[If you’ve never been to an AMA Superbike race then you’re missing out. Our man behind the bars, Bruce Speedman, visited the Laguna Seca AMA SuperBike race earlier this month. He not only wanted to tell you what it’s like to attend a race, but rather show you. This first recap of photos are the best from around the track. Tomorrow we'll have a gallery of the best SuperBikes followed by the best SportBikes. Enjoy. - RA Editor]
Photo by: Ryan A. Skut
Some of the machinery entered in the Kawasaki Ninja Night bike contest. Categories included Best Custom Ninja, Best Vintage Kawi, and Best Race Replica.
The winner of the Best Race Replica at the Kawasaki Ninja Night event held Saturday evening, Marvin Webber, is congratulated by Kawasaki’s finest on his 1994 Ninja ZX-7R homologation special.
This BMW S1000RR has seen better days, but the team in the garage will have it back on top in no time.
Larry Pegram (#72) watches as his team preps his Foremost Insurance Pegram Racing EBR 1190.
A look inside a local privateer’s pit: The gold-wrapped Cederlind Cycles Suzuki GSX-R1000 of Joy Higa, was hard to miss bombing around the track in the AMA SuperBike class.
“Too close for missiles, I’m switching to guns.” Fellow trackside photographers take drastic measures when this close to the action.
A break in the action at Mazda Raceway, can be a real snooze-fest even for the corner workers.