Chapman returns to VP Racing Fuels to serve as independent sales representative

VP Racing Fuels

Former Long-Time Employee to Support VP-South Region

SAN ANTONIO, TX – June 6, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – VP Racing Fuels, Inc., today welcomed the return of Tommy Chapman as an Independent Sales Representative in support of VP-South, a region that encompasses Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Alabama. Chapman will be responsible for developing and servicing customer accounts while also providing technical consulting on race fuels and VP’s StayWet™ track conditioner. He’ll also be involved in activating VP’s marketing and promotional programs.

Having spent 18 years earlier in his career with VP, Chapman brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his new position according to Mark Ticen, VP’s Director of Race Fuel Sales. “Tommy will be a great asset for us given that he’s been embedded in the motorsports scene for nearly 60 years and knows virtually everyone who’s raced on a track or built an engine for competition.”

Chapman started his career in 1957 as a full-time drag racer, ultimately winning the Georgia State Championship. He continued racing part-time while working for the U.S. Treasury Department as a criminal investigator for 25 years before retiring in 1990. In 1992, Chapman joined VP Racing Fuels as its Regional Manager-South where he stayed until retiring again in 2010.

Based in Georgia, Chapman can be reached at 706-466-3790 or

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 recently launched VP Racing FASTLUBE quick lube facilities. In addition, VP markets VP PowerMaster® hobby fuels for R/C racing. More information is available online at

Source: VP Racing Fuels