MotoGP fans the biggest winners following Miller’s maiden victory

thumbTo celebrate the maiden MotoGP™ victory of up and coming Australian rider, Jack Miller, in Assen on Sunday, the Australian Grand Prix Corporation is thrilled to offer motorsport fans a special ticket offer for the Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2016.

Race goers looking to attend the iconic Phillip Island event will receive discounted prices on all General Admission tickets across the event weekend if they purchase online before 31 July 2016.

Australian Grand Prix Corporation CEO, Andrew Westacott, was pleased to see the young Aussie claim the crown at Assen.

“Jack Miller is an incredible young talent and this maiden victory caps off a remarkable 18 months which has seen him transition from Moto3™ to now rising to the top in the MotoGP™ division for Honda,” said Westacott.

“On behalf of the Australian Grand Prix Corporation, we would like to congratulate Jack and his family on this incredible achievement and trust this will inspire fans to snap up our ticket offer and head to Philip Island in October to soak up everything that the event has to offer.”

Former five-time world motorcycle champion, Mick Doohan, echoed Westacott’s sentiments.

“It is fantastic to see all of Jack’s hard work finally paying off. Miller is most certainly an incredible talent and we can’t wait to see him return to Australia in October,” said Doohan.

Following Miller’s win in Assen, ticket sales for the Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2016 immediately lifted by 23 per cent when compared to the previous race weekend in Catalunya, proving that support for the Townsville youngster is at an all time high.

There are 114 days to go until riders take to track at the Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2016.

For more information and to purchase tickets please visit:www.motogp.com.au.