Hayabusa Designer Confirmed at Santa
Pod Birthday Event
21st September 2009
Suzuki GB is delighted to confirm the
attendance of original Hayabusa designer, Koji Yoshiura,
at the bikes forthcoming tenth anniversary celebrations
at Santa Pod Raceway on 10th and 11th October 2009.
Responsible for designing what is renowned as one
of the world's most iconic and instantly recognisable
motorcycles, Mr Yoshiura will join thousands of fans
at the Northamptonshire drag strip, as they celebrate
the legendary bikes birthday with a host of attractions,
including customer participation on the drag strip
Suzuki GB director of sales and marketing, David
Taylor commented, "We are delighted to welcome
Yoshiura-san to our Hayabusa celebrations. As we all
know motorcycling is a passionate subject, but only
a very small number of machines ever achieve cult
status. The Hayabusa is a hugely distinctive machine,
which it is fair to say has achieved this status.
To be able to welcome the man that designed such a
legendary machine to a UK event is a real honour."
Koji Yoshiura will be in attendance at the event
both days, joined on Saturday by three times British
Superbike Champion, John Reynolds, who will be in
action on the drag strip on Saturday morning.
Note to press: Those interested in interviews with
Yoshiura-san should contact the Suzuki GB Press Office
on the details below.
Admission costs £10 per day, with children
under 16 free. A weekend ticket costs £25.00
with camping from Friday evening provided free of
charge. Unlimited track action costs £30.00
per day. Terms and conditions apply to track action.
Participants of the test ride must bring both parts
of driving licence to qualify.
To pre-book your ticket visit: www.santapod.co.uk
- For more information on the event visit: www.suzuki-gb.co.uk
Suzuki in 2009 - 100 Years of Innovation.