Sunoco named official fuel

TOPEKA, Kan. (March 3, 2003) -- SCCA Pro Racing announced today an exclusive partnership with Sunoco Race Fuel that names them the Official Fuel of SCCA Pro Racing, as well as the exclusive fuel supplier of the SCCA Speed World Challenge, Pro Spec...

TOPEKA, Kan. (March 3, 2003) -- SCCA Pro Racing announced today an exclusive partnership with Sunoco Race Fuel that names them the Official Fuel of SCCA Pro Racing, as well as the exclusive fuel supplier of the SCCA Speed World Challenge, Pro Spec Racer and the Mazdaspeed Miata Cup Presented by Hankook Tires. In addition, Sunoco will sponsor a Hard Charger award in each of these series.

As the Official Fuel of the SCCA Speed World Challenge, all competitors will be required to run Sunoco GT Plus race fuel in both Speed Touring Car and Speed GT classes. The series will also award a Sunoco Hard Charger Award in both Speed Touring Car and Speed GT, with the competitor who makes up the most positions during a race receiving a certificate toward the purchase of Sunoco fuel. In addition, Sunoco will also present a year-end cash award to the competitor in each Championship that gained the most overall positions throughout the season.

"We are very excited to name Sunoco as the Official Fuel of SCCA Pro Racing," said Mitch Wright, SCCA Pro Racing Vice President and General Manager. "Along with providing high-quality fuel for our series to run on, the Hard Charger Award provides additional value to the competitors."

"It is an honor to be named the Official Fuel of SCCA Pro Racing," said Art Brown, Technical Manager, Sunoco Race Fuels. "The SCCA Speed World Challenge is one of the top professional racing series in the country. We are very pleased to increase our association with SCCA through participation in this series along with the Pro Spec Racer and the Mazdaspeed Miata Cup Presented by Hankook Tires."

Sunoco will also award a Hard Charger Award in both the Mazdaspeed Miata Cup Presented by Hankook Tires and the Pro Spec Racer series, as well as a year-end prize in each series.

Sunoco Race Fuels has served as the Official Race Fuel of the Sports Car Club of America since 2001. As a result of this partnership, Sunoco has also become actively involved in the SCCA ProRally Championship

For more information on Sunoco Race Fuels, please visit www.racegas.com. For more information about the SCCA Pro Racing, visit www.sccapro.com.

-scca pro racing-

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