For Immediate Release, January 7th, 2019
Toyota Escondido Action Sports Athletes Stormed their way through Round 1 of the 2019 Monster Energy Supercross. Headlined by Colt Nichols taking the win after leading every single lap of the 250 Main event, Dean Wilson leading for 15 laps of the 450 main event and Aaron Plessinger rode his 1st 450 race resulting in an impressive 6th place.
Also, noteworthy our Star Racing Yamaha team came out swinging taking home 1st & 2nd place in 250 the main. Toyota Escondido Director of Action Sports Damian Campos said: "Pumped to see how all the hard work our racers have been doing in the offseason came together last night. It was an exceptional night of racing. Special Congratulations to Colt on his first Win, and Dean Wilson and Aaron Plessinger road amazing races. "
About Toyota Escondido: Toyota Escondido launched its Action Sports department over a decade ago and has sponsored some of the world’s greatest athletes along the way. Spearheaded by Senior Sales Manager and longtime MX racer Damian Campos and General Manager and longtime Surfer Scott Whitehead. Action Sports and racing are natural extensions for a dealership that is owned by the Myers family. With family patriarch Gary Myers leading the way, the Myers family has racing in it’s DNA. Brothers Andrew, Steve, and Dan Myers are all accomplished racers and granddaughters Britney and Tamera Myers are carrying the torch for this true Southern California lifestyle enthusiasts family. From the desert to the ocean their roots run deep and the Myers family story continues on with each generation. The dealership opened in 1978 and has been serving the Southern California area and beyond with excellent service and great prices ever since. Stop by to see for yourself and tell them you want the Action Sports Special.