SAN ANTONIO, TX (January 9, 2008) - VP Racing Fuels, the world leader in race fuel technology, will continue its sponsorship of many factory and factory-supported motocross teams in 2008, according to Bruce Hendel, VP's Regional Manager-West. "VP has enjoyed great success in the motorcycle market and our alliance with these teams helps us stay on the leading edge with products for these applications," Hendel said. "It's a win-win as the teams help us with testing and feedback, while they enjoy the superior performance of VP's fuels and continue winning championships."
Motocross teams aligned with VP in 2008 include:
Yamaha of Troy
Joe Gibbs MX
Troy Lee Honda
Hart & Huntington
Fun Center Suzuki
MDK Wonder Warhog
Mitch Payton, Pro Circuit’s president, attests to VP’s role in their success. “We’ve tested many other fuels, but VP has always made the most power,” Payton affirmed. “That’s why VP has fueled every championship we’ve won since 1991.” In an extraordinary exhibition of dominance, VP-powered riders have swept all AMA Pro Racing Supercross and Motocross Championships for the last four consecutive years.
Coupled with its series sponsorships and contingency program support, VP has few peers in its support of motorcycle racing. VP posts contingencies in AMA Supercross, Motocross, Superbike and Prostar, as well as AFM, ASRA, CCS, NHRA, STTARS Supermoto, USGPRU and WSMC. In addition, VP is the Official Racing Fuel of NHRA and the Women’s Motocross Association (WMA).
During its 33-year history, VP Racing has fueled champions in virtually every racing category and class -- from drag racing, road racing and circle track to motocross, off-road and off-shore. These results have earned VP a reputation for producing the highest quality racing fuels with superior power and consistency.
In addition to fuels, VP’s product line includes performance chemicals, specialty lubricants, traction compounds and motorsport containers – each designed to produce the most power and best performance in their respective racing applications. More information can be obtained from VP’s website – vpracingfuels.com.