ODYSSEY® Battery Takes Over Title Sponsorship of The Mint 400 Contingency
Come check out the largest collection of off-road vehicles and accessories in off-road!
The Mint 400 announced the return of its massive contingency, this year with new title sponsor ODYSSEY® battery. This year marks the sixth consecutive year The Mint 400 will host the ultimate display of off-road vehicles and accessories right in the middle of downtown Las Vegas on Fremont St. East. Tens of thousands of enthusiasts flood Fremont Street on Friday to witness the unparalleled spectacle of over 350 off-road race vehicles parading among hundreds of off-road aftermarket brands and manufacturers. This historic annual gathering dates back to 1970’s, when The Mint 400 was actually started on Fremont St. in front of The Mint Hotel.
The ODYSSEY® battery Extreme Series™ features twice the overall power and three times the service life of conventional batteries, making them ideal for the ultra harsh proving grounds of off-road racing. Sponsor of the Camburg Off-Road Engineering Race Team, Odyssey® battery products are race condition proven, making them ideal for racing, support vehicles, UTV’s, as well as your daily driver.
“No other motorsport lets fans get so close to the race vehicles and meet their heroes in person. The combination of the racing spectacle and accessibility makes The Mint 400 the perfect event for ODYSSEY® battery to directly reach enthusiasts,” stated Market Content and Sponsorship Manager, Maria Orlando-Krick.
“We are stoked to have ODYSSEY® battery onboard. They make a great product that is born from the harsh demands of off-road racing. It’s important for us to have brands involved with The Mint 400 that make quality products that enthusiasts can buy on the spot to improve their daily driver. We want to connect racing back to everyday automotive products,” stated Mint 400 CEO, Matt Martelli.
Odyssey® battery will also be the presenting sponsor of the 4 Wheel Parts Vehicle Parade that kicks of the four days of off-road festivities. Come and visit Odyssey battery at Contingency to check out their full line of batteries Friday, March 3rd 2017 at Tech & Contingency on Fremont Street East and Saturday, March 4th 2017 at the Primm Valley Mint 400 Start/Finish in Primm, NV directly behind Buffalo Bills Casino.
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