OSWEGO, NY (January 19, 2017) – Leon Shapiro Motor Sales has announced they will again supply a Ram Truck as “The Official Safety Truck & EMS Vehicle” for the 67th season at the Oswego Speedway in 2017.
Todd Shapiro, third generation dealer stated “Shapiro Motors has been proud to support the Oswego Speedway’s effort on safety for competitors and spectators for over two decades by supplying an official vehicle each racing season.”
The Ram Pick Up, has been voted Motor Trend Magazine “Truck of the Year” three times this decade and was the first ever back-to-back winner of that prestigious award in 2014 and 2015. Properly equipped Ram 1500 and 3500 models get “best in class” fuel economy, both in miles per gallon and miles per tankful, and “best in class” payload and towing capacities, than their closest competitors.
Leon Shapiro Motor Sales on 410 West First Street in Oswego, is the area’s oldest franchised new car dealership and will celebrate its 77th year in business during the 2017 model year after being founded by Leon Shapiro in 1939 at the same location.
The available inventory of nearly three hundred units includes used vehicles and nearly two dozen different nameplates for Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram Truck models.
During each racing season, Chrysler unveils a new model to the public and for the summer of 2017, it will be an all-new Jeep Compass which will be on display and for sale at Shapiro Motors.
Shapiro Motors, “The Name to Know…in Oswego”, is proud to be a partner and supporter of action at the Steel Palace again in 2017.
About Oswego Speedway: Oswego Speedway, a sports entertainment company, is a 5/8 mile semi-banked pavement racing oval located off the shores of Lake Ontario in scenic Oswego, NY. Oswego Speedway has been a continuously run weekly racing venue since August, 1951. The premier open-wheel pavement short track cars in the world, Supermodifieds, run weekly at Oswego Speedway making Oswego the only weekly Supermodified racing venue in the world. The Small Block Supermodifieds accompany the full blown Supers on a weekly Saturday night schedule which runs from May through September. Oswego Speedway is mentioned in racing circles as the “Indy of the East,” as no fewer than a dozen past and present competitors have competed at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway including Mario Andretti, arguably the greatest driver of all time, two-time Indy 500 champion Gordon Johncock, along with former International Classic Champions Bentley Warren, Joe Gosek, and Davey Hamilton.