GBC Motorsports Kicks
Off Dirt Series with Class Victories
Anaheim, Calif. - March 14, 2013 - GBC
Motorsports riders kicked off the opening round
of the 2013 Dirt Series with a bang, recording
several class wins at the series’ first trip to
Lake Elsinore Motorsports Park.
The Quad Pro class proved to be not only an
exciting battle in both motos, but it marked the
return to competition for the former ATV pro and
current GBC Motorsports Sales Rep Kory Ellis.
Battling all day long with defending champion
Dylan Dixon, Ellis passed Dixon on the last lap
during the first moto to take the Race 1 win.
Race 2 ended up much the same, with another late
pass by Ellis locking away the Overall win. It
was a good start to the season for the pair of
GBC riders and featured strong performances on
GBC Bomb Squad MX tires.
"The Dirt Series is really run well and it
looked like so much fun last year that I decided
to give it a go at the opener,” Ellis said.
“We’re thrilled to once again be a part of the
Dirt Series. GBC Motorsports is proud to support
local race series like this because it gives us
the chance to interact with the young racers
that are going to carry this sport into the
The Dirt Series started to pick up a lot of
steam towards the end of the 2012 season, and
that is highlighted by the expanded presence of
UTV racing in this year’s opener. GBC
Motorsports racers claimed the top spot in three
of the four UTV classes, all aboard the new
Kanati Mongrel tires.
Leading the way was James Hill, who pulled
both hole shots with his Mongrels and finished
1-1 to take the first round victory in the UTV
Unlimited class. In the UTV Production 1000
class Tommy Scranton finished in 12th after a
The UTV Production 850 class featured
resulted in another class win for GBC, as Nolan
Remlinger rode his Kanati Mongrels to victory.
Last year’s UTV Prod 700 champion Kayla Smith
moved to the 850 class this season, but finished
4th following some mechanical difficulties at
Elsinore. Ronnie Anderson added another class
win for the Mongrels as he took the UTV
Production 700 class victory.
The Dirt Series next heads to the Perris
Raceway Vet track on Sunday, April 14th. Learn
more about GBC Motorsports tires at
www.gbcmotorsports.com and check up on
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About GBC Motorsports
GBC Motorsports has been building ATV tires for
over 30 years. Manufactured under the Greenball
name initially, in 1995, GBC Motorsports was
formed to focus on bringing to the ATV and
Powersports market performance tires for every
riding style. GBC Motorsport’s passion is to
provide the highest quality, best value, and
most innovative performance tires to the