Here is a STUK press release concerning this years champs. It will be great to see these bikes in action this year. One of the bikes was modified by us last year and is using our yokes and custom exhaust!
Aprilia UK have
announced that they are backing a
Two Rider Team in this year's Grand National UK Championship. The Team will be
running 450 V twin RXV Machines, which have already been raced in the States
with success.We can also
confirm that Glyn Pocklington and Adam Allott wil be the two riders chasing the
title for Aprilia. Glyn, who finished 5th in last year's Championship said 'I'm
confident that we can get the bikes working well. They have plenty of horse
power, we've just got to get that power to the ground, which I'm sure we can do
with a couple of test days.'
Adam also is excited by the prospect of riding a
full season of Flattrack, saying 'Last year I was still riding speedway but this
year I'm giving 100% to the Flattrack Championship and now we've got Aprilia on
board I'm keener than ever.'
Aprilia are now the third
manufacturer, along with Honda and Suzuki, backing riders in 2012 UK