vmcc.net: Schwantz returns to the circuit where he made his 500cc debut.

Monday, 27 February 2012

On July 8, Kevin Schwantz will ride his legendary Suzuki RGV 500 at the Mallory Park circuit, the track which he first rode to 500cc machine in 1986, according to the event organizer’s website, The Vintage Motor Cycle Club.

The 1993 500cc World Champion commented that "Mallory Park was where I first raced a 500cc GP 2-stroke, it was not a GP, but it was the first time I actually competed on a 500, thanks to my late friend Barry Sheene. It will be interesting to ride at Mallory Park after so many years!"

Also present at the "Festival of 1000 Bikes" event will be present legendary names such as Carl Fogarty, Neil Hodgson, Pier Francesco Chili and Randy Mamola, who will ride his Suzuki XR31M1 1980.

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