X-1R becomes title sponsor of Pole-Winner Award

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 31, 2001) - Grand-Am President Roger Edmondson announced today that The X-1R Corporation has become the title sponsor of the Grand-Am series pole-winner award. The X-1R Performance Lubricant 'Run With The Best' Pole ...

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 31, 2001) - Grand-Am President Roger Edmondson announced today that The X-1R Corporation has become the title sponsor of the Grand-Am series pole-winner award. The X-1R Performance Lubricant 'Run With The Best' Pole Award will be presented to the top qualifiers in each class throughout the season, beginning on Thursday with the first qualifying of the season at the Rolex 24 At Daytona.

"We at Grand-Am are thrilled to include X-1R as the title sponsor of the pole-winner award," Edmondson said. "The X-1R Performance Lubricant 'Run With The Best' Pole Award will be highly sought after by everyone who takes to the race track."

In addition to awarding the X-1R Performance Lubricant 'Run With The Best' Pole Award to the five pole winners at each of Grand-Am's 10 races, X-1R will also award a total of $25,000 throughout the season to the pole-position drivers in each class displaying the X-1R decal on their car. Award money not earned will be rolled over to the next Grand-Am race. X-1R also becomes the exclusive performance lubricant sponsor of the Grand-Am series.

X-1R is the only lubricant in the world that has ever been inducted into the NASA Space Technology Hall of Fame and is designated "Certified Space Technology." X-1R produces several lines of products that are used not only in space technology, but also in automotive, marine, sport, racing and industry practices.

X-1R's racing products include engine treatment, transmission fluid, gear fluid, all temperature grease, air tool lube, and penetration spray.

-Grand-Am

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