Yamaha online contest rewards GNCC racers

Publish Date: 
Jul 2, 2014

CYPRESS, Calif. - Yamaha Motor Corp. USA has opened voting for the top Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Amateur or Pro-Am racer representing great All-American ATV Racing values in the industry-first Yamaha All-American ATV Racer contest

Racing fans can vote and are encouraged to share the contest with other fans to build support for their favorite competitors. The racer who earns the most online votes will receive a racing package valued at more than $11,000, which includes an Assembled-in-U.S.A. YFZ450R and free entry to the 2015 GNCC racing season.

“We’ve seen some exciting nominations of great racers and racing role models, and now it is time to find out who can generate the most votes and become the first-ever Yamaha All-American ATV Racer,” said Steve Nessl, Yamaha’s ATV/SxS group marketing manager. “Yamaha believes in the sportsmanship of the ATV racing community, and is proud to give GNCC racers this opportunity. We’re also proud that the YFZ450R is assembled in the U.S.A. at our factory in Georgia. These two factors were the inspiration for this program.”

More than 20 GNCC Amateur and Pro-Am racers 18-years and older were nominated. Voting runs through Oct. 28. The prize package Includes:

  • New Assembled-in-U.S.A. YFZ450R
  • "Yamaha Pit Kit" (including Yamaha Racing pop-up, stand, and pit jacket)
  • Yamaha EF2000iS generator
  • Yamaha Pressure Washer
  • GYTR gift certificate for $1,000
  • Gate and race entry fees to the 2015 GNCC season

Complete rules, dates, and entry forms are HERE.

From a press release