Tuesday, June 18


That's right, in breaking news today (Tuesday June 18) Suzuki Motor Corporation has announced that it will return to FIM Road Racing Grand Prix MotoGP in 2015.

It will do so with an in-line 1000cc 4-stroke similar to the one pictured here with testing to start immediately.

It's been two years since Suzuki abandoned its V4 programme in MotoGP but work on a new bike has continued with more up-front tests planned at the Catalunya circuit in Spain now that word of the company's return is out in the open.

The outline of testing team and racing machine to be developed are as follows:

Chief members of Europe testing team in 2013:
- Team manager: Davide Brivio
- Development rider: Randy De Puniet

MotoGP machine to be developed:
- 1000cc In-line four GP racer