Team Suzuki Press Office – February 16.
The third weekend in February sees Team SUZUKI ECSTAR on-track for MotoGP™ testing in Thailand, Suzuki’s AMA/ FIM World Supercross team Autotrader/ Yoshimura/ Suzuki Factory Racing at round 7 at Arlington in Texas; and the Maxed Power Arenacross Tour in the UK finale at Wembley in the UK, where reigning Champions SR75 World Suzuki and Team FRO Systems are in contention for the series crown aboard their RM-Z450 machinery.
February 16-18th: Official MotoGP™ Test. Chang International Circuit. Thailand. Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s Alex Rins and Andrea Iannone have been on track today, setting impressive 2nd and 9th positions and will spend the weekend testing further new parts and settings on their GSX-RR machinery.
February 17th: Round 7. Arlington. Texas. USA. Round 7 of AMA/ FIM World Supercross. Following Justin Hill’s Victory last weekend in the 250 West Coast series aboard his RM-Z250, this weekend sees the opening round of the 250 East Coast Supercross series, featuring Jimmy Decotis and Kyle Peters. They will join team-mates Weston Peick and Malcolm Stewart aboard their RM-Z450 machinery.
February 17th: Round 7. SSE Arena, Wembley. London. UK. The 2018 Maxed Power Arenacross Tour Finale sees Suzuki RM-Z450 machinery holding 1-2-5 positions in the series with Team FRO Systems Cedric Soubeyras just three-points ahead of defending champion Thomas Ramette (SR75 World Suzuki). Ramette’s team-mate Cyrille Coulon is currently fifth in the standings, 27 points behind, but as there’s double points up for grabs, the title could be won by several riders.