Former AMA Daytona Sportbike racer Tommy Aquino is coming back to the U.S. to compete as a wild card entry in the Moto2 race at the 2012 Indianapolis Grand Prix. The California native has been racing in Spain’s CEV Moto2 class this season for Canadian-owned FOGI Racing this year. Aquino has been riding a Moto2 […]
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.