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DRIFIRE® PRIME RACING™ – THE FR BASE LAYER WORN BY INDYCAR® DRIVER GRAHAM RAHAL - AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE SEPTEMBER 28th

CHICAGO, Ill. – IndyCar® driver Graham Rahal finished first at the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio on Saturday, August 2nd. This marks the second win since Rahal teamed with DRIFIRE® to wear their new SFI 3.3 certified base layer, DRIFIRE Prime Racing™. Rahal and his crew have worn DRIFIRE Prime Racing throughout the year, and will continue to depend on it at the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono on August 23rd.


DRIFIRE 4.4™ Wins ISHN Attendee Choice Award

DRIFIRE®, the originator of “high performance FR”, won the ISHN Attendee Choice Award for DRIFIRE 4.4™ in the Arc Flash/FR category at the ASSE Safety Show.  DRIFIRE 4.4 is an ultra-lightweight dual hazard fabric that weighs only 4.4 ounces/yd2.  It delivers NFPA 2112 flash fire protection and NFPA 70E 10 cal/cm2, CAT 2 protection.


IndyCar® Driver Graham Rahal to wear DRIFIRE baselayer for Indianapolis 500

CHICAGO, Ill.—DRIFIRE®, the originator of “high performance FR”, is the official base layer choice of IndyCar® driver Graham Rahal and his pit crew.  DRIFIRE debuted in the racing market with its new base layer, DRIFIRE Prime™.  Rahal and his crew have worn DRIFIRE Prime throughout the year, and will continue to depend on it in the Indianapolis 500 this Sunday, May 24.


DRIFIRE Releases New Garment Layering Data

DRIFIRE®, the originator of “high performance FR”, releases new garment layering data.  Layering DRIFIRE garments together can increase arc flash ratings to levels greater than the sum of the component garments. 

It is important to note, never add arc ratings together; fabrics must be tested and validated for correct layered arc protection ratings.  See the latest DRIFRE Garment Layering Data.



DRIFIRE JOINS RAHAL LETTERMAN LANIGAN RACING AS AN ASSOCIATE SPONSOR OF THE INDY CAR AND SPORTS CAR PROGRAMS

HILLIARD, Ohio and BROWNSBURG, Ind. (January 22, 2015) – Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced today that DRIFIRE®, a premiere provider and developer of high performance flame resistant fabrics and protective apparel to the military, industrial and consumer markets, has joined the team as an associate sponsor of the team’s sports car and Indy car programs for 2015. The partnership will bring DRIFIRE® to the forefront of motorsports.