25 Jun '14, 5pm

RFA will co-sponsor NBRA's Garnett #Ethanol Hydroplane Shootout next month in Kansas.

(June 25, 2014) WASHINGTON, D.C. — The popular Garnett Ethanol Hydroplane Shootout is returning to Garnett, Kan., July 12–13. This National Boat Racing Association (NBRA) competition pits drivers of hydroplanes and roundabouts against each other in a fast-paced race to the finish. The upcoming race is sponsored by the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA), East Kansas Agri-Energy, and the Kansas Corn Commission. Admission is free and earplugs or noise reducing devices are suggested. The NBRA, host of the event, has a long history of using E10. They broke speed records on the high-octane ethanol blend. According to Vernon Barfield , tech chairman and vice president of the NBRA, he has had no issues using E10 in their more than 20 years of racing. He has also won more than 35 national championships. The NBRA represents more than 250 drivers in 30 states. “The Garnett Ethanol Hyd...

Full article: http://www.ethanolrfa.org/news/entry/ethanol-boat-races-r...

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