Spoiler Alert: Assen World Superbike Results Below
The third round of the 2011 World Superbike Championship at the TT Circuit Assen brought victory to one rider whose simply dominating so far this season, and another rider who took his first victory of the season.
Josh Day scored ESP/ Venemotos Yamaha’s third successive AMA Pro Racing victory at the Big Kahuna Nationals in Virginia. The ESP/ Venemotos Yamaha team arrived at VIR still riding a wave of momentum from their first two victories at the previous AMA rounds in Mid-Ohio and Topeka. The new front end setting that the ESP crew found at Mid-Ohio continued to work for Day at VIR. The feeling from the front end allowed Josh to quickly lower his lap times, he was the first competitor into the 1:29’s, while running a comfortable pace.
Robertino Pietri has respectfully withdrawn his entry from the AMA Pro Racing Tornado Nationals.
The ESP/ Venemotos Yamaha rider appreciates all the effort that the Heartland Park Topeka facility made to address rider concerns, but was still not comfortable with a few sections of the racetrack.
ESP/ Venemotos Yamaha Supersport rider Josh Day, currently leading the Supersport East championship, will continue riding this weekend.