SCE Gaskets Named “Official Gaskets of IHRA”


NORWALK, OHIO — IRG Sports + Entertainment™ and the International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA) is proud to announce SCE Gaskets, Inc. as the Official Gaskets of the IHRA.

“We are proud to welcome SCE Gaskets, Inc. as an official partner of the IHRA,” said IHRA President Scott Gardner. “We are looking forward to a long and mutually-beneficial relationship with this dynamic and innovative partner, our Official Gaskets of IHRA sponsor.”

“We’ve been keeping a close eye on the direction IHRA’s new management is taking and we like what we see,” said Ryan Hunter, President of SCE Gaskets. “SCE Gaskets is pleased to be a part of supporting grassroots drag racing. These are our customers, and we’re going ‘all in’ with IHRA!”

Hunter went on to add, “We’re posting nearly $60,000 in cash contingency awards for the IHRA Nitro Jam and Summit Pro-Am Tour, as well as the Summit Team Finals. We also plan on supporting the racers through SCE’s dealer network, which will be augmented by factory personnel.”

Now celebrating its 25th anniversary, SCE Gaskets began as an outgrowth of founder Ryan Hunter’s own racing involvement. Beginning with copper head gaskets for drag racing, the company’s 360 page master catalog now boasts over 10,000 gasket part numbers for stock replacement kits to street performance and hard-core racing.

SCE Gaskets enjoys distribution partnerships with hundreds of premier sellers taking its product to market. Operating from two manufacturing plants, in California and Iowa, SCE Gaskets is proud to be USA Made.

The next IHRA Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series event will be held March 13-14 at State Capitol Raceway in Port Allen, Louisiana. The IHRA Nitro Jam Mardi Gras Nationals will feature AMSOIL Nitro Funny Car presented by Aeromotive, U.S. Bounty Hunters Pro Stock, Nitro Harley-Davidson and Jet Dragster competition.

For more information, please contact the IHRA at (419) 663-6666 or visit Follow IHRA and Nitro Jam on Twitter and Facebook.