APRIL 25, 2016
BUENA PARK, CA--(Marketwired - April 20, 2016) - Today, Moto Metal announced that the brand is the official truck and automotive wheel of Santa Cruz Syndicate. The partnership will support the team of racers, who recently kicked off the 2016 season in Lourdes, France on April 10, 2016, in the UCI MTB World Cup Downhill Series. Due to their superior performance and excellence in design, Moto Metal wheels have become one of the most predominant choices among professional athletes and drivers in the outdoor and mountain biking section.
"Moto Metal Wheels is proud to become the official wheel of Santa Cruz Syndicate, as they represent the innovation, passion and talent that are required to win at the highest level," commented Mike Bell, Moto Metal Sports Marketing Manager. "Santa Cruz Syndicate is highly respected in the world of mountain biking, and they encompass all we look for in a long-term partnership."
"We at Santa Cruz Syndicate have worked hard to establish ourselves as a respected championship contender since our founding in 2006, and we are excited to include Moto Metal as our newest partner for a successful 2016 season," stated Rob Roskopp, Founder and President of Santa Cruz Bicycles. "Moto Metal's stellar reputation for quality and leading edge technology make its products a great fit for our riders as well as fans. We look forward to a longstanding relationship with Moto Metal."
The UCI Mountain Bike World Cup is a multi-round mountain bike racing series, sanctioned by the Union Cycliste Internationale. The first events were held in 1991. Syndicate riders Greg Minnaar, Steve Peat and Josh Bryceland have a combined total seven UCI World Championships accumulated over the past 15 seasons.
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Not for the mainstream... for the wild. Moto Metal wheels are the ultimate symbol of a culture of unapologetic individuals. Like their owners, they don't play by rules. They are the final piece of a machine built to challenge the norm -- loud and ready to drop jaws.
About Wheel Pros, LLC
Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Wheel Pros is a leading designer, marketer, and distributor of branded aftermarket wheels. The company also distributes performance tires and accessories. Founded in 1995 with two distribution centers, the company today carries proprietary, leading brands that are recognized across all major vehicle segments and are sold through a national footprint of 27 distribution centers and internationally.