MOTORCYCLES: Chevy Truck Superbike Road Atlanta, Friday
2 June 2000
Reigning AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Champ Mat Mladin was fastest in today's Superbike qualifying session at Road Atlanta. Mladin's Yoshimura Suzuki was clocked at 1:23.782 with an average speed of 109.140 mph. Yamaha's Tommy Hayden was second-fastest with a time of 1:24.688. Kawasaki's Eric Bostrom followed with a time of 1:24.745, and Mladin's Suzuki teammate Jason Pridmore was fourth-fastest with a time of 1:24.755 Superbike qualifying resumes tomorrow at 11:40am. ESPORTBIKE.COM FORMULA XTREME - QUALIFYING Erion Honda's Kurtis Roberts, the reigning series champ, has the pole for tomorrow's eSportbike.com Formula Xtreme race. Roberts earned pole with a time of 1:25.872 and an average speed of 105.646 mph. Valvoline Suzuki rider John Hopkins was second-fastest with a time of 1:26.237. Robert's Erion teammate Josh Hayes was third fastest with a time of 1:26.567, and 1998 AMA Buell Pro Thunder Champ Paul Harrell was fourth fastest, with a time of 1:26.685 on the Graves Motorsports Yamaha. LOCKHART PHILLIPS USA 750 SUPERSPORT - QUALIFYING Chaparral Mazda Suzuki rider Damon Buckmaster was fastest during today's qualifying session with a time of 1:26.797 and average speed of 105.349 mph. Valvoline Suzuki rider John Hopkins was second-fastest with a time of 1:27.107. Hooters Suzuki rider Mike Ciccoto was third fastest with a time of 1:27.215, and Hopkins' Valvoline teammate Grant Lopez was fourth-fastest with a time of 1:27.884.