The following is an industry press release...
MURRIETA, Calif. – KTM Motorsports is pleased to announce the return of its contingency program for the KTM RC Cup, held in conjunction with the 2017 MotoAmerica Racing Series.
Riders that race aboard a KTM RC CUP bike in the RC Cup class are eligible to receive the following contingency payouts for a top-five finish (per race) at each of the nine rounds of the KTM RC Cup Series:
1st - $500
2nd - $400
3rd - $300
4th - $200
5th - $100
The KTM RC Cup Series showcases riders between the ages of 14 and 22-years-old holding an AMA Superstock Limited license. All riders must race aboard KTM RC CUP bikes. These motorcycles are designed as racing competition bikes (not street-legal) and have been prepared by KTM with over 40 PowerParts and other enhancements to increase racing performance. New participants who purchase a KTM RC CUP RACEBIKE between now and March 31, 2017 and enter the MotoAmerica KTM RC Cup will receive the following benefits from program sponsors:
- SYNCHRONY FINANCIAL will provide a KTM RC Cup 10x10 EZ-Up for new KTM RC Cup Racers to display in the MotoAmerica pits. KTM will ship EZ-Ups directly to participants who have a season-entry to the MotoAmerica Series. All other MotoAmerica participants will receive shipping confirmation on an individual basis.
- MOTION PRO will offer each Official KTM RC Cup Racer the option to purchase MOTION PRO products at 50% off the retail price up to ::News_LongText::,000. Additionally, MOTION PRO will offer contingency to the top three finishers in each MotoAmerica race. A representative from MOTION PRO will contact participants after the motorcycle has been warranty registered.
- MOTOREX will offer a sponsorship package including $500 in MOTOREX product and a discount on all MOTOREX product purchased throughout the racing season. A representative from MOTOREX will contact participants after the motorcycle has been warranty registered.
- GiMOTO is offering KTM RC Cup Racers a semi-customizable, made to measure racing suit that is handmade and constructed in Italy at the discounted price. For more details, please see your local authorized KTM dealer.
The KTM RC CUP RACEBIKE is now available for purchase. To request an RC CUP RACEBIKE, a rider will need to visit a participating KTM dealership and provide a copy of their AMA Road Racing Superstock Limited license or license application. RC CUP bikes will be available on a first-come, first-served basis with limited availability.
Contingency is available per race for each of the nine rounds. Interested participants can learn more by visiting www.ktmcash.com. In addition, KTM will award the top three riders a trip to the KTM RC Cup World Finale to compete against the top three RC Cup racers worldwide. To learn more about the KTM RC Cup Series, please visit www.ktmrccup.com.