Cabo San Lucas, Mexico - A lucky
entrant in a John Force Racing contest co-sponsored by the Brand Source buying
group spent New Year's Eve on a Carnival Elation cruise ship bound for
Wendy Kruz, a fan of the family racing team, was randomly chosen
from more than 40,000 entries received by Brand Source at its raceway booths
and Web site to win first prize in the 2009 Full Throttle Drag Racing Series
Joining Kruz on the John Force Racing Fan Cruise III will be
funny car drivers John Force, daughter Ashley Force Hood, Mike Neff and 2009
funny car champion Robert Hight, along with top alcohol dragster drivers
Brittany and Courtney Force. The group is spending five days and four nights on
the Elation, with Kruz encamped in the penthouse cabin.
Other Force fans won six Whirlpool washer/dryer pairs and four
Mitsubishi TVs through Brand Source's own "Win With Force" contest.
The buying group said it is planning a new John Force Racing
promotion this year, in conjunction with Ford Motor Company.