Pit Pass Motorcycle News Release – April 17, 2012
This week we are pleased to give away a Johnny Lewis JL10 T-shirt to one lucky Pit Pass Radio listener. To win hit the “contact us” button at www.pitpassradio.com and answer this trivia question:
What pro AMA Dirt Track racer was the first to secure sponsorship from the United States Army?
**Be sure to include your full name, shipping address, email address, and size of t-shirt. Also specify if you want a men’s or women’s shirt.
The deadline for your entry is Wednesday, April 18 at noon. All entries that have the correct answer and contain all the required info stated above will be eligible for the random drawing by the Pit Pass Moto staff. One winner will be draw and he or she will be notified by email.
Advance, North Carolina (April 17, 2012) – Top talent and industry insiders from the motorcycle world give their uncut opinions and race stories. Get your weekly motorcycle news live from Pit Pass Moto Weekly. Pit Pass Moto Weekly is now heard in over 50 countries around the world 5 pm to 7 pm Pacific, 8 – 10 pm Eastern.
Ryan Villopoto, Supercross Champion – Monster Energy Kawasaki
RV2 is now a two time World Supercross champ and is the first rider in history to clinch the Monster Energy AMA Supercross with three races remaining on the schedule. This past year he has been extremely dominant by winning the Monster Energy Cup, the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, the Motocross of Nations, and both the 2011 and 2012 Supercross titles. This past weekend he made it look easy in New Orleans by winning his ninth main event this year.
Paul Whibley, GNCC XC1 Racer – AmPro Yamaha
Paul is currently leading the GNCC Series with a win in Florida and podium finishes at the other three rounds. This past weekend in South Carolina at the Big Buck Round he finished in 2nd place. Whib’s was the 2009 GNCC XC1 class champion and has won four concurrent OMA National Championships since 2008.
Jeffre Vascoe, President and CFO – Ballistic Performance Components
Ballistic Performance Components was formed in 2009 to bring modern energy storage technology to the powersports industry. Ballistic Performance Components was started by four long-term motorcycle industry professionals with over 25 years of engineering, manufacturing and professional racing experience. The primary goal for the company is to provide customers with the most technically advanced batteries in the world while setting the standard in customer service.
Steve Rapp, AMA Pro SuperBike Racer – Attack Performance Motorcycle-Superstore LeoVince
After the first two races of the 2012 AMA Pro Racing SuperBike Series, Rapp is in 5th place after finishing 5th on day one and 6th on day two. Rapp was impressive on his Attack race this weekend well positioned to advance higher in the rankings. Later this year he will be racing in a MotoGP event as a wildcard entry on a CRT bike at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Johnny Lewis, Pro Dirt Track – Scott Powersports
2012 started out pretty awesome for JL10 after he won the first night in Daytona and ran 2nd most of Race #2. An aggressive late race pass by Jared Mees put Lewis on the ground but he still managed to salvage a respectable 8th place. Last year he finished 7th overall in the Championship that combines points from the twins and the singles class, scoring three podiums along the way. The AMA Pro Flat Track series heads to Springfield Illinois for the TT and Mile events on Memorial Day Weekend.
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