Feb 12, 2013
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From a press release
issued by Pit Pass Radio
Tonight's guests on Pit Pass Radio: Martin Cardenas, Benny Solis, Florian Neuhauser, Daniel Blair, Matt Walker, Ernie Vigil
Advance, North Carolina (February 12, 2013) - Top talent and industry insiders from the motorcycle world give their uncut opinions and stories.
Martin Cardenas, AMA Pro Superbike - Yoshimura Suzuki
This year Cardenas returns to the premier class after winning the AMA Pro Daytona Sportbike titles in 2012 and 2010. He took eight wins en route to his 2012 title and nine wins in 2010. In 2011 he raced the Superbike class where he scored one win and finished fourth overall. His teammate is Chris Clark and the series starts in one month at Daytona International Speedway on March 14-16.
Benny Solis, AMA Pro Daytona SportBike - M4 Honda
Benny is signed to race with the Team Hammer M4 Honda team for 2013. Solis had a good season in 2012 in the DSB class scoring three top-ten finishes and a best qualifying result of 6th. Solis was the 2008 Red Bull U.S. Rookies Cup Champion.
Florian Neuhauser, VP Marketing - RoadRUNNER Motorcycle Touring & Travel
Florian has been pretty busy traveling and testing motorcycles. He is just back from the Chicago IMS Show this past weekend and the week before that he was overseas testing the new KTM 1190 with other motorcycle journalists. As the head of marketing for a travel and touring media company, Flo's 2013 calendar fills up fast with bike tests and plans for many miles of touring on some of the finest motorcycles.
Daniel Blair, Arenacross- Advocare Suzuki
Daniel's raced Supercross in the past but he's found himself in the Arenacross series last year and this year. This season he's been riding well and sitting 9th in points as the series starts the Race to the Championship this Saturday in Little Rock, Arkansas. The series has five nights left with ten main events to decide the final point's standings. Daniel is 30 years old and in addition to racing Arenacross he works for GoPro where he helps Speed collect video for broadcasts.
Matt Walker, Owner- MOTO X Compound
During Matt's amateur motocross career he won over 27 National Titles before turning pro full time in 1999. His pro career lasted five years and four of them were on the Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki. Since retiring in 2006 at age 24, Matt now owns Moto X Compound, one of the largest MX training facilities in the U.S. Its located an hour south of Atlanta in Forsyth, Georgia.
Ernie Vigil, Stunt Rider - Team Empire
Daredevil, video junkie and lifetime-motorcyclist are all words that sum up Ernie Vigil, part of the freestyling group Team Empire. This stunt pro has truly made motorcycles his life, and whether he's competing in XDL Sportbike Freestyle, stunt-biking or poring over motorcycling videos, it's safe to say that Ernie has bikes in his blood. Along with the video projects he has created with Team Empire, Ernie was also cast as Jim Carrey's stunt double in the hit film "Yes Man" and was a stunt consultant for the movie "Terminator: Salvation.
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