US Highland Takes On the X-Games
Corey Green will ride a US Highland 450 MX in the 2010 X-Games Super X competition in LA this weekend. It is great to see US Highland pushing on after the devastating loss of Malmberg, Bales and Roddich. Super X should bring some great visibility to the US Highland effort.
US Highland will also have a presence off track at the X-Games to show off their extensive line of dirtbikes as well as the Streettracker and Viking road bikes. Check out the press release after the break for more information.
GLENPOOL, Okla., July 26, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — US Highland, Inc. (OTCBB:UHLN), a U.S.-based designer and manufacturer of high-performance, premium quality Motocross, Supermoto, Quad and Enduro motorcycles, announced today that the Company will compete in the Super Motocross event at the 16th X-Games in Los Angeles, which takes place July 29, 2010 through August 1, 2010. Corey Green, a professional motocross racer will be competing at the games with the Company’s 450MX motorcycle. In addition, US Highland’s line of high-end high-performance motorcycles will be showcased at the event.
“US Highland’s sponsored rider Corey Green says, “The X- games have always been a dream of mine to participate in and just about everyone that rides a dirt bike as well. I’m excited about the chance to get an opportunity to race there.” Former US Highland President Mats Malmberg had visions of building a bike to compete in the X-Games, and; ” I am honored to help make that dream come true” said Green.
“Every brand of bike puts on a different type of roost,” referring to the plume of dirt thrown by the rear tire, “and we are gonna show them how the highland roost looks,” Green went on to say.
The Company will also be showcasing their line of motorcycles at the games. “The interest we have received from potential dealers, the Press and the motorcycle community has far exceeded our expectations. We are very pleased to be able to demonstrate our U.S. made bikes, “commented Darin Long, Chief Operating Officer of U.S. Highland, Inc.
Martin Lind, Vice President of Operations at U.S. Highland, Inc., continued, “We are very proud of our line-up of high-end motorcycles. Our approach of customizing the bikes to a rider’s profile is unique and something the bigger manufacturers don’t offer. I am also excited that a professional rider of Corey Green’s caliber chose to use our bike for the games.”
About US Highland, Inc.
US Highland, Inc. is a U.S.-based designer and manufacturer of high performance, premium quality Motocross, Supermoto, Quad and Enduro motorcycles. The Company is also a leading development and engineering partner for leading OEM’s around the world. For additional information concerning US Highland Inc., visit www.ushighland.com.
This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All forward-looking statements are inherently uncertain as they are based on current expectations and assumptions concerning future events of future performance of the company. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which are only predictions and speak only as of the date hereof. In evaluation of such statements, prospective investors should review carefully various risks and uncertainties identified in this release and matters set forth in the company’s SEC filings. These risks and uncertainties could cause the company’s actual results to differ materially from those indicated in the forward-looking statements.