Back Again Bigger Than Ever
AURORA, Ill. (November 15, 2005) ¿ Clear Channel Entertainment’s Motor Sports division announced today the release of the widely popular Bar-to-Bar DVD, a four hour season recap of the 2004-2005 World Supercross GP/AMA Supercross Series. Bar-to-Bar 2005 brings fans up-close and behind the scenes of the world’s fastest growing motorsport, recapping the dramatic events from the most-anticipated supercross season to date.
From the ultra-hyped 250cc debut of teenage phenom James Stewart to the first-class, prestigious supercross awards banquet at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, this year’s edition of Bar-to-Bar 2005 is the ultimate collector’s item for motocross fans.
“This year’s Bar-to-Bar DVD gives race fans the best racing highlights from all of the main events in 2004-`05,” said Doug Cabrera, director of home videos, Clear Channel Entertainment ¿ Motor Sports. “Fans can look back at the complete 2005 season on two disc, four-hour DVD compilation that covers 250cc and 125cc racing.”
Some of the highlights on Bar-to-Bar 2005 include: extensive coverage of the most anticipated supercross season ever, exclusive pre and post-race press conferences that capture the drama following the intense races, exclusive, never-see-before interviews with the top riders, including seven-time supercross champion Jeremy McGrath, who made a return to supercross in 2005, Chad Reed, who laid down six race wins, Ricky Carmichael, who won his first World Supercross GP title, James Stewart, who learned how to race in the 250cc class, and more. The 125cc footage gives fans the inside line on tomorrow’s stars who hash it out in the support class.
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 speciaalized 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.