Royal Purple, Manpower to Horsepower program to be featured in Red Bull GRC this week

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Cool program here between Royal Purple and Manpower to Horsepower (MP2HP), a non-profit organization that helps rehabilitate combat veterans and re-acclimate them to civilian life through specialized training for careers in motorsports, heading into the fourth of July weekend.

The full release is below:

Premium synthetic lubricant and performance chemical manufacturer, Royal Purple®, today announced it is celebrating its partnership with veterans organization, Manpower to Horsepower, in an NBC Sports video feature at the Red Bull Global Rallycross Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) New River race in Jacksonville, North Carolina on July 5.

A longtime partner of Royal Purple, Manpower to Horsepower is an organization that seeks to help combat veterans re-acclimate to civilian life by providing specialized training and job placement for careers in motorsports.

The organization has helped rehabilitate dozens of American heroes since its founding in 2010, offering its comprehensive 16 week program at no charge to those enrolled. Royal Purple supports Manpower to Horsepower by supplying its complete line of premium high performance lubricants and chemical products as well as well Royal Purple branded shop apparel for use in the program. Royal Purple also extends this same support to a number veteran staffed race teams composed of graduates of Manpower to Horsepower’s program.

Filmed on location at the MCAS New River Red Bull Global Rallycross race, Royal Purple will honor Manpower to Horsepower in a three minute NBC Sports video by offering a behind the scenes look at this remarkable organization and its efforts to help the heroic men and woman of the U.S. armed forces thrive in civilian life.

“We couldn’t be more proud to partner with and celebrate Manpower to Horsepower,” said Leah Herrington, Royal Purple Vice President of Marketing. “The veterans of this country selflessly put their lives on the line to protect our nation’s freedom, and by supporting Manpower to Horsepower we honor their service.”

Royal Purple invites race fans to tune into NBC Sports on Sunday, July 5 at 5 p.m. ET to watch Royal Purple honor Manpower to Horsepower during the Red Bull Global Rallycross MCAS New River race. For more information on Royal Purple and its full line of synthetic lubricants and performance chemical additives, please visit