From a press release issued by AMA Pro Racing: PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to announce that American Honda’s Pro Honda Oils brand is returning as title sponsor of the 2008 AMA Pro Honda Oils Supersport Championship presented by Shoei. “2008 marks the 18th consecutive season with Pro Honda Oils supporting professional Supersport roadracing in the United States,” said Assistant Manager Rick Mitchell, speaking on behalf of the Pro Honda Oils brand. “We are excited and proud to once again sponsor the AMA Pro Honda Oils Supersport Championship. The level of competition in the class is simply amazing and offers the very best possible environment to showcase the Pro Honda Oils brand.” AMA Pro Honda Oils Supersport racing features lightly modified, production-based racebikes. The fierce competition among manufacturers and the high level of rider talent attracted to the series make Supersport racing some of the closest and most exciting motorcycle roadracing competition found anywhere. “The AMA is extremely pleased to have Pro Honda Oils back for another exciting year of Supersport racing,” said Keith Kizer, AMA Racing senior director. “Pro Honda Oils’ support is one of the longest-running sponsorship relationships in the history of AMA racing.” The first round of the AMA Pro Honda Oils Supersport Championship presented by Shoei fires up on Thursday, March 6 at Daytona International Speedway. For more information, visit www.amasuperbike.com. About Pro Honda Oils Pro Honda Oils are developed, marketed, and sold by American Honda Motor Co. Inc. and represent an extensive range of petroleum, semi-synthetic, and full synthetic oils for use in all types of motorcycles, ATVs, and personal watercraft. Pro Honda Oils are available exclusively through authorized Honda Motorcycle dealers. About AMA Racing AMA Racing is the competition arm of the American Motorcyclist Association and is the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in the United States. Its professional properties include the Monster EnergyÂ® AMA Supercross Series, an FIM World Championship, the AMA Toyota Motocross Championship presented by FMF, the AMA Superbike Championship presented by Parts Unlimited, the AMA Flat Track Championship, the AMA Supermoto Championship and the AMA Pro ATV Championship. In amateur and pro-am competition, AMA Racing sanctions more than 4,000 events in 24 different disciplines and supports more than 110,000 active members. For more information about professional racing, visit www.amaproracing.com.
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