Thursday, August 30, 2007

This is the 2nd year the Markertek team from Kingston, NY will be making LSR attempts at the World Motorcycle Speed Trials. The Markertek LSR Team is proud to partner with the following sponsoring companies for 2007: Markertek, Kolb Machine, Martin EuroSport-Coopersburgh PA, MotoVelociti,, REV'IT Sport USA, Technical coatings, Chargois Group. Other partners include: Street and Competition Cycles, Klotz Lubricants, Shoei Helmets & Pirelli Tires.

The Worlds Motorcycle Speed Trials are held each year at the famous Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. The event is sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), the world competition sanctioning body, and the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA), the national competition sanctioning body. This is the event you must run in order to qualify for an actual Motorcycle World Land Speed Record. Last year the MarkerTek team captured the 125cc Partially Streamlined record, piloted by Chief Designer, Scott Kolb.

For 2007 the MarkerTek team brings additional sponsors, machines, team members and riders in the hopes of capturing even more high speed glory.

Markertek LSR Team 2007:
Mark Braunstein/Markertek - Owner/Sponsor and Team player
Scott Kolb - Cheif Designer/Builder/ Rider
Tom Romano - Builder/ rider
Django Zaloom-Builder / Rider
Chis Bernard - Builder / Rider
Dwight Eyrick - Builder
Bill Gillis - Rider
Marty Lennox - Team member
Greg Meola - Builder/ rider
Tom Pfeffer - Builder and Iceman
Victor Vondracek - Videographer
Ed Allen - Team member