ERX secures presenting sponsors for inaugural head-to-head Snocross race
Elk River, Minn. January 4th, 2018 – ERX Motor Park is pleased to announce that Sunoco Fuels and Woodie’s Racing are partnering to become the co-presenting sponsors of the ERX Eliminator, presented by Sunoco and Woodie’s Racing, on February 2, 2018.
ERX will host the inaugural ERX Eliminator as part of a three-day celebration for the motor park’s ten-year anniversary, February 1-3, 2018. The ERX Eliminator will bring the top Pro and Pro Lite Snocross racers in the world to Elk River, Minn. for a head-to-head, double elimination showdown and a $20,000 purse. The ERX Eliminator, presented by Sunoco and Woodie’s Racing, will also feature 120 and 200 class races, a vintage snowmobile show, autograph sessions and an after-party following the racing.
Sunoco, which has shown its support in the snowmobile industry over the past year, including sponsorship of the ISOC national series and team sponsorships, will also be the spec fuel for the ERX Eliminator with pro teams running Sunoco Surge 105 octane racing fuel.
“We are very happy to have the opportunity to support the ERX Eliminator. Sunoco began a relationship with Snocross racing in 2017 and we look forward to many years of support for Snocross racers and enthusiasts. We believe this sport represents the core values of Sunoco through an exciting, family-friendly, venue that will continue to grow fan enthusiasm into the foreseeable future.”
Woodie’s Racing noted, “We are proud of our partnership with Sunoco and the work we’re doing together to promote the sport of Snocross. We feel strongly about what ERX does for the snowmobile racing community and look forward to a long-term relationship with them.”
Woodie’s Racing has been recognized for their hand in growing the sport of Snocross and continued investment in team and event sponsorships while building community support.
The ERX Eliminator will be bookended by an additional ERX Grassroots Snocross series race on Thursday, February 1 and an OEM-demo day on Saturday, February 3, that will allow the public the opportunity to ride on the ERX track on the brand of their choice (Arctic Cat, Polaris and Ski Doo) free of charge.
The ERX Eliminator and Grassroots Snocross events will be live streamed via Speed Shift TV on all ERX formats.
Stay tuned on the ERX social channels and ERXMotorPark.com for more details closer to the event.