HOUSTON, Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — TOTAL Specialties USA, Inc., TOTAL S.A.’s US marketing affiliate, has renewed its sponsorship of The Mid-Ohio School and expanded it to include the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Through a new five-year agreement extending through 2022, TOTAL continues its designation as the Official Lubricant Partner of both properties.
TOTAL Specialties USA, Inc. Extends Partnership with Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and The Mid-Ohio School
“TOTAL’s partnership with The Mid-Ohio School has been an excellent testing ground to demonstrate the protection TOTAL Quartz provides to engines, even when used in extreme conditions,” said Christophe Doussoux, Senior Vice President, Lubricants for TOTAL Specialties USA, Inc. “We are excited and energized to continue to grow the partnership by extending our sponsorship to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the next five years.”
“We truly appreciate TOTAL’s support of The Mid-Ohio School over the past five seasons, and we could not be more pleased to expand their presence to now include Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course,” said Craig Rust, president of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and The Mid-Ohio School. “TOTAL’s oil and lubricants are known worldwide for their excellence, and we are proud to partner with this global brand and help further grow its footprint in North America.”
TOTAL will have a more visible presence at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with additional trackside signage, plus entertainment opportunities with race tickets, hospitality and high performance driving courses at The Mid-Ohio School. TOTAL supplies all the oil and brake fluid used in The Mid-Ohio School’s fleet of Honda vehicles through TOTAL Quartz synthetic performance engine oils.
About MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE
A comprehensive motorsports facility in Lexington, Ohio, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course sits on 330 acres and features a permanent road-racing circuit with two primary configurations: 2.4-mile, 15-turn or 2.258-mile, 13-turn layout. Located 60 miles north of Columbus and 75 miles south of Cleveland near Mansfield, the natural terrain road course is commonly referred to as the “Most Competitive in the U.S.” and annually hosts a diversity of locally, regionally and nationally sanctioned racing events for amateur, club and professional drivers and riders. It is also home to The Mid-Ohio School, featuring over 20 driving and riding courses, for teenagers to professional racers using Honda vehicles. Opened in 1962, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is