Gulf Oil Dragracing in the Press

The 10 time European Championship and now World Land Speed Record holding Gulf Oil Dragracing team enjoyed extensive coverage in the press this month with the publication of the latest editions of Fast Bikes Magazine and Fast Facts.

Fast Bikes Magazine is a monthly mainstream motorcycle magazine published by Morton Media Group Ltd. In a superb six page article in the December issue journalist Chris Moss describes his visit to the European Finals at Santa Pod in the company of the team:



Fast Facts is a monthly magazine published by the Speed Record Club. The global club is dedicated to promoting record breaking engineering, events, attempts and history.


Photos courtesy of Ivan Sansom & Rose Hughes, Phil Evans and Chris Moss.

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The Gulf Oil – GPO Dragracing team uses and endorses exclusively Gulf Oil greases and lubricants in their history making machine. The team is extremely proud to be supported by many leaders in their chosen markets in securing their 10th FIM European Championship title:-

APE – The world’s most innovative manufacturer of aftermarket parts for dragbikes
BELL HELMETS (UK) - The most iconic name in helmets – since 1954
COMETIC GASKETS - The premier manufacturer of racing gaskets
DRIFT INNOVATION - Europe’s leading source for action sports cameras
Gates – The world’s most trusted name in drive belts, hoses and hydraulics.
Goodridge UK – The original and the best in fluid transfer systems.
GRAND PRIX ORIGINALS - The brand for drive and lifestyle, past and present
GULF OIL INTERNATIONAL - The world’s most iconic brand in automotive fuels and lubricants
GRAPHITE ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING - A leader in 3D printed technologies and rapid prototypin
HOTROD HANGAR – Home of the world renowned custom artist Knud Tiroch
HYPERPRO - The leading producer of progressive suspension products for motor bikes
JE Pistons - The world's premier manufacturer of high performance forged pistons
JOHN AND DEA MORGAN RACING – The creators of the world’s most advanced New Age Funnybike
Kibblewhite Precision Machining, Inc. - the highest quality valve train components on the market.
KING RACING – The most successful Top Fuel Bike team in European Dragracing history
Mickey Thompson – Simply the best drag race tyres in the world bar none.
MRE – Leaders in trackside support for drag race components and air shifting systems
MTC ENGINEERING - Manufacturer of clutches for the fastest motorcycles in the world
NitroShutter – The combined efforts of ace photojournalists Ivan Sansom and Rose Hughes
NCTENGINEERING - Manufacturer of the world’s leading non contact torque sensors for motorsport
NGK SPARKPLUGS UK – The world’s number one spark plug manufacturer
PAR WILLEN – Master webmeister and proprietor of
Portable Shade - The best custom branded collapsible canopies available
Pro Alloy – UK’s leader in fabrication of alloy racing tanks, intercoolers and radiators.
Puma Engineering – Manufacturers of the world’s most powerful motorcycle engines
RSG CUSTOMIZE - The UK’s most creative website designers and vinyl artists
SUPERTOUGH - Custom cases and covers for the Film, TV, Music and Motorsports Industries
SPIES HECKER - the world's leading supplier of paint for car, commercial and industrial finishing.
TRYKA LED - the UK’s cutting edge LED lighting manufacturer.
VAN ES MOBILITY – The leading manufacturer of telematic products for management of moving objects
VANSON LEATHERS - The most iconic brand in motorsport leather goods
WEB CAMSHAFTS INC - Simply THE company for Top Fuel Bike camshafts
Worldwide Bearings – The premier source for high performance ceramic bearings
Zodiac – Europe’s largest supplier of performance and aftermarket HD parts.

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