on life, nor his
desire to pursue his
had always wanted to form his
own race team, and in spite of losing his
continued to focus on his
Through years of incredible determination and perseverance, he was able to realize his dream and founded Follow A Dream Racing.
Since then, the team has worked its way up the rankings to become one of the top Funny Car teams in the world.
Jay Blake's Mission
has worked incredibly hard to build his
team, Jay Blake
has also worked to encourage others to overcome adversity.
For the past ten years, he
has toured the country as a motivational speaker at community schools, vocational institutes, corporate events, social club gatherings and hospitals, encouraging people to believe that they can rise above adversity and achieve their life's goals.