#TheMotorpointBigMatch

#TheMotorpointBigMatch widnesvikings.co.uk

15th March 2018

Widnes Vikings and Motorpoint have teamed up to create a cracking Easter Monday clash between the Vikings and St Helens.

With the return of the Karalius Cup, a unique video challenge series featuring Vikings and Saints legends, and exclusive fan experiences, Motorpoint, Widnes’ leading local used car supermarket, are definitelymaking this a game to remember.

Motorpoint is the UK's largest independent car retailer, with twelve large showrooms across England, Scotland and Wales. They have been proud Official Partners of Widnes Vikings since 2014. Their Widnes branch stocks more than 500 new and nearly new low mileage cars from 35 different manufacturers, and offers easy access to a further 7,000 more through Motorpoint’s group stock. The dealership are proud to deliver fantastic value and customer service.

The #MotorpointBigMatch will creatively showcase the rivalry between both teams, with Widnes Vikings legend Mark Smith taking on Saints’ great Paul Sculthope in a unique social media video series filmed at Oulton Park. This fantastic challenge will see the two former captains battle it out at the famous motor racing circuit to win bragging rights for their team, ahead of the big game.

Motorpoint will also be driving a number of special fan experiences, including hosting a Vikings Easter Egg Hunt at their Widnes showroom and offering a special competition that will give one lucky Saints or Vikings supporter the chance to present the Karalius Cup. With exclusive competitions and events set to be announced in the build-up to the game, supporters are urged to follow Motorpoint on social media to keep up to date with the latest opportunities.

Kevin Cartwright, General Manager of Motorpoint, Widnes, says: “Widnes Vikings vs St Helens is one of the signature Super League fixtures, so we are delighted to have the opportunity to help add some extra excitement around this special game. 

“As a business that is proud to play an active role in its community, we are committed to supporting the things that are important to local people, especially our hometown team – Widnes Vikings. We hope that these efforts help build a big crowd for what is set to be a fantastic game and give the loyal supporters a real day to remember.” 

Joe Mellor, Co-Captain of Widnes Vikings, says: “The Vikings vs Saints game is always a special one, with some fantastic battles on the field over the years. It is great to see Motorpoint getting behind the fixture this season, to help make it an even bigger event. We are excited to be playing for the Karalius Cup and for the big atmosphere that will be created. I hope that supporters of both teams come down in numbers for what is set be a brilliant Easter Monday derby day.”  

Make sure to keep checking the Widnes Vikings social media channels over the next few days for details of when the first #MotorpointBigMatch is published.

 

Tickets for the game against St Helens is available to purchase from the online ticketing platform, the ticket line on 0151 495 2250 or by visiting the Vikings Superstore, located within Tesco Extra, Widnes.

Prices are as follows: 

Member Price / Advanced Price One (Bought more than 7 days in advance of the game)

Standard Seating

Adult:                   £19.00  
Concession:          £14.00  
Junior:                  £8.00 

Executive Silver Seating

Adult                 £28.00  
Concession        £22.00  
Junior                £14.00

Executive Gold Seating

Adult                 £32.00 
Concession         £24.00  
Junior                £16.00

 

Advanced Price Two (Bought within 7 days of the game)

Standard Seating

Adult:                   £22.00  
Concession:          £15.00  
Junior:                  £12.00 

Executive Silver Seating

Adult                 £30.00  
Concession        £24.00  
Junior                £16.00 

Executive Gold Seating

Adult                 £34.00 
Concession         £26.00  
Junior                £18.00

 

Match Day Price

Standard Seating

Adult:                   £24.00  
Concession:          £17.00  
Junior:                  £14.00  

Executive Silver Seating

Adult                 £32.00  
Concession        £26.00  
Junior                £18.00

Executive Gold Seating

Adult                 £36.00 
Concession         £28.00  
Junior                £20.00

 

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