Wimmer Continues Suzuki Winning Streak at
Alabama AMA Event
Doug Gust (left) and Dustin Wimmer on
Pell City Podium.
Dustin Wimmer in the Lead.
Doug Gust Charges for Third Place.
Brea, CA - March 31, 2008
- The second round of the ITP/Moose Racing AMA
ATV Motocross Series gave Dustin Wimmer his
fourth straight moto win, second straight
overall win and a commanding points lead.
Teammate Doug Gust was third on the Mill Creek
Raceway podium with a 5-2 moto score. Chad
Wienen had a top ten finish, carding second in
The weekend started off strong for Team
Rockstar / MSR / Suzuki / Yoshimura / Pro Taper
with Wienen posting quickest qualifying times on
Saturday. Teammate Wimmer posted the second
fastest time on the Pell City, Alabama track.
Sunday morning practice had all three Team
Suzuki QuadRacer R450s showing best times, led
Dustin Wimmer seems to be the man to beat
this season; so far no one has been able to
touch the Center Valley, Pa. native. Every time
he moves into the lead, he simply checks out,
leaving the field in the dust, or in this case
"I'm just really focused this year," Wimmer
explained about his winning streak. "I have a
much stronger, more serious mindset. I trained
really hard over the winter and the Suzuki
QuadRacer is the best quad out there by far."
Team Manager Kory Ellis was pleased with -
but not surprised by - Wimmer's winning streak:
"We've been training really hard and did a lot
of testing in the off season plus we have a
really great support team."
Doug Gust was happy to be on the podium for
the first time this year. "I got a good start
and my QuadRacer R450 was really awesome."
Wimmer, Wienen, and Gust, are all looking
forward to the next event two weeks out in
Bowling Green, Ky. Suzuki QuadRacers are on a
roll in 2008!PROGRAM PARTNERS:
Rockstar - MSR - American
Suzuki - Yoshimura R&D - Pro Taper
Makita USA - XCeldyne - CV4
Products - JB Racing - Pro Aluminum - Galfer -
NGK - Fox Shocks
Maxxis - Douglas - Quad Tech - Motion Pro -
Hinson Clutch - Precision Racing Products
VP Fuels - One Industries - Mechanix Wear -