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2004 CBR600RR 2005 ZX6R News SOAR Racing

SOAR Racing Round 5

I’ve fallen behind with updating the site again so I’ll jump to round 5 while it’s fresh in my memory and then go back to 3 and 4 later. Josh’s wrist was feeling pretty good so Josh was riding and was keen to do the 3 hour endurance race on Friday afternoon so we roped […]

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2004 CBR600RR 2005 ZX6R News SOAR Racing

SOAR Racing Round 3

Last weekend we went up to MotoPark and my middle guy, Jake was out practicing a set of 3 jumps that he liked. When he decided to finish off the lap and go back to the paddock he forgot about a new nasty jump and massively over shot it to land on the up face […]

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2004 CBR600RR 2005 ZX6R News SOAR Racing

SOAR Racing Round 2

After doing the track day and then helping me last round, Josh got the bug and signed up to do race school on Friday practice so he could get his race license for this round! He found a race prepped 2003 SV650 pretty much ready to roll, sold his street SV650 on Tuesday then had […]

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2004 CBR600RR 2005 ZX6R News SOAR Racing

SOAR Racing Round 1

First race for me since 1998! I was anxious and nervous for pretty much the whole weekend apart from when I was on the bike. Friday was a KSR track day and Josh came to that on his road SV650, we were running the Screaming Alien layout in reverse (CCW). Track day went well, conditions […]

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2005 ZX6R

ZX6R Overheating

After the first couple of sessions at the track, when I got back to the pits coolant pissed out and then I noticed that the temp gauge was flashing HI. At first I thought it might just be an air pocket from not bleeding the system properly when I swapped out the coolant for Water […]

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2005 ZX6R

First time back on a track in 22 years!

Last weekend I got out to Grand Bend Raceway for a track day with KSR. The last time I rode on a track was on my Suzuki RGV250 round Mallory Park UK in about 1998!! That was about the last time I rode a road bike hard apart from when I had a quick blast […]

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2005 ZX6R

2005 Kawasaki ZX6R

After buying the Duke I was hoping to sell the KLX but when I was offered this as a trade, I decided to go for it and look into going back on the track perhaps!! Found out that they do motorcycle lapping days at Cayuga, no racing license required, just need to do a course […]