The GBC Motorsports Heartland Challenge is just one week away, and all across the country teams and riders are preparing for one of the toughest endurance races around!
GBC Bucks at the 2013 Heartland Challenge
GBC Motorsports will be offering their GBC Bucks contingency program at the Heartland Challenge. The GBC Bucks program rewards competitors that use GBC Motorsports tires in racing success, and GBC will offer awards for all classes in the Adult ATV Challenge and the UTV Challenge for a total of more than $14,000 in GBC Bucks up for grabs.
To be eligible, all team members must use GBC Motorsports tires on all vehicles. All participating riders must complete a GBC Bucks form at the GBC tent prior to the race. GBC Bucks payouts will be as follows:
1st Place: $200 per rider, maximum of $600 per team
2nd Place: $100 per rider, maximum of $300 per team
3rd Place: $50 per rider, maximum of $150 per team
GBC Bucks are redeemable towards the purchase of tires from GBC Motorsports, and do not cover tax or shipping costs. Questions should be directed at HYPERLINK “mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org”email@example.com.
Class payouts have also been revised and announced by race organizers. The new Series Challenge has replaced the Pro class and will pit riders representing race series from around the country in the main event. A total of $20,000 will be paid out to class winners as follows:
10-Hour Adult ATV Challenge
Series Challenge (team): $4,000
Series Challenge (series): $2,000
AA Class: $3,000
4×4 Ironman: $2,500
A Class: $500
B Class: $500
C Class: $500
+30 Class: $500
+40 Class: $500
4×4 Open: $500
4-Hour Adult UTV Challenge
Limited UTV: $1,000
Modified UTV: $1,000
Open UTV: $1,000
3-Hour Youth ATV Challenge
Youth 90cc Prod: Gift Card
Youth 90cc Stock: Gift Card
Youth 70cc Prod: Gift Card
Youth 50cc Prod: Gift Card
The 2013 Heartland Challenge schedule has been released as well. The gates open at 9:00am on Thursday, August 15th and at 7:00am on Friday, August 16th. The 4-hour UTV Challenge starts at 7:00pm on Friday, and the Youth ATV Challenge will kick off at 8:00am Saturday morning. The main event, the 10-hour Adult ATV Challenge, will begin at 1:30pm on Saturday. Awards ceremonies will follow each race. All times are local. Visit HYPERLINK “http://heartlandchallenge.com/2013/07/2013-heartland-challenge-schedule/”http://heartlandchallenge.com/2013/07/2013-heartland-challenge-schedule/ for a complete schedule.
For more information on the 2013 GBC Motorsports Heartland Challenge visit HYPERLINK “http://www.heartlandchallenge.com”www.heartlandchallenge.com. Learn more about GBC’s line of tires at HYPERLINK “http://www.gbcmotorsports.com”www.gbcmotorsports.com, and follow them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for special promotions throughout the event.