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Driven Mx Racing Press Release

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  1. Driven Mx.JPG Driven Mx Racing to participate in 2016 Amsoil Arenacross Series


    Driven Mx recently announced their plans to participate in the 2016 AMA Amsoil Arenacross Series.


    Driven Mx is a new arenacross team started by seasoned professional racer Clay Elliott, who will race on the team.

    The team consists of Clay Elliott #23, of Buford, Georgia, a seasoned Arenacross racer, Justin Jones #514, of Madera, California, a second year Arenacross racer, Bailey Croom #45, of Douglasville, Georgia, a first year Arenacross rider. Lastly, the team’s head mechanic Lauren Kelley, of Aurora, Ohio, a 2016 class graduate from PowerSport Institute.

    ***Driven Mx is still recruiting for two more team riders***


    Part of Driven Mx is focused on building its team members into professional Arenacross racers.

    Rather than being solely performance based, Elliott said Driven Mx Racing is achievement based, giving good advertisement opportunities to sponsors all over the country and on national platforms, giving riders the chance to race both the east and west coasts and giving back through visits to children's hospitals and charity events along the way.


    “We want to be ambassadors of Arenacross racing,” team owner and racer Elliott said.


    Driven Mx is Elliott's first team as owner. He has been racing professionally in Amsoil Arenacross since 2011.

    In 2015 he raced the full Amsoil Arenacross Series and saw the opportunity to start his own team in order to give other riders a positive first year experience and to gain the points they need to eventually race Monster Energy Supercross.


    Elliott has a philosophy about racing and life that will carry his team to the points and the wins they need to be successful.

    “For me racing isn't about my own personal achievements or goals. It's about growing a sport so that more pro-riders can make a living and have the opportunity to do something they love for as long as possible,” he said.


    The Amsoil Arenacross series will take place from January 9 to May 6, 2016.

    The Amsoil ArenaCross Series Races will be held in Cincinnati, Ohio, Baltimore Maryland, Allentown, Pennsylvania, Greensboro, North Carolina, Colorado Springs, Colorado, Birmingham, Alabama, Omaha, Nebraska, Tampa, Florida, Lafayette Louisiana, Ontario, California, Solenes, California, Nampa, Idaho, Las Vegas, Nevada.


    Current sponsors include:

    Driven Mx Racing, Action Extreme Sports, MEP MX, Spectro Oil, Fly Racing, Wiseco, Roost MX, Moto Option Clothing, No Toil, All Balls, EKS Brand, Ankle Savers, Cometic Gaskets, Pro Taper, Moto Seat, Suffield Motors, SRS Suspension, Rekluse, Dragon Racing Fuel, Dunlop, Cycra, Matrix, Next Components, Pro Wheel, Works Connection, Racing Sports Services, FMF, Motion Pro, Knockerball of Canton, Ohio, Lisa Jarvis.


    Interested in sponsoring Driven Mx Racing contact Clay Elliott (330) 692-3022 Drivenmxracing@yahoo.com


    Follow Driven Mx Racing and its team members on Instagram

    Driven Mx Racing - @Drivenmxracing

    Clay Elliott - @clay_elliott849

    Justin Jones - @JJ515

    Bailey Croom - @bcroom45

    Lauren Kelley - @lkelley95
     
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  2. hershey

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    Good luck! I thought I saw a post the other day including John Wells on the team?
     
  3. MalvernMX

    MalvernMX PR Addict

    I think there was some discussion about that. John is going to be on team with McDade backed by True MX AND MPR.
     
  4. hershey

    hershey PR Elite

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    Well then, good luck to everyone going for it this winter!
     
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