Earlier in the week, Paolo Simoncelli, father of the late Marco Simoncelli, suggested the MotoGP paddock celebrate his son’s life not with a minute of silence, but with a minute of noise, with all MotoGP bikes revving their engines together this Sunday at 10:30 am local time for the MotoGP season finale in Valencia, Spain. […]
A Tribute To Fallen Racer Tommy Aquino – Video
The sudden and shocking passing of Tommy Aguino in a freak motocross accident hit the entire motorcycle and racing community hard. Aquino’s stock was rising both at home and abroad, as his performances in the British Superstock series were catching the attention of many team bosses. More importantly, however, Tommy was a person you couldn’t help but like.
He will no doubt be missed by many, as his skills were impressive and his charm infectious, as evidenced in the touching tribute video below.
For those interested, Aquino’s funeral will be this Saturday, February 15 at 2:00 PM. The service will be held at Bishop Alemany High School, 11111 North Alemany Drive, Mission Hills, CA. The family also invites everyone to attend a remembrance afterwards at 28588 Santa Catarina Road, Saugus, CA.