Oceanside, CA (11/14/05) — Team 199’s Travis Pastrana and teammates Ricky Johnson, Greg Godfrey and Andy Grider will be racing this year¿s Baja 1000 on a specially prepared RM-Z450. For lighting requirements, ElectroSport¿s design team produced a one-off flywheel, stator, special quick release headlight and a unique state-of-the-art high low beam, dual filament HID race light which will provide an extra advantage in one of the most demanding races in the world. Joining in the design team, was non other than Tokyo Mods¿ Ron Wood (of factory Honda fame) who developed a special Baja race CDI ignition and matching Baja power curve.
Of special note is a 1-hour documentary being filmed for the race by OLN, who will be following along giving viewers a unique perspective into the race, the preparation and the action that will not doubt unfold before our eyes. Be sure to check your local station listings for the event broadcast times. Pastrana, Johnson, Godfrey and Grider will be racing this year¿s Baja 1000 under sponsorship from Team 199, Red Bull, Alpinestars, Cernic¿s Racing, Thor, Ogio, and The Nitro Circus ¿ Godfrey Entertainment.
The staff at ElectroSport wishes the entire team the best of luck at this year¿s race and a big round of thanks to all of those who have pitched in to make this happen.
ElectroSport Industries is a world leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of OEM replacement and high performance motorcycle and ATV electrical products. For more information please call 760-433-0184 (www.electrosport.com)