2015 Suzuki RM-Z450 Promo VideoSome say the holeshot means everything in motocross competition. Mess it up, and there’s a huge chance you’ll never catch the front of the pack.
Suzuki wants to make things simpler with its all-new 2015 RMZ-450. The bike features Suzuki Holeshot Assist Control, which is technology that alters ignition timing, allowing riders to obtain better launch traction.And in Suzuki’s new promo video for its 2015 RM-Z450, the Suzuki Holeshot Assist Control – the same technology James Stewart used in 2014 Supercoss – is exploited at Ricky Carmichael’s back yard motocross track.But this isn’t all that Carmichael exploits in the video attached above; the “GOAT” also talks of the bike’s other enhancements, including the new Showa SFF Air Fork and lighter weight.To read more about the new 450, visit 2015 Suzuki RM-Z450 First Look Preview.
This week we ride two genre-departing motorcycles from the established American manufacturers. Jess McKinley gives us his thoughts on the all new Harley-Davidson Pan America Special, and Ron Lieback gives his on Indian’s latest version of the FTR 1200 S.