Peavey Electronics® proudly sponsored the charitable movie premiere of Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles, Calif., on Thursday, April 17, 2015. The event helped raise funds for motor sports non-profits, Racing for Cancer and Indy Family Foundations, while promoting Carolla’s new film.
Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman, is a documentary produced and directed by comedian and car enthusiast Adam Carolla. It chronicles the 35-year racing career of Newman as both a driver and owner, and features Newman, Joanne Woodward, Robert Redford, Robert Wagner, Patrick Dempsey, Jay Leno, Tom Cruise and many others in its cast.
“We’re excited to be working with Adam Carolla and his team, and proud to be a sponsor to his many ventures. The positive community spirit we generate with Adam and our brand is something we look forward to growing in 2015," said Peavey Electronics Chief Operating Officer, Courtland Gray.
Peavey donated two Star Wars-branded guitars, which will be auctioned on Charitybuzz beginning May 1 through May 25. Proceeds will be donated to Racing for Cancer, a non-profit that unites motor sports fans to fight cancer, and The Indy Family Foundation, which aids those in the motor sports community and their families who are affected by injury, illness or death.
Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman will be released in select theaters nationwide and in video-on-demand on May 22.