Tampa, Fla. – The AMALIE Oil Company announced today that the company would increase its presence in the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) drag racing series by becoming a Major Contingency Sponsor. AMALIE Oil Company is posting more than $175,000 for branded AMALIE Motor Oil in all Pro and Sportsman classes contested at the 24 NHRA national events.
In addition AMALIE will have an interactive midway display at all NHRA national events that will include activities for race fans and AMALIE branded motor oil for racers.
“We’re happy to take a greater role in the fun that is NHRA,” said Denny Madden, Sr. VP of Marketing for AMALIE Oil Company.
The NHRA Major Contingency Sponsorship is an expansion to Amalie’s commitment to racing which includes: Terry McMillen Racing’s AMALIE Motor Oil InstiGator Top Fuel Dragster, the AMALIE Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals contested March 13-18 in Gainesville, Fla. and JR McNeal’s AMALIE Motor Oil X-termiGator Monster Truck.
About AMALIE Oil Company
Headquartered in Tampa, Fla., AMALIE Oil Company is North America’s largest independent blender of motor oils and industrial lubricants. The company offers passenger car oils, heavy duty oils, transmission fluids, gear oils, hydraulic fluids, and other products, such as power steering fluids, brake fluids as well as special and general industrial products. In addition to the Amalie brand, the company produces private label brand products for various international oil companies, automotive retailers, programmed distribution groups, food and drug retailers, mass merchandisers, and other private label customers. The company distributes products to every state in America and to over 100 foreign countries.