Yamalube/Westby Racing is powering on with the 2017 MotoAmerica season with the help of another partner.
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Yamalube/Westby Racing proudly welcomes motorcycle road racing parts and accessories company Superbike Unlimited as a supporting team sponsor. The announcement was made by Tryg Westby, owner of Westby Racing.
Superbike Unlimited is a retailer of motorcycle racing components, parts, and accessories. They are the exclusive U.S. importer and distributor of Lacomoto carbon fiber and fiberglass components. In addition, they carry a full range of products from Öhlins, Graves Motorsports, Evol Technology, BrakeTech, Attack Performance, Fast Frank Racing, Pirelli, Marchesini, Brembo, Vesrah, Spiegler Performance Products, Yoshimura, FT ECU, Driven Racing, Vortex Racing, AGV, Chicken Hawk Racing (tire warmers), SBS Brake Pads, Speedcell (ultralight batteries), and many other well-known and respected brands.
Located in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains–a global mecca for motorcycle enthusiasts–Superbike Unlimited is driven by the same passion for motorcycle roadracing that fuels its loyal customers. Owned and operated by Freddy Carswell, an accomplished WERA road racer himself, Superbike Unlimited sells its products and services at its brick-and-mortar store at 170 Bradley Branch Rd #11 in Arden, NC, and also via its Website at https://superbikeunlimited.com.
Superbike Unlimited also provides a wide variety of services, from full-on engine builds, to tire changes, suspension tuning, dyno tuning, motorcycle electronics, and general maintenance. They also build racebikes, including 200-plus-horsepower YZF-R1 superbikes, and are also very accomplished ECU tuners, who have been pioneers and industry experts in ECU reflashing services for the past several years.
“We’re thrilled to have Freddy and Superbike Unlimited join the Yamalube/Westby Racing family,” commented Tryg. “Their commitment to the sport of motorcycle road racing perfectly mirrors our own, and they’re a great fit and a valuable addition to our team.”
Team manager Chuck Giacchetto added, “Superbike Unlimited features the same brands and racing components that we use in the heat of the battle on our Superstock 1000 Yamaha R1. We’ve known Freddy for several years, and we’re long-time customers of Superbike Unlimited, so having them join our team as an official team partner is a natural for us.”
Freddy, owner of Superbike Unlimited, commented, “I’ve always admired the way Westby Racing runs its program, and their success has been undeniable. To be a part of that success is a very exciting prospect for all of us at Superbike Unlimited. The knowledge and feedback they’ve already been providing to us has proven to be invaluable. It’s going to be fantastic seeing some of our in-house products in action, as Mathew Scholtz and the entire Yamalube/Westby Racing team work their magic on the racetrack this year.”
Yamalube/Westby Racing will participate in the MotoAmerica Preseason Test powered by Dunlop Motorcycle Tires, which will be held at the Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in Austin, TX, on March 28 and 29.
Yamalube/Westby Racing will return to COTA on April 20-23 for the opening round of the 2017 MotoAmerica Road Race season.
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