Briggs & Stratton Sponsors Battery Powered Dragster!


NetGain Motors, Inc. announced today that Briggs & Stratton will participate as a sponsor on the battery powered dragster: "Bad Amplitude". Briggs & Stratton is the world's largest producer of air-cooled gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment and has recently announced a new line of electric motors.


The Etek* Electric Motor System is another breakthrough in Briggs & Stratton's ongoing commitment to deliver "The Power That Works for You*". This new and innovative system combines a DC motor and a electronic controller that will first be offered as power for golf cars and other electric powered utility vehicles. "The Etek motor demonstrates Briggs & Stratton's innovative ability and their commitment to the future" said George Hamstra, President of NetGain Motors. "We will be using a Briggs & Stratton generator to charge our batteries between races and we are excited to have the opportunity to demonstrate Briggs & Stratton products".


"NetGain Technology, Inc represents a company with a commitment to testing the limits of technology, we feel there is a synergistic relationship between our organizations" added John Stauder, Product Manager for Briggs & Stratton's Vanguard Commercial Business Unit. "Briggs & Stratton is a forward looking, forward thinking, and innovative company with a commitment to marketing and servicing high value power for a broad range of power products."


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