Announcement of Daytona Motorsports Group Purchase
AMA Pro Racing announced that the Daytona Motorsports Group (DMG) has purchased the rights to all AMA Pro Racing motorcycle racing properties, including the venerable AMA Toyota Motocross Championship Presented by FMF.
An official statement was immediately released by the NPG’s president Carrie Coombs Russell who represents the 12 track owners that are currently under contract to produce the 2008 AMA Toyota Motocross Championship Presented by FMF.
“We are pleased with today’s announcement that AMA Pro Racing is turning things over to a company with the success and racing heritage that the Daytona Motorsports Group brings to our sport. The NPG and its 12 track owners continue their commitment to the long-term growth of AMA Motocross and look forward to developing a successful working relationship with DMG. The NPG has been instrumental in raising the level of professionalism of motocross racing in the
The 2008 AMA Toyota Motocross Championship Presented by FMF – Series Schedule:
Glen Helen Raceway Park San Bernardino, Calif.
May 31-June 1 Hangtown Motocross Classic Rancho Cordova,
Freestone CountyRaceway Wortham, Texas
June 14-15 High Point Raceway
Mt. Morris, Pa.
June 28-29 Thunder Valley Motocross Park
July 5-6 RedBud Track N’ Trail
Budds Creek Motocross Park Budds Creek, Md.
July 19-20 Unadilla Valley Sports Center New
, N.Y. Berlin
Washougal Motocross Park Washougal, Wash.
Spring Creek Motocross Park Millville, Minn.
August 23-24 Motocross 338
Steel CityRaceway Delmont, Pa.
Interview opportunities are available to the media by contacting AMA Toyota Motocross Championship Media Manager Tony Gardea via email
For more information on the AMA Toyota Motocross Championship, presented by FMF, log on to www.amamotocross.com for live timing and scoring at @theWireLIVE!. Racer X Illustrated will host a new and improved webcast on www.motocross.com, with live racing action hosted by Jason Weigandt. The Racer X Motocross Show on Motocross.com has also been added on Saturday night of each race weekend, featuring practice footage and interviews taken earlier in the day.
Credential requests for each round of the 2008 AMA Toyota Motocross Championship Presented by FMF must be submitted via email to