Halifax, NS – (February 28, 2018) The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is pleased to announce that Lucas Oil Products will return as a major sponsor for the 2018 season, which marks their 12th year with the Pro Stock Tour. Lucas Oil will be the title sponsor of three 150 lap races in addition to providing three Series drivers with $750 product sponsorships for the season.
Lucas Oil will be presenting the season opener at Petty International Raceway on Saturday, May 19th. A change to the 2018 schedule sees the season opener being hosted outside of Nova Scotia for the first time in Series history. Lucas Oil will also host the newly announced second race on Prince Edward Island at Oyster Bed Speedway Saturday, August 4th. The final race for Lucas Oil is also the penultimate event for the Series at Riverside International Speedway on Saturday, September 8th.
“We’re thrilled that Lucas Oil is partnering with the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour for their 12th season,” said Ken Cunning, General Manager of the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour. “Lucas Oil is a strong sponsor of motorsports in North America and we are very proud of our long association with them.”
“Lucas Oil Products are proud to be partnered with The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour in 2018, marking 12 continuous years of sponsorship!” Said John Coyle, Territory Manager for Lucas Oil Products. “Our relationship with the tour is so much more than event support; it has become a shared belief in bringing the very best in short track racing in Canada along with the highest quality line of lubricants, oils and problem solving additives to the racing teams and fans in Atlantic Canada. No other lubricant company invests more in local racing than Lucas Oil, we believe strongly in this philosophy, it keeps our brand front and center with the motoring public, we appreciate the loyalty they have shown us. We look forward to another successful season with the ultimate stock car tour!”
The Lucas Oil 150 will officially open the 18th season of the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour on Saturday, May 19th at Petty International Raceway located just outside of Moncton, NB. Tickets for the Lucas Oil 150 will be available at the gates on race day.
Stay tuned to www.maritimeprostocktour.com for all the latest news and event details.
About Lucas Oil:
Lucas Oil is one of the fastest growing lubricant lines in the consumer automotive industry, carrying a premium line of oils, greases and problem solving additives as well as a heavy duty line of products for the trucking, industrial and agricultural markets, not to mention a complete line of motorcycle and marine lubricants. Lucas Oil has long been directly involved in the North American racing industry through multiple vehicle sponsorships and racing event promotions, at all levels. Seeing a need for better lubricants in this industry, the Lucas people went to work again with the end result being a line of high performance engine oils and gear oils that are second-to-none in the racing industry. Lucas racing products have proven themselves on NASCAR, NHRA, IHRA, PPL and USHRA tracks across the country.
About the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour:
The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour (PST) is considered the highest level of stock car racing in Canada. The Tour is recognized in the industry as one of the healthiest stock car racing series in North America. PST visits four tracks throughout the Maritimes during its May through September season. The Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour is owned and operated by Maritime Pro Stock Tour Limited. For more information, call our administration office at 902.481.2531 or click www.maritimeprostocktour.com . You can also follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/prostocktour and like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/prostocktour