Articles Posted in the " Larry Pegram Speaks " Category

  • Larry Pegram on Ducati for 2010 AMA Superbike

    Larry Pegram on Ducati for 2010 AMA Superbike

    In 2009, after winning three AMA superbike races, the team finished fourth in the final point standings. With great support from Ducati North America and Foremost Insurance, the team developed a strong foundation built around Ducati’s flagship Superbike, the 1098 R.

    For 2010, with even stronger support from title sponsor Foremost Insurance, team owner Larry Pegram will be at the controls of the Ducati superbike in an effort to win the American Superbike Championship.

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  • Pegram superpole interview New Jersey

    Pegram superpole interview New Jersey

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati’s Larry Pegram qualified sixth for this weekend’s AMA Pro American Superbike races at New Jersey Motorsports Park.

    Larry’s flying lap time nearly landed him a spot on the front row at the circuit’s first-ever Superbike races. Larry’s Superpole lap – 1:22.142 – was just 0.3 seconds from third for the Ducati 1098R-mounted racer.

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  • Pegram Ducati pumped for Superbike final

    Pegram Ducati pumped for Superbike final

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati’s Larry Pegram will race this weekend in the AMA Pro American Superbike season finale at New Jersey Motorsports Park.

    Pegram looks to top off a successful season in New Jersey, one that has seen him earn three victories during his return season to the Superbike class. While Larry has already made his season memorable with the unforgettable Road America shootout with seven-time AMA Superbike champion Mat Mladin and with his stunning Topeka double victory, he has two more chances to put the Ducati 1098R into victory circle this weekend.


  • Larry Pegram race 2 interview VIR

    Larry Pegram race 2 interview VIR

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati’s Larry Pegram had another strong run in the Sunday AMA Pro American Superbike race at Virginia International Raceway. Pegram and Ducati, winners of three 2009 AMA Pro American Superbike races, earned yet another top-five result. Larry charged towards the front, passing Mat Mladin and Blake Young in the middle portions of the 23-lap race. Larry challenged for a podium finish and eventually crossed the finish line on his Ducati 1098R in fourth.

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  • Larry Pegram race 1 interview VIR

    Larry Pegram race 1 interview VIR

    AMA Superbike: Race 1

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati pilot Larry Pegram finished 12th in the first of two races during the Virginia AMA Pro American Superbike weekend. An off-track excursion in the race took Pegram out of the top ten but the Ohio native continued to turn impressive lap times on his Ducati 1098R after running through the grass.

    The winner of the two previous American Superbike races was disappointed in the result but positive about his chances in the second race on Sunday.

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  • Larry Pegram Superpole interview VIR

    Larry Pegram Superpole interview VIR

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati’s Larry Pegram barely missed the front row in Superpole at Virginia International Raceway on Friday, earning fifth-best in the one-lap shootout qualifying format. Pegram’s best lap was just 0.05 behind the fourth starting position in the AMA Pro American Superbike race at the 2.25-mile circuit. Larry, who won pole at Kansas, was disappointed he did not make the front row again.

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  • Pegram Ducati pre-race interview VIR

    Pegram Ducati pre-race interview VIR

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Racing and Larry Pegram are back in action this weekend at Virginia International Raceway for the Big Kahuna Nationals. Pegram will strive to duplicate his last race meeting, one that saw him win pole position and both AMA Pro American Superbike races on his Ducati 1098R at Heartland Park Topeka in what was an incredible three days for the veteran racer. Pegram has emerged victorious three times in 2009 and his hot streak has seen him rise to third place in the series points.


  • Pegram Ducati Superbike interview Topeka

    Pegram Ducati Superbike interview Topeka

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati’s Larry Pegram completed the doubleheader sweep on Sunday, earning another victory at Heartland Park Topeka in Kansas. Larry dominated the American Superbike race on Saturday, but Sunday’s event was a close fight with Tommy Hayden that left the race win in jeopardy until the checkered flag.

    Pegram, mounted on the Ducati 1098R, was able to earn victory by just 0.333 after the two traded the lead in the late laps.

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  • Pegram talks Superbike race 1 results Topeka

    Pegram talks Superbike race 1 results Topeka

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati’s Larry Pegram dominated the Saturday Kansas race and won his second AMA Pro American Superbike event of the year with a 2.184-second victory at Heartland Park Topeka. Mounted on a Ducati 1098R, "The Worm" motored off from his rivals, edging out to a lead of over four seconds in the opening laps to put his stamp on the event.

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  • Pegram and Ducati win Superpole Topeka

    Pegram and Ducati win Superpole Topeka

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati pilot Larry Pegram won Superpole for the Heartland Park Topeka round of the AMA Pro American Superbike series on Friday. Pegram, mounted on a Ducati 1098R, set the quickest time in the one-lap shootout with a mark of 1:36.368 to top Aaron Yates, Jake Holden, and Ben Bostrom. The veteran racer Pegram put in a fantastic performance in the first day at a new circuit.

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  • Pegram Ducati talks race 2 results Mid-Ohio

    Pegram Ducati talks race 2 results Mid-Ohio

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Racing’s Larry Pegram finished fifth in the AMA Pro American Superbike race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Sunday, earning his second top five finish in a hotly contested race this weekend. Pegram finished just 5.131 seconds behind the winner.

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  • Pegram Ducati talks race 1 results Mid-Ohio

    Pegram Ducati talks race 1 results Mid-Ohio

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Ducati’s Larry Pegram earned fifth in a hard-fought AMA Pro American Superbike race from Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Saturday. Pegram finished just 5.3 seconds behind the winner as Pegram ran with the lead pack the entire 21-lap race, working his way to the front. The Ohio native put on a good show for his home state fans but ended the day wanting just a little more.

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  • Pergam Ducati talks Superpole Mid-Ohio

    Pergam Ducati talks Superpole Mid-Ohio

    Foremost Insurance Pegram Racing’s Larry Pegram qualified eighth for this weekend’s AMA Pro Superbike races from Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Pegram, an Ohio native, led after he completed the first segment of his Superpole lap but will start the twin 21-lap races from the second row after a slight mistake in tricky conditions.

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  • Pegram Ducati previews AMA Superbike Mid-Ohio

    Pegram Ducati previews AMA Superbike Mid-Ohio

    This weekend’s AMA Pro American Superbike event at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is the home race for Ohio-based Larry Pegram and the Foremost Insurance backed Ducati team.

    When partnered with his Ducati 1098R Superbike, the Baltimore, Ohio native has been remarkably competitive in 2009, from running at the front in the season opener in Daytona to qualifying on the front row at the last event at Laguna Seca. Pegram, a winner at Road America last month, is excited to return to action at the 2.4-mile circuit near Lexington, Ohio.

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  • AMA Pro Racing qualifying results and quotes Laguna Seca

    AMA Pro Racing qualifying results and quotes Laguna Seca

    Ricky Parker picked up his second career AMA Pro SuperSport presented by Shoei victory, Mat Mladin kept his 2009 pole-winning record intact in AMA Pro National Guard American Superbike presented by Parts Unlimited qualifying and Martin Cardenas earned his first career AMA Pro Daytona SportBike presented by AMSOIL pole position in qualifying at the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.