06.06.2012 - Badger Raceway renamed to Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park

Last Updated: Thursday, 14 June 2012 16:57

briggs racewayWAUWATOSA, Wis. – Badger Kart Club, one of the oldest and largest kart clubs in the country, and Briggs & Stratton, the world’s largest manufacturer of small engines in the world, are proud to announce a new partnership.  Badger Raceway will now be named the Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park.

“Badger Kart Club is a top notch club with one of the nicest facilities in the country,” stated David Klaus, Director – Briggs Racing.  “This partnership helps support our commitment to karting, to racing in Wisconsin, and will help to maintain cost-effective racing for Badger’s members.  We look forward to working together to for years to come.”

Badger Kart Club has been a fabric of Wisconsin racing community since it was founded in 1959.  ‘Briggs & Stratton and Badger Kart Club have a relationship that goes back decades’, commented Bingo Emmons, President – Badger Kart Club.  “Today’s announcement is an extension of this long-standing relationship and a great opportunity for our club and members.”