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Wes Cooley AMA
First superbike champion I believe. And the cool name to boot.
actually Reg Pridmore won the first 3 championships, one on BMW and 2 on Kawasaki, then Wes won 2. was a cool name tho Pridmore leads the way as Mike Baldwin #43, Paul Ritter #96, Richard Schlacter #6 and Ron Pearce #97
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Thanks for the correction, and great photo by the way.
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I like Valentino Rossi. He like racing and can ride every bike.
Vale is near to his fans, it is funny to see his stunts.
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It has to be the late great Joey Dunlop,he won road races all over the world,here is just a list of his Isle of Man TT wins.....

1977 Jubilee Classic
1980 Classic
1983 Formula One
1984 Formula One
1985 Formula One, Lightweight and Senior
1986 Formula One
1987 Formula One and Senior
1988 Formula One, Lightweight and Senior
1992 Ultra-Lightweight
1993 Ultra-Lightweight
1994 Lightweight and Ultra-Lightweight
1995 Lightweight and Senior
1996 Lightweight and Ultra-Lightweight
1997 Lightweight
1998 Lightweight
2000 Formula One, Lightweight and Ultra-Lightweight
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I really like scott russel in the way he rode the kawasaki at daytona only he burned himself out to quick ..I am a honda fan myself yet Eddie lawson would have to be my favorite of all time.

He could ride any bike to the limit and try for more..I would like to see him ride a factory RC at daytona 200 he would make hayden
look like a kid on a scooter..
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A couple of my favorite riders were Carl Fogarty and Kevin Schwantz . i saw them both at Donnington for the GP in 1991. it was Foggy's first GP and he also had a Norton. that bike sounded awesome compared to the two strokes. Foggy crashed right infont of me. Kevin won for the third time in a row followed by Wayne Rainey. i still have the pics in my photo album.


my top 5 riders i liked are,

Joey Dunlop

Carl Fogarty

Kevin Schwantz

Wayne Rainey

Mick Doohan

a shout out for Niall McKenzie also.

the late 80' and early 90's had the best racing there has been.
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VALANTINO ROSSI is the man
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favorite "back in the day rider", Kenny Roberts all the way for refining the knee draging riding style and incorporating that dirt tracking sideways awesomeness.

favorite current rider, Ben Spies, hes my age and completely whopped ass this season in AMA ,elbowz out, and dethroned Matt Mladin.

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favorite Motorcycle racers

These are all my favorite Motorcycle racers :
1. Eddie Lawson
2. MICK DOOHAN
3. Valentino Rossi
4. Kenny Roberts
5. Wayne Rainey


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