Robertino Pietri will ride the #99 Army of Darkness Yamaha YZF-R1 fitted with Pirelli tires in the N2/WERA National Endurance Series four-hour race this weekend. The Venezuelan has had quite the career in the past competing in National championships, Moto2, a Daytona 200 podium finisher, and the MotoGP test rider for Avintia MotoGP Team.
Robertino Pietri – “I’m really excited and honored to have been called by the guys at Army of Darkness to fill in for Chris Peris at the next race at Roebling Road. I’ll do my best and try to give the team the best input I can. I have kept training hard to be ready for an opportunity like this, so my aim is to show up and be able to help the team and of course, have a lot of fun while at it.”
Army of Darkness (AOD) is the longest running endurance motorcycle road racing team in America. The team was founded in 1993 and has won 17 national endurance titles including seven Middleweight titles, six Heavyweight titles and four Overall Championships. AOD won the WERA Middleweight Superbike Endurance Championship for seven consecutive seasons from 1999 to 2005 and the WERA Heavyweight Superbike Endurance Championship in 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021. AOD has campaigned Suzukis, BMWs and Yamahas.
AOD is sponsored by: Army of Darkness, Yamaha Champions Riding School, Yamaha, Pirelli, Industry13, Chicken Hawk, Woodcraft, Hindle, Fast Frank Racing, Supersprox, Thermosman, N2, WERA, Roadracing World