December 10, 2016 – Gulf Racing Fuels announced at the Performance Racing Industry show that the Radical North American Masters (Radical Sportscars) series has selected Gulf Racing Fuels as its official fuel for the 2017 race season. Gulf will provide track side fuel delivery of Gulf’s 100 octane ethanol-free gasoline to iconic venues including Circuit of the Americas.
“It’s rewarding to see Radical Sportscars bringing Gulf’s historic livery into the future with modern, competitive racing package,” commented Jeff Farmer, Vice President, Marketing of Gulf Racing Fuels.
“With Radical, Gulf Racing Fuels, the legend in racing, is back to the track.”
Emulating Radical’s highly successful European series, Radical North American Masters will be positioned as Radical’s premier championship in the United States. Offering Radical owners heightened levels of hospitality and technical support at the continent’s most prestigious tracks, they will also act as flagship events for Radical’s many regional Cup series organized through its extensive dealer network.
2017 Radical North American Masters Calendar
April 7-9 Road Atlanta, GA
May 12-14 Watkins Glen International, NY
June 2-4 Virginia International Raceway, VA
June 23-25 Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, CA
September 1-3 Circuit of the Americas, TX
“Via our Masters series, Radical Sportscars is excited to add another chapter to Gulf’s storied motor racing history,” commented Tom Drewer, Regional Manager, North America, Radical Sportscars Ltd.
“Securing a partner of this caliber represents Radical’s popularity and continued rapid growth throughout North America,” added Simon Dawson, Co-owner / VP Business Development & Marketing, Radical Texas LLC.
“Radical customers and dealers across the nation will benefit from having access to the same highest qualify racing fuel and support from Gulf that Radical Texas clients have already experienced.”
The partnership, developed through Gulf’s existing relationship with Radical Texas, was spawned after near 40 Radicals competed at Circuit of the Americas in September. This week Radical Texas supplied a Gulf liveried Radical SR3 RSX 1500 for the Gulf exhibit at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) show in Indianapolis, Indiana.