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Drag Bikes: Nitrous Express Turns Up the Heat on Street Bikes

6 October 1998

Wichita Falls, Texas - Nitrous Express, the manufacturer of nitrous oxide systems dubbed "The New kit On The Block", announced today their increased involvement in the AMA/Prostar Streetbike Shootout series for 1999.

"From the Funnybike ranks all the way down to stock street bikes, racers are going quicker and faster then ever before because of our unique nozzle design" said Kevin Schultheis, Sales and Marketing Director, "our goal is tove give the most exciting class, and one of the lowest paying, an incentive to run fast."

Nitrous Express has increased their contingency pay out for the 1999 series in the Streetbike Shootout to pay $300 to win, $200 for the runner-up, $100 for semi-finalists and $50 for the quarter finalists.

Also introduced is an exclusive Nitrous Express Seven Second Club, designed to honor the first eight bikes that run a seven second elapsed time in official qualifying or competition.

"The day is coming soon when one of these two-wheeled rockets will enter the sevens for the first time" continued Schultheis, "we plan on making it something awsome to remember."

The 7-second club is open to any bike, regardless of nitrous system brand or the use of a turbocharger.

All entrees will receive an embroidered honorary member^s jacket. The first first member will also receive a check for $250, remaining entrants will each receive $100.

An season end bonus of $500 will also be awarded to the quickest bike using a Nitrous Express system.