CHAMPION CHAT: TOMMY HAYDEN
Hayden won last year’s SuperBike race at Laguna Seca. He finished a close third this July and earned his fifth podium of the season (photo courtesy: AMA Pro Racing Media)
Tommy Hayden is a GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing veteran that has found success on every machine he has touched. Competing aboard the No. 8 Y.E.S./Graves Yamaha YZF-R6 in the AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike division for 2012, Hayden quickly re-acclimated to the 600cc platform and has challenged at the front all season, grabbing four podiums along the way. Read what he has to say in this week's Champion Chat:
-- click here to read the Part 1 on AMAProRacing.com --
-- click here to read the Part 2 on M1PowerSports.com --
The AMA Pro Vane & Hines XR1200 series will take its turn sharing the spotlight with the MotoGP World Championship superstars in three weeks time for the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix on August 17-19. The full tour will resume on September 7-9 at New Jersey Motorsports Park. For tickets and information about the Big Kahuna Miami, scheduled for September 21 - 23, 2012 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, visit http://www.m1powersports.com/big-kahuna-miami/.