Courtesy of Kawasaki Motor Corp
Irvine, Calif. (November 19, 2014) – After nearly 25 years,
“Showtime” is coming back to Kawasaki. Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.
announced today that Jeremy McGrath has entered into a role as brand
ambassador. The seven-time Monster Energy Supercross champion returns to
Kawasaki Team Green™ and will promote Kawasaki’s complete product line,
including the KX™, Mule™, Ninja®, Jetski® and Teryx® brands.
“As the top grass roots racing program in the industry, I am excited
to reunite with the team and do everything I can to promote Kawasaki and
help all of the Team Green riders,” said McGrath. “During my racing
career and even since retirement, I always kept my eye on Team Green for
the next stars of our sport. At this stage in my life, giving back to
the sport I love is a top priority, and for that I feel Kawasaki is the
McGrath earned his first supercross win aboard a Kawasaki KX™125 in
1990 while racing for the prestigious Kawasaki Team Green program. Along
with his promotional duties, McGrath will also serve as a mentor to the
Kawasaki Team Green and professional factory supported riders, passing
along advice from his many years at the top of the sport.
“Kawasaki is excited to have Jeremy back,” said Kawasaki Director of
Marketing Chris Brull. “For him to come back to his roots and begin
another relationship with Kawasaki truly is a complement to our products
and brand. It is very fitting that Jeremy will join Ryan Villopoto, a
four-time Monster Energy Supercross Champion in specific promotions of
After more than 30 successful years, the idea that launched the
program remains the same. Team Green supports riders at all levels and
ensure everyone who rides a Kawasaki is part of the Kawasaki family of
owners, riders, dealers and technicians spread across the country. With
McGrath’s addition to the Kawasaki family, it only strengthens the
brand’s reputation for building champions.
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