AURORA, Ill. and LOS ANGELES (November 10, 2005) — Clear Channel Entertainment’s Motor Sports division and Amp’d Mobile unveiled today the official 2005-’06 Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series logos.
The 2005-’06 Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series logos will accompany all official electronic, print, and television media on the season as well as official merchandise and grass roots promotional campaigns.
“We wanted to give people a preview of the new logo they’ll soon see everywhere,” said Peter Adderton, CEO/founder, Amp’d Mobile. “As the new Supercross GP sponsor, we’re gearing up for a great new season and getting our studio ready to bring the best supercross action to Amp’d Mobile phones when the races start next year.”
“Partnering with Amp’d Mobile for the next four years gives supercross fans the technological capability to explore supercross through Amp’d Mobile’s broadband wireless service,” said Ken Hudgens, vice president, Clear Channel Entertainment — Motor Sports. “The new logo will be synonymous with everything pertaining to supercross.”
For the high resolution image of the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series logos, please download at the following address: http://www.motorsports.cc.com/ampdLogos.zip.
For more information about the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, please log on to www.supercross.cc.com.
About Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP„¢/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series
Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP is a 17-round global series that is produced and promoted by Clear Channel Entertainment and Dorna Off Road S.L. The Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series is a 16-round national series within the United States that is produced and promoted by Clear Channel Entertainment, with the exception of the event held in Daytona Beach, Fl. that is independently produced by the International Speedway Corporation and also is not a part of the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP. Riders must compete in the international rounds to be eligible to win the World Supercross GP championship. In 2005-2006, the 17-event Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP will be comprised of two international events and 15 of the 16 events that are conducted in major cities throughout the United States as a part of the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series. The winner of the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series will be crowned as the national champion for that series.
Clear Channel Entertainment, a leading producer and marketer of live entertainment events is a subsidiary of Clear Channel Communications (NYSE:CCU), a global leader in the out-of-home advertising industry. Clear Channel Entertainment currently owns, operates and/or exclusively books approximately 130 live entertainment venues, including nearly 100 in North America and more than 30 in Europe. In 2003, 69 million people attended approximately 32,000 events promoted and/or produced by the company, including live music events; Broadway, West End and touring theatrical shows; family entertainment shows; museum exhibitions, and specialized sports and motor sports events. In addition, the company’s independently operated athlete representation business, SFX, provides management, marketing and financial consulting services to many of the world’s top professional athletes. Clear Channel Entertainment operates throughout North America, Europe, and Australia. More information may be found by visiting www.cc.com and www.clearchannel.com.
Abbout AMA Pro Racing
AMA Pro Racing is the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in the United States. Its properties include the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, the AMA Motocross Championship presented by FMF, the AMA Superbike Championship presented by Parts Unlimited, the AMA Ford Quality Checked Flat Track Championship and the AMA Supermoto Championship. For more information about AMA Pro Racing, visit www.amaproracing.com.
About Amp’d Mobile
Amp’d Mobile is the first integrated mobile entertainment company for youth, young professionals and early adopters. By leveraging the power of broadband wireless (EVDO), Amp’d will offer traditional services such as voice and text within a completely fresh user interface designed specifically for the “mobile graduate” and third-generation (3G) technology. With a myriad of customizable options to meet each person’s individual needs, Amp’d will bring a more relevant, personal experience to wireless lifestyle with unique music, video, community, entertainment, sports and gaming offerings divided into various channels for quick and easy access. Launching in late 2005, more information can be found at www.ampdmobile.com.