Two-Wheel Tuesday Spotlight: #2 Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing GSX-R1000R Superbike

This is Josh Herrin’s first year aboard the Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing GSX-R1000R Superbike and, despite the fact that it was “all change” for him in 2019 after riding Yamaha motorcycles throughout all but one season of his 13-year professional road racing career, Herrin has already won two EBC Brakes Superbike races aboard the Suzuki thus far in the season, at the Circuit of The Americas in April and Road America in May.

Rider: Josh Herrin

Engine: Yoshimura-Tuned, 999.8 cc, 4 Stroke, Liquid Cooled, 4 Cylinders, DOHC, 16 Valves

Transmission: Six-Speed Constant Mesh

Exhaust: Yoshimura Alpha T Titanium 4-1 Full System

Cooling: Taleo Tecnoracing

Fuel: VP Racing

Lubrication: Motul

Air Filter: MWR

Battery: Shorai

Spark Plugs: NGK

Sprockets: Sunstar

Final Drive: RK Takasago Chain

Clip-Ons: Yoshimura Special

Front Suspension: Öhlins RVP2530 SBK Twin Forks

Rear Suspension: Öhlins RSP40 SBK Single Shock

Front Brakes: Sunstar Rotors/Brembo Calipers

Rear Brakes: Sunstar Rotor/Suzuki OEM Caliper

Wheels: JB-Power Magtan Magnesium

Tires: Dunlop

Tire Warmers: Chicken Hawk Racing


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