News TTXGP VIR: North America Final Qualifying

TTXGP VIR: North America Final Qualifying

Electric Superbikes

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 (position)
Michael Barnes
Lightning Motorcycles
01:42.811 (best lap time)

Zeo Rem
Team Agni

Thad Wolff
Team Electra Norton

Mike Hannas
Electric Race Bikes

Jennifer Bromme
Team Werkstatt

Brian Evans
Square Wave

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.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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