Round 9 – AMA Superbike Series, Race 1 – Heartland Park Topeka
AMA American Superbike riders will race again tomorrow in the second of two Superbike races at Heartland Park Topeka in Topeka, Kansas.
AMA Superbike Top 10 Finishers
Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati pilot Larry Pegram won Superpole for the Heartland Park Topeka round of the AMA Pro American Superbike series on Friday. Pegram, mounted on a Ducati 1098R, set the quickest time in the one-lap shootout with a mark of 1:36.368 to top Aaron Yates, Jake Holden, and Ben Bostrom. The veteran racer Pegram put in a fantastic performance in the first day at a new circuit.
Larry Pegram Speaks…
Corona Extra Honda Riders Neil Hodgson and Jake Holden each took home a ninth place finish at the Mid Ohio Superbike race this weekend. Both riders had their share of struggles and challenges getting up to speed in the races but worked hard and came home with top-ten placings.
The Corona Extra Honda Racing Team will be "RACING TO THE LIME" at the AMA Superbike Event, Mid Ohio Sports Car Course next weekend July 17-19th. Come and meet riders riders Neil Hodgson #100 and Jake Holden #59 and the rest of the team at the following local-area promotions.
Thursday July 16th: 11 am until 1 pm
Golf Tournament / Media Interviews
Little Turtle Golf Course
5400 Little Turtle Way
Westerville, OH 43801
Friday July 17th: 7 pm until 8 pm
Race day at Laguna Seca was to be another series of ups and downs (quite literally for Hodgson) but in the end both Corona Extra Honda Riders put in strong rides with Neil Hodgson finishing sixth and Jake Holden right behind in seventh.
Jake Holden led an unpredictable AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited practice session while Roger Hayden topped the charts in AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL practice in the opening day of Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix on-track activities at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
Corona Extra Honda Racing joins the world Moto GP circus this weekend at the lovely Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey California. Corona fans coming to the races can meet Superbike pilots Neil Hodgson and Jake Holden along with the lovely Corona girls for autographs, posters and other giveaways this Thursday and Friday.
Thursday, July 2nd from 7:00 – 8.00 PM
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