Several weeks ago DMG TV sources suggested that both Kawasaki and Aprilia might be joining the US Superbike series in 2014. While this was suspected to be a hollow hope, at best, in reality there might be some good news on the horizon for the beleaguered national series. Possibly.
While Kawasaki sources say there are no plans to join the series as a factory or even factory-supported effort--Aprilia says the move is under consideration.
Aprilia's head of racing Gigi Dall'Igna said yesterday at Laguna Seca that while it's uncertain at this time what they might do, that he considering some way of joining the series in 2014.
Aprilia's RSV4 race support program is a fairly economical way to go racing.
Persons looking a lot like Larry Pegram or members of his crew were seen inside the Aprilia garage during the Laguna WSBK weekend.