March 22, 2011 (Porter, TX) – Royal Purple has announced the panel of judges who will determine the $5,000, grand prize winner of the Reel Wars Video Contest that will begin April 1, 2011.

Royal Purple will be accepting video contest entries from a tab on their Facebook fan page, Royal Purple Inc. (http://www.facebook.com/?ref=home#!/pages/Royal-Purple-Inc/118114341584752) through June 3. The top five videos receiving the most online votes during the voting period will move on to the final round where the judges will determine the winner.

Judges will select the winning video based on creativity, unique and best use of Royal Purple products and entertainment quality of the video overall.

ASPEN, Colo. – Professional Athlete Shaun White has accomplished much in his storied career in action sports – he’s a two-time Olympic Gold medal winner, the most decorated athlete in Winter X Games history with 15 medals, a four-time medal winner at Summer X Games and a nine-time ESPY award winner. Now Shaun White will work to upgrade his driving abilities with the help of his newest partner, BFGoodrich Tires. The multi-year “Upgrade to BFGoodrich” campaign featuring Shaun White kicks off at ESPN Winter X Games 15 in Aspen, Colo.

“I’m looking forward to a great partnership with BFGoodrich Tires,” said Shaun White. “I’ve always been fascinated with cars and I’m excited to work with the BFGoodrich team on my performance driving.”

Different people have different ideas of what makes up the ultimate off-road vehicle. Some think trucks are the ultimate platform, while other choose more unique vehicles to build into off-road machines. The off-road van is a popular choice among enthusiasts because of its usefulness as a utility vehicle as well as an off-roader. Off-Road.com has actually been working on a van conversion for this very purpose (Project Motovan Part 1, Project Motovan Part 2, Project Motovan Part 3), and it has piqued the interest of our readers.