“As a loyal sponsor of the U.S. Open for many years, we are excited to have Alpinestars as the title sponsor of the newly created re-match race,” said Ryan McSpadden, vice president of sales, Live Nation. “Alpinestars’ dedication to the sport is evident in their continued support through their event sponsorship as well as their rider support.”
The three retired riders have begun training for the five-lap exhibition race and look forward to competing on the track where they made history. An exciting addition to this year’s Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open, the re-match pays tribute to these outstanding retired champions and gives fans a chance to be a part of history.
Tickets are now available for the 10th annual Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas October 12-14, 2007 at www.ussx.com, www.ticketmaster.com, by phone at 702-474-4000 or the MGM Grand Garden Arena box office. Regarded as one of off-road motorcycling’s premier races, the Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open is the final ‘major’ race of the motocross season. Tickets are available for as low as $20 through Ticketmaster.com. All tickets subject to 5% Las Vegas Entertainment tax.