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Feb 25, 2013

KFG Racing And GP Suspension Hire R&D Technician

KFG Racing / GP Suspension are pleased to announce the addition of road racing industry veteran Sage Wilkinson to its already dynamic team. In this position, Sage will continue to support the companies’ product advancement goals.

Sage has an impressive and expansive background, working in the race industry for over 20 years. Early in his career he worked as a mechanic for Muzzy Kawasaki for Doug Chandler and Aaron Yates. Later he worked for Motorcorsa in Portland OR, a leading Ducati dealer specializing in Ducati, Aprillia and MV Agusta. Most recently Sage operated an independent performance shop servicing racers and street riders with their chassis and engine/tuning needs. Most notable is the success of AMA Pro Racing’s #63 - Devon McDonough aboard his Motorcycle Superstore Yamaha R6 in 2012 attaining a West Coast #10 plate in 600SS, top 10 finishes & top 5 trap speeds at numerous tracks across the United States – using engines built & tuned by Sage Wilkinson.

Along with the many specialized services Sage offered from his personal shop, he was also GP Suspension dealer / service center since 2004. Throughout those years Sage worked with the company offering many design ideas that have continued to advance the ever growing GP Suspension product line.

“When we approached Sage with this new career opportunity, we knew that his addition would be the precise fit. His vast industry knowledge, professionalism, passion and experience as well as his good standing relationship with many of our existing customers, will be invaluable in furthering GP Suspension’s leading product line and exceptional track side service,” says President of KFG Racing & GP Suspension, Barry Wressell.

In the near future, the companies’ will be releasing more information about additional services the shop will be offering in 2013. As well as moving into a new 7000 sq. ft. facility.

About KFG Racing:

KFG Racing is the Pacific Northwest leading one-stop-performance-shop; from suspension & chassis, general service, trackside support, parts and accessories. We have a long-standing reputation as experts in suspension - offering a full line of service and products, as well as a full-service mobile suspension shop.

KFG Racing has an extensive history in racing, including support of both professional and amateur road race series and individuals, as well as super-moto, drag, track day enthusiasts and street riders. You’ll find our team of specialists at numerous track day events in Washington, Oregon and California, as well as all WMRRA, OMRRA, AFM, WERA and West Coast AMA events.

For more information contact KFG Racing at 253.397.4474 or www.kfgracing.com

About GP Suspension

GP Suspension is committed to providing superior motorcycle suspension products and unsurpassed customer service. All products are inspected and assembled in-house to ensure consistent quality and fast delivery. All GP Suspension products are rigorously tested and are constantly refined to ensure that performance exceeds all expectations. GP Suspension currently offers a line of fork valving kits, shock valving kits, compression needles, fork and shocks springs, suspension tools and the very popular 25mm fork cartridge kit.

For more information, contact GP Suspension at 253.397.4474 or

www.gpsuspension.com