Sportbike and American V-Twin Tuning & Suspension Setup
with the Top Builders & Factory Race Teams
Complete Performance Tuning, Race Preparation and Parts Information
from Jim Gianatsis with the top Factory Teams in AMA and World Superbike racing.
Editor, Pro Racer, Test Engineer and photographer Jim Gianatsis has helped develop many factory racebikes and set up the superbikes of National Champions including Wes Coley, Eddie Lawson and Wayne Rainey. Jim is one of the few motojournalists in the world with direct access to the top factory race teams. Here in Paddock Garage, Jim explains the theory and basics of bike handling and suspension tuning, and engine performance modifications, shows
you how to correct any shortcomings or problems with a particular
model sportbike, and gives you the best, most cost effective ways to improve them.
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• Performance Parts The best Performance Products from Mikuni, Akrapovic, Arrow, DynaJet and more at LOW DISCOUNT PRICING
General & Advanced Tuning -
Suspension Setup and Tuning
• Suspension Basics
Suspension Setup and Tuning
Chassis Setup and Tuning
Trail & Angle Explained
• Spring Rates, Straight & Progressive
with Ohlins Spring Rate Charts / Part #s
Carburetor / Injection Tuning
and Marc Salvisberg of Factory Pro Tuning
Specific Sportbike Setup -
Aprilia - HOT!
Exclusive FastDates.com Project
Bike - We show you how to build an $18,000 Tuno Racing for just
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Includes The official racing parts catalog and ordering information
and technical support from the factory Ducati Corse Race Team!
• Ducati 848/1098/1198 S, R Superbikes
Complete setup tips... Handling Improvents that will make your bike easier to ride and shave 1-2 secs off your track lap times
749 / 999R Superbikes 2005-2006
Complete setup tips... Dyno testing the new 57mm Termignoi Full
Race System on the 999R05!
748 / 916 / 996 / 998 & Monster
Tuning, Preparation and Setup Tips.
749 / 999 Superbikes 2003-2004
Complete setup tips, what's hot and what's
not, and a cost per Lb and HP for performance gains.
Prepared by World and AMA Superbike race winners
Ten Kate Honda / Chris Vermeulen and
Al Ludington for Miguel DuHamel / American Honda
Racing's setup for Kurtis Roberts'
2000 & 2001 Formula Extreme winning bike.
prepared by Erion
AMA Formula Extreme & 600 Supersport Champions
GSX-R750 prepared by AMA National SuperSport Champions
Team FastDates.com EBSCO Corona Extra Suzuki
GSX-R 600 and 750 1999-2000
prepared by AMA National Superbike Champions
Don Sakakura / Team Yoshimura Suzuki, and AMA 750cc Supersport
Champions Kel Carruthers / Team Chaparral Suzuki
prepared by AMA National Champions Team FastDates.com EBSCO Corona Extra Suzuki
prepared by Chuck Graves, Graves Motorsports
/ Team Yamaha. Kick butt with our 2002 Fast Dates Calendar cover bike and Laguna Seca Extreame winner!
YR1 Generation 3 2004-2005
YR1 Generation 4 2005-2006
Factory World Superbike & Supersport tuning,
• Graves Daytona Superstock class winner.
• Norick Abe and Nori Haga 200506 World Superbike
winner with Giant 1224 Screensavers!
YR6 prepared by Chuck Graves,
Graves Motorsports / Team Yamaha
• Yamaha YR6F & YRF1 2002 & 2003
Factory Yamaha Racing parts list and
ZX6, ZX7, ZX9, ZX10, 11&12
Supersport and Superbike preparation
with Mike Preston, Team Manager, Kawasaki Racing
ZX6RR 600/636cc 2003-2004
Building Eric Bostrom's 750cc Class Giant
ZRX1100 / 1200 prepared by Rob Muzzy, Muzzy's R&D, and Al Ludington, Team Kawasaki,
AMA Superbike Champions. With Craig Ramey's ZRX1100 180
American V-Twin / Harley-Davidson
Mikuni HSR Carburetors
12x17" Race Bikes & Girls!
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Our best bike &model shots from Fast
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World Superbikes &
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Iron & Lace
Detailed pictorials of the finest
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