The Eclipse Racing Team Presented by Easy Care Inc./Dunafon Development, LLC returns this year with a mixture of young aggressive and talented veteran racers. The team will kick off its season at this year's Valley of the Sun Stage Race (Phoenix, AZ) which will serve as the team's first official race outing.
For 2006, Eclipse Racing has strengthened its team by adding seven new faces to the roster while retaining 11 of last year's team-mates, including Tour of the Gila category 2 winner, Kyle Colavito and Arizona State Points Champion Scott Blanchard. Blanchard and Colavito will head Eclipse Racing's cat. 1 team with Shane Peltonen returning after being off a year due to an injury. Team captain Scott Blanchard said, "We're very excited to have Kyle and Shane returning for 2006. We're looking at two other specific riders to be added by the end of January to complete our five man cat. 1 team."