Corona, Calif., – Lucas Oil Products, Inc., producer and marketer of 350 unique oil and lubrication products in 26 countries around the globe will lay out its expanded commitment to American motorsports this Friday, December 7th at a special “Lunch With Lucas” press conference at the International Motorsports Industry Show (IMIS) in Indianapolis.

Company founder Forrest Lucas along with members of the management teams of Lucas Oil and their newly acquired MAVTV television network will give an expected gathering of 300 guests a look behind its patriotic business philosophy at the luncheon. Lucas will share its vision and commitment to marketing its products via United States motorsports under the evocative theme of “American Real.”

CORONA, CA -  Lucas Oil Products, Inc. and Lucas Oil Production Studios are pleased to announce the most comprehensive television package in the history of short course off road racing. The 2012 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series television coverage will include 62 hours of original programming along with 168 hours of guaranteed re-airings for a total of 230 hours of exposure spread across five major networks; CBS, CBS Sports, NBC Sports, SPEED and MAVTV.

According to Joyce Julius and Associates®, in 2011 the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series created over $63.4 million in value for series sponsors and an additional $48.4 million in value for team sponsors, for a total annual exposure value of $111.8 million to the series and team sponsors.

“With eight times the programming on CBS-affiliated networks in 2012 and two re-airs for all MAV TV shows, the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series will receive 106 additional hours of total air time over 2011-an incredible 85% increase over last year,” said Alex Striler, Director of Sales and Marketing for the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series.  “We expect the total exposure value for our 2012 series sponsors and team sponsors to increase proportionally.”

Corona, CA – Lucas Oil Products, Inc – the fastest growing Oil products company in the world announced today that it has purchased control of cable TV Network MAVTV as part of its ongoing expansion program.  Lucas Oil will make a significant financial investment in MAVTV and has plans underway to improve both the quality of the programming and the value of the Network.

Lucas Oil has been one of MAVTV’s key shareholders and strategic partners since their initial investment in the network in 2008. MAVTV now joins the Lucas Oil Studio family of programming which already produces more than 350 Hours of Motorsports and Lifestyle television programming annually.

According to Bob Patison, Executive Vice President, Lucas Oil Products, Inc., “For MAVTV we’re focusing on three main areas including significant programming buys from major studios, exclusive new programming and an aggressive marketing campaign to improve consumer awareness. ”

Lucas Oil’s future plans for MAVTV will utilize its extensive portfolio of marketing relationships.  The campaign will include local media buys and prominent brand positioning within Lucas Oil properties such as Lucas Oil Stadium, home of the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts, plus grass roots marketing at over 400 racing events throughout the country. These include Lucas Oil’s Off Road Racing Series, Lucas Oil Drag Boat Series, Lucas Oil Pro Pulling events and multiple teams in NHRA.  In addition, the MAVTV logo is featured on millions of Lucas Oil products sold each month in over 20,000 retail locations across the United States.

As MAVTV is absorbed into the Lucas Oil family of companies in the next few months, a slate of investments in both programming and infrastructure will be announced.