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New Adult Domain .XXX Races Towards Launch With Sponsorship of the 2011 Race of ChampionsInternational All-Star Auto Race in Dusseldorf Features World F1 Champions Sebastian Vettel Michael Schumacher, Jenson Button and .XXX Branding (December 02, 2011)
PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL -- (Marketwire) -- 12/02/11 -- ICM Registry, the official registry for the new .XXX top-level domain (TLD), is speeding towards its global general availability of .XXX domain names on December 6, 2011 with a premium sponsorship of the international Race of Champions at Düsseldorf's ESPRIT arena. The stadium will play host to the ROC Nations Cup on Saturday, December 3rd followed by the Race of Champions itself on Sunday, December 4th.
"We are very excited about sponsoring this world class auto racing event," said Stuart Lawley, CEO of ICM Registry. "We are putting our full support behind promoting .XXX as a global brand and sponsorships of events like this bring a new level of awareness to consumers about the domain."
The Race of Champions features a dazzling line-up of motor sport stars including current Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel and seven-time title winner Michael Schumacher. The race will also feature exciting duels, with Schumacher lined up to battle with fellow F1 world champion Jenson Button -- along with X-Games great Brian Deegan and rally ace Jan Kopecký. Vettel faces another tough group with Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen, fellow F1 driver Vitaly Petrov and GP2 champion Romain Grosjean.
.XXX branding will be featured around the stadium along with its new video advertising running on large screens, placement in the VIP area and as a host of the post-race party.
As well as a stellar driver line-up, the Race of Champions features an impressive array of vehicles including the powerful Audi R8 LMS, VW Scirocco and Skoda Fabia Super 2000 rally car. They will run alongside ROC favourites such as the ROC car, KTM X-Bow, World Touring Racecar and the RX150 buggy.
Tickets are still available from www.raceofchampions.com with prices starting at EUR 19. Sign up for all the latest updates at www.raceofchampions.com, @raceofchampions on Twitter or Race of Champions on Facebook.
About ICM Registry:
ICM Registry, headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, is the registry operator for the .XXX sponsored top-level domain as approved by ICANN in 2011. ICM Registry provides the management and supporting infrastructure for this extension offered via registrars thought the world. Follow us at @dotXXX on Twitter and on Facebook.
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