Get out to the International Festival of Speed this weekend to see Troy Corser carry on from where he left off at January’s AMCN Island Classic International Challenge. Troy’s been in Oz now for over two months and is racing a Tom Dermody Suzuki XR69. This afternoon he grabbed this Ducati off AMCN’s current Hall of Famer Troy Bayliss to pull his trademark standup wheelies in the Legends Clash demo ride.
Want to see the rolling history of Australian Superbikes? Get out to FoS and see some rare old genuine race bikes from the ’70s-’80s-’90s. Here Mal Pitman points out details of the XS1100 he converted from shaft to chain drive for Greg Pretty to win the 1981Coca Cola 500, Australia’s richest road race.