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Lucas Oil

Company nameLucas Oil Products, Inc.
Company typeAutomotive
SloganLucas Oil, It Works!
Founded1989
HeadquartersCorona, California USA
Key peopleForrest Lucas|Bob Patison
ProductsAutomotive Additives, Lubricants, Motor Oil, High Performance Racing Only, Gear Oil, Problem Solvers, Marine Products, Car Care, etc.

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Lucas Oil Products, Inc., is a manufacturer and distributor of automotive oil, additives, and lubricants. It was founded by trucker Forrest Lucas and his wife Charlotte in 1989.

The company is a sponsor of several NASCAR, H1 Unlimited, NHRA and Indy Racing League events. In 2005, Lucas Oil founded the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series.

On February 28, 2006 that Lucas Oil purchased the naming rights to the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana for $120 million over 20 years. The facility opened in 2008 and is the home field for the NFL's Indianapolis Colts. Other events that have or will be held at the stadium include the 2010 NCAA Men's Basketball Final Four and the 2009 NCAA Men's Basketball Regional Finals. Future events scheduled for Lucas Oil Stadium include Super Bowl XLVI (February 5, 2012), the 2015 NCAA Basketball Men's Final Four, and the 2016 NCAA Women's Basketball Final Four.

Lucas Oil is not related to LUKOIL, a Russian-owned petroleum company that owns and operates gasoline stations throughout the Northeast USA.

In 2009, Lucas Oil founded the short course off-road racing series Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series.


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