CORONA, Calif. (March 3, 2020) – With the start of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Presented by GEICO rapidly approaching, the world’s premier short course off road competition is eager to recognize the collection of globally renowned brands that will return to support the 2020 season as series sponsors. The opening event will feature a doubleheader weekend from famed Glen Helen Raceway in Southern California, as the OPTIMA Batteries SoCal Shootout Presented by K&N Filters will commence on March 14-15.
Thanks to its impressive contributions to the world of racing, GEICO has become one of the world’s most recognizable brands in motorsports. The insurance company has been a longtime supporter of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, and returns in 2020 as presenting sponsor of the series. The company will have a strong presence at all 11 rounds, and the beloved GEICO Gecko will surely be seen wandering the paddock.
On the heels of a two year extension with the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, industry leader General Tire will be back as the Official Tire of the series. The brand’s legendary Grabber off road model has become a favorite amongst drivers and is equipped on the vehicles of multiple class champions, including defending Pro Lite Champion Ryan Beat and reigning Pro 2 Champion Jerett Brooks.
Official Truck of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series
Toyota’s roots in the world of off road racing span decades, dating back to the days when Ivan “The Ironman” Stewart helped make the Japanese manufacturer an icon in the discipline, both in the desert and inside the stadium. The brand’s legacy has carried into short course off road, where it remains a fixture of the sport and returns as the Official Truck of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, where the Tundra Protection and Pace Trucks help provide a sense of control of the high octane action out on the track.
In addition to the integral support of the aforementioned brands, the 2020 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series will also receive sponsorship support from prominent returning brands like K&N Filters, an industry leader in automotive filtration technology, OPTIMA Batteries, The Ultimate Power Source the delivers supreme performance and reliability, Super Clean, a multipurpose cleaner and degreaser, Mickey Thompson Tires, a manufacturer of performances tires and wheels, Falken Tires, a manufacturer of tires for cars, trucks and SUVs, STEEL-IT, a polyurethane protective coating system for metal surfaces, Rugged Radios, a manufacturer of racing radios and communication equipment for the off road industry, Weller Racing, an aftermarket parts developer for UTVs and side-by-sides, G&M Oil Company, a California based convenience store and fuel retailer, RSCVA, the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority, iRacing, the world’s leading online racing simulation, and Holmatro, a provider of innovative hydraulic equipment for rescue, industrial and special tactics applications worldwide.