Drives into Official Vehicle Spot at 2003 HITS Ocala Winter
SAUGERTIES, NY (January 17, 2003)--Horse Shows In The Sun (HITS) is
proud to welcome Volvo as the official vehicle of the HITS Ocala Winter
Circuit. In addition to being the official vehicle, Volvo is also
the title sponsor of the $100,000 Volvo Grand Prix scheduled for Sunday,
March 9, 2003. Outdoor Life Network will provide television coverage
of this prestigious event, allowing those who cannot attend the chance
to share in the excitement.
are delighted that Volvo has assumed the title sponsorship of our
featured Grand Prix event," said Tom Struzzieri, owner and
president of HITS. "The company has a long tradition of being
at the forefront of sponsorship in the equestrian field and we are
proud to add Volvo to our list of sponsors."
will not only treat show goers to an exciting Grand Prix competition,
the local dealership of Taylor Volvo will also allow Volvo enthusiasts
the opportunity to test drive the award-winning XC90. The Volvo
XC90 is an upscale SUV that has received the motor industry's stamp
of approval for its design, performance, and safety. The XC90 was
recently awarded the coveted title of North American Truck of the
Year. A range of Volvo vehicles will be on display for the duration
of the circuit, with two vehicles forming an integral part of one
of the toughest jumps in the Grand Prix ring.
Ocala is a prestigious event on the winter calendar here in Florida
and Taylor Volvo is delighted to be involved as a sponsor,"
said Barry Clark, General Manager, Taylor Volvo. "We are looking
forward to participating at HITS Ocala, and we hope that spectators
will enjoy some exciting horse power both in the ring and on display
at our onsite showroom. We will be offering the Volvo Preferred
Program for existing Volvo owners and we will also have a selection
of pre-owned trucks on display."
is the largest producer of hunter/jumper horse shows in the U.S.,
operating five show grounds nationwide-the Indio Desert Circuit
in California; Ocala Winter Circuit in Florida; Arizona Winter Circuit
in Tucson; HITS Culpeper in Virginia; and HITS Catskills in New
York. In the fall of 2003, HITS will introduce the New Marshall
& Sterling League National Indoor Finals to be held at Worcester's
Centrum Centre, Worcester, Massachusetts.