Mintex Continues Official Product Sponsorship Program with CRA for 2019

Salem, IN (February 14, 2019) – Officials of Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS and Essex Parts Services have announced that Mintex will continue its Official Product Sponsor program with CRA for the upcoming 2019 racing season. Mintex will continue to be the Official Brake Pads of CRA and its ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS, JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance, Vore’s Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman and the Van Hoy Oil CRA Street Stocks. 2019 will be the third straight season Mintex, has supported the all four CRA series.


Mintex, through its exclusive U.S. Stock Car Distributor Essex Parts Services, will award a pair of Mintex Brake Pads to the 5th place finisher at each CRA series event during the 2019 season. In addition, Mintex will award a pair Mintex Brake Pads to the 5th place finisher in each series final points and to each series Champion. Mintex Brake Pads will also continue to be a major point’s fund sponsor of all four CRA series again in 2019.


“We are very excited to continue the marketing partnership between Mintex and CRA for the 2019 season,” remarked Brian Hoppe, Product Manager for Essex Parts Services Inc. “The Official Brake Pad program worked really well the past two seasons. We look forward to working with all four CRA Divisions again in 2019!”


“I am extremely happy to have the support of Mintex again in 2019,” remarked Glenn Luckett, Managing Partner of CRA. “Their program worked very well in the last two seasons and we look forward to continuing that relationship for the 2019 season. It’s great to have a company like Mintex supporting CRA and its racers!”


Mintex – a reputation for quality brakes that goes back to the very beginnings of the automotive industry. Today, we’re proud to share our expertise and products with millions of drivers across the world. From Superminis to SUVs, we’re the name behind the brakes keeping families and motorsport champion’s safe every day. Mintex, Braking with tradition. More information on Mintex can be found at


Essex Parts Services now offers one of the most complete lines of Stock Car racing brake products available anywhere. A large range of sizes and options are offered to cover the entire spectrum of Stock Car racing, from high-banked super speedways to the 3/8-mile ovals. Mintex Brake Pads can be purchased through Essex Parts Services located in Cramerton, North Carolina by calling Brian Hoppe at 704-674-7762, or visit their web site at


More information on all the CRA Series is available at