FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
San Antonio, TX (January 28, 2020) VP Racing Fuels, Inc., a leader in performance fuels, lubricants, and additives, has just signed a multi-year deal to become the official fuel supplier to Factory Connection Racing / GEICO Honda for their 250cc Supercross/Motocross program.
Factory Connection Racing has been a satellite race team for American Honda since 1998 and the official 125cc, then 250cc team for American Honda since 2001. Race wins in both classes in AMA Supercross and AMA Pro Motocross have led to nine regional 250 Supercross titles and two 250 National Motocross Championships on Honda motorcycles.
“We are excited to partner with Factory Connection Racing to fuel their 250cc GEICO Honda team in 2020 and beyond,” said Mike Emerson, Regional Manager, North American Race Sales. “This partnership with Factory Connection Racing continues our long history with the AMA to fuel winners in motocross, supercross, and superbike series.”
“We are delighted to work with VP Racing Fuels to help us make more power from our factory Honda entries,” said Ryan Cox, R&D Director with GEICO Honda. “VP’s fuel burns clean and is extremely stable in all conditions so we can deliver consistent power and race runs. VP’s service and support is also fantastic as they ensure product delivery is never more than 1-2 days away. Of all the fuels we tested in the offseason, VP’s MR Pro6 ran the best for our motorcycle applications.”
For more information about VP and its race fuel, lubricants and coolant, visit vpracingfuels.com.
About VP Racing Fuels
VP Racing Fuels is best known as the World Leader in Fuel Technology®, fueling champions in virtually every form of motorsport on land, sea, and air since 1975. The company operates internationally with businesses including race fuels and lubricants, consumer small engine fuels and automotive additives, and licensed retail fuel stations. VP is the Official Racing Fuel of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, AMA Supercross, SCORE, USAC, NMCA, and more than 60 sponsored series and sanctioning bodies. The company also provides consumer small engine fuels, lubricants, automotive additives, car appearance products, and accessories through national home improvement, automotive parts, and online retailers. The company also offers a program to independent operators of convenience store and gas stations, car wash, quick lube, and marinas to brand as VP Racing Fuels and resell the company’s other products, including ethanol-free VP Small Engine Fuels, formulated for 2- and 4-cycle outdoor power equipment; VP Madditive® performance chemicals; VP Hi-Performance Lubricants; VP PowerWash™; and VP PowerMaster® hobby fuels for R/C racing. The company’s most recent diversification efforts include the introduction of VP Hi-Performance Lubricants in conjunction with the launch of quick lube facilities branded VP Racing FASTLUBE™, VP Racing POWERWASH™ car wash systems, VP Appearance, and VP TANK GUARDIAN™ product lines. For more information, visit VPRacingFuels.com.
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