Friday June 8th, 2012
For Immediate Release
Contact: Steve Brubaker
Dunlop USA N-Tec Slicks Dominate AFM Formula Pacific with fastest lap of the event
This last weekend at Thunderhill AFM event, Dunlop riders Ricky Corey and Lenny Hale dominated the premier AFM class, Formula Pacific, bringing home a 1st and 2nd place. Lenny Hale had the fastest lap of the weekend with 1:47.800 and he did it on the new Dunlop USA MADE N-Tec Slicks.
Ricky Corey taking home 1st place in Formula Pacific and Open Superbike, while Lenny Hale took home 2 wins and 2 second place finishes for the weekend in Solo heavy Expert, Open Grand Prix Expert, Open Superbike Expert and Formula Pacific.
Ricky Cory currently leads the points in Formula Pacific, which is the top class for AFM and is the only way to gain the #1 plate for AFM.
Other Dunlop riders with multiple wins were Jordan Griesshaber on his Kawasaki Ninja 250, winning in 3 classes; 250 Production Novice, 500 Twins Novice and 250 Superbike Novice. “These Dunlop Unbeaten 02 are new tires they just came out with. In the race, I smoked the other riders, and my Dunlop’s lasted way longer than any other tire for a Ninja 250. Thanks DUNLOP!”, said Jordan Griesshaber after winning his races.
Garrett Willis had another great weekend, entering 2 classes and winning 2 classes, 600 Superbike Expert and 600 Production Expert. He did it all on the USA N-Tec D211GP-A.
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AFM Formula Pacific