Owned and operated by the Mucha family, Michael Mucha Racing owns two Super Cup half-scale NASCAR racing cars. The black and green 75 car brought driver Michael Mucha to the forefront of the sport in 2016 and it is now the teams back-up car. Recently acquired for 2017 is a brand new blue and orange car engineered and manufactured with the best of everything for both safety and performance.
A Super Cup race car (or Mini Cup) is the same as a NASCAR but exactly 1/2 the size. The cars have full tube chassis, rack and pinion steering, upper and lower control arms and fully adjustable coil over shocks both front and rear. The full cage and a five point safety harness is what makes these cars one of the safest forms of racing available.Super Cups are known nation wide and you can almost always find them racing at a track in your local area. Super Cups offer competitive side by side racing with a fully enclosed car for safety. Super Cups come with all the same bodies that Nascar uses and with having bodies with full paint schemes on the cars it tends to keep drivers from bumping each other on race day. The cars can achieve speeds of over 100 mph but usually the tracks raced are 1/4 to 1/2 mile tracks and the Super Cup will be racing between 65 - 90 MPH. The focus of these cars is not speed as much as competitiveness.
Safety: Full roll cage and body for protection similar to Sprint Cup cars and a 5 point harness, helmet, and full firesuit.
Engine: Honda GX390 - Blue Printed 19-20 H.P. 4 Stroke, OHV Single Cylinder - Air Cooled - Electric Start - Dry Centrifugal Clutch - Chain Driven.
Body: Hand Laid Fiberglass with Carbon Fiber Strips - Lexan Windows - Lasercut Stainless Steel Hinges.
Chassis: 1-1/8th by .065 Chromoly Cage Structure with 1 1/4 Square Frame Rails - Quick AdjustTM Upper Control Arms - Toe Adjustments - Movable Pedals - Rack and Pinion Steering - Adjustable Coil-over Shocks (Steel or Aluminum) - Fully Tunable Suspension.
Wheels and Tires: 8 by 6.5 Wheels - 15X7X8 Hoosier Racing Slicks.
Nationwide/Organized: The cars and rules are set nationwide by CSR and MMRA sanctioning bodies and local track rules. So if you travel or need to move, you can still race competitively wherever you go.
Equality: The governing rules keep the cars competitive and allow for the driver to determine his own fate on the track.
Michael Mucha Racing Sponsors including Woodridge Home Depot Kids Workshop, Vic's Express Car Wash & Detail Center, Accurate repro, Inc , Dolci & Weiland Attorneys at Law, and Al's Auto Body, Inc. There is always space available on the car for new sponsorship decals and logos.
Both cars are driven by Michael Mucha, a 4th grader (and excellent student) at Wood View Elementary School. Michael Mucha Racing is flexible and able to adapt to your organizations needs. The team becomes your spokesman and promotes your business whenever and wherever possible with the utmost enthusiasm and professionalism. Michael Mucha Racing is a performance team with one collective goal – SUCCESS. They provide the strongest possible representation in promoting themselves, and promoting you as a marketing partner. Michael Mucha racing will bring you maximum exposure! As a racing team, their goal is to continue competing at numerous tracks in the great lakes area. While doing this they will provide the most exposure possible for your products or services at a low one-time cost. Racing from April through October on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, most races are at Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Rockford Speedway in Rockford, Anderson Speedway near Indianapolis, Dells Raceway in the Wisconsin Dells, and Madison International in Wisconsin. Other speedways may include South Bend, Kalamazoo, Galesburg, Angola, Spartan and Mottville.
Over the course of a year both on and off the track, Michael Mucha Racing could prove to be your most effective marketing and promotional tool by reaching the right people. Fans are educated influential and professional consumers from all walks of life and are interacted with year-round in many venues. This provides opportunities for a wide variety of marketing and sales promotions, and sgnificant social media exposure and a high return on investment compared to conventional means of advertising. Michael Mucha is on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter in addition to their own web site at www.michaelmucha.com . Everyone is fascinated by the half-scale car and the youthful and personable driver.