Norris Industries to Sponsor Racing Team

Issue 6 and Volume 123.

Norris Industries to Sponsor Racing Team Sponsorship of a racing team in the 1970 Trans-American Championship series has been announced by the Fire & Safety Equipment Division of Norris Industries. Brand names to be featured on the selected racing car—a 1970 Javelin Special—will be Fyr-Fyter and Pyrene/ C-O-Two. Driver of the car will be Ted Roberts of Granada Hills, Calif., a 39year-old independent driver who placed high in several of last year’s Trans-Am races. There are 13 races in this year’s series. Norris Industries has announced that the driver will be protected by a special new fire extinguishing system designed to eliminate any flames that might enter and envelop the driver’s compartment during the course of a race.

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