VP RACING FUELS NAMED OFFICIAL FUEL OF CAN-AM GRAND NATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY SERIES
MORGANTOWN, WV (February 23, 2010) – Racer
Productions, producers of the Can-Am Grand National Cross Country
Series, is excited to announce that VP Racing Fuels is the Official
Fuel of GNCC Racing under a three-year agreement beginning with the
has long been a leader in the motorcycling industry and we are happy to
introduce them as our new fuel sponsor for the 2010 season,” said Dean
Van Leeuwen, GNCC sponsor coordinator. “Many of our racers are already
familiar with the increased power and consistency of VP fuels and we’re confident they’ll appreciate having VP’s products readily available at the track.”
will have fuel available on site at all 13 rounds, including its new
U4.4, MRX01 and C12, along with other VP specialty blends. VP will
kick off its sponsorship this weekend at the Parts Unlimited River
Ranch GNCC at the Westgate River Ranch GNCC in Lake Wales, Florida.
"We’re thrilled about partnering with GNCC," said Steve Scheidker, VP's Director of Marketing and Communications. "VP
has been a strong supporter of motorcycle and ATV racing for many
years, fueling numerous championships across North America and around
the world, so it’s a natural fit for VP to be the Official Fuel of GNCC
nation's premier off-road series, GNCC provides the perfect venue for
VP to promote its leading edge fuels, in particular its newest blend
for powersports—U4.4,” Scheidker
added. “U4.4 offers up to 6% more power than premium pump gas, better
throttle response and more resistance to heat, offering the biggest
gain vs. cost of any performance part a GNCC competitor can put on a
bike or ATV."
with questions about specific VP fuels available at the River Ranch
event should contact VP-Southeast in Ft. Lauderdale at 954-565-7670. Technical questions about VP fuels can directed to VP Tech Support at 210-241-1192 or MotorcycleTech@vpracingfuels.com. Additional information about VP Racing Fuels is available online at vpracingfuels.com.
The 2010 Can-Am Grand National
Cross Country Series kicks off on February 27- March 2 as part of
Daytona Bike Week at the Westgate River Ranch Resort in River Ranch,
Florida, with the Parts Unlimited River Ranch GNCC. ATVs race on
Sunday, February 28, and bikes race on Tuesday, March 2.
For more information, check out the official series website at www.GNCCRacing.com or call 304-284-0084.
About VP Racing Fuels
its 35-year history, VP Racing has earned a reputation for producing
high quality racing fuels with superior power and consistency – as
illustrated by its sweep of all AMA Pro Racing Championships in
Superbike, Supercross, Motocross and Supermoto for five consecutive
years through 2008. VP is also the official, spec fuel and/or
contingency sponsor of AMA Supercross, AMA Motocross, AMA Flat Track,
All Harley Drag Racing Association, NHRA and ADRL, among more than 50
VP-sponsored series and sanctioning bodies.
About GNCC Racing
Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series is America's premier
off-road racing series. Founded in 1979, the 13-round championship is
produced exclusively by Racer Productions. Cross country racing is one
of the most physically demanding sports in the world. The grueling
three-hour GNCC races lead as many as 1,800 riders through tracks
ranging in length from eight to 12 miles, competing for more than $3
million in prizes. With varied terrain, including hills, woods, mud,
dirt, rocks and motocross sections, GNCC events are tests of both
survival and speed. Weekly Television coverage begins each Sunday on
Versus starting April 25. For more information, please visit www.gnccracing.com.