Team Solitaire and MB1 Racing to Join ForcesPHOENIX, Ariz., (August 23, 2007) – Team Solitaire, LLC, and Team MB1 Racing are pleased to announce the merging of their racing efforts, effective immediately.In the combined racing program, Mike Battista will act as team manager and Ryan Clark will continue to compete in both the AMA Supercross and AMA Motocross Series.”Mike Battista brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and championships that will enable us to achieve a much higher level of success both on and off the track,” said Ryan Clark, owner of Team Solitaire, LLC. “We are looking forward to working together to continue the growth of our racing program and the effective promotion of our marketing partners.”"Racing is in my blood, ” said Mike Battista, owner of MB1 Suspension. “I’m happy to be partnered with Ryan. He has been in this sport for a long time and I believe we can build a strong program together. By combining our efforts, we will be a strong contender in both the Supercross and Lites divisions.”Look for more information on Team Solitaire/MB1 Racing in the weeks to come, or visit www.teamsolitaire.com or www.mb1suspension.com for all the latest developments.