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Stark Future Makes Global History: First Electric Vehicle Triumphs Over Combustion in Arenacross Championship.

The world of motorsport witnessed an unprecedented moment of triumph as British rider Jack Brunell,riding for the Stark Future Racing team, made history by clinching the first-ever track racing championship win on an electric vehicle versus combustion. This groundbreaking achievement marks a significant milestone in the evolution of electric technology in motorsport especially for Stark Future, the innovative company that defied skeptics to pave the way for this historic win.

The final round of The British Arenacross Championship took place amidst roaring crowds at London´s Wembley Arena. At Jack Brunell’s home round, and after 10 years of fighting for a Championship victory, London-born Brunell showcased his exceptional skill and tenacity aboard his Stark VARG. With double points on offer, Brunell clinched 3rd overall in the Pro main event winning his first-ever British Arenacross title by a whopping 34 points. The victory not only highlighted Brunell’s prowess and patience as a rider but also served as a testament to the cutting-edge technology and unwavering determination of Stark Future in pushing the boundaries of what’s possible.

Under ACU Regulations; the 2024 British Arenacross Championship, marked the inaugural occasion where electric motorcycles competed directly with combustion engines in such a high-stakes competition. The challenge was immense, with many doubting the capability of the Stark VARG to compete at such a high level. Brunell’s victory unequivocally demonstrates that electric technology is not only competitive but also capable of succeeding in fair and transparent competition, earning its rightful place alongside the dominant combustion counterparts in the industry.

Speaking after his monumental victory, ¨After our first win in Belfast, I showed everyone what the bike was capable of! Said Brunell ¨coming to the final round in London, was very stressful and, I felt the pressure… but I and the team managed to do it. YES!! This is for you Dad and for everybody else who has worked so hard for this!¨

The British Arenacross Championship at Wembley Stadium served as the perfect stage for this groundbreaking feat, drawing spectators from around the globe who witnessed firsthand the fusion of innovation and adrenaline-fueled action, all made possible by Stark Future’s pioneering spirit.

Commenting on the significance of Brunell´s and Stark Future´s Title Victory Anton Wass, CEO & Founder of Stark Future stated, “This is more than we ever imagined. Thank you Jack for making this a reality. We couldn’t have dreamed for more… Jack is the first rider in history to ever win a Championship on an electric bike against Combustion in any series!”

In addition to Jack Brunell’s triumph, Stark Future also secured the Manufacturers Championship title,spearheaded by Jack, Justin Bogle, injured Eddie Wade, and replacement rider Yannis Irsuti. Further cementing their position as frontrunners in the motorcycle industry. Following the weekend’s event, they are even more enthusiastic about the prospects of electric technology in the realm of off-road racing and remain committed to their path of innovation and excellence. Sebastian Tortelli, Stark Future Racing Director, remarked, ´It’s a big surprise. We took on the challenge and we performed. We kept pushing and we will continue to keep pushing. We have plans…!¨

Brunell’s triumph not only signifies a monumental achievement for himself and his team but also marks a pivotal moment in the journey towards a more sustainable and environmentally conscious future for motorsport. As the world celebrates this historic win, anticipation builds for what lies ahead, Stark Future is undoubtedly poised to continue making waves and inspiring generations to come.

As Anton Wass highlights, ¨We would like to thank Arenacross and the ACU for their continued support, despite our extensive efforts, certain federations worldwide still restrict the VARG from competing on equal terms with combustion bikes. Nevertheless, we remain hopeful that our ongoing endeavors will underscore the potential for harmonious coexistence. Our ultimate goal is to witness not only Stark Future but, more importantly, our valued consumers engaging in racing and relishing the unparalleled experience that the VARG provides¨.