Motorcycle Types Adventure / Dual-Sport Suzuki Gives Stewart Custom Yoshimura Hayabusa

Suzuki Gives Stewart Custom Yoshimura Hayabusa

Custom Yoshimura Suzuki Hayabusa

Following the 2012 AMA Supercross Championship, James “Bubba” Stewart signed a “multi-year” contract with Yoshimura Suzuki Racing.

And to welcome him to Suzuki, American Suzuki Motor Corp. presented Stewart with a custom, one of a kind, Yoshimura-built Hayabusa during the 2013 Suzuki Dealer Convention at the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas Monday.

In addition to custom paint and graphics sporting Stewart’s JS7 logo, the Hayabusa has also been outfitted with a gorgeous pair of BST carbon fiber wheels that feature ceramic bearings provided by Brock’s Performance.

A Brock’s offset top clamp and window links lower the chassis to finish off its “street-prowler” stance. The JS7 Custom Busa is scheduled to display in the American Suzuki/Yoshimura R&D booth during select Progressive International Motorcycle Shows.

For the 2013 AMA Supercross/Motocross championships, Stewart will compete on the No. 7 Yoshimura Suzuki RM-Z450.

James Stewart Notable Achievements:

• 2002 AMA 125 Motocross National Champion

• 2004 AMA 125 Motocross National Champion

• 2006 FIM World Supercross Grand Prix Champion

• 2007 FIM World Supercross Grand Prix Champion

• 2008 AMA Motocross National Champion

• 2009 FIM World Supercross Champion

• 2009 AMA Supercross Champion

About BST: Based near Johannesburg, South Africa, BST engineers and manufactures the world’s finest carbon fiber motorcycle components – from wheels and frames to fuel tanks and fenders – to the highest international standards. On the world stage, BST wheels have been proven at every level of FIM Grand Prix road racing competition and have won 12 national championships.

About Brock’s Performance: Brock’s Performance leads the way in sportbike innovation for acceleration addicts. From exhaust systems to wheels, this championship-winning company designs, builds and sells more than 3000 products that make it easier and safer for racers and street riders to reach record-breaking results through a never-ending process of research, development and track testing. For more information about BST wheels and other Brock’s Performance parts, go to

Aprilia RS 250 SP: Road Racers For Young Riders

Aprilia has been conspicuously absent from the middleweight and lightweight Grand Prix classes since the elimination of two-strokes. However, Aprilia has been active in...

Lieback’s Lounge – Turkey, Bikes & the Status Quo

The Rocket 3, LiveWire and RS660 are three 2020 models that I embrace - these rides go against the status quo of modern motorcycle design.

Complete Book of Classic and Modern Triumph Motorcycles: Ian Falloon (Review)

Here's a new review from our Rider’s Library - The Complete Book of Classic and Modern Triumph Motorcycles by the iconic motorcycle historian Ian Falloon.

2020 Yamaha MT-125 First Look: 11 Fast Facts (Urban Motorcycle)

Just as we get the Yamaha MT-03 in the United States, an updated junior partner in the Yamaha Hyper Naked Masters of Torque line...

Ducati to Host Carlin Dunne Fundraiser in NYC December 5

This Thursday - the night before the start of the Progressive New York Motorcycle Show at the Javits Center - Ducati North America is hosting a charity fundraiser to support the Carlin Dunne Foundation.

2020 Fantic Caballero First Look: Three New Scramblers

Some brands just will not disappear. Primarily known in the United States as a producer of observed trials motorcycles in the 1980s and ’90s,...