The leader high performance shock absorbers champions “The Great American Off-Road Race”
March 7th, 2015 – Las Vegas, NV – FOX, an industry leader in the design and development of high performance shock absorbers and off-road racing suspension products for over three decades, has returned as a sponsor of the 2015 Polaris RZR Mint 400 Presented by General Tire. FOX offers bolt on performance shocks for your daily driver and UTV, utilizing the same technology used in high performance world off-road racing.
FOX has once again selected the Mint 400 as one of three races that it will put up a ten thousand dollar purse for the overall winner. Additionally, a particularly rough and technical section of the Mint 400 race course between the start and spectator area one will be designated the “FOX Proving Grounds”. The section is known as being extremely challenging, especially at high speeds.
“FOX is a great example of a company that created a product born from from off-road racing and took it mainstream. Off-road racing is the ultimate proving ground for automotive technology. People drive vehicles everyday that have been improved by technology learned from off-road racing. FOX has done a great job of taking an off-road company and turning it into a globally recognized brand,” commented Matt Martelli, Mint 400 CEO.
Come by and see FOX’s complete line of products at The Mint 400 contingency on Friday, March 13th on Fremont Street East, beginning at 9am continuing on all day until 6pm.
Support the brands that support off-road and ask for FOX suspension at your local automotive suppliers.
ABOUT FOX FACTORY HOLDING CORP. (NASDAQ:FOXF)
Headquartered in Scotts Valley, CA, FOX designs and manufactures high-performance suspension products primarily for mountain bikes, side-by-side vehicles, on-road and off-road vehicles and trucks, all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles, specialty vehicles and applications, and motorcycles. For more than three decades, FOX’s team of enthusiasts and professional athletes has been improving vehicle performance through a unique commitment to redefining ride dynamics.
About The Polaris RZR Mint 400, presented by General Tire
Known as “The Greatest Off-Road Race in America,” The Mint 400 is an epic four hundred mile battle between the top off-road racers in the world in over twenty different classes of off-road vehicles. The race was started in 1967, and is steeped in American lore, as thousands of racers, as well as celebrities from around the world, have attempted to tame the brutal Nevada desert. An entire week of events lead up the famed off-road race in and around Las Vegas, including a vehicle parade, drivers meet and greet, pit crew contest, crowning of Miss Mint, multiple parties, qualifying, and contingency / vehicle tech inspection.
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