Champion Racing Oils Sponsors Johnny “Hollywood” Herrera for 2012 Race Season
(PRWEB) January 21, 2012
Champion Racing Oil announced today that Johnny “Hollywood” Herrera, who has won the Knoxville 410 sprint car championship numerous times, will be once again be sponsored by specialty lubricant manufacturer for his 2012 Racing Season.
Johnny spent many years with the World of Outlaws (WoW), and garnered Rookie of the Year honors in 1986 with the series. The biggest victory of Johnny’s career remains the 1996 King’s Royal at Eldora Speedway worth $50,000. The win came despite a collapsed top wing, and remains one of the more popular victories in the history of the event.
The New Mexico native has won 15 career features with the WoO series, and has over 100 total wins to his credit. Herrera has won at Knoxville on fifteen occasions and participates on the ASCS National tour were he finished 2nd in the points in 2011.
Champion Brands, celebrating its 55th year as an industry leader, develops synthetic motor oils for the racing, diesel, classic, vintage, hot rod, muscle car, and the engine builder markets. They manufacture numerous multi-viscosity motor oils with high zinc and phosphorous formulas designed to deliver the correct balance of chemistry to protect vintage and high performance engines, especially those using flat tappet roller cams operating at high RPM's and requiring high-pressure valve springs.
These “purpose-built” racing lubricant products contain Champion’s proprietary TVS® (Thermal Viscosity Stabilizer) which extends oil film capacity for better protection at high temperatures. The Champion oils also contain special lubricity modifiers to reduce friction, and unlock the full potential of any engine by providing increased compression, horsepower and torque.
Champion Racing Catalogs are free and available in print upon request or can also be viewed online or downloaded in Adobe® PDF format at http://www.championsusechampion.com/catalog
About the company: Champion Brands, LLC, is a globally recognized industry leader in specialty lubricants for over 55 years. Champion also produces and blends over 300 products including fuel, oil, engine additives, and lubricants for the racing, automotive, heavy truck, agricultural, industrial, and specialty markets. For more information contact your nearest Champion Distributor, or call Champion at 800-821-5693. Champion Brands, LLC; 1001 Golden Drive, Clinton, MO, 64735 or go to http://www.championsusechampion.com