PARTS UNLIMITED is the overall sponsor of this project. PARTS is the largest distributor of motorcycle parts and accessories in the world. Fred Fox, founder and CEO of PARTS is an avid motorcycle enthusiast and is passionate about motorcycle land speed racing.
E-Z HOOK has been the anchor sponsor since the beginning of this project 25 years ago, when E-Z HOOK CEO, Phelps Wood, challenged Sam to build a new streamliner that would set a new world record. EZ HOOK manufactures electronic test equipment in Arcadia, CA.
MR. TURBO has been building turbo systems for the Wheeler streamliner for many years. Founder, Terry Kizer works with Sam to give him all the horsepower he needs.
PARTS EUROPE new European branch of Parts Unlimited. The distribute spare parts, accessories, gear and apparel for motorcycles, quads/ATV, personal watercraft, and snowmobiles. They cover all of Europe, the middle east and South Africa.
Drag Specialties is an industry-leading distributor of aftermarket parts and accessories for Harley-Davidson® and custom V-Twin motorcycles. Drag takes pride in providing their dealers and customers with the widest selection of the newest products from the hottest brands. All delivered with superior service. Many Drag Specialties products such as a Gates drive belt are used on the EZ HOOK streamliner.
ICON is the leading edge in street riding gear, from helmets to boots, jackets, and gloves. Ride Icon.
Z1R makes a full line of performance helmets for street and dirt enthusiasts.
Vance & Hines
Thirty years of racing, and thirty years of winning, since 1979, Vance & Hines have produced products that are meticulously engineered and manufactured to extremely high standards. Vance & Hines builds and supports the Suzuki Hayabusa engine for Sam’s streamliner in their Indianapolis race, under the supervision of Byron Hines and world champion drag racer, Eddie Krawiec.
For 40 years, Performance Machine has been the industry leader is custom wheels, brakes and performance accessories. PM made the rear wheel for Sam’s stream liner to his specifications, and the wheel is made to exceed 400 MPH.
ROLAND SANDS DESIGN
Roland Sands Design or RSD is a leading company in the design of motorcycles, motorcycle parts, and apparel. Roland Sands roots in design and racing is the perfect catalyst for creating functional, aggressive, and aesthetically pleasing designs and custom bikes.
Manufacturers of high quality seats and luggage. Saddlemen are tending to the driver comfort in Sam’s streamliner.
Bel Ray Company Inc was founded in 1946 and is a privately held, woman-owned business serving the lubrication needs of powersports, industrial and mining customers worldwide. Bel-Ray is recognized as the leader in the specialty lubricants industry for setting high standards of quality and performance with products formulated for the motorcycle, automotive, aviation, energy, food, marine, military, mining, OEM, Industrial steel, and textile industries. “Flex Your Engine” with Bel-Ray’s superior Powersports line that delivers top quality Made-in-the-USA products to motorcycle and recreational vehicle enthusiasts around the world. Bel-Ray products are available at powersports dealers worldwide.
Dynojet Research, Inc. is the world leader in the development and manufacturing of performance enhancement products and tools. Our fuel management and diagnostic products, coupled with our personalized services. Dynojet relies on state-of-the-art technology to provide their customers with the best products available.
Goodyear/Dunlop is one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world. Their technology in high speed land speed racing tires has been the core of many records. Goodyear is supplying Sam Wheeler with a purpose built rear tire that is built to exceed 400 MPH.
LA Choppers has been a long standing innovator in the motorcycle industry. LA Choppers has turned its focus to making its custom designs available to the market and establishing its brand presence. LA Choppers now offers product for a wide variety of makes and models.
Cometic Gasket, Inc., is a leading worldwide supplier of shelf stock, custom and short-run gaskets for the performance aftermarket, original equipment and motorsports industries. Cometic produces and ships more than 5,000 types of gaskets to customers worldwide.
Alpinestars is a manufacturer of technical, high performance protective gear for motorcycle and auto racing including MotoGP, Motocross, Formula One and NASCAR. In auto racing, flame and heat retardant Nomex suits, footwear, gloves and underwear have been developed. Alpinestars has built a custom driving suit for Sam built to the highest safety standards. Sam will also wear Alpinestars boots, socks, underwear, and gloves.
Founded in 1907 as a messenger company in the United States, UPS has grown into a multi-billion-dollar corporation by clearly focusing on the goal of enabling commerce around the globe. Today, UPS is a global company with one of the most recognized and admired brands in the world. UPS is the exclusive shipper for Parts Unlimited in all countries that they serve.