Zero-Emission Superbike Teams take to Virginia International Raceway (VIR) to set grid position for the final. Tight times promise wheel-to-wheel motorcycle racing action.
TTXGP qualifiers today gave a glimpse to the kind of racing that we can expect for the Sunday final.
Michael Barnes led the field with the Lightning Motorcycles, but the tight times for position 2, 3, 4 made the qualifiers feel like a race.
Zoe Rem on Team Agni just beat Thad "Wolfman" Wolff on the Norton Electric team with a tight 0.7 seconds, with Mike Hannas setting in 4th.
Jennifer Bromme dropped time when a fault developed with her rear tire but she finishes 5th with Square Wave bringing up 6th place.
01:42.811 (best lap time)
Team Electra Norton
Electric Race Bikes
VIRginia International Raceway – North Circuit 2.250 miles
So the grid is set for the historic first ever TTXGP North American Championship Final 2010. Race starts at 1615hrs. You can catch all the action on Speed2 and ESPN UK. Check your local provider for listings.