The 2012 MotoGP season is slated to kick off April 8 under the lights of the Losail circuit in Qatar. This season marks a new era in Grand Prix, with the reintroduction of 1000cc bikes in the premier class. It’s a momentous time, but let’s not forget the MotoGP headline for 2012 – the return of Motorcycle USA’s Fantasy GP racing game! That’s right, armchair racers can once again fight for GP bench-racing glory by proxy. Even better news, the good folks at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca are upping the ante for the Fantasy action by providing VIP access to the 2012 Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
Back for its third year, the 2012 Fantasy GP Racing VIP Vacation contest will deliver VIP treatment to the Red Bull USGP. The bounty includes a flight to Monterey, California and hotel room for the 2012 Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix festivities. The package includes two Rev Limiter Zone Passes, Souvenir Programs and two tickets to the Turn-4 Flagroom. The winner also gets treated to a dinner for two at a Mazda Raceway-partner restaurant. Players enter the Fantasy GP Racing VIP Vacation contest by agreeing to the terms & conditions by checking the contest box when creating a Fantasy GP team.
Fantasy GP racing represents a fun, and free, way to enhance Grand Prix racing fans love of the sport. Players earn points based off the results of the real-world knights of MotoGP. Rules are simple, select one A-Rider and two B-Riders for every round, as well as a team selection. Points reflect the riders results in the actual race, with special five-point bonus for the fastest lap. Fantasy racers can make their selections up to two hours before the race.
The Motorcycle USA Fantasy GP game pits fan against fan in a friendly format. Players are automatically entered into the site-wide Fantasy GP league, but individuals can join or create private leagues with friends and family. Already MotoGP fans are making Motorcycle USA the home for their own Fantasy GP grudge matches. Make it yours as well by joining up to claim your virtual racing glory!
Climb on folks, bench-racing bragging rights are on the line. Sign up right now for Motorcycle USA’s Fantasy GP 2012 and check the terms & conditions box to enter the 2012 Fantasy GP Racing VIP Vacation contest.
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*About Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca*
Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca was established in 1957. The world-renowned raceway has been operated since its inception by the Sports Car Racing Association of the Monterey Peninsula (SCRAMP), a not-for-profit 501C (4) corporation. Each race season, SCRAMP donates its net proceeds to the volunteer groups that help put on the races.