Sponsorship Package Options

Reaching the finish line first is our most important goal on the race track, but off the track our goal is to provide you with a unique marketing opportunity. If you were to agree to an association with our team as our major Sponsor with sole naming rights we would anticipate such an agreement would incorporate the provision of the majority of funds.

Darren Di Filippo Top Fuel / Nitro Funny Car Racing Team can provide the following features & benefits to your company, as a part of its major sponsorship package for its season assault.

1.1 Top Fuel Dragster / Nitro Funny Car - Is offered to you in your companies colours, giving you an eye catching unique on-track advertisement. Off-track and for promotional purposes, what an exciting prospect as an advertising vehicle!

1.2 Race Transporter - Expected to travel over 35,000 km during the Australian Top Fuel Championship season. The Race Transporter will provide your company with a unique mobile billboard, this will visually present your corporate identification and strengthen branding every kilometre of the way.

1.3 Race Crew - All of the Darren Di Filippo Race Team will be on show to the public, on and off the racetrack, in crew uniforms that further enhance the professional imagery and branding.

1.4 Website - We will set up a dedicated website with links to your companies website.

1.5 Merchandise - An extensive range of your companies racing / Darren Di Filippo Racing Team merchandise will be presented with your corporate logos and colours to give your potential consumers a lasting impression of your company and its products. Darren’s Team merchandise is very popular with race fans.

1.6 Hospitality - Naturally, the key to any successful motorsport venture is enabling your company's customers/retailers to get as close as possible to the action. For the consumer, the Darren Di Filippo Top Fuel / Nitro funny Car Racing Team will be accessible on race days in the Pit area for autograph signing, questions and discussion with regard to both the race car/team and our sponsors. For your clients, we will provide personalised hospitality in our Pit marquee and also provide some extra excitement where possible by having your clients have access to the staging line where the earth truly does shake when Top Fuel Dragsters leave the start line- an experience you'll never forget!

1.7 Trade Displays - Darren will make available the team's 8000 horsepower Top Fuel Dragster, 8000hp Nitro Funny Car & Transporter for your company to use at an agreed number of trade displays (pending racing commitments). The display / trade days could be utilized for such things as, new product launches, charity support and competition type promotions in conjunction with the relevant rounds of the series in each capital city or, provincial towns on the route to each race meeting and also shopping centre displays.

1.8 Public Appearances - Darren would also make himself available for personal appearances at nominated events outside the calendar of race meetings together with participation in special media appearances if required. Darren is a great public speaker & projects a highly professional image when attending to the media's requirements, whether it be radio or TV interviews, magazine articles or photo shoots.

1.9 Television - ANDRA (Drag Racing's governing body) have negotiated national television coverage of all Championship rounds with SBS TV and our objective is to ensure we and our Sponsor are one of the most visible Teams in these telecasts. Another extremely important aspect is the replaying of events on Fox Sports channels, providing broad coverage to a passionate motorsport audience. As with previous years, the coverage of Australia's major drag racing events centres on the sports leading category of vehicles the Top Fuel Dragsters who can utilise and maximize the potential of any sponsorship/marketing program undertaken.

Naturally, a long-term partnership will benefit both parties with the opportunity for greater success and we would be pleased to discuss a long term strategic alliance, supported by a detailed marketing plan.

We offer your company the opportunity of becoming an integral part of OUR Drag Racing Team, by considering our comprehensive sponsorship package and embracing a serious business decision that, we believe, not only makes good sense but also offers something unique for your brand and provides massive brand exposure.

With your company onboard as our major (Naming rights) sponsor, we firmly believe a complete package and will assist in marketing your brand nationwide to your core market. With a drag racing pedigree, proven talent and an intelligent attitude, Darren will provide your company with a high profile marketing tool and take on the role of your ambassador.

In return for your investment, Di Filippo Top Fuel / Nitro Funny Car Drag Racing Team will provide your company with the environment for a dominating marketing program. Darren's 'package' includes management, marketing, promotion, publicity and technical expertise.

Darren is acutely aware of the role his team will play as your company's ambassador and he is quickly becoming one of Australia's highest profile drivers.

We recognise that each company has different needs and wants with regards to sponsor partnerships . We look forward to the opportunity of further discussions with your company, to clearly define your strategies and identify how we can be of more assistance.

Going forward, your company can be confident of a professional and successful partnership. We appreciate the opportunity to present this proposal to you and look forward to hearing from you soon. My contact number is 03 9747 0747 or you can email me on info@darrendifilippo.com.au.