U.S. Congressman Ken Calvert Tours Lucas Oil & MAVTV

Jan 30, 2018

Ken Calvert and Bob Patison

U.S. Congressman Ken Calvert meets with Bob Patison, Executive VP Lucas Oil - President of MAVTV at the Lucas Oil Headquarters in Corona, CA.

USMA Thanks Congressman for Support of RPM Act & Discusses other Issues Facing Grassroots Racing.

CORONA, CA (January 31, 2018) - The USMA coordinated a visit by U.S. Congressman Ken Calvert to visit the Lucas Oil and MAVTV headquarters in Corona, CA. The Congressman toured the facility that houses manufacturing and distribution for Lucas Oil Products along with the MAVTV television network and state-of-the-art television production studio.

Congressman Calvert had an opportunity to get an up close look at the operation that is involved in over 400 racing events per year. He also met several of the nearly 200 employees that are part of the Lucas Oil family.

The USMA took the opportunity to express thanks for support of the RPM Act and also provide some insight into the positive economic impacts of Grassroots Racing. The Congressman shared some of his own racing stories and expressed his support for the industry.

“I truly enjoyed visiting the Lucas Oil and MAVTV headquarters in my hometown of Corona. The racing industry has a tremendous following in our region and also generates a significant amount of economic activity. Lucas Oil, and the amazing success they have achieved, is a wonderful representation of what’s possible by the hard work and ingenuity of American entrepreneurs.”