VP Racing Fuels to be Official Fuel of TORC Series for 2015

IRVINE, CA – March 27, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – TORC: The Off-Road Championship Presented by AMSOIL, the nation’s premiere short-course, off-road racing series, announced VP Racing Fuels as its Official Fuel for the 2015 season. TORC competitors will be powered by VP’s high-performance racing fuels beginning with the April 24-25 season opener at Texas Motor Speedway near Dallas.

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“After a successful inaugural season last year, we’re excited to extend our partnership with TORC and work with BJ Birtwell to continue executing his vision and growing the series,” said Chris Wall, VP’s Chief Marketing Officer. “The TORC series provides a unique opportunity to build awareness for VP Racing Fuels and our growing roster of consumer products, as well as the VP-branded gas stations that are part of our retail branding initiative.”

As the Official Fuel of TORC, VP will provide trackside fuel service at each event, which will include an online pre-order procedure to provide for convenient delivery of specific fuels to teams at the track.  VP will gain extensive brand visibility through media exposure including television, radio, print, digital and social media as well as track signage at TORC events.

“TORC is thrilled to continue its partnership with VP Racing Fuels,” said TORC Series President, BJ Birtwell. “They power championship winning race vehicles all over the world in virtually every kind of motorsport. We’re looking forward to working with them to drive awareness and consideration for their products, gas stations and convenience stores.”

More information about VP Racing Fuels products is available online at VPRacingFuels.com. Technical questions regarding fuel selection and tuning can be directed to VP’s full-time Tech Support staff at 812-878-2025 or tech@vpracingfuels.com.

The full 2015 TORC: The Off-Road Championship Presented by AMSOIL season schedule is as follows:

  • April 24-25:       Dallas, TX (Texas Motor Speedway)
  • May 16-17:        St Louis, MO (Gateway Motorsports Park)
  • June 18-19:       Chicago, IL (Chicagoland Raceway / Route 66)
  • June 27-28:       Crandon, WI (Crandon Int’l Raceway)
  • July 10-11:        Charlotte, NC (Charlotte Motor Speedway, The Dirt Track)
  • Aug 4-5:            Sturgis, SD (Buffalo Chip Motorsports Complex)
  • Aug 15-16:        Bark River, MI (Bark River International Raceway)
  • Sept 5-6:           Crandon, WI (Crandon Int’l Raceway)

For more information on the TORC Series, visit their official web site at TORCSeries.com or follow them via their social media platforms at Facebook.com/TORC or on Twitter and Instagram at @TORCOffRoad.

About TORC

TORC: The Off-Road Championship Presented by AMSOIL is the nation’s premiere short-course, off-road truck racing series. Known as a collision between action sports and motorsports, TORC is the ultimate battleground for 900-horsepower race trucks competing to win the prestigious TORC National Championship. Fans from all over the world enjoy TORC through high-energy events as well as the TV broadcasts on NBC Sports. For more information, visit www.torcseries.com. For business and sponsorship inquiries, please email info@torcseries.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.  In addition to TORC, VP is the Official Racing Fuel of Tudor United SportsCar Championship, AMA Supercross, World of Outlaws Sprint Cars, Pirelli World Challenge, NMRA, NMCA, PDRA and Rally America, among more than 60 VP-sponsored series and sanctioning bodies.

As part of its 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.

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