JANESVILLE, WI – April 28, 2013 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Thor MX would like to congratulate Ryan Villopoto on earning his third consecutive Monster Energy Supercross championship. In accomplishing his third-straight championship, Villopoto becomes only one of four riders to do so, and the first since the 2003 season. With one race remaining, he collected a season and career high nine main event wins, along with another four podium finishes, and Thor is thrilled to see Villopoto’s never-give-up attitude propel him to historical status with the likes of Ricky Carmichael, Jeremy McGrath, and Bob Hannah.
About Thor MX
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 Hallman 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.