Big Time Motorcycle Racing Has A New Series Player - Welcome MotoAmerica
Two-time AMA Superbike and three-time FIM 500cc World Champion Wayne Rainey says he's just a cog in the wheel of MotoAmerica.
That's the affiliate American motorcycle road racing series of the KRAVE Group
, comprising Terry K
ainey, Chuck A
ksland, and Richard V
arner, which purchased the commercial rights to US road racing from the AMA this past September. In actuality, the 53-year-old Californian brings a familiar face, legendary determination, and international support to a national superbike style motorcycle championship that has struggled for years under mixed leadership.
The first race (of a nine race season
) of this inaugural MotoAmerica racing series
is just a few short weeks away - Friday through Sunday, April 10-12, 2015 - and will begin paired with the European run MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas event at Circuit Of The Americas outside of Austin, Texas.
The Thermal Club provided a perfect backdrop to the unique promise MotoAmerica represents ... it is time for the United States to re-establish itself as an environment for racer and competition development.
And ... Yes! - This bike, and this racer, depicted in the video above (#18 GEICO Suzuki MotoAmerica Superbike - Chris Ulrich
), was the combination members of the media were treated to tag-a-long rides on, and with.
... notes from The EDJE