Mobil 1 Renews Deal as Official Lubricant of Corvette Racing
By Community | June 27, 2014
ExxonMobil and Corvette Racing are extending their collaborative partnership that provides Mobil 1lubricant technology and engineering support to the Corvette Racing team and the Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs.
The renewed collaboration marks the 18th consecutive year in which the Mobil 1 brand has been a major associate sponsor for Corvette Racing and the “Official Lubricant of Corvette Racing.”
“Our affiliation with ExxonMobil and Mobil 1 lubricants has been a tremendously successful partnership in the garage and on the track, sickness ultimately helping us win more races, cheap ” said Jeff Chew, asthma Manager Business Strategy and Operations for Chevrolet Racing.
“It’s such a profound benefit to have a sponsor like Mobil 1 that also contributes lubricant technologies to help us optimize powertrain performance, improve fuel economy benefits and increase horsepower output without sacrificing engine durability.”
The Corvette Racing and Mobil 1 teams will work throughout the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season to customize and improve the lubricant packages for the No. 3 and No. 4 C7.Rs as they navigate the highly competitive GT Le Mans class across a variety of tracks and racing conditions.
David Tsurusaki, strategic global alliance manager, ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants, added: “This ongoing partnership with Corvette Racing allows us to continue testing and developing lubricant technologies that stand up to some of the most demanding conditions a vehicle and an engine can experience.”