AASP-MN Announces 21st Annual Race for Automotive Education in January 2023
Published Nov. 28, 2022
AASP-MN's 21st Annual Race for Automotive Education is planned for Jan. 23-26, 2023, at ProKart Indoor Racing in Burnsville, MN.
The event serves as the alliance’s primary fundraiser for its Automotive Education Fund, which provides financial resources to support automotive students, enhance automotive programs and raise awareness of career opportunities in the automotive service industry.
Since its inception, the fund has disbursed nearly $300,000 directly to students enrolled in automotive programs through the association’s scholarship program and SkillsUSA competition.
AASP-MN members and other industry supporters will organize teams to compete in kart racing at speeds of up to 40 mph. When the final checkered flag waves, the Race for Automotive Education is expected to raise more than $15,000, earmarked to fund scholarships for students enrolled in ASE-accredited automotive program (collision repair or auto service) in the state of Minnesota.
Scholarship awards will be announced in the spring of 2023.
For more information, contact Linden Wicklund at the AASP-MN office at 612-623-1110 or 800-852- 9071, or visit www.aaspmn.org.