Barnes Third In FX Qualifying in Virginia
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki kicked off the second to last round of the 2005 AMA roadracing season with a strong showing on Friday at Virginia International Raceway. By the conclusion of the day, the squad had locked up a front-row grid position and put in several other impressive performances.
August 26, 2005
May And Barnes Finish In The Top Ten In Mid-Ohio Superstock
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki enjoyed a solid conclusion to the Mid-Ohio weekend on Sunday but entered the day aiming for even stronger results then they were ultimately rewarded with. Michael Barnes’ terrific front-row qualifying performances had the team focused on securing a pair of podiums this weekend, but it wasn’t to be. The Floridian backed up his fourth-place finish in Saturday’s Formula Xtreme race by claiming seventh in Sunday’s 16-lap Superstock race.
July 24, 2005
Barnes Quick At Mid-Ohio
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki built upon their spectacular Friday showing at Mid-Ohio with another memorable performance on Saturday. Michael Barnes continued his impressive form at the 2.4-mile race course, notching up high-ranking results in both the Formula Xtreme race and Superstock qualifying.
July 23, 2005
Barnes Qualifies Second In Mid-Ohio Formula Xtreme
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki kicked off this weekend’s AMA race meeting at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in spectacular fashion on Friday. Spearheaded by an on-form Mike Barnes, the team played heavily near the top of the charts throughout the day, which ended with the Floridian claiming a front row starting position for tomorrow’s 16-lap Formula Xtreme race.
July 22, 2005
May Posts Career Best Supersport Finish At Laguna Seca
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki rounded out the high-profile USGP weekend at Laguna Seca on Sunday by claiming their best finish of the season in the AMA Supersport class. Geoff May rebounded from a poor launch off the line to battle in the top five throughout the 17-lap race aboard his Pirelli-shod GSX-R600. On the final lap he held off the defending class champion by just 0.012 at the checkered flag to claim fifth place.
July 10, 2005
May Qualifies On The Second Row At Laguna Seca
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki enjoyed a productive day in front of Saturday’s huge crowd at Laguna Seca. Riders Geoff May and Michael Barnes put in solid performances during the day’s practice and qualifying sessions while continuing to make progress in preparation of Sunday’s 17-lap Superstock and Supersport finals.
July 09, 2005
Barnes And May Solid In Laguna Seca Opening Practice
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki opened the Laguna Seca weekend in front of a massive Friday crowd that flocked to Monterey to attend the highly anticipated combined AMA/MotoGP event. With a three-day attendance figure expected to be in the neighborhood of 150,000 spectators, this weekend provides a fantastic opportunity for the team to make a big impression.
July 08, 2005
May And Barnes On The Podium In Elkhart Lake
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki concluded the Road America weekend with another tremendous performance on Sunday. One day after Mike Barnes claimed a podium finish in the Formula Xtreme race at Elkhart Lake, WI, his teammate Geoff May finished as the runner-up in the 60k Superstock final.
June 05, 2005
Barnes Leads Road America Formula Xtreme, Earns Podium Finish
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki continued their standout weekend at Road America on Saturday by claiming a podium finish and putting in top-flight qualifying performances. Michael Barnes piloted the team’s Pirelli-shod GSX-R600 to a superb third-place finish in a difficult Formula Xtreme contest waged under changing weather conditions and Geoff May qualified on the second row in Supersport and Superstock.
June 04, 2005
May and Barnes Quick At Road America
Team M4 EMGO Suzuki kicked off the second half of the 2005 AMA racing season in stellar fashion today at Road America, near Elkhart Lake, WI. The squad fared no worse than tenth during the day’s various practice and qualifying sessions and even registered a few top-five performances on Friday at the scenic four-mile road course set in the Wisconsin woods.
June 03, 2005