Win a trip to the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Las Vegas Nationals

Spartanburg, S.C. (July 26, 2010)KYMCO USA is pleased to announce the NHRA Las Vegas National Sweepstakes, giving fans the opportunity to win a trip to the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Las Vegas Nationals as well as other prizes.

The online sweepstakes will run until August 31, 2010.  No purchase is necessary to win.  During the sweepstakes period, fans can enter for a chance to win by going to After entering their information, they will be automatically entered to win one of the three main prizes.  The winners will be chosen at the conclusion of the race event at the MAC TOOLS U.S Nationals in Indianapolis, IN on September 1, 2010. A random drawing at the promotion end will be held to determine the winner of all prizes.

The Grand Prize is a weekend trip for the winner and guest to the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Las Vegas Nationals (10/28/2010 – 10/31/2010), including airfare, hotel accommodations for four (4) nights, rental car, two (2) race tickets along with VIP access and Team Pit Shirts.

First Prize is a KYMCO USA Team Geico Karen Stoffer autographed Super 8 50 scooter and Team Pit Shirt.

Second Prize is to be a Team Geico Karen Stoffer Honorary Team Crew Member for the day, which includes two (2) race tickets along with VIP access and Team Pit Shirts.

“We are happy to be able to offer the NHRA fans a chance to enjoy the sport as a VIP and give a lucky winner a great trip to a great race,” said Rick Pawelka, KYMCO USA Marketing Director.  “We’re also pleased to be associated with Team Geico and Karen Stoffer and to be able to offer the special edition Super 8 50 scooter as another exciting prize.  We want the NHRA fans to have a chance to get to know our KYMCO products and experience the KYMCO scooters themselves.”

KYMCO USA is the official scooter and off-road utility vehicle of the NHRA and is the sponsor of the NHRA Las Vegas Nationals Sweepstakes.


KYMCO’s roots in the motorsports industry go back to its founding in 1963 as the Kwang Yang Motor Company, Ltd., with headquarters in Taiwan.  Long a leader in quality, fuel economy, and versatility, today KYMCO manufactures motor scooters, motorcycles, and ATVs at five plants in Asia, including the main facility in the city of Kaohsiung.

KYMCO is the largest scooter manufacturer in Taiwan and currently exports to 88 countries worldwide. All KYMCO plants use the latest technology for the engineering and production of reliable engine, chassis, and other components. Since 2004, KYMCO has been officially accredited for ISO-9001 quality in manufacturing.  KYMCO is committed to maximum customer satisfaction and constant innovation, making use of the most advanced CAD/CAE tools to bring superior engineering and design to their products.

The company’s partner in the United States is KYMCO USA with headquarters, marketing and distribution centered in Spartanburg, South Carolina. KYMCO USA is dedicated to building the brand’s reputation and market share through superior value, frequent new product introductions, strategic industry partnerships, and excellence in dealer network support. KYMCO USA has a reputation and expertise gained through over 30 years in the U.S. motorsports industry.