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MXA’S MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

ONE: WHO GETS TO BE AN MXA TEST RIDER? There are three levels of MXA test rider: (1) In house; (2) MXA Race Team; (3) Photo Session. “In house” test riders have been testing bikes for years. They have ridden virtually every bike made, including factory works bikes and high-dollar exotics. These are the most experienced test riders in the world, because unlike manufacturers test riders, they aren’t bound to one brand or one engine size. No MXA test bike is evaluated by any single rider but will be ridden…

WHO SOLD OUT THE SUPERCROSS SERIES?

 It’s true. The Supercross series has been bought (at least 15 of the 16 rounds have been). What was the asking price? Would you believe $1.1 billion dollars? The buyer was Clear Channel Communications and the seller was SFX Entertainment (the parent company of Pace Motor Sports). Clear Channel owns approximately 700 radio stations and a large number of outdoor advertising venues (billboard companies).  According to CBS news, Clear Channel will pay off $1.1 billion in SFX debts and give SFX cla…