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Monday, June 8, 2009
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ROCKSTAR MAKITA SUZUKI'S MLADIN, JORDAN SUZUKI'S YATES DOUBLE-PODIUM AT ROAD AMERICA

Rockstar Makita Suzuki's Hayden, Young finish 7th & 8th

Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s Mat Mladin continues to lead the AMA Superbike championship after finishing second in Sunday afternoon’s race at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Sunday’s race was the second of two in the AMA Suzuki Superbike Doubleheader weekend, which saw six-time AMA Superbike Champion Mladin winning the first race of the event on Saturday. So far this year, Mladin

has won nine AMA Superbike races and finished on the podium a total of 10 out of 11 times.

 

Mladin’s Rockstar Makita Suzuki teammate Blake Young, ran in third for most of the 13-lap event until he later fell and wound up finishing eighth. Finally, Rockstar Makita Suzuki’s Tommy Hayden finished up the weekend with a seventh-place result.

 

Rockstar Makita Suzuki Factory Racing will race next at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California, the weekend of July 3 -5, 2009.

 

AMA Superbike Top 10 Finishers:

1. Larry Pegram, Ducati

2. Mat Mladin, Rockstar Makita Suzuki Factory Racing

3. Aaron Yates, Jordan Suzuki

4. Geoff May, National Guard Jordan Suzuki

5. Ben Bostrom, Yamaha

6. Neil Hodgson, Honda

7. Tommy Hayden, Rockstar Makita Suzuki Factory Racing

8. Blake Young, Rockstar Makita Suzuki Factory Racing

9. Jake Holden, Honda

10. David Anthony, Suzuki

AMA Superbike Points Standings:

1. Mat Mladin, Rockstar Makita Suzuki Factory Racing

2. Tommy Hayden, Rockstar Makita Suzuki Factory Racing

3. Ben Bostrom, Yamaha

4. Larry Pegram, Ducati

5. Josh Hayes, Yamaha

6. Geoff May, National Guard Jordan Suzuki

7. Aaron Yates, Jordan Suzuki

8. Blake Young, Rockstar Makita Suzuki Factory Racing

9. David Anthony, Suzuki

10. Taylor Knapp, Suzuki


 

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