Corona, Ca. (May 25, 2010) – Today, the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series announced that the August 7th and 8th, Southern California event, will be held at the legendary Glen Helen Raceway. The landmark facility in San Bernardino, California, has an extensive history of off road and motocross racing while hosting a multitude of national and international events.
Lucas Oil Executive-Vice President, Bob Patison, spoke on the agreement as preparations are already underway for the August race. "Over the years, Bud Feldkamp has built Glen Helen into a world class destination for motocross and off road racing. With this partnership, we are able to work together to build a unique, new, short course off road race track on the Glen Helen site that will have all of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing signature features that keep fans on their feet race after race. We look forward to building this relationship with Bud and his staff."
Bud Feldkamp, President of Glen Helen Raceway, expressed his enthusiasm for the new partnership. "I am excited to have the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series at Glen Helen Raceway and for the future of short course off road racing!" He added, "Together we will create a successful and stable event here in Southern California for the fans and race teams to enjoy."
Bob Beyer, Glen Helen Off Road Director, has been an instrumental component in developing Glen Helen Raceway for short course off road racing. "It is very thrilling to announce Glen Helen Raceway as part of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series schedule!" stated Beyer. "It’s been a pleasure working with everyone at Lucas Oil and I really look forward to a great weekend of racing!"
For more information regarding the August 7th and 8th Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Glen Helen event, please visit LucasOilOffRoad.com
For Glen Helen Raceway information, directions or about other Glen Helen events, please visit www.glenhelen.com.
About the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series:
The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series is the evolution of the long standing support of short course racing by Forrest Lucas and Lucas Oil Products. Steeped in the Midwest tradition of short course off road racing infused with a West Coast influence, Lucas Oil Off Road Racing brings intense four wheel door to door action to challenging, fan friendly tracks. Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series: This is Short Course.