Phoenix, New York-based Ingles Performance, a huge Ski-Doo and Polaris dealership, today announced its plans for its race team for the coming snowmobile snocross racing season, and it includes several additions. Below is the dealership’s press release:
PRESS RELEASE: AUGUST 23, 2012
Ingles Performance Racing Announces their 2012/2013 Snocross Team
After a successful conclusion to the 2011/2012 season, Ingles Performance Racing is proud to announce their Ski-Doo Snocross team lineup for the upcoming season. Ingles Performance will race a full season of the East Coast Snocross Series, as well as racing the Amsoil ISOC National Series. The team will have five athletes this season: Two Pro riders, Two Pro-Lite riders, and One Sport rider.
Returning to the team this year are Michael George of Pine Plains, New York, and Christopher Ackerman of Jericho, Vermont. Mike and Chris were both rookies in the Pro division last season and are looking forward for the upcoming season to begin. Both Mike and Chris are focused and ready to lead their team to the top!
New to the team this season is Kevin Wallenstein of Cadillac, Michigan. Kevin will be focusing on the Pro-Lite ISOC National series. This will be Ingles’ first time having a full time national rider, and we are very excited! Kevin is fresh off his National Sport Championship and ready to represent Ingles. “I am very excited to be a part of the Ingles Performance Ski-Doo Race Team this year. I am looking forward to a good season in the national Pro-Lite class. I have been training hard for this season and hope to bring some wins to the team.”
Also new to Ingles this season are the Patenaude brothers from Hartland, Vermont. Leo Patenaude will be racing the Pro-Lite division in the ECS series. Leo will be one to look out for this season; he is more than ready for a challenge and is ready to be on top of the podium. “I am really excited to be a part of the Ingles Race Team this season. I know they have had lots of success in past years, and I am hoping to help them out this season by being on top.” Hunter Patenaude will be competing in the Sport division of ECS. Hunter is excited to be part of the team; he is focused and ready to bring home a Championship as the youngest member of the team.
Ingles Performance will also be teaming up this season with Miksen Racing and rider Jesse James Bonaduce. Ingles Performance Racing and Miksen Racing will join forces to put Jesse James on top in the ECS Pro-Lite division. As well as welcoming our riders we would also like to thank our major sponsors that will be joining us again for the 2012/2013 race season: Ski-Doo, Woody’s Traction Products, C & A Pro Ski’s, VP Racing Fuels, DP Brakes, Scott Goggles, XPS Oils, Arctiva, 139 Designs, Rox Speed FX, and Ale N Angus Pub.
We are very excited to welcome our new riders, as well as our returning team members. Ingles Performance Racing has high expectations for the upcoming season. We look forward to putting our Ski-Doo Super Team on top for the 2012/2013 race season. For additional team information and to stay up to date with race team news, visit our website: www.inglesperformance.com or “like” us on Facebook at Ingles Performance. For information regarding sponsorship opportunities please contact Robin Ingles.
Visit the East Coast Snocross Series and ISOC National Series websites for full season schedules, point standings, and up to date information throughout the season: www.eastcoastsnocross.comwww.isocracing.com