Thor’s Russell Bobbitt Closes Out National Enduro Season With A Victory

JANESVILLE, WI – November 5, 2012 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Thor’s Russell Bobbitt earned his first win of the season with a steady performance at the AMA National Enduro season finale in Stanton, Ala. Bobbitt earned three test wins on the way to victory, allowing him to secure third in the points standings.

Russell Bobbitt
(Photo: Shan Moore)

Along with the National Enduro hosting its season finale, the GNCC series was also closing out its season. In Hurricane Mills, Tenn., Thor’s Kailub Russell rode with incredible heart as he pushed from the back of the pack at start of the opening lap to finish the second. Russell finished second in the standings, earning the most wins of the season with an impressive five victories.

Kailub Russell
(Photo: Shan Moore)

In the women’s class, Maria Forsberg earned her 13th-straight win of the season, giving her a perfect season. The accomplishment comes after clinching the championship with four rounds remaining, along with claiming an overall victory at Round 11 amongst the entire field in the morning races.

Maria Forsberg
(Photo: Shan Moore)

In Genoa, Italy, Thor’s Gautier Paulin competed in the Genoa Superbowl Supercross. His 4-3 race results placed him third overall and on the prestigious podium.

Gautier Paulin
(Photo: KRT- Pascal Haudiquert)

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About Thor Motocross
Thor is the originator of motocross apparel. When Torsten Hallman made his first U.S trip to race and promote motocross in 1966, he began developing T.H.O.R. (Torsten Halman Original Racewear) riding gear. Thor is a hardcore, grass roots company that is continued proof of what it takes to reach the top and more importantly, how to stay there. It is the only company with over 40 years of experience in the motocross marketplace.

Thor combines design and marketing, with superior distribution through Parts Unlimited to reach it’s thousands of dealers and consumers. Thor prides itself on key selling features like quality, strength and performance. Thor is more than a brand. It’s a lifestyle.

About Parts Unlimited
Parts Unlimited is the world’s largest distributor of aftermarket accessories in the powersports industry and is owned by LeMans Corporation headquartered in Janesville, Wisconsin. Parts Unlimited sells to over 12,000 dealerships world wide and continues to expand its market penetration with its sister companies, Parts Canada, Parts Europe and Drag Specialties.

Parts Unlimited continues to promote racing through its campaign WE SUPPORT THE SPORT®, helping to drive consumers to dealerships, while entertaining its dealers through hospitalities at the events it sponsors.