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Pennzoil Announced as Official Motor Oil

By: APC Racing | APC Racing Series | March 07, 2019 at 11:00am
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Pennzoil Announced as Official Motor Oil of APC Series

LONDON, ON (March 7, 2019) – One of the world’s most recognizable automotive brands, Pennzoil, is set to become the official motor oil of the APC United Late Model Series beginning with the 2019 season. The multi-year agreement will see the iconic yellow Pennzoil oval placed alongside the APC Series crest. 

Pennzoil motor oils are available at all 48 APC Auto Parts Centres locations across Ontario, offering a range of innovative products to protect and optimize passenger vehicles and high-performance racing engines. Unlike traditional synthetic motor oils, the Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic line of motor oils with PurePlus Technology™ is formulated from pure natural gas, which helps lead to better performance.  

“We are thrilled to be expanding Pennzoil’s motorsports involvement in Canada by becoming the official motor oil of the APC Series in 2019,” said Jay Schippanoski, Vice-President and General Manager, Shell Canada Lubricants. “Pennzoil is engineered for performance and what better way to showcase our motor oils than protecting engines of the vehicles that race in the APC series?”  

As part of the multi-year agreement, Pennzoil will also be the presenting sponsor of four races throughout the race season, which will be announced at a later date.

Entering its fifth year of competition, the APC United Late Model Series has seen great growth and steady car counts that were among elite company in 2018, being sixth in North America for a Late Model series for average car counts as noted by major short track media provider Speed51.  

For more information about the APC Series visit www.APCRacingSeries.com and follow along through social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube for behind the scenes content, race information, and much more. 

To learn more about Pennzoil and their lineup of products visit www.Pennzoil.ca

About Pennzoil

At Pennzoil, we’re car people. We love cars and the role they play in our lives. That’s why we tirelessly strive to produce the most technologically advanced, highest performing motor oils on the market. Pennzoil has made the switch to natural gas technology to make purer synthetic motor oils that lead to better performance than motor oils made from crude oil. Every bottle of Pennzoil Platinum®, Pennzoil Ultra Platinum™ and Pennzoil Platinum® High Mileage Full Synthetic motor oil is formulated with PurePlus Technology. PurePlus Technology™ is the revolutionary process, which converts natural gas into high quality full synthetic base oil, with fewer impurities than traditional base oils made from crude oil. Feel the difference of next level performance. Make the switch. 

The full line of Pennzoil quality products includes Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic motor oil, Pennzoil Ultra Platinum™ Full Synthetic motor oil, Pennzoil Platinum® High Mileage Full Synthetic motor oil, Pennzoil Platinum® Euro Full Synthetic motor oil, Pennzoil Gold™ motor oil, Pennzoil® High Mileage Vehicle® motor oil, Pennzoil® motor oil, and Pennzoil Marine® engine oil. For more information about the full line of Pennzoil lubricating products, motor oils and filters, please visit www.pennzoil.ca. Not just oil. Pennzoil.

About APC Series

The APC United Late Model Series debuted in 2015 and has become one of Canada’s top touring series over its last four seasons. The series, a division of United Racing Series, is built for today with the future in mind. The series is set up with a rules package to compliment Late Models across the province of Ontario and even those outside the province. With a driver roster to rival the best in Canadian auto racing, the series tests teams at each of its ten races throughout the tour across the province.

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