Traxxas joins the 2015 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by General Tire

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Traxxas joins the 2015 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by General Tire
The fastest name in radio control teams up with “The Great American Off-Road Race™”

March 2nd, 2015 – San Diego, CA – Traxxas has joined the 2015 Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by General Tire as an official sponsor. Traxxas was started in 1986 with an idea for what was at that time an entirely new concept for a fully assembled, hobby-class R/C car. Today, Traxxas has grown to become the number-1 selling name in RTR nitro and electric models. No one has done more than Traxxas to advance the RTR category with innovative thinking and fun designs that make it easy for anyone to get started in the great R/C hobby.

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“Traxxas is a perfect fit and they have a history of supporting off-road racing. Their product perfectly aligns with our goal of introducing new people to off-road. What better way than handing someone a radio controlled car as an example of what we do in full size vehicles?” stated Matt Martelli, Mint 400 CEO.

“We are excited to get more involved with The Mint 400.Traxxas has been a supporter of off-road race leagues such as TORC and Formula Off-Road. Traxxas also proudly supports racers such as Robby Gordon, Sheldon Creed, Jeff Kincaid, Keegan Kincaid and company president Mike Jenkins. We pride ourselves on making radio control cars that are authentic to off-road racing,” stated Traxxas Director Special Operations, Loren Snyder.

Traxxas will be displaying and selling radio control cars at Contingency and the Primm Valley Mint 400 Start/Finish Line on race day.

Support the brands that support off-road and ask for Traxxas at your local hobby store. Use the store locator at and see the entire lineup of high-performance cars, trucks, boats, and helicopters.

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About Traxxas
Traxxas, The Fastest Name in Radio Control® is the number-one selling name in Ready-To-Race® nitro and electric radio controlled vehicles. Traxxas is dedicated to innovative thinking and fun designs that make it easy for anyone to get started in radio control. Traxxas products include cars, trucks, helicopters and speedboats, as well as a full line of accessories for a completely personalized experience. Prices start at less than $140 with over 30 performance models under $350.

Traxxas has been engineering and building the world’s fastest and most innovative Ready-To-Race® radio-controlled performance machines since 1986. Traxxas models are fully assembled with powerful, feature-rich radio systems and are Ready-To-Drive® in just minutes, including the 100mph Traxxas XO-1 supercar. Traxxas performance, durability, and world-class customer support all come together to deliver award-winning radio-controlled fun that’s designed to last for years to come. With cars, trucks, boats, and helicopters, there’s a fun Traxxas model for everyone. Traxxas is The Fastest Name in Radio Control.

About The Polaris RZR Mint 400, presented by General Tire
Known as “The Greatest Off-Road Race in America,” The Mint 400 is an epic four hundred mile battle between the top off-road racers in the world in over twenty different classes of off-road vehicles. The race was started in 1967, and is steeped in American lore, as thousands of racers, as well as celebrities from around the world, have attempted to tame the brutal Nevada desert. An entire week of events lead up the famed off-road race in and around Las Vegas, including a vehicle parade, drivers meet and greet, pit crew contest, crowning of Miss Mint, multiple parties, qualifying, and contingency / vehicle tech inspection.

About Mad Media
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