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May 6, 2014

Hear Latus Motors Racing Team Owner George Latus And His Rider Bobby Fong On The Radio Tonight

Weimer, Webb, Northrop, Fong, Latus

Tonight On Pit Pass Moto

Advance, North Carolina (May 6, 2014) - Motorcycle racers, business owners and insiders from the motorcycle world give their uncut opinions and stories every Tuesday at 8 pm eastern. Listen live at www.pitpassmoto.com

Jake Weimer, 450 Supercross/Motocross - Monster Energy Kawasaki

Weimer had an injury (dislocated shoulder and broken bone in hand) in San Diego that forced him to sit on the sidelines a good portion of the 2014 Supercross season. In his first race back at the New Jersey round he qualified 5th and ended up 11th in the main. At the finale in Vegas he nailed the holeshot and rode strong for most of the race to finish 8th after a crash.

Cody Webb, EnduroCross- Beta USA/GEICO/Stillwell Performance

Round one of the GEICO AMA EnduroCross series kicked off the night before the Monster Energy Supercross series concluded in Vegas. In typical EnduroCross fashion the main event was filled with carnage but Cody rode nearly flawless to grab the early points lead. The series resumes on June 21 in Sacramento, CA.

www.endurocross.com/mobile/cody-webb.html

Cal Northrop, Owner - FTI Racing and Full Travel Innovations

Cal has been a high-performance mechanic for most of his life. He spent twenty-plus years in NASCAR racing working on suspension, chassis design, fabricating, engine and carburetor tuning. Today he applies the knowledge he gained in NASCAR to the motorcycle industry. In 2007-2008 Cal made his initial move into the motorcycle arena when he managed the Bad Boy Racing SX/MX team with riders - Jeff Dement, Brock Sellards, Jake Marsack & Jeff Alessi. Today he owns a high-tech race shop with a state-of-the-art shock dyno and knowledgeable technicians. His company provides high-performance engine modifications, suspension tuning and servicing as well as off-road bike maintenance.

www.ftisuspension.com

Bobby Fong, AMA Pro Road Racing- Latus Motors/Castrol/Triumph

For 2014 Bobby is piloting the Triumph Daytona 675R in the AMA Pro Road Racing Daytona SportBike series and also the GEICO Motorcycle Superbike Shootout. At the Daytona 200 he took 4th and won the opening round of the Superbike Shootout in the Dynojet Pro Sportbike class. This past weekend at round 2 of the Superbike Shootout he nearly won again after leading several laps and finished 1.8 seconds behind Garrett Gerloff.

www.teamlatus.com

George Latus, Team Owner - Latus Motors Racing

Latus formed Latus Motors Racing as a team owner in 2009, competing in AMA Daytona Sportbike on a Buell 1125R with Taylor Knapp as rider. In 2010 they were back in Daytona Sportbike on a Ducati 848 with Steve Rapp finishing 4th. In the 2011 the team went on to win the Daytona 200 and followed that up with a double win at Infineon finishing the season out 4th. The team also added a new rider in the Supersport class with Dustin Dominguez riding a Triumph 675R. Dustin finished the East Coast Supersport Series in 4th, earning Triumph their first AMA win since 1999. The team competed in the XR 1200 class with Chase McFarland, Joe Kopp, and appearance and podium at Indy for DiSalvo. Team Latus also partnered up with Triumph, RSRacecraft and Joe Kopp to campaign a Speed Triple in the Race for the Clouds up the historical mountain at Pike's Peak International Hill Climb. Joe was the first to break the record and finished with the 2nd fastest time up the mountain. Latus has been an H-D dealer for 26 years and have been in the motorcycle industry for about 40 years.

www.teamlatus.com

Crew at Pit Pass Moto

Scott Casber, Tony Wenck, Ed Kuhlenkamp, Jack DeLeon.

About Pit Pass Moto

Pit Pass Moto is a weekly syndicated motorcycle talk show heard across the U.S. and around the world via the internet on iTunes:

iTunes

http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/pitpassradio.com-radio-program/id434313630?ign-mpt=uo%3D4 .

Pit Pass is a weekly motorcycle talk show. Our show entertains, educates, and informs motorcyclists and motorcycle enthusiasts around the world about what is happening in the motorcycle racing world. Talk show guests include racers, company executives, track owners, race promoters, product specialists, and industry insiders. The show is fun with a laid-back approach, but professional. We look to identify trends in the motorcycle racing industry and connect our listeners with their favorite riders.