VP RACING FUELS POWERS THE PODIUM AT 50THBAJA 500 MACCACHREN, MCMILLIN, AND ARCIERO TOP 3 AT SCORE
San Antonio, Texas, USA (June 8, 2018) VP Racing Fuels, Inc., known for powering winners in all forms of motorsport, congratulates Rob MacCachren for his impressive SCORE Trophy Truck win in the Baja 500.
“This was the roughest, toughest, longest and most spectacular SCORE Baja 500 race course in the history of this glorious race,” said MacCachren. “I want to thank my sponsors and the crew as they work almost 24/7 prepping the truck and getting us a reliable truck. This truck honestly has had very few problems over the last 4 or 5 years.”
Following MacCachren across the line were Luke McMillin for second and Ryan Arciero for third to complete the powered by VP podium sweep. The SCORE World Desert Championship’s second round, held this past weekend in Ensenada, Mexico, saw 321 starters from 32 states and 14 countries take part in the 50thrunning of the prestigious event.
“The first Baja 500 was run just a few years before VP got its start,” said Bruce Hendel, VP’s Vice President, North America Sales – Race Fuels & Consumer Products. “It’s known around the world as one of the toughest events in off-road racing, and we’re thrilled to have fueled not just Rob’s dominating win but also the great finishes by Luke, Ryan, and their teams.
“We also would like to thank all of the drivers who took on the Baja 500 powered by VP Racing Fuels,’ added Hendel.
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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 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, AMA Supercross, NMRA, NMCA, World of Outlaws Sprint Cars, Late Models, DIRTcar, Pirelli World Challenge, PDRA, Rally America, SCORE, ARA, and USAC 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 Hi-Performance Lubricants; VP PowerWash™; and VP PowerMaster® hobby fuels for R/C racing. VP’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™ and VP Racing POWERWASH™ car wash systems. More information is available online at VPRacingFuels.com. # # #
VP Contact: Bruce Hendel, 210.635.7744 or[email protected]com
SCORE Contact: Dominic Clark,[email protected]orwww.scoreinternational.com