PCM to be featured on tonight’s episode of "Modern Marvels"

10.07.2008: PCM to be featured on tonight’s episode of "Modern Marvels"

Pacific Coast Motorsports will be featured on tonight’s episode of The History Channel’s hit show "Modern Marvels" tonight at 9:00 pm ET.

The episode, titled "Crashes" takes an in-depth look at the safety innovations in Open-Wheel racing. Filmed at the Champ Car finale at the 2008 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, the episode prominently features the Pacific Coast Motorsports teams and partners, and includes interviews with PCM Team Owner Tyler Tadevic, PCM IndyCar driver Mario Dominguez and PCM Atlantic driver Frankie Muniz.

"Modern Marvels’ is a terrific show that explains in layman’s terms the technologies behind many of today’s achievements," said PCM Team Owner, Tyler Tadevic. "This is our second time featured on "Modern Marvels" this year, and we are very proud to be part of their program.

The "Carbon" episode was fascinating, and we are looking forward to tonight’s show. We’re always looking for ways to reach out to the non-motorsports media, and this exposure is extremely beneficial for our partners, our team and our athletes."

Racetrack safety is also highlighted in the episode. The "Modern Marvels" crew sat down with Long Beach President and CEO Jim Michaelian and Lon Bromley from the Champ Car Safety Team to discuss the latest developments in race circuit safety.

Modern Marvels: Celebrating ingenuity, invention and imagination brought to life on a grand scale; MODERN MARVELS tells the fascinating stories of the doers, dreamers and sometime-schemers who created everyday items, technological breakthroughs and man-made wonders.

Modern Marvels is a documentary television series on The History Channel that answers the question of how many things in the modern world are possible, and where they came from. Modern Marvels airs Monday-Friday at 8pm/7:00 central. For more information, visit: http://www.history.com/minisites/modernmarvels.

About Pacific Coast Motorsports: Formed in 2002 and based in Oxnard, California, Pacific Coast Motorsports are champions on the track and in the marketplace. The 2004 Toyota Atlantic Champions have competed in a diverse array of motorsports challenges, from open wheel to sports car racing and succeeded in every discipline.

Off the track, PCM has represented some of the countries most recognizable names, from Imperial Capital Bank to Menards, TECATE and Vonage to Uniden establishing successful, high-profile marketing platforms that deliver meaningful exposure and a quantifiable return on investment.

PCM is dedicated to success and committed to go beyond the traditional means to deliver value and exceed the expectations of our partners.

PCM fields the #96 Visit Mexico City car in the IndyCar series with Mario Dominguez. Carl Skerlong #14, and Actor turned racecar driver Frankie Muniz #41 compete for Pacific Coast Motorsports in the 2008 Atlantic championship. Follow our 2008 IndyCar and Atlantic season at www.PCMracing.com.

- Katie Brannan, PCM -

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10.07.2008 / MaP

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