Umea, Sweden. – Turborilla is excited to announce the release of a replica of the 2015 Red Bull Straight Rhythm track in Mad Skills Motocross 2, the popular mobile racing game that has been installed by more than 20 million players worldwide. The real-world Straight Rhythm race is slated for Saturday, October 10, at 3:30 EDT, and can be attended in person in Pomona, California, or watched live on Red Bull TV.
Through cooperation with Red Bull, Mad Skills Motocross 2 is hosting a special one-week "Jam Event," from October 8 through October 14. During this time, players can download the game for free on iOS or Android devices and try their hand at competing against friends, neighbors, and even the world's best players.
"It's awesome that our players can race the track in Mad Skills Motocross 2 days before they'll watch it live on Red Bull TV," said company founder Tobias Andersson. "Our players are core motocross and supercross fans, and they really wanted to see this track happen in the game this year. I'm excited. I know I'll be laying down laps in between motos on Saturday!"
There are plenty of cool prizes up for grabs, including an autographed jersey from the winner of Red Bull Straight Rhythm, twelve pairs of Limited Edition Oakley Roczen Hellcat Goggles autographed by Ken Roczen, and more. Complete prize details can be found here.
In addition to the Red Bull Straight Rhythm Jam Event, Mad Skills Motocross has also updated to version 2.2, which includes:
- A new, faster #9 motorcycle
- New virtual rewards players can unlock
- A first-time release in Japan and Korea
- Complete translation into French, Italian, German, Swedish, Spanish, Japanese, and Korean