Gas Gas Receives Capital Injection of US$6 Million

GIRONA, Spain (13 January 2000) — The Spanish motorcycle brand Gas Gas, specialized in sport off-road models and global leader of trial bikes, has received a capital injection of ESP1 billion (EUR6.01mn;US$6.14mn) from the investment group Excel Partners. In doing so, Excel Partners obtains a 35.5% share in the company, with the remaining interests in