Honda Sponsors Arenacross Series

Paul Carruthers | October 23, 2006

The following is from the Mike Kidd Entertainment Group…

American Honda announced today that it will be a title sponsor of Mike Kidd Entertainment Group’s (MKEG) BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series.

This year’s 10 race BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series will feature a new Honda CRF150R class, open to riders 12-15 years of age, competing on Honda CRF150Rs during the professional program Friday and Saturday nights. Guaranteed awards will be paid for 1st through 8th place both nights with heat races and main events run just like other BooKoo pro classes.

“The opportunity to showcase the amazing new CRF150R in this prestigious championship series is a great opportunity for Honda, the racers and the fans,” said Ray Blank, Senior Vice President of American Honda’s motorcycle division.

The BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series opens November 3-5 in Fresno, California and concludes at the U.S. Open of Arenacross on February 9-11 at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.

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