4-TIME AMA CHAMP JOSH HAYES TO TAKE ON ASBK’S BEST AT PHILLIP ISLAND

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Photo courtesy of Russell Colvin Wednesday, February 19, 2020 One of America’s all-time Superbike greats – Josh Hayes – will take on the best Australian Superbike talent in next week’s first round of the mi-bike Australian Superbike Championship, presented by Motul, at Phillip Island. The four-time American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) Superbike Champion (2010, 2011, 2012, and 2014), fell in love …

Australia Wins International Challenge

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Australia has successfully defended the International Challenge title winning the three-nation battle at the Phillip Island’s Grand Prix Circuit last weekend in the headline event at the 27th International Island Classic. The locals’ 704 point haul secured their victory over rivals America (691 points) and the UK third with 423 points. It was far from an easy victory, with the …

Australia Leads by a Whisker

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AUSTRALIA LEADS TEAM AMERICA BY A WHISKER IN THE 2020 INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGE AT PHILLIP ISLAND Only three points separates Australia and Team America (351-348) after day one of racing in the three-nation International Challenge at Phillip Island’s historic bike meet, the Island Classic, with California’s multi-AMA champ Josh Hayes scoring victory in race one and Melbourne’s Alex Phillis winning race …

Phillip Island Classic: Australia vs. America in the 2020 FIM Oceania Historic Road Race Cup

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Australia will take on America in the 2020 FIM Oceania Historic Road Race Cup, a title to be keenly fought at Phillip Island’s International Island Classic historic bike meet, this Australia Day long weekend January 24-26. For 2020, the Cup’s competition will focus on the International Challenge, with the top five performers from each country combining their points in a …

Phillip Island Classic: Team UK Confirmed – Champion Blokes Who Love Classic Bikes

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2020 UK team captain, Tony Hart, has confirmed his squad for this January’s International Challenge at Phillip Island’s Island Classic historic bike meet, pulling together a squad of established classic racers to take on the might of the Australians and the Americans in the January 24-26 contest at the island circuit. The line-up boasts vast experience in classic and post-classic …

Announcing Team America for the International Challenge

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Media release                                                                                       4 December 2019 Announcing Team America for the International Challenge at the 2020 International Island Classic at Australia’s Phillip Island, Jan 24-26 2020 Team America adds firepower for 2020 International Challenge assault Hayes returns; Szoke, Knapp and Paris join the American crew An incredibly talented Team America has laid down the gauntlet to defending champion Australia ahead of …

Announcing Team Australia for the International Challenge

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Media release                                                                                                        28 November 2019 International Challenge ready for take-off with powerful Aussie team “To win, you’ve got to ride it, like you stole it”..Steve Martin Australia has again flicked the premium selection switch for the famed International Challenge, which will be the headline act at Phillip Island’s 2020 International Island Classic from January 24-26 as the host nation …

The Mojo Yamaha Fleet

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Before packing, photo shoot of the bikes and crew.                 And pip squeak CB160 wants in on the action.

Packing Day!

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It’s a lot of work to get 8 bikes shipped to Australia!  Larry Cook and right hand man Wando arrived in Pleasanton from Portland Thursday night with two bikes.  On Friday, last details were completed; new tires, tanks completed, and bikes stickered up.  Then all were tucked away for the night in our “extensive” garage workshop.         …