US Highland to Showcase its High-Performance Motorcycles and Compete at 16th X-Games in Los Angeles
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 Malmberghad 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’re 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.”