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Aug 7, 2012

More On This Coming Weekend's Motoyard Willow Springs Wild West Shootout

Motoyard has partnered up with Dunlop and Nexx-USA to bring racing back to Willow Springs; starting with the Wild West Shootout. This Dunlop spec race weekend will include 14 races, all with considerable payouts for the top finishers. Forget about going home with a plaque, think about how many thousands of dollars in CASH and prizes you could be taking home this weekend - August 11th and 12th! All the cash payouts are listed on under each specific class in the Shootout section.

We are also proud to welcome new sponsors on board:

Shorai just announced their sponsorship for Open and 600 Novice classes, the winners will receive FREE Shorai battery; 2nd place 50% discount off MSRP; 3rd place 25% discount off MSRP. will be providing winners in 250GP class with the following prizes: 1st place: 2 days on Ducati of your choice; 2nd place: 1 day on Ducati of your choice; 3rd place: $100 off rental.

Dainese D-Store Orange County will provide winners of the Kawasaki Ninja 250 class with the following prizes: 1st place: $1500 suit of their choice (men's or women's); 2nd place: discount; 3rd place: discount.

Built-well Roofing company is providing $1000 cash purse for 600 Supertock class. is providing $1000 cash purse for Formula 40 class.

Please note, we will run the entire event on the summer schedule to beat the summer heat, to download event schedule please visit the following link:

If you have registered for this event, please make sure to fill out and e-mail us your registration form, you can download the form here:

Practice/Trackday event - Friday, August 10th, 2012 - we will run regular track day format: A group (Advanced Riders), B group (Intermediate Riders), C group (Beginner Riders). All riders registered for Wild West Shootout races will receive $25 off their track day registration, to obtain a discount code please e-mail us:

The rules and specifications for each class are available on our website, for rules and regulations on our race event please click on the picture below. If you have any questions regarding Wild West Shootout please feel free to contact us at

More, from a press release issued by Shorai Inc.:

SUNNYVALE, CA, August 7, 2012: Shorai is excited to support Motoyard's effort to bring road racing back to the Willow Springs Raceway. Shorai Inc. will be offering contingency awards to the top 3 finishers competing in the Open Novice, and the 600 Novice classes. The Willows Springs Wild West Shootout will be held this weekend August 10-12, 2012.

"It is good to have Motoyard hosting races at Willow Springs. I am happy to see many sponsors stepping up and providing support for the Wild West Shootout. Everyone is on a tight budget these days, so support from manufacturers can only help to grow the road racing community," said Shawn Higbee, Sponsorship Director Shorai Inc.

Contingency awards:

600 Novice:
1st Place: Free Shorai Battery
2nd Place: 50% off MSRP Shorai Battery
3rd Place: 25% off MSRP Shorai Battery

Open Novice:
1st Place: Free Shorai Battery
2nd Place: 50% off MSRP Shorai Battery
3rd Place: 25% off MSRP Shorai Battery

Shorai is the world's leading producer of Prismatic cell, lithium Iron Phosphate power sports batteries. The company is located in Sunnyvale, CA. Further information about the company and contingency can be found here:, or email

For more information and to sign up for this event:
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