PATASKALA, Ohio – Michael Shank Racing is pleased to announce a new marketing and technical partnership with CRC Industries for the 2014 IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season.
The team will carry branding from CRC Industries as well as put a wide range of products from CRC Industries varied offerings directly to use as part of the team’s IMSA race effort.
Michael Shank Racing is preparing for an 11th consecutive season in Daytona Prototype competition, with the team retaining full-season pilots John Pew and Ozz Negri for 2014. The team will campaign a brand new powerplant this year, as the Ford EcoBoost motor is set make its IMSA competition debut in the 2014 Rolex 24 At Daytona on Jan. 25-26.
“CRC Industries is excited to partner with Michael Shank Racing as the official chemical supplier to the Daytona Prototype team for the 2014 season,” said Julie Williams, Product Manager for CRC Industries.
CRC Industries, a specialty chemical manufacturing company best known for industry-leading CRC Brakleen® Brake Parts Cleaner, found a natural partner in Michael Shank Racing.
“Race teams push their vehicles to extremes, and CRC quality maintenance chemicals are proven to withstand the demands and rigors of racing,” said Williams, who also manages the motorsports program for the company. “We’ll support Michael Shank Racing with everything from cleaners and degreasers to greases and gear oils; CRC has a product for every chemical need.”