MCE Insurance announced as the new title sponsor of the Ulster Grand Prix!
MCE Insurance are proud to announce they are the new title sponsor of the Ulster Grand Prix, also known as the World's fastest road race.
The UK and Ireland's number one bike insurer already have a vast heritage in the sport as the long time sponsors of the MCE British Superbike Championship and are looking to strengthen their ties with the Irish market in their partnership with this prestigious road race.
Chief Executive of MCE Insurance Company Julian Edwards said: 'We've been keen to get behind a road racing event in Ireland for some time and when we heard we may have an opportunity to sponsor the World's fastest road race we knew it was the one for us!
'We've been title sponsor of the MCE British Superbike championship for nearly a decade and we're in a fantastic position to show the Irish market what we have to offer! We won't be a silent partner to say the least, racing is in our blood and we will do everything we can to add to the amazing work already being done by the UGP team to make the biggest and best event it can be!'
Noel Johnston, Clerk of the Course at the Ulster Grand Prix added: 'We are truly delighted to make this major announcement, which marks the beginning of an exciting new chapter for the Ulster Grand Prix,'
'We've seen and been impressed by the support MCE Insurance has offered the BSB in the past eight years. This a company that understands bikes and the mentality of both bikers and bike fans, making it a fantastic fit for us and one which we believe will allow us to really build our profile as the world's fastest road race across the UK, Ireland and beyond.
'For us, MCE's decision to commit to a three year deal is a clear demonstration of confidence in the strength of our event, which undoubtedly offers some of the most thrilling racing seen anywhere on the roads, and its ability to offer significant exposure and value to its partners.'
24.05.2016 - Big Ed