“On behalf of the employees and families of the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group of Topeka we are very pleased and excited to announce we have entered into a partnership with Heartland Park Topeka as their sole provider for all non-alcoholic beverages,” says Aaron Johnson, Topeka DPSG Branch Manager. “We look forward to working with the outstanding team at Heartland Park as they make this venue a national destination for all race fans.”
“We are very excited to have the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group come on board here at the track and are proud to name Dr. Pepper as the Official Soft Drink of the New Heartland Park Topeka,” says Scott Gardner, president. “In conjunction with New Heartland Park Topeka, Dr. Pepper will be featured at races taking place at the drag strip, road course, dirt track and new motocross course. They also will be part of special events during the season including our special Military Appreciation Night, coming up in the fall. We can’t wait for our fans, racers and spectators to be able to enjoy all of the wonderful products and brands represented by the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group.”
One of North America’s leading refreshment beverage companies, DPS markets more than 50 brands of carbonated soft drinks, juices, teas, mixers, waters and other premium beverages. The company’s strategy, brands and people have made it a strong, sustainable and profitable business. The company’s integrated business model enables the company to manage the entire value chain from innovation to the store shelf.
About The New Heartland Park Topeka
The New Heartland Park Topeka is a multi-purpose motorsports and outdoor events facility located in Topeka, Kansas. The facility opened in 1989 and features a championship NHRA sanctioned ¼ mile drag strip, a road course with four different configurations, a 3/8-mile clay oval and new motocross track. Owners of the facility are Chris Payne and Todd Crossley of Shelby Development, LLC who purchased the facility in January of 2016. Weekly race programs began in April with the NHRA Kansas Nationals scheduled for May 20-22 and the Manufacturers Series on October 21-23.