Sunoco race fuels have been appointed by British
Superbike Championship (BSB) rights holders MSVR to supply the fuel
for the most prestigious domestic motorcycle series for the next
Sunoco race fuels have also become the title sponsor of
the British 125GP Championship, where some of the country's
youngest up and coming riders are discovered.
For decades Sunoco fuels have been associated with racing
excellence as the largest manufacturer and refiner of racing fuels
in the world and have a 40-year track record of winning
performances. In addition to BSB, Sunoco race fuels are also the
choice in the UK for the British F3 & GT Championships, British
Rally Championship, Britcar and many other national car racing
series. In the USA Sunoco powers AMA Pro Racing, NASCAR, IndyCar
and GrandAm Series.
Anglo American Oil Company (AAOC) is the European and
Middle East distributor for Sunoco race fuel and will be handling
all distribution and logistics.
Sunoco are thrilled to be expanding into the UK motorcycle market.
Rob Marro, Sunoco General Manager of Performance Products and
Automotive Events said: "We are extremely proud of being selected
as the official fuel supplier for the BSB. We look forward to
playing an integral role as BSB continues to establish itself as
the most prestigious domestic motorcycle series in Europe. The
title sponsorship of the British 125 Grand Prix class is a
designation that fits nicely with the long standing practices at
Sunoco to work closely with the young rising stars of tomorrow. We
were appointed the official fuel of AMA Pro Road Racing in 2008 and
it has proven to be a great partnership for Sunoco Race Fuels and
motorcycle racing across the USA."
Anders Hildebrand, Managing director of AAOC added: "We're very
excited about being given the opportunity to work with BSB as their
official fuel supplier. Sunoco has a great relationship with AMA in
the states and we will be pulling out all the stops to make this
opportunity a success. We are passionate about motorsport and are
looking forward to the opportunity to expand into the adrenalin
fuelled world of motorcycle racing."
BSB Series Director Stuart Higgs concluded: "Sunoco products are
highly regarded in many other motorsport disciplines. I'm delighted
that BSB will be the first major motorcycle racing championship
outside of the USA to exclusively use Sunoco race
Sunoco will supply three types of race fuel to meet the different
demands and characteristics of all the British and National
Control fuel technical and administrative information
from Sunoco/Anglo American Oil Company will be released within the
next 2 weeks.