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GBC Motorsports Announces $20,000 in Heartland Challenge Prizes

  • GBC Motorsports has announced the updated payout schedule for the 2012 Heartland Challenge.
  • Monetary awards totaling $20,000 will be provided to top finishing teams and Ironman competitors, including $6,000 for the Pro Class, $3,000 for Pro-Am, $2,500 for Pro Utility Ironman, $1,500 for Ironman and many more.
  • Winning Side-by-Side UTV teams in three classes will be awarded $1,000 purses.

Anaheim, Calif. - August 9, 2012 - GBC Motorsports has announced that there will be $20,000 in payouts for the 5th Annual GBC Motorsports Heartland Challenge. The August 16-18 event in Carlisle, IA draws hundreds of competitors from across the country for one of the most intense endurance ATV and UTV races around.

The GBC Motorsports Heartland Challenge features three different endurance races throughout the three-day gathering of ATV and UTV enthusiasts. The adult ATV Challenge features a 10-hour race in which 14 classes compete simultaneously. The winning Pro Class team will be awarded $6,000 while the Pro-Am winners will receive $3,000. Top honors in the Pro Utility Ironman class will earn the winning rider $2,500, while the Ironman class winner will get $1,500. Other class winners will be awarded $500.

The Heartland Challenge also features a 4-hour Side-by-Side UTV race for adults, with $1,000 awards for each of the UTV classes.

For a complete listing of class payouts see the table below.

2012 GBC Motorsports Heartland Challenge Payouts 

10-Hour Adult ATV Challenge




Pro Utility Ironman




A Class


B Class


C Class


+30 Class


+40 Class




Open 4x4






4-Hour Adult UTV Challenge


850 Limited


850 Modified


UTV Open


For more information and to register for the 2012 GBC Motorsports Heartland Challenge, visit For the latest updates and event information be sure to follow and

About GBC Motorsports
GBC Motorsports has been building ATV tires for over 30 years. Manufactured under the Greenball name initially, in 1995, GBC Motorsports was formed to focus on bringing to the ATV and Powersports market performance tires for every riding style. GBC Motorsport’s passion is to provide the highest quality, best value, and most innovative performance tires to the Powersports enthusiast.

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