Irvine, CA (Feb 7, 2011) – For the first time ever, the GEICO AMA EnduroCross series, presented by E3 Spark Plugs will hold an event in California. The beautiful Citizens Bank Arena, just across the I-10 Freeway from Ontario Airport will play host to “The toughest racing on two wheels” on Saturday, September 17th. Tickets are on sale now at www.ticketmaster.com/event/2C00463FF87A3CCF
You can count on all of the top EnduroCross riders to be on hand including KTM’s Taddy Blazusiak, arguably the world’s best extreme conditions motorcycle racer, Geoff Aaron, the 10x US Trials Champion and Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Justin Soule, who is quickly proving to be a threat to win at EnduroCross. “Although many SoCal residents have made the weekend trip to Vegas to catch an EnduroCross, this will be a great opportunity to expose the amazing action to a whole new group of racing enthusiasts”, noted Mike Karsting, the director of EnduroCross. “And the Citizens Bank Arena is an amazing building to showcase EnduroCross for a lot of the motorcycle industry located in the area”.
2011 GEICO AMA EnduroCross Schedule
August 13, 2011
August 26, 2011
Pepsi Coliseum (Friday during MotoGP weekend)
September 17, 2011
Citizens Bank Arena
October 1, 2011
National Western Complex
October 22, 2011
Las Vegas, NV
November 19, 2011
EnduroCross tracks incorporate various elements of extreme off road racing into a supercross-style setting, including rocks, boulders, logs, sand, mud, a water-hole… and even a few special obstacles like giant tires thrown in! Known as the “toughest racing on two wheels,” this indoor off road racing will certainly keep you on your feet. Don’t miss your chance to see GEICO AMA EnduroCross “Live” – and be sure to log-on to www.motorsportshour.com for local air dates/times for the Lucas Motorsports Hour on the Versus network, which airs coverage of all six rounds of EnduroCross.