NEWARK, DE (April   15, 2010) VP Racing Fuels today announced the signing of LA Racing Parts and Geoff Page Racing Fuels   as distributors for race fuel products in the UK. 

“We’re pleased to make this announcement. The season is just underway and our new partners are already entrenched in all forms of racing in the UK. They’ll now be able to provide our existing and future customers with easy access and affordable pricing to our most popular fuel blends” said Jim Kelly, VP’s Regional Manager for European Sales. 

Lee Child’s LA Racing Parts, UK distributor for Mickey Thompson Racing Tires, has been selected to handle primary distribution of VP’s drag racing fuels in the UK and VP’s Lane Choice traction compounds in the UK and Europe.   

Geoff Page, a well regarded engine builder and tuner, has worked with VP’s diversified products for years in the UK, Europe and the U.S. Page will distribute FIA, FIM, MSA and specialty blends for all other forms of motorsports throughout the UK including circuit, rallying and motorcycle racing. 

Santa Pod Raceway, the premiere drag racing facility in England and host to the UK rounds of the FIA Championship, has signed a multi-year agreement designating VP as its Official Fuel Supplier.   As part of the agreement, VP’s popular drag racing products will be available at the track throughout the season. 

More information about VP fuel availability in the UK can be obtained from the following contacts: Lee Child: child.lee@laracingparts.com or on +44 1803 554308; Geoff Page: geoff.page@btconnect.com or on +44 7968 163602; Santa Pod Raceway: +44 1234 782828; VP Racing Fuels, Inc.: +1.302.368.1500 or uksales@vpracingfuels.com

Regarded as a leader in fuel development around the world, VP has dominated North American and European Drag Racing for many years, fueling the NHRA Pro Stock Champion for 35 consecutive years. Notable accomplishments in other forms of motorsports include being selected exclusive fuel supplier to the American LeMans Series, fueling TEAM USA to four consecutive wins in MX Des Nations, Isle of Mann TT wins, AMA Road Race and MX Championships, and FIM podiums throughout Europe.