GM PARTS NOW & GRAY MOTORSPORTS PARTNER WITH VP RACING FUELS

VP to Fuel Multicar COPO Camaro Sportsman Racing Team

 

SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 31, 2016) VP Racing Fuels today announced a partnership with Victor Cagnazzi and Gray Motorsports’ COPO Camaro Sportsman racing team.  With the agreement, each of the team’s cars will be powered exclusively by VP’s C25™ racing fuel at the upcoming NHRA U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis as well as other NHRA National events.  The GM Parts Now Chevy COPO team campaigns four cars — in Stock, Super Stock,and the Factory Stock Showdown.

 

“We are excited to continue our 7-year relationship with VP Racing Fuels, which has been a great partner, with a great product that is not only extremely consistent, but also makes more power than any other brands we have tested,” said Cagnazzi, of Gray Motorsports.  “Our GM Parts Now Chevy COPO team runs and wins with VP fuel in the tank.” 

 

“To have a racer of Victor’s stature place his trust and confidence in our products is extremely gratifying,” said Mark Ticen, VP’s Director of Race Fuel Sales.  “His input will be invaluable to our R&D efforts and we look forward to supporting his team this year and well into the future.”

About VP Racing Fuels

VP Racing Fuels is best known as the World Leader in Race Fuel Technology™, fueling champions in virtually every form of motorsport on land, sea and air since 1975.  VP is the Official Racing Fuel of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, AMA Supercross, NMRA, NMCA, World of Outlaws Sprint Cars and Late Models, Formula Drift, Pirelli World Challenge, PDRA and Rally America, among more than 60 VP-sponsored series and sanctioning bodies.

 

As part of a retail branding program, gas stations and convenience stores across the U.S. are being branded as VP Racing Fuels, with each providing distribution for VP’s other product lines, including ethanol-free VP Small Engine Fuels, formulated for 2- and 4-cycle outdoor power equipment; VP Madditive® performance chemicals; VP PowerWash™ and more.  VP also markets VP PowerMaster® hobby fuels for R/C racing.  More information is available online at VPRacingFuels.com, VP-SEF.com or PowermasterFuels.com.


VP To Fuel Quest For Repeat TA/FC Championship

SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 30, 2016) Jonnie Lindberg Motorsports today announced a new alliance with VP Racing Fuels for the 2016 racing season.  Jonnie Lindberg, reigning NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car champion, will rely exclusively on VP’s M1 Methanol in his attempt to secure a second championship this year.

 

‘’I switched to VP because it’s important for me to know you are getting the best and cleanest Methanol on the market to make good horsepower and stay consistent,’’ said Lindberg.

 

“Jonnie Lindberg is a young star with an even brighter future ahead of him in drag racing,” said Chris Wall, Chief Marketing Officer for VP Racing Fuels.  “He’s not only campaigning with the NHRA but makes frequent trips back to Europe to help various Pro Mod teams with tuning.  With all his experience and network of contacts, Jonnie will be a great asset to VP’s R&D efforts and will help promote our brand both in the U.S. and across Europe.”

 

Based in Upplands Vasby, Sweden, Jonnie Lindberg started his drag racing career as a tuner for his brother in European Pro Mod before graduating to drive FIA Top Alcohol Funny Car in 2012.  He won the TA/FC European Championship in 2013, the TA/FC NHRA Championship in 2015 and holds the ET World Record of 5.361 seconds. Now Lindberg spends more time in the USA and operates a shop in Brownsburg, Indiana.

About VP Racing Fuels

VP Racing Fuels is best known as the World Leader in Race Fuel Technology™, fueling champions in virtually every form of motorsport on land, sea and air since 1975.  VP is the Official Racing Fuel of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, NMRA, NMCA, PDRA, AMA Supercross, World of Outlaws Sprint Cars and Late Models, Pirelli World Challenge and Formula Drift, among more than 60 VP-sponsored series and sanctioning bodies.

 

As part of a retail branding program, gas stations and convenience stores across the U.S. are being branded as VP Racing Fuels, with each providing distribution for VP’s other product lines, including ethanol-free VP Small Engine Fuels, formulated for 2- and 4-cycle outdoor power equipment; VP Madditive® performance chemicals; VP PowerWash™ and more.  VP also markets VP PowerMaster® hobby fuels for R/C racing.  More information is available online at VPRacingFuels.com, VP-SEF.com or PowermasterFuels.com.


VP RACING FUELS APPOINTS KYLE MOOSE AS REGIONAL MANAGER FOR WESTERN DIVISION

SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 23, 2016) VP Racing Fuels®, Inc., today announced the appointment of Kyle Moose as Regional Manager, Western Division.  Based at the company’s regional sales office in Murrieta, California, Moose will be responsible for sales and distribution of race fuel in VP’s Western region which includes California, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Nevada, Idaho and Montana as well as exports to Baja California, Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Pacific Rim.

 

Moose brings substantial industry experience to his new position, including the last two years as Business Development Representative for VP’s Western Region.  During the 10 years prior to VP, he worked as a mechanic and engine builder for Varner Motorsports followed by a tour with Henson Clutch Components in sales and rider support.  Moose competed in amateur motocross racing for a number of years and still enjoys racing in off road motocross Grand Prix events.

 

“We’re pleased to hand the reins of our Western Regional Office over to Kyle,” said Alan Cerwick, President of VP Racing Fuels.  “With his broad experience, passion for motorsports and prior success, we anticipate he’ll be a great asset to our sales team.  We’re confident our VP distributors and dealers in the Western region will continue to receive the top quality service and support they’ve come to expect.”

 

About VP Racing Fuels

VP Racing Fuels is best known as the World Leader in Race Fuel Technology™, fueling champions in virtually every form of motorsport on land, sea and air since 1975.  VP is the Official Racing Fuel of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, AMA Supercross, NMRA, NMCA, World of Outlaws Sprint Cars and Late Models, Formula Drift, Pirelli World Challenge, PDRA and Rally America, among more than 60 VP-sponsored series and sanctioning bodies.

 

As part of a retail branding program, gas stations and convenience stores across the U.S. are being branded as VP Racing Fuels, with each providing distribution for VP’s other product lines, including ethanol-free VP Small Engine Fuels, formulated for 2- and 4-cycle outdoor power equipment; VP Madditive® performance chemicals; VP PowerWash™ and more.  VP also markets VP PowerMaster® hobby fuels for R/C racing.  More information is available online at VPRacingFuels.com, VP-SEF.com or PowermasterFuels.com.


VP MADDITIVES® AND VP SMALL ENGINE FUELS NOW AT AUTOZONE

New Product Lines Available at 5,000+ Stores Across U.S.

SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 3, 2016) VP Racing Fuels, Inc., today announced its “Madditive” line of gas and diesel additives and its VP Small Engine Fuels product family are both now available at AutoZone stores throughout the U.S. Marketed as “Race Fuel Technology for Your Daily Driver,” VP Madditives include off-road and street legal formulas to optimize performance in gas and diesel engines, while VP Small Engine Fuels are formulated for outdoor power equipment to prevent fuel system damage caused by ethanol-blended street gas.

“It’s a real testament to the strength of the VP brand as well as the quality of these products to have them embraced by one of the largest retailers of aftermarket automotive parts and accessories in the United States,” said Bruce Hendel, VP’s Director of Sales-Consumer Products. “VP’s Madditives offer the consumer better performance and better value than the competition. They’re particularly appealing given their unique packaging featuring VP’s “Mad Scientist” and the reputation for quality and integrity that VP brings to a category otherwise prone to exaggerated hype or misleading product claims.”

“The growth of VP Small Engine Fuel has been phenomenal as more and more consumers become aware of the problems with ethanol-blended street gas,” Hendel added. “Sales will only accelerate with the additional distribution provided by AutoZone’s 5,000+ locations.”

Products available at AutoZone include:

VP Madditives
· Octanium® – Octane concentrate, increases octane up to 8 numbers (for Off-Road use only)
· Fuel System Cleaner – Cleans entire fuel system for up to 5000 miles (Street-legal)
· 7-In-1 Fuel System Treatment – Enhances combustion and restores engine’s power (Street-legal)
· Diesel All-in-One Fuel Conditioner – Cleans injectors and pumps, increases fuel mileage (Street-legal)

VP Small Engine Fuel
· 4-Cycle – unleaded fuel blended with no ethanol, for all 4-cycle equipment
· 2-Cycle Multi-Mix– pre-mixed with oil for equipment specifying either 40:1 or 50:1 gas/oil mix
· Fix-It-Fuel – one-time fuel system treatment for poor/non-running small engines

For more information about VP Madditives, VP Small Engine Fuel or other VP products, visit VPRacingFuels.com.

About VP Racing Fuels
VP Racing Fuels is best known as the World Leader in Race Fuel Technology™, fueling champions in virtually every form of motorsport on land, sea and air since 1975. VP is the Official Racing Fuel of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, AMA Supercross, NMRA, NMCA, World of Outlaws Sprint Cars and Late Models, Pirelli World Challenge, PDRA and Formula Drift, among more than 60 VP-sponsored series and sanctioning bodies.

As part of a retail branding program, gas stations and convenience stores across the U.S. are being branded as VP Racing Fuels, with each providing distribution for VP’s other product lines, including ethanol-free VP Small Engine Fuels, formulated for 2- and 4-cycle outdoor power equipment; VP Madditive® performance chemicals; VP PowerWash™ and more. VP also markets VP PowerMaster® hobby fuels for R/C racing. More information is available online at VPRacingFuels.com, VP-SEF.com or PowermasterFuels.com.