Thompson celebrates Top Ten at Macau
Macau. British Road Racer Stephen Thompson celebrated a Top Ten finish at today’s 48th Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix. On his Team Penz13.com BMW Motorrad S 1000 RR machinery he took the chequered flag on tenth position. Team mate Steve Mercer had to pull aside with one and a half laps to go due to a technical problem. Newcomer Dan Kruger took the flag on 20th position.
Mercer donnert in Macau zu Startplatz 9, Thompson auf 13
Macau. Steve Mercer powered to a 9th spot on the grid for the 61st Macau Grand Prix, the 48th edition for motorbikes. The Penz13.com BMW Motorrad Team rider was able to improve his personal best time by three seconds this morning, closing in on Pole Setter Stuart Easton (2:25,975) to 4,003 seconds. Mercer classified himself 0,008 seconds in front of TT Legend John McGuinness.
Michael Dunlop takes lap record on the way to Froburg win, Kruger earns three strong results in Sunday’s races
Frohburg, Germany. Michael Dunlop finished two out of three Sunday’s races at the Frohburger Dreieck on the podium. Taking his Penz13.com BMW S 1000 RR to a win at the last race of the day the rider from Northern Ireland took a new lap record on the way to the rostrum. Canadian racer Dan Kruger finished inside the Top Ten in all three Sunday encounters.
Thompson & Mercer with good start at Macau
Macao. It’s been a good start to this year’s 61st Macao Grand Prix weekend for the Penz13.com BMW Motorrad Racing Team. In the first Qualifying at the Chinese gambler’s paradise the British BMW S 1000 RR riders Stephen Thompson and Steve Mercer earned the 12th and 13th spot respectively. Also Canadian Dan Kruger already qualified himself for his first participation at the Guia Circuit.
Kruger earns strong sixth at the first race at the Frohburger Dreieck, Dunlop forced to retire
Frohburg, Germany. The Penz13.com Racing Team is taking part in this weekends 52nd Frohburger ADAC Dreieckrennen “Joey Dunlop OPEN” with a high profile squad. Multiple TT-winner Michael Dunlop came over from Northern Ireland to ride the team’s BMW S 1000 RR, also Dan Kruger came over from Canada to Germany to power a BMW S 1000 RR around the Frohburger Dreieck.