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Feb 12, 2013

Pascarella Claimed Track Record During WERA West Weekend At Las Vegas Classic Course

Joey Pascarella (52) in action with WERA West last weekend. Photo by Brandon Bones courtesy of RidersDiscount.com.
Pascarella Rides Riders Discount Triumph 675 To New Track Record At Las Vegas Motor Speedway


Joey Pascarella continued an already solid start to 2013 when he took to the track aboard his Riders Discount sponsored Triumph 675 during the WERA West event at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway this past weekend. The weekend was his first race outing with the Triumph and it didn't take him long at all to get acclimated to the new bike.

On Saturday, Pascarella started his weekend out with a convincing win in Middleweight Expert. Next, he took his 675 up against a field full of liter bikes in the Heavyweight Expert race, where he put in the fastest lap of the race and ultimately ended up taking second. Sunday brought not only another win, this time in C Superstock Expert, but also a new track record of 1:15.4 for the middleweight class.

"I had a lot of fun on the Riders Discount Triumph 675 this weekend," said Pascarella after the event. "It was my first time racing with it and it took me a lot less time to adapt to it than I thought it would. In the end, I was able to break my previous track record of a 1:15.9 fairly easily when I did a 1:15.4. Overall, it was a great weekend and I can't wait to get the 2013 AMA season started!"

"We were all excited to see what Joey could do on our project Daytona 675 and Joey did not disappoint. It was a great relief for all of us to see Joey gel so well with the Triumph and it was also nice to have him know we can build a great bike for him. Riders Discount, Joey, Triumph and our growing list of sponsors are going to have a great year


*If interested in being a partner/sponsor of Riders Discount Racing please contact bree@ridersdiscount.com for more info, stay tuned for a full list of 2013 team sponsors.*


About RidersDiscount.com: RidersDiscount.com is an online retailer of quality powersports gear, apparel and accessories. A company founded by racers, RidersDiscount.com ships equipment for every riding style to customers worldwide, backed by knowledgeable sales team and excellent customer service.

Triumph Motorcycles (www.TriumphMotorcycles.com) is the British motorcycle marque that produces a wide range of sport, cruiser, adventure and touring motorcycles. From the storied Bonneville to the class-leading Speed Triple and Daytona 675R, Triumph offers a blend of design, character and performance that result in truly distinctive motorcycles. First established in 1902 and now located in Hinckley, Leicestershire, England, Triumph has always set the pace for category-winning machines. The company is solely owned by Bloor Holdings Ltd. and its North American operations are based in Atlanta.