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Jun 13, 2012

Inaugural Willow Springs Wild West Shootout Presented By Motoyard Scheduled For August 10-12



Inaugural Willow Springs Wild West Shootout presented by Motoyard, proudly sponsored by Dunlop

LOS ANGELES, CA (June 13, 2012) Track day promoter/provider MotoYard will be hosting the "Inaugural Wild West Shootout", sponsored by Dunlop, at Willow Springs International Raceway on August 10-12, 2012 in Rosamond, CA.

The Wild West Shootout is a spec tire race. Dunlop tires are required, however competitors may choose any current production Dunlop tire. Dunlop contingency will be awarded in most classes.

There is no license fee to participate but competitors must have or had race license with any road race club in North America, all WSMC licenses will be honored.

Schedule:

Friday, August 10 MotoYard Track Day. Standard three-group format. $25 discount for entered Wild West Shootout racers.

Saturday, August 11 Practice & Qualifying (Practice fee: $80, free for 3+ class entries). Followed by the "Run What You Brought" class where street riders can race with minimal bike prep. This is a great opportunity for canyon carvers, track day riders, and anyone interested in racing to experience a true motorcycle road race and show what they've got at a minimal cost.

Sunday, August 12 Practice & Main Events (Entry fee: $150 1st class, $125 2nd class, $100 each additional class).

Classes:

1. Open Class

2. 600 Mod Prod

3. 600 SuperStock

4. 550 Superbike

5. Heavy Weight Twins

6. Middle Weight Twins

7. 250 Ninja Cup

8. 250 GP

9. Senior Class (40 over)

10. "Run What You Brought" for new racers with no prior race license or race experience (Saturday only)

Rules are being finalized but will be similar to standard club racing rules. Bike prep will follow AMA Pro Road Racing tech requirements. Payouts and additional details for each class will be posted on our website www.motoyard.com

Motoyard, Nexx Helmets and Dunlop have committed over $20,000 in prizes with additional sponsors pending. Sponsorship opportunities are available and interested parties are encouraged to contact race@motoyard.com.