Team Suzuki Press Office – May 19

The third weekend in May sees the Team SUZUKI ECSTAR MotoGP team on track at Le Mans in France for round 5 of the MotoGP™ World Championship with riders Andrea Iannone and Alex Rins out on track on Friday for the initial practice sessions. In America, the opening round of 12 in the AMA Motocross Championship is the Hangtown Motocross Classic in Sacramento, California with the Autotrader Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing in full force in both the 450 and 250cc classes.

May 18-20: Round 5. MotoGP™ World Championship. Le Mans. France. Team SUZUKI ECSTAR has collected 3 podium positions in the opening 4 races of the season; Alex Rins at round 2 in Argentina and Andrea Iannone in America and Spain. Following initial practice sessions on Friday, where both spent time dialling-in their GSX-RR machinery to the circuit, both plan to come out firing today for final qualifying.

May 19: Round 1. Lucas Oil AMA Motocross Championship. Sacramento, California. USA. Autotrader Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing’s Weston Peick – who finished the 17-round AMA/ FIM World Supercross series in 6th position – is joined by Phil Nicoletti aboard the RM-Z450, while in the 250cc class, Justin Hill will ride alongside Brazilian Enzo Lopez on the team’s RM-Z250.

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