Australia – SX World, the Australian sports activities and leisure firm spearheading the FIM World Supercross Championship (WSX), at this time introduced yet another of its 10 unique group licenses for the worldwide WSX Championship. The group is well-established American supercross operation, MDK Motorsports.
As has been the case with the six beforehand introduced groups, MDK is extremely able to fielding aggressive choices within the SX1 (450cc) and SX2 (250cc) lessons with vital years of operational and aggressive expertise on the highest ranges. Furthermore, the group and their administration enter the WSX Championship powered by a imaginative and prescient and need to raise supercross globally by way of this dynamic sequence.
By early July, SX World will spherical out the unique WSX 10-team subject with its last three groups, whereas rider lineups for every group proceed to take form. Official phrase from SX World on its first slate of WSX Championship rounds can be forthcoming.
The most recent group principal is damaged down in higher element under:
- MDK Motorsports – Mark Kvamme: Mark Kvamme, a profitable entrepreneur and enterprise capitalist is a long-time trade veteran and former Supercross group proprietor, who’s properly versed in championship-level racing, each within the driver’s seat and as an proprietor. He brings a wealth of operational and technical expertise throughout a number of motorsports and enterprise on the whole. Mixed along with his data and understanding of Supercross, he’s set as much as ship a first-class and extremely aggressive race operation. Aiding Kvamme within the relaunch of MDK Motorsports’ Supercross program is Jamey Grosser, a former skilled supercross racer turned entrepreneur. Grosser additionally brings a wealth of information in racing, sponsorship, advertising and marketing and group administration.
“MDK Motorsports provides one other confirmed and revered American group to the WSX Championship, and we’re excited to have a robust basis of established and acknowledged American operations,” mentioned Adam Bailey, managing director – Motorsport of SX World. “As our aggressive line-up takes type, groups are working feverishly to lock in and announce riders and I’ve little doubt that followers are going to be excited by the information to come back. There’s a strong sense of momentum as we finalize particulars in preparation for our official Championship spherical bulletins.”
A mannequin unprecedented in supercross but utilized amongst nearly all of thriving sports activities leagues and motorsports sequence world wide, WSX options an unique group possession construction that enables every group to extend its worth over time, whereas additionally enabling a bunch of business alternatives on world and regional ranges for worldwide and native occasions. This distinctive mannequin, mixed with SX World’s allocation of $50 million particularly for group and rider help over the Championship’s first 5 years, has pushed widespread curiosity for the coveted 10-team allotment, as evidenced by greater than 40 possession functions submitted from suitors throughout the globe.
The FIM World Supercross Championship will yearly happen within the second half of the 12 months, together with as much as 4 occasions in 2022, from October by way of November. 2022 will function a “pilot” season, permitting the Championship to determine itself and construct momentum going into 2023. 2023, and subsequent years, will see the FIM World Supercross Championship broaden yearly between June and November, with as much as twelve occasions in 2023.
For extra info and up to date information and bulletins from the FIM World Supercross Championship, go to wsxchampionship.com.