The following is an industry press release ...
American Honda, a long time supporter of WERA Motorcycle Roadracing, has come on board to sponsor the WERA Triple Crown running with MotoAmerica in 2017.
Round #1 was at Road Atlanta on April 28-30 and the remaining rounds include the MotoAmerica Pittsburgh Motorsports Complex Round August 25-27 as well as the MotoAmerica Barber Motorsports Park Round September 15-17. WERA Motorcycle Roadracing is honored to have American Honda step up and help us make the WERA Triple Crown better for our riders and fans.
A $5,000.00 point fund will be paid to the top five riders in points after the final round at Barber Motorsports Park.
The exposure for American Honda and WERA riders both young looking at a career in Pro Racing and Lifetime Members who have been there and want to be part of the show is awesome and the recognition that WERA Motorcycle Roadracing is the circle of life with motorcycle Roadracing in the US is a long sought recognition for CEO Evelyne Clarke.
“There is something special about being able to be part of a show like MotoAmerica and being in front of all those fans! With American Honda’s support the experience will be even batter” said Clarke. “We are proud to be part of the WERA program through sponsorship of the Triple Crown series,” said Mike Snyder, Marketing Senior Manager with American Honda. “WERA Motorcycle Roadracing has been the launching point for many world champions over the years, and Honda is looking forward to seeing some future MotoGP talent on the podium at Pittsburgh and Barber!”
Come see the past, present and future of Roadracing in the US with WERA Motorcycle Roadracing which is co-sanctioned by the AMA!
WERA Motorcycle Roadracing was founded in 1973 and remains the foremost place to develop talent in the sport of motorcycle Roadracing. The legacy of Pro riders on a National and World level is legendary. All events are run by WERA Motorcycle Roadracing with a co-sanction by the AMA and they go coast to coast offering entry level racing with the WERA Sportsman Series as well as a Pro-Am Series with the WERA National Challenge Series, WERA Motorcycle Roadracing also offer Vintage Racing and limited Endurance Racing with Track Day Partners N2 and Sportbike Track Time.
For a 2017 Schedule and more information on WERA Motorcycle Roadracing please check out our website at wera.com.