>Santa Monica, CA–May 22, 2015 – Red Bull’s 2015 limited edition camoflauged-themed can will be available through military channels from Memorial Day through the end of July. For the fourth year, a portion of the proceeds from cans sold on military bases will benefit the Military Warriors Support Foundation. The 2015 can design incorporates the Red Bull Global Rallycross series, which will host an event stop this summer at a military base. The stop will be the first ever Red Bull Global Rallycross event to take place on a military base, and will air on NBC on July 5th at 5 pm EST.
Additionally, the can features a call to action to Race The Baseonline in the “Red Bull Global Rallycross Challenge” where players with the fastest race times will earn merchandise and unique racing experiences. Play the game at http://rbgrc.redbull.com.
“Whether vitalizing body and mind for our soldiers in their moments of need to focus and perform, or by supplying nearly 10 homes for combat wounded heroes or families of fallen heroes, Red Bull has been an crucial partner,” said Ken Eakes, Executive Director, Military Warriors Support Foundation. “We are excited to introduce the 2015 can and celebrate our continued partnership.”
The Military Warriors Support Foundation’s Homes4WoundedHeroes program awards mortgage-free homes and three years of family and financial mentoring to wounded combat heroes as well as spouses of fallen combat heroes. Further details are available atmilitarywarriors.org.
About Red Bull Global Rallycross
Designed to produce some of the fastest and most exciting racing in motorsports, Red Bull Global Rallycross pits small production-based cars against each other in door-to-door racing featuring dirt, asphalt, and table-top jumps. With enhanced engineering and safety features, the cars produce 600 horsepower and can accelerate from 0-60 miles per hour in less than two seconds, and can also withstand 70-foot jumps and other vehicle contact.