Stadium-Super-Trucks-Crandon-8-6-13CHARLOTTE – Since 1970, off-road enthusiasts have gathered over the Labor Day weekend at the Crandon International Off-Road Raceway in Wisconsin for the World Championship of Off-Road racing, a closed-course event where top short-course competitors battle side-by-side in hopes to be crowned the 2013 World Champion.

Stadium SUPER Trucks™ (SST) will return to Crandon where the public got its first glimpse of SST in 2012. SST will headline the opening events for the weekend; Round No. 9 of competition for the Stadium SUPER Trucks™ Series will take place at 6:30 p.m. CDT on Friday, August 30th.

Over the holiday weekend, Off-Road fans will see plenty of racing action and thrills. Round No. 10 will take place Sunday, September 1st at 3 p.m. CDT just prior to the start of the Amsoil Cup Race, the final event of the weekend.

Super-Thumb-Trucks-Long-Beach-4-24-13Long Beach, Calif. – In a dominating performance, Justin Lofton overcame a practice mishap on Saturday by another driver to be the class of the field on Sunday on the way to winning his first ever SST race in the SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks Grand Prix of Long Beach.

As near perfect weather conditions blanketed Long Beach, Calif., the highly anticipated Round #2 of SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks took to the temporary constructed asphalt street course of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

The starting line-up for the 10-lap SST Final would be determined by a complete invert of qualifying times in practice from Sunday morning. At the conclusion of the 20-minute practice session, Justin Lofton navigated through the 11 turns and over the four jumps of the 1.968 mi course the quickest of the 12 competitors with a blistering lap of 1:47:775. Nearly, two seconds faster than second place, Jeff Ward with a 1:49:615.

Charlotte, N.C. – SPEED Energy Drink is proud to join the festivities at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach as the Official Energy Drink Sponsor with a display in the Lifestyle Expo and will be sampled and sold throughout the facility during the April 19-21 event.

SPEED Energy’s Street Team will be on-hand to sample product and sell merchandise to the thousands of fans that will be a part of the weekend event.

“To have SPEED Energy the Official Energy Drink of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach makes great sense for both the race and us as a company,” said Robby Gordon, CEO of SPEED Energy Drink. “It’s a marketplace that is very exciting, up-scale event that is in our backyard. The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach is a SPEED weekend. Full of high octane racing machines, including our very own Stadium SUPER Trucks that will provide a great show for the race fans. To have our product showcased at this event is an honor and we’re excited about the opportunity. We look forward to race fans being able to touch, feel, taste and purchase SPEED Energy at the track. I think the Long Beach weekend is going to be a marquee weekend for us and I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am about it.”

CHARLOTTE, NC – Since 1975, America’s version of the Monaco Grand Prix – the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach – has seen legendary drivers in Formula 1, CART/Champ Car and IndyCar create some of the greatest moments in motorsports history.

On April 21, history will be made once again with an unprecedented road course demonstration race by Robby Gordon OFF-ROAD Stadium SUPER Trucks™, which will run just prior to Sunday’s IZOD IndyCar Series main event.

It has been a long-time dream of Gordon’s to personally redevelop and bring back this unique form of off-road stadium racing that was immensely popular more than 20 years ago – known then as the Mickey Thompson Off-Road Championship.

Charlotte, N.C. – With the inaugural season of Robby Gordon OFF-ROAD’s Stadium SUPER Trucks to kick off in just four short months, series officials are pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for the season opener at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on April 6, as well as the April 21st event in conjunction with the IZOD Indy Car Series Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach and the third event on April 27 at the historic Los Angeles Coliseum in Los Angeles, Calif.

“I’m so excited about Stadium SUPER Trucks, BIGFOOT Monster Trucks, quads, and side-by-sides racing in stadiums again. It’s been a dream of mine for a long time to be able to put this package together, to take off-road racing to the next level. Trucks have been running and testing all year long, the videos on stadiumsupertrucks.com are awesome and we are building a lot of buzz for the series. It’s exciting to announce that tickets for the first three events will be on sale this weekend just in time for holidays” explained Stadium SUPER Trucks Founder and President Robby Gordon.