| BRP TO INJECT US$1.6 Million TO its 2010 Can-AM XTeam ATV Contingency Program
Valcourt, Québec, December 7, 2009 – In 2010, BRP will inject US$1.6 million into its CanAm X Team ATV Contingency Program. From Canada, across the United States, down to Mexico, Can-Am ATV racers should be eligible for a cash payout through this program during the 2010 ATV racing season.
on its successful 2009 Can-Am X-Team ATV Racing Contingency program,
BRP is expanding the 2010 program to include more cash and more
national and regional series in North America.
"Enhanced racer support from the pro racer to the amateur is our goal with this program," says Denis Morin, vice–president, Product Development & Racing at BRP.
"As racing is key to improving all of our products at BRP, it is nice
to be able to expand our contingency program to reward those who have
committed to continuing Can-Am success on the race track."
America, BRP is committing to pay out contingency cash in 19 race
series, including the Can-Am Grand National Cross Country series (13
classes), the ITP/Moose Racing AMA ATV Motocross Championship (17 classes),
the SCORE International Baja 1000, the High Lifter Mud Nationals and
the CMRC Canadian MX National series. In addition to those events, BRP
has pledged support to just about every major regional race series on
Racers who meet the terms
of the contingency program will receive a cash payout in the amount
earned based on his or her placing in the event, with payment mailed
directly to the participant or legal guardian. BRP is also awarding
contingency for overall championships at the end of the season.
more information on Can-Am racing, the entire 2010 schedule, the 2010
contingency program and DS 450 amateur racer support program, please
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