Yoshimura Suzuki James Stewart JS7 VideoDuring round two of 2014 Monster Energy Supercross last weekend at Chase Field in Phoenix, James Stewart suffered a crash in the last qualifying session.
The Yoshimura Suzuki team went directly to work, and had to completely rebuild Stewart’s RM-Z 450.The bike was finished in time, and Stewart would battle his way from eight to fourth in the main event, finishing just off the podium.Attached above is a time-elapsed video that shows Stewart’s team completely tearing down and then rebuilding the Suzuki RM-Z 450.For the results of Phoenix Supercross, click here. For a preview of this Saturday’s Anaheim II race, click here.
This week, Senior Editor Nic de Sena rides the all new Ducati Monster. Big changes have been made by Ducati–has the company ruined the considerable heritage of the iconic Monster–or are the changes worth it? In the second part of the show, we chat with Nick Ienatsch, Founder and Head Instructor at the Yamaha Champions Riding School. He says: “We aim to change your riding life by introducing you to Champions Habits: The techniques, approaches, skills, and the mindsets of the best riders in the world. These Champions Habits are the foundation of safety and consistency to whatever speed you ride, in any venue on any bike. Street riders, this is just as much for you as track riders. The best way to make safe riders is to make good riders.“ We hope you enjoy this episode!