Corona, CA: Factory Connection Racing is proud to announce that long-time motor racing entity, Torco Racing Fuels, has signed on as the primary sponsor of the 2008 Factory Connection Honda Supercross/Motocross team. Factory Connection and Torco Racing Fuels are both companies with long commitments to racing, and this exciting new partnership sees the unveiling of the Torco Racing Fuels Honda team for 2008.
“Having a title sponsor with the kind of racing credibility that Torco Racing Fuels brings to the team is a huge asset,” said team owner Rick Zielfelder. “These guys know what it takes to win championships.”
"From participating to hanging on the sidelines, one of my biggest passions has always been Motocross,” said Evan Knoll, President/Owner, Torco Racing Fuels. “This sport was a big part of my childhood and these days I enjoy spending time with family and friends at my home track on my property in Michigan. Torco Racing Fuels is happy to be spreading its wings and building a relationship in the Motocross arena. We have a strong presence in many areas of Motorsports, and this is a great opportunity for us to get out, ride hard and get dirty!"
Torco Racing Fuels Honda will also enjoy the addition of Planet Fitness this year as well as the continued support of No Fear Energy, AMSOIL, and American Honda. Torco Racing Fuels Honda looks forward to continuing these mutually rewarding partnerships in the upcoming season.
Leading the charge for Torco Racing Fuels Honda onboard the mighty CRF450R is talented team veteran, Kevin Windham. Windham will vie for a championship in Supercross and Motocross in 2008, as he celebrates his 10th season on the team. For his fourth consecutive year, Josh Grant returns to do battle in the Lites class onboard his CRF250R, along with three other promising Torco Racing Fuel Honda CRF250R pilots, third-year man Jake Wiemer, plus 17-year-old phenom Trey Canard and newcomer Daniel Reardon, an accomplished 21-year-old Australian multi-champion.
For more information on the Torco Racing Fuels Honda team, go to www.hondaredriders.com .
For more information on Factory Connection, go to www.factoryconnection.com