Monster Energy’s Greaves and McGrath Choose a Simpson Devil Ray Helmet
MONDAY, MARCH 22ND, 2010
Monster Energy and off road racing’s elite team of Johnny Greaves and Jeremy McGrath have selected Simpson Performance Products as their official helmet supplier for the 2010 off road racing season. Greaves and McGrath both will wear the Simpson Devil Ray carbon fiber helmet. With over 70 off road racing career wins since making the move to four wheels, former motorcross rider Johnny Greaves has earned the title of “winningest driver in off-road short-course racing” and currently holds the world record for the longest jump in a four-wheeled vehicle at 301 feet. McGrath, notibly the most successful rider in Supercross history, holds twelve major championship titles. Having conquered Supercross, he is quickly making a name for himself in short course off road racing.
McGrath has the following to say about Simpson safety products, “What I like about the Devil Ray is the unbelievable light weight and the quality in workmanship. I look at every aspect of safety and to work with a company like Simpson, with safety gear I can trust, gives me the confidence I need.”
Commenting on the partnership, Russ Somers, Off Road Manager of Simpson said, “We are extremely pleased to have Johnny and Jeremy on board with us. There reputation in the racing community is invaluable to us and their fan appeal undeniable.”
Simpson products can be ordered by calling 800-654-7223 or online at www.teamsimpson.com. Simpson World retail locations are located in Harbor City, CA, New Braunfels, TX and Mooresville, NC.Since 1959, Simpson Performance Products has been the leading safety manufacturer in the motorsports industry. Simpson believes in putting safety first and is dedicated to elevating the standards of racing safety through continuous development, refinement and testing. The one thing that remains constant is Simpson’s commitment to racer safety.
CONTACT: Debbie Bishop
Vice President, Marketing
SIMPSON PERFORMANCE PRODUCTS
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704-662-3366, ext. 210