Motorcycle Performance Specialties is excited to announce the immediate availability of KPM Hayabusa Valve Springs. These high performance dual valve springs were specially designed for MPS by Kibblewhite Performance Machining. Designed for all popular cam profiles, these springs were computer simulated with extra attention paid to mass, rpm, harmonics, and stress evaluations to provide [...]
The first Grudge Fest mtorcycle shootout of 2012 has been announced to begin march 24th at Rockingham Dragway, “The Home of Grudge Racing”. Dragbike Live.com is scheduled to attend and provide coverage of the event. Mark your calenders and make plans to attend! UPDATE: “TRACK SIDE LIVE” live video stream will be rolling live. You [...]
Brocks Throttle Pin Mount fixes broken throttles on the 2008-2011 Suzuki Hayabusa GSX1300R due to the plastic housing mount being twisted off.
While writing the three part series clutch articles (All about clutches on the GSXR1300 Hayabusa) I came across another product that deserved attention on it’s own. From the first I started racing a Hayabusa I have been told you should always replace the clutch fibers with the ones from the factory. Being the miscreant that [...]
Ryan Schnitz has made history, becoming the first rider to record a six-second run on a street-tire bike at the MIROCK ‘Fast by Gast’ Fall Nationals at Maryland International Raceway. Riding the nitrous-injected HTP Suzuki of Cecil Towner, Schnitz recorded a mind-boggling 6.907 elapsed time at 203.06 mph during the first round of eliminations in [...]
Dragbike Live film crews were filming the MIRock Superbike Series Fall Nationals held on October 1st-2nd 2011 at Maryland International Raceway in Budds Creek Marylan and captured the exclusive historic video of Ryan Schnitz breaking the six second barrier. Schnitz is the rider for HTP Performance of Richmond Virginia and piloted the teams Nitrous Oxide [...]
The bike launches perfectly smooth, at first it feels so soft you wonder if you are going to have a decent 60’, then you look at your ticket…
What has happened so far… We left the last installment with me replacing my old clutch basket and hub in an effort to stop the Busa bull ride. Just a quick note,you can read each installment in the “Tech Dept.” section by clicking the tab in the menu bar. The old components had definite wear [...]
Have you ever wonder just how your clutch system works? Do you know when you should use billet parts in your clutch components? Just what is a single stage lock up or a multi stage lock up? This 3 part series will attempt to answer all of these questions and probably make you come up with a few more.
There was a ton of hype heading into the MiRock Superbike Series Spring Nationals that was held April 30th thru May 1st 2011 at Maryland International Raceway in Budds Creek Maryland. The hype was who was possibly going to be the first person to break the 7.00′s in the Pro Street class and make history. [...]