VIRginia International Raceway announced today that Jason Britton, star of Speed TV’s SuperBike series, will be a featured performer at the Suzuki White Lightning AMA Pro SuperBike Nationals presented by Foremost Insurance to be held August 13th – 15th, 2010.
Britton, who is widely recognized as the premier motorcycle stunt rider in the sport, is now in his fourth season of the popular television series."Jason Britton has been a popular attraction and a tremendous crowd pleaser here in the past," said Josh Lief, General Manager of VIRginia International Raceway. "His presence will only add to what already promises to be our biggest event of the year." Britton, who started riding motorcycles when he was just two years old, began competing in motocross at age 12 and has gone on to star in a number of movies in addition to his TV work on Speed TV. Today, he is considered a leading figure in the realm of extreme motorsports.This new and improved event will have the AMA Pro SuperBikes & Harley XR 1200 race series headlining the competition. Fans will also find free parking, big screen outdoor viewing, fireworks, two nights of live music, vendors, unique food and the always popular umbrella girls as part of an exciting show this year. "VIRginia International Raceway has always been one of our favorite stops," said Jason Britton about the upcoming event. "With everything that is planned, we firmly believe that the Suzuki White Lightning AMA Pro SuperBike nationals presented by Foremost Insurance will be one the highlights of the 2010 season."VIRginia International Raceway is a multi-purpose road racing facility, located on the Dan River between Danville and South Boston, Virginia. VIR hosts a wide range of professional and amateur auto and motorcycle racing and track events, and is well established as "America’s Motorsport Resort."