Champion Blue Flame Performance Diesel Motor Oil has recently teamed up for the 2013 diesel drag race season with Orange Crush, a two-time class champion 1970 Chevrolet C10 Pro Street truck powered by a 6.6L Duramax diesel engine.
Clinton, MO -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/18/2013 -- "Lubrication technology has come a long way," stated car chief and driver Chris Calkins. "Our sponsor has advanced chemical performance products for the engine, rear-end and transmission which will allow us to hit the track with respectable numbers". He continued, “Our truck was the first to put the Duramax in the 9's. We are looking for some very good runs this year with Champion. Who knows what new times we may get this year.”
The tentative 2013 schedule for Orange Crush and Champion Blue Flame® Performance Diesel Motor Oil is as follows:
Thunder in Muncie June 21/22?
Numidia, PA July 20th?
Salt Lake August 16th?
Scheid Extravaganza August 23-25?
Drag Week Sept. 8-13
You can learn more about Orange Crush at https://www.facebook.com/OrangeCrushC10
Champion Oil, an industry leader in performance products, 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.
About Champion Brands, LLC
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