NASCAR Hall of Fame 2018 Inductee Ray Evernham Drives Concept Vehicle Design for Family Fun



SAVE THE DATE / Interview Opportunities – Wednesday, November 1 2017

NASCAR Hall of Fame 2018 Inductee Ray Evernham Drives Concept Vehicle Design for Family Fun
Teams Up with Club Car to Intro Onward Concept Vehicle in Small Personal Vehicle Category

WHO: Club Car®, the global leader in golf and utility vehicles and a brand of Ingersoll Rand®, has teamed up with Ray Evernham, a three-time NASCAR Champion pit crew chief and 2018 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee, to design an Onward™ Concept Vehicle, the next generation in the personal transportation vehicle (PTV) industry. Evernham has put his passion for automotive design and performance to the test, working alongside Club Car engineers to feature new technology integration, fun and functionality in SPVs.

WHAT: The Onward™ Concept Vehicle and Evernham will be featured at Ingersoll Rand’s SEMA Booth #10160 Wednesday, November 1 from 2:30-4:30.

The Concept Vehicle for Onward by Club Car, showcases new technology integration, fun and functionality and represents Club Car’s evolution as a major player in the golf industry to mainstream consumer sector and the personal transportation vehicle industry and is meant to highlight the advanced technological capabilities of these small vehicles.

WHEN: Wednesday, November 1 3:00 p.m. PST Open Q&A session
(Additional interview slots avail 2:30-3:00 and 3:30-4:30 PST)

WHERE: Las Vegas, NV at SEMA Show, Booth #10160 located in the North Hall

ABOUT: With Evernham’s guidance, Club Car engineers went to work and imagined the ‘next gen SPV’ as your mobile front porch, back porch and recreation room all in one, with a full infotainment center and on-board grill and refrigerating capability for when you’re cruising the beach, campground or your community. From the advanced lithium-powered drive train and the digital interactive experience to the interior cabin and functional options and accessories, this next gen SPV integrates an advanced user interface with digital functionality and established technology already in existence in this space.

EDITORS: For Interviews and/or Photo Opportunities with Ray to talk NASCAR, car designs, American automotive culture and cars, etc. before or at SEMA, Contact: Lynn Luczkowski, L2 Communications

About Ingersoll Rand
Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) advances the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brands—including Club Car®, Ingersoll Rand®, Thermo King® and Trane®—work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. We are a $13 billion global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results. Club Car® has been one of the most respected names in the golf industry for more than half a century. The Club Car® product portfolio has grown to include much more than golf cars, now encompassing golf and commercial utility vehicles, multi-passenger shuttle vehicles, rough-terrain and off-road utility vehicles and street legal low-speed vehicles for commercial and consumer markets. For more information, visit or