DURON sponsored Truck Sport Bernau Team Wraps Up FIA Truck Racing Championships with Three Podium Finishes

Partnered with Petro-Canada Lubricants, Truck Sport Lutz Bernau finished the 2017 FIA European Truck Racing season on a high after securing three podium finishes, including two first place wins at the final race of the Championships in Circuito del Jarama, Spain.

In addition, principal driver for Truck Sport Lutz Bernau, Antonio Albacete, beat Adam Lacko, by 00.459secs to take home the overall Super Pole position for the race after driving four thrilling races in his home city.

The win concluded a strong Championships for Truck Sport Lutz Bernau, coming in fifth position overall for the season.

As a technology partner and core sponsor of the team, Petro-Canada Lubricants supplies Truck Sport Lutz Bernau with all lubricants and greases used throughout the specially built MAN racing truck, which weighs over five tonnes and has a speed limit of 160km/hr.

Petro-Canada Lubricants technology used in the truck includes DURON™ racing heavy duty engine oil, TRAXON™ gear oils and premium performance, PEERLESS™ greases.

“It’s been fantastic to team up with Truck Sport Lutz Bernau for another competitive year in 2017,” said Tony Weatherill, Managing Director, Global Marketing, Research & Development. “Our partnership is based on the perfect blend of technology, innovation, quality and reliability that delivers the power and competitive edge needed on and off the track.”

“Our successful performance in Jarama reinforces the racing potential for the team as we look toward 2018,” commented Lutz Bernau, Managing Director at Truck Sport Lutz Bernau. “Victories in this sport are hard fought, but are helped by the technical advantage we can give ourselves by partnering with innovative suppliers, like Petro-Canada Lubricants. We would like to thank them for their ongoing commitment and generous support throughout the 2017 season.”

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