Fort Worth, TX — October 10, 2006 — Mike Kidd Entertainment Group (MKEG) – one of the leading motorcycle race producers in the country — is proud to announce MotoVert is offering what may be the largest contingency program ever for pit bike racing here in the U.S., with over $60,000.00 in posted contingency for use of their products in the BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series.”Creating this type of contingency program will reinforce to our dealers and riders our commitment to pit bike racing at the BooKoo Arenacross Series, stated company spokesman David Busby.The MotoVert involvement will also include rider entry opportunities for all MotoVert dealers to enter their MotoVert bikes in the racing events. Thursday prior to the weekend’s racing events, current and potential MotoVert dealers will be invited to a special MotoVert bike preview and press luncheon. The weekend’s festivities will also include hospitality for the MotoVert dealers during the race weekend.MotoVert $60,750.00 Contingency payout for using the product will pay as follows:
Pit Bike Pro Friday and Saturday 1st $400.00 — 2nd $200.00 — 3rd $100.00 (each night)
5-Amateur Classes Sunday 1st $300.00 — 2nd $150.00 – 3rd $50.00
Pit Bike Pro SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP $5,000.00 — 2nd $3,000.00 — 3rd $2,000.00
5-Amateur Classes US OPEN OF ARENACROSS 1st $1,000.00 — 2nd $500.00 – 3rd 250.00
US OPEN RACE OF CHAMPIONS — One (1) MotoVert Pro model given to winner of special race.
“This is some serious money for pit bike racing, says Mike Kidd, president of MKEG. “Our fans are going to be treated to many of the best pit bike racers in the world, Kidd added.The Pit Bike Pro class will compete both Friday and Saturday nights, with amateur pit bike classes Sunday. Watch the debut of Pit Bike Arenacross Racing at the opening round in Fresno, CA on November 3-5.
BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series ScheduleNov. 3-5, 2006 Selland Arena Fresno, CA
Nov. 10-12, 2006 The Pavilion Salem, OR
Nov. 17-19, 2006 Yakima Valley Sundome Yakima, WA
Dec. 29-31, 2006 Will Rogers Coliseum Fort Worth, TX
Jan. 5-7, 2007 Sovereign Center Reading, PA
Jan. 12-14, 2007 Sears Centre Chicago, IL
Jan. 19-21, 2007 Memorial Coliseum Fort Wayne, IN
Jan. 26-28, 2007 Lazy E Arena Guthrie, OK
Feb. 2-4, 2007 Target Center Minneapolis, MN
Feb. 9-11, 2007 Mohegan Sun Arena Uncasville, CT
About Mike Kidd Entertainment Group:
Mike Kidd Entertainment Group (MKEG) is a leader in the motorcycle industry producing high quality and successful motorcycle events throughout the U.S. with more than 22 years experience. MKEG has promotional experience in Supercross, Arenacross, Motocross, Road Race, Supermoto, Flat Track, along with Trade & Consumer Shows.
Established in 1999, GlobalMoto specializes in the development and importation of a diverse array of pit bikes. Located in Melbourne Australia, is Australia’s largest importer of high quality pit bikes, with all models conforming to international quality standards. To offer superior components and to aid with development, Mojo Motorcycles has formed strategic trading relationships with Marzocchi (Italy), Pro Taper (Taiwan) and also Pro Grip (Italy) .