Video: I, Superbiker 2 BSB Trailer
Thursday, September 15, 2011
A video trailer has been released for an upcoming motorcycle flick: I, Superbiker 2
. The film, which chronicles the 2011 British Superbike Championship
, is slated for a UK release in Spring of 2012. It follows the original I, Superbiker
– the movie of record for the 2010 BSB season.
The British and American Superbike racing series enjoy elevated status as the most prestigious national titles. Interest in British Superbike has piqued stateside, however, with American John Hopkins
contesting the 2011 title for the Crescent Suzuki squad. The first Yankee to ever win a BSB race, Hopper is the current points leader with two rounds remaining
in the BSB Showdown.
The British series employs an intriguing Showdown format to determine its champion, which elevates the top six riders to 500 points (plus bonus points for podium positions) for a the final three rounds of the season. BSB is also making news with its 2012 technical rule changes, foremost of which includes the use of a spec ECU. The ground-breaking rules will be closely scrutinized by AMA and other racing series, as it is the first to comprehensively regulate electronic aids.
For now, scrutinize the I, Superbiker 2 Trailer below, courtesy of YouTube.
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