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2019 Indian Motorcycle Guide – New Models Released

August 30, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on 2019 Indian Motorcycle Guide – New Models Released

Indian, hot on the heels of the 2019 Harley-Davidson motorcycles, releases their second batch of 2019 Indian Motorcycle models! New Mid-size Scouts, Scout Sixty and Scout Bobber, Chief Dark Horse cruiser, Chief Vintage and Springfield […]

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BMW Group Classic at the Goodwood Revival 2018

August 29, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BMW Group Classic at the Goodwood Revival 2018

Munich. For the past twenty years, fans of historic motorsports have anticipated and even longed for an event held in the south of England in late summer. Memories of the spectacular car and motorcycle races […]

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Mees Looks to Clinch at Sunday’s 100th Springfield Mile

August 29, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Mees Looks to Clinch at Sunday’s 100th Springfield Mile

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 27, 2018) – This Sunday’s Harley-Davidson Springfield Mile II (and Saturday’s Springfield Short Track for AFT Singles) is already one of the biggest, fastest and most anticipated motorcycle events of the […]

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More top-three lock-outs: BMW riders on course for the title in the IDM and the French European Bikes Championship

August 28, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on More top-three lock-outs: BMW riders on course for the title in the IDM and the French European Bikes Championship

Munich. BMW Motorrad Motorsport racers have already won twotitles this season – and the last race weekend confirmed that BMWriders will be settling titles between themselves in at least twomore race series. In the International […]

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ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING OFF ROAD’S COLTON HAAKER CLAIMS SECOND AT PRESCOTT ENDUROCROSS OPENER

August 27, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING OFF ROAD’S COLTON HAAKER CLAIMS SECOND AT PRESCOTT ENDUROCROSS OPENER

Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing Off Road Team’s Colton Haaker started his 2018 Endurocross season off strong at the Prescott Endurocross held in Prescott Valley, Ariz. on Saturday night. After taking an early win in […]

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ELIAS & YOSHIMURA SUZUKI WIN AT PITTSBURGH SBK

August 27, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on ELIAS & YOSHIMURA SUZUKI WIN AT PITTSBURGH SBK

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 27. Toni Elias – GSX-R1000 – 4th – 1st Roger Hayden – GSX-R1000 – 7th – DNF Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing’s Toni Elias scored a nail-biting victory aboard his […]

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More top-three lock-outs: BMW riders on course for the title in the IDM and the French European Bikes Championship

August 27, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on More top-three lock-outs: BMW riders on course for the title in the IDM and the French European Bikes Championship

Munich. BMW Motorrad Motorsport racers have already won twotitles this season – and the last race weekend confirmed that BMWriders will be settling titles between themselves in at least twomore race series. In the International […]

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THOMAS KJER-OLSEN FOURTH OVERALL IN BULGARIA

August 26, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on THOMAS KJER-OLSEN FOURTH OVERALL IN BULGARIA

Successfully battling through two challenging motos, FC 250 powered Thomas Kjer-Olsen earned fourth overall in the MX2 category at the GP of Bulgaria. Wrapping up round 17 of the FIM Motocross World Championship with a […]

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BRITISH GP CANCELLED DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER

August 26, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BRITISH GP CANCELLED DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 26. The twelfth round of the 2018 MotoGP season, held at Silverstone Circuit, was cancelled after extreme weather conditions left the track unsafe to ride. Revisions made to the […]

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Productive Portimão Test for Lowes and van der Mark

August 26, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Productive Portimão Test for Lowes and van der Mark

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team riders Alex Lowes and Michael van der Mark returned to WorldSBK action this week after the long summer break, with a productive two-day test at the Autodromo Internacional do […]

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Glemseck 101 2018. Three days of Rock ‘n’ Roll

August 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Glemseck 101 2018. Three days of Rock ‘n’ Roll

On August 31st 2018, Glemseck 101 enters the next round. The event has become established as a constant within the European Café Racer scene. Every year, thousands of visitors head to Leonberg near Stuttgart with […]

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The MXGP Championship is Bulgaria Bound

August 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on The MXGP Championship is Bulgaria Bound

The Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP and Wilvo Yamaha Official MXGP Team’s have travelled east for the seventeenth round of the FIM Motocross World Championship that will take place on the hilly, wide, fast and […]

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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Poised for Silverstone Start

August 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Poised for Silverstone Start

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales are traveling to the United Kingdom for the GoPro British Grand Prix, held at the Silverstone Circuit this weekend. The teammates arrive at the twelfth round feeling […]

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CHAD REED TO RACE SUZUKI RM-Z450 AT AMA MX FINALE

August 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on CHAD REED TO RACE SUZUKI RM-Z450 AT AMA MX FINALE

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 23. Former AMA Motocross Champion Chad Reed will race a Suzuki RM-Z450 this weekend in the final round of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship at the Ironman Raceway […]

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ACROSS THE CHANNEL FOR THE GP OF GREAT BRITAIN

August 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on ACROSS THE CHANNEL FOR THE GP OF GREAT BRITAIN

With the back-to-back races of the Czech Republic and Austria already consigned to the history books, the British circuit of Silverstone is the venue for the 12th round of the season – an emotional circuit […]

Harley-Davidson Delivers Bold Motorcycle Performance And Ride-Enhancing Technology For 2019

August 22, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Harley-Davidson Delivers Bold Motorcycle Performance And Ride-Enhancing Technology For 2019

HARLEY-DAVIDSON DELIVERS BOLD MOTORCYCLE PERFORMANCE AND RIDE-ENHANCING TECHNOLOGY FOR 2019  New Power Cruiser and Infotainment System Top a Full Slate of New Products The all-out performance of the new 2019 Harley-Davidson® FXDR™ 114 model sets the pace for […]

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Richie Morris Racing Signs Sandriana Shipman

August 22, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Richie Morris Racing Signs Sandriana Shipman

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 22, 2018) – Richie Morris Racing (RMR) has signed AFT Singles competitor Sandriana Shipman for the remainder of the 2018 American Flat Track Season. Shipman, who’s displayed flashes of speed in […]

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HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES EXTEND CONTRACT WITH BILLY BOLT

August 21, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES EXTEND CONTRACT WITH BILLY BOLT

Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to announce the signing of a new three-year contract between Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing and enduro star Billy Bolt, which sees the young British racer continue to compete with the […]

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“King Henry” Wiles Reigns Again at Peoria TT

August 19, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on “King Henry” Wiles Reigns Again at Peoria TT

PEORIA, Ill. (August 18, 2018) – Long live the King of Peoria! “King Henry” Wiles (No. 17 Bandit Industries/Wilco Racing/Willy Built Kawasaki Ninja 650) extended his reign in Saturday’s 72nd annual Peoria TT presented by […]

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ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING’S MITCHELL HARRISON IMPRESSES IN THE TOP-FIVE AT BUDDS CREEK NATIONAL

August 19, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING’S MITCHELL HARRISON IMPRESSES IN THE TOP-FIVE AT BUDDS CREEK NATIONAL

The Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing Team headed to the Budds Creek National in Mechanicsville, MD for the penultimate round of the AMA Pro Motocross Championship on Saturday. Mitchell Harrison had a great showing with […]

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BRADLEY RAY SUZUKA 8 HOURS & BSB BLOG

August 19, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BRADLEY RAY SUZUKA 8 HOURS & BSB BLOG

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 18. Brad Ray talks about the Suzuka 8 Hours Endurance World Championship final round in Japan, where he was invited to ride for the Yoshimura Suzuki Motul Racing team, […]

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Join Yamaha Next Weekend at Japan Festival Canada 2018!

August 18, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Join Yamaha Next Weekend at Japan Festival Canada 2018!

Come celebrate with Yamaha Motor Canada at the largest Japanese Cultural Event in North America! The annual event celebrates Japanese culture, food, and technologies around the world and this year’s event marks the 90th Anniversary […]

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BUILDBASE SUZUKI GEARED-UP FOR CADWELL BSB

August 17, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BUILDBASE SUZUKI GEARED-UP FOR CADWELL BSB

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 16. Buildbase Suzuki will head to Cadwell Park this weekend for round eight of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship, looking to use the data gathered at a recent private […]

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BMW Motorrad USA Announces Nate Kern Double R Fest 2018 Coming To Virginia International Raceway, September 15-16

August 15, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BMW Motorrad USA Announces Nate Kern Double R Fest 2018 Coming To Virginia International Raceway, September 15-16

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – August 13, 2018…Riders of allbrands of motorcycles are invited to experience speed and safetythrough BMW technology and engineering – on two wheels and four – atthe Nate Kern Double R Fest, […]

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Yamaha Riders Set for Swiss Grand Prix

August 15, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha Riders Set for Swiss Grand Prix

Following a one-weekend break, Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing’s Romain Febvre and Jeremy Van Horebeek, and Wilvo Yamaha Official MXGP’s Jeremy Seewer and Shaun Simpson are ready to tackle the second stint of three back-to-back […]

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ELIAS & GSX-R1000 DOUBLE PODIUM AT SONOMA SBK

August 14, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on ELIAS & GSX-R1000 DOUBLE PODIUM AT SONOMA SBK

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 18. Toni Elias – GSX-R1000 – 3-2 Roger Hayden – GSX-R1000 – 6-7 Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing’s Toni Elias raced his GSX-R1000 to a pair of podium finishes at […]

TMW Review: Viking Cycle Ironborn Women's Textile Motorcycle Jacket

TMW Review: Viking Cycle Ironborn Women’s Textile Motorcycle Jacket

August 13, 2018 Andrea Comments Off on TMW Review: Viking Cycle Ironborn Women’s Textile Motorcycle Jacket

Everybody needs a traditional do-it-all fabric riding jacket.  This Viking Cycle Ironborn Women’s Textile Motorcycle Jacket in 600D Polyester with Polyurethane coating to protect you from the wind and rain is everything you need at […]

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Seewer Moves to Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP

August 13, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Seewer Moves to Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP

Yamaha Motor Europe N.V is pleased to announce that Jeremy Seewer has been drafted into to the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP Team where he will campaign a YZ450FM alongside the former MXGP World Champion […]

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Power Through 2018. Up to $2,600 off Demo Zero Motorcycles

August 11, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Power Through 2018. Up to $2,600 off Demo Zero Motorcycles

It’s been a great year for electric motorcycles. The 2018 lineup’s smooth, seamless, and powerful riding experience has driven record numbers of enthusiasts to go electric. With limited availability of new motorcycles, we’ve released our […]

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SR75 SUZUKI’S RAMETTE TRIPLE WIN IN ST THIBERY SX

August 9, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on SR75 SUZUKI’S RAMETTE TRIPLE WIN IN ST THIBERY SX

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 8. Thomas Ramette – Suzuki RM-Z450 – 1-1-1- 1st overall. SR75 Suzuki’s Thomas Ramette raced to three victories at Saturday’s St Thibery International Supercross in France and earned a […]

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New 2019 Polaris Slingshot Model Line Introduced

August 9, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on New 2019 Polaris Slingshot Model Line Introduced

Total Motorcycle is pleased to announce the latest and greatest 2019 Polaris Slingshot Model Line each with 179 horsepower! Featuring the brand new 2019 Slingshot Grant Touring with navigation and full body graphics package. 3 […]

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TEAM SUZUKI ECSTAR COMPLETE BOILING BRNO TEST

August 8, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on TEAM SUZUKI ECSTAR COMPLETE BOILING BRNO TEST

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 6. Alex Rins: 9th – 1:55.986 (+ 0.777) Andrea Iannone: 11th – 1:56.111 (+ 0.902) Sylvain Guintoli: 19th – 1:57.843 (+ 2.634) • Unfortunate crash for Andrea Iannone. • […]

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Movistar Yamaha Try New Solutions at Brno Test

August 8, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Try New Solutions at Brno Test

One day after the Monster Energy Grand Prix Ceské republiky race, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi was back on the Automotodrom Brno circuit for a one-day official IRTA test. Teammate Maverick Viñales opted not […]

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JUSTIN BOGLE TO MISS REST OF THE AMA MOTOCROSS SEASON

August 8, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on JUSTIN BOGLE TO MISS REST OF THE AMA MOTOCROSS SEASON

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 7. Autotrader/ Yoshimura/ Suzuki Factory Racing Team’s Justin Bogle will be sidelined for the remainder of the 2018 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship. The Oklahoma rider underwent a successful […]

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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Aspire to Podium Success in Austria

August 8, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Aspire to Podium Success in Austria

Fresh from the Brno Test, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi heads to the Red Bull Ring – Spielberg circuit for this weekend’s eyetime Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich. Maverick Viñales’ crash in the Czech Republic […]

2018 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally: Demo Rides & Thrill Shows

2018 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally: Demo Rides & Thrill Shows

August 6, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on 2018 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally: Demo Rides & Thrill Shows

August 3rd-12th 2018 : 10 DAYS/NIGHTS OF RIDING, FOOD, AND MUSIC  2018 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally – 500,000 riders, concert fanatics, and street-food enjoyers attend the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally every year. Sturgis is located in the […]

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Four Yamaha’s Inside the Top-10 at Belgian Grand Prix

August 6, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Four Yamaha’s Inside the Top-10 at Belgian Grand Prix

Yamaha had a strong presence inside the premier class at the fifteenth round of the FIM Motocross World Championship in Lommel, Belgium, with all four riders finishing inside the top-ten in the overall classification. Monster […]

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THIRD ROW START FOR IANNONE AND RINS IN BRNO

August 6, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on THIRD ROW START FOR IANNONE AND RINS IN BRNO

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 4th Andrea Iannone: 8th – 1:55.270 (+ 0.581) Alex Rins: 9th – 1:55.431 (+ 0.742) Sylvain Guintoli 21st – 1:57.037 (+ 1.499) • Iannone strong on one lap pace […]

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WEEKEND ACTION AUGUST 5th 2018

August 3, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on WEEKEND ACTION AUGUST 5th 2018

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 3. The opening weekend of August sees Team SUZUKI ECSTAR riders back on the MotoGP track in Brno in the Czech Republic for round 10 of the series with […]

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BOILING BRNO GREETS RIDERS AFTER SUMMER BREAK

August 3, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BOILING BRNO GREETS RIDERS AFTER SUMMER BREAK

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 3. Andrea Iannone: 11th – 1:56.644 (+ 0.668) Alex Rins: 12th – 1:56.661 (+ 0.685) Sylvain Guintoli: 24th – 1:58.114 (+ 2.138) • Iannone showing pace around Top 10 […]

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BUILDBASE SUZUKI SET FOR THRUXTON BRITISH SUPERBIKES

August 3, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BUILDBASE SUZUKI SET FOR THRUXTON BRITISH SUPERBIKES

Team Suzuki Press Office – August 2. Buildbase Suzuki heads to Thruxton for round seven of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship, as the season tips past the halfway point. Bradley Ray and Billy McConnell return […]

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American Flat Track Joins Rock Stars Theory of a Deadman for the 2018 Buffalo Chip TT presented by Indian Motorcycle

August 3, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on American Flat Track Joins Rock Stars Theory of a Deadman for the 2018 Buffalo Chip TT presented by Indian Motorcycle

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 2, 2018) – In 2017, the inaugural Buffalo Chip TT blew fans’ minds – more than 10,000 of them. You had an honest-to-goodness American Flat Track national held on a built-overnight […]

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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Are Back in Action in Brno

August 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Are Back in Action in Brno

Fresh from a three-week summer break, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales are ready to commence the second half of the 2018 MotoGP World Championship at this weekend’s Monster Energy Grand Prix Ceské […]

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Home Coming as Lommel Looms for MXGP & MX2 Riders

August 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Home Coming as Lommel Looms for MXGP & MX2 Riders

This weekend Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP’s Jeremy Van Horebeek and Kemea Yamaha Official MX2’s Jago Geerts will race in front of their home fans at the fifteenth round of the FIM Motocross World Championship […]

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ROGER HAYDEN ANNOUNCES RACING RETIREMENT

August 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on ROGER HAYDEN ANNOUNCES RACING RETIREMENT

Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing’s Roger Hayden has announced his intention of retiring from professional racing at the end of this season. The former AMA Supersport Champion, the youngest of the world-famous Hayden brothers, has been […]

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BOBRYSHEV & SUZUKI RM-Z450 WIN AT BRITISH MX

August 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on BOBRYSHEV & SUZUKI RM-Z450 WIN AT BRITISH MX

Evgeny Bobryshev – Race 1 -1st – Race 2 cancelled – 1st overall Evgeny Bobryshev took overall victory at the weekend’s weather-hit fifth round of the Maxxis British Motocross Championship at Duns in Scotland aboard […]

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SUZUKI GSX-R1000 4TH & 10TH AT SUZUKA 8 HOURS

August 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on SUZUKI GSX-R1000 4TH & 10TH AT SUZUKA 8 HOURS

Team Suzuki Press Office S-PULSE DREAM RACING IAI #95 – 4th YOSHIMURA SUZUKI MOTUL RACING #12 – 10th Team KAGAYAMA U.S.A. #11 – 11th Suzuki Endurance Racing Team #2 – 12th MotoMap SUPPLY #9 – […]