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Feb 25, 2002

Graves Introduces Back-torque-limiting Slipper Clutch

From a press release:<BR><BR>Graves Motorsports Slipper Clutch Now Available For The Yamaha YZF-R1<BR><BR>After fours years of development, the Graves Motorsports Slipper Clutch is now available.<BR><BR>Final revisions were completed and tested on the Graves Formula Xtreme Yamaha during the February 12-14 AMA Team Test Session held at California Speedway in Fontana, California. The test results were excellent, resulting in Damon Buckmaster setting a new Formula Xtreme lap record. The slipper clutch worked flawlessly, living up to the stringent requirements of Chuck Graves, President of Graves Motorsports.<BR><BR>"When it comes to the development and testing of high performance parts, you can't leave anything to chance. The test results were excellent, and I couldn't ask for anything better!" said Chuck Graves.<BR><BR>The Slipper Clutch will be available through Graves Motorsposts in limited production, and will retail for $3500.<BR><BR>More information is available from www.gravesport.com.