Reigning British Superbike Champion Alex Lowes is moving up to the World Superbike Championship, signing on to race for the Voltcom Suzuki team. The 23-year-old captured the 2013 BSB title for the Samsung Honda team but will now switch to a Yoshimura-prepared GSX-R1000 for the 2014 season, joining Eugene Laverty with the Voltcom Suzuki squad. […]
Legends and Heroes Tour Recognizes 40 Years of Supercross
The Legends and Heroes Tour is returning for 2014, helping to celebrate the 40th anniversary of AMA Supercross racing. Now in its fifth year, the Legends and Heroes Tour launches a new multimedia program at the Jan. 4 season opener at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, Calif.
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The new program adds a digital museum of Supercross history in an audio-visual theater format. The multimedia exhibit complements the tour’s collection of historical paraphernalia and championship machines.
The Legends and Heroes Tour will also host a “Reunion of Champions” night at the OC Sports Bar in Orange, Calif., on Jan. 17, ahead of the second Anaheim round. The event will feature several former Supercross champions with names such as Pierre Karsmakers, Jimmy “Caption Cobalt” Ellis, Bob “Hurricane” Hannah, Mark “The Bomber” Barnett, Donnie “Hole Shot” Hansen, and Jeff Ward on the guest list.
[Source: Legends and Heroes Tour]