AMA Pro Racing Launches Mobile Phone Downloads for Race FansFriday, September 8, 2006 | 12:15 PM
Fans will be able to download race images and signup for text alerts from the AMA Pro Mobile storefront right here. The AMA Pro Mobile storefront is powered by Digital Orchid, the leading provider in the development and distribution of real-time wireless applications for major sports and entertainment brands, giving motorcycle enthusiasts the ability to stay current on the latest news from their favorite sport.
“The AMA Pro Mobile launch is a milestone for fans of AMA racing and the motorcycle community” said John C. Farris, Jr., Vice-President of Commercial Development for AMA Pro Racing. “Fans of AMA Motocross, Superbike, Flat Track and Supermoto will now have 24/7 access via their cell phone to AMA racing results, images and other exciting unique AMA content under development.”
The SMS text message race results will be available starting with the Sept. 10, AMA Toyota Motocross Championship presented by FMF season finale at Glen Helen Raceway, and will also be available for the AMA Superbike Championship presented by Parts Unlimited finale at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Sept. 29 – Oct. 1, the AMA Ford Quality Checked Flat Track Championship finale on Sept. 23 at Scioto Downs, and the remaining two rounds of the AMA Supermoto Championship presented by Parts Unlimited.
“With AMA Pro Mobile, fans will have access to a wealth of racing content and information anywhere, anytime through their mobile phones,” said Daniel Daou, CEO of Digital Orchid. “We are thrilled to be working with AMA Pro Racing, and to provide this service to motorcycle fans through any wireless provider, on any cell phone.”