Cypress, CA. September 19, 2012 -- Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA would like to congratulate Bill Dixon on clinching his 4th consecutive XDL National Championship this past weekend in Portland, Oregon, site of the final round of the 2012 XDL Series.
Ever the consummate professional, Bill and his highly customized Yamaha R6 brought their “A” game to the series, putting on a show that won over both the fans and the judges at each and every stop.
“To do what Bill does on an R6 is absolutely amazing. His skills, along with his enthusiasm and intensity have brought the XDL to a whole new level and we are very fortunate to have him as a spokesman and athlete for our brand”, said Yamaha Sales Promotions Manager Robert Elliott.
"I have to thank Yamaha and Graves Motorsports as well as Speed & Strength, Panic Switch Army, BikeMaster, Dunlop and HT Moto for their support in allowing me to continue to make history and win this Championship for the fourth year in a row" said Bill, "This was the goal when we began the season in Maryland/DC and is the goal every year I compete in the series. I’m excited to get back on the road doing shows and appearance and meeting fans. Then it’s time to get ready to come back to win one more next year!"
“I’m very happy for Bill and congratulate him on his 4th championship. 2012 was a hard fought battle,” said Randy Grube, XDL founder.
With his 4th XDL trophy in hand and the series over until next year, Bill won’t be resting quite yet, instead he’ll be taking his show on the road, bringing Sportbike Freestyle to even more fans. To see a detailed schedule of Bill’s upcoming events and learn more about the 4-time XDL champ go to http://www.billd01.com.