Suzuki Celebrates Strong Line up for 2008

Suzuki Celebrates Strong Line up for 2008NewsReleaseSuzuki Celebrates Strong Lineup for2008 Satellite Road Race TeamsGeoff May joins Aaron Yates on Jordan Suzuki squadBREA,Calif., (Dec. 13, 2007) – American Suzuki Motor Corp. (ASMC) is excited toagain providelimitedfactory support to its satellite road race teams for the 2008season. Leading the charge this year are the Michael JordanMotorsports Suzuki team, the M4 EMGO Suzuki team and MatsushimaPerformance Suzuki in AMA road racing, as well as the VesrahSuzuki team in WERA endurance racing. All of these teams includeimpressive rosters of new and returning riders for 2008.“The2008 road race season will be an exciting one for all the Suzukisatellite teams,â€ said PatAlexander,ASMC Sports Promotions Manager. “Although we provide support tomany road raceteams,the Jordan Suzuki, M4 EMGO Suzuki and Matsushima PerformanceSuzuki teams are some of the more visible in the AMA road racepaddock. And the Vesrah Suzuki team continues to impress with itsmulti-championship-winning performance in endurance racing. Welook forward to another successful road race season in 2008.â€TheJordan Suzuki team will see former AMA Supersport and SuperstockChampion Aaron Yatesreturnto the fold, but this year he is joined by Geoff May. In 2007,Yates finished fourth overall inAMASuperbike and third overall in AMA Superstock, while May finishedfourth overall in AMASuperstock.For 2008, the duo will race the Suzuki GSX-R1000 motorcycles –Yates again in both AMA Superbike and AMA Superstock, and May willfocus on AMA Superstock events.TheM4 EMGO Suzuki team will include returning rider Martin Cardenasin AMA Supersport andFormulaXtreme. Last year, Cardenas joined the team mid-season and cardedthree podium finishes in Supersport and one podium finish inFormula Xtreme. Joining Cardenas are newly signed Blake Young, whowill race AMA Supersport and AMA Superstock, and Cory West, whowill race AMA Supersport only in 2008.Allthree Matsushima Performance Suzuki riders will race in AMASupersport and AMA FormulaXtremethis season. Returning rider Danny Eslick, who finished 14th inAMA Superpsort last year,willbe joined by newly signed Garrett Carter and Chris Siebenhaar.Finally,rounding out the Suzuki road racing effort, the Vesrah Suzuki teamwill again compete in the WERA National Endurance ChampionshipSeries on Suzuki GSX-R1000 machines after having won an impressivesix championships and 58 races. The four-man team includes teamowner Mark Junge, as well as Tray Batey, John Jacobi and ChrisUlrich.Formore information on all Suzuki’s road race teams, please logontowww.teamsuzuki.com.If you liked what this guy has to say pass it on Clickhere to email this to a friend.Amazon.com WidgetsContact Us | Men’s Motorcycle ApparelCopyright© Steel Horse MotorcycleNews.  May 15, 2012.

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