Team Name: Team ACE Racing
Team Owner: Harold Parfett
Team Driver: Troy Sitko
Team location: Bittern Lake, Alberta
Car: 1937 Chevrolet
Engine: 540 Keith Black, built by Atchison
Chassis: Gordy Race Cars
Crew: Scott Bieganek, Dave Boucher, Shelly Sitko
Crew chief: Wayne Barber
Sponsors: ACE Manufacturing, Atchison Machine,
Performance bests: 6.60 ET @ 223 MPH, Mission, British Columbia
History of the team: We have been racing Nostalgia Funny Cars since 2004, The team patriarch is Harold Parfett , owner of ACE Manufacturing and with guidance from our crew members put this team together.

Driver hometown: Edmonton

Drag Racing general history: Troy comes from one of the most well known families in drag racing from Alberta and Canada. He is the grandson of George Sitko, who has been racing since the 1960's and the son of Kenny Sitko. Starting out in Jr's he has progressed up to the Funny Car ranks and Top Alcohol Dragster as well. The last couple years he and brother Nathan turned their TAFC operation into a Nostalgia Nitro Flopper. He had the chance to race with the Rocky Mountain FC assoc last year and loved and and for the 2012 season he got the opportunity to be the main driver for their 37 Chevy Funny Car when Eddy Plaizier left. The rest as they say is... the future.
Career Highlights in Funny Car and Other Classes: Began driving junior dragsters at 10 and won very first event.
-Finished 2nd in Edmonton points for junior dragster at 15 years old
-Licensed in Top Alcohol Dragster in 2007
-Two semi-final finishes in Top Alcohol Dragster at Spokane Raceway Park
in 2007
-Ran first five second run at Pacific Raceways in Seattle in 2008 (5.93
@ 237 mph)
-Drove for Arvid Fonstad at the 2010 IHRA Rocky Mountain Nationals and
for Ron and Corey Sekura in Provost in 2010
-Earned nostalgia nitro funny car license in 2011 with a 6.07 @ 224 mph
-Qualified 5th at the NAPA Night of Fire in Spokane in 2011

Future Goals Racing:
-Better my average reaction time in 2012
-Win my first "Wally" in 2012
-Qualify at an NHRA Heritage Series race in the nitro funny car
-Somehow, earn my Top Fuel license

Favourite Racing Moment:
-Racing at night with the nitro funny car
-Talking to fans in the pits who have never been to a drag race before

Heroes of the Sport: Joe Amato, Don Prudhomme & Ron Capps




Team Website www.teamaceracing.com