HUSQVARNA ANNOUNCES XTRM SPORTS RACING: More than $12-million pay-out positioned for Husqvarna riders
February 6, 2009 — Woodcliff Lake, NJ — In a move that makes it even easier for Husqvarna racers to track and manage their contingency earnings faster, Husqvarna Motorcycles NA, LLC has formed a pact with XTRM Sports Network. With a potential payout of more than $12-million, Husqvarna’s National Contingency Fund will be offered online via www.XTRM.com covering a broad spectrum of motorcycle racing events. Clearly today’s most dynamic contingency offer, the fund is available to all qualified owner/racers of 2008 and 2009 model Husqvarna motorcycles.
‘Racing is an important part of Husqvarna’s brand heritage and we believe that this is an excellent way to enhance our customers’ ownership experience,’ explains Husqvarna Sales & Marketing Manager Scot Harden. ‘This 2009 contingency program helps amateur and pro racing customers alike to offset their race-related expenses and we are confident that they’ll enjoy XTRM’s online solution. Enrollment in the program is a breeze from any personal computer and tracking account information throughout the racing season is fast and easy.’
Headquartered in Belmont, California, XTRM Inc., is the fastest growing action sports network in the country. XTRM provides value for sponsors, advertisers, properties, event organizers, athletes and fans. ‘We’re very excited to have Husqvarna onboard to take advantage of our marketing platform,’ adds Steve Tsuruda, XTRM’s VP of Sales. ‘Their insight shows that they are innovative and have the vision to understand that targeting the next generation of customers through the XTRM Internet platform.’