James Stewart and JGRMX went their separate ways
immediately following the Las Vegas Supercross
finale. It was just a matter of time before the news became public, but Stewart wasted no time confirming the other half of the rumor that he would be riding yellow. Stewart signed with Yoshimura Suzuki
and will contest the outdoor Nationals for the factory squad. He will join existing Suzuki rider Brett Metcalfe. Stewart has already been testing his new 2012 Suzuki RM-Z450
. Check out the photos below.
Stewart will ride the Suzuki RM-Z450.
Test photos show JS getting comfortable.
Obviously Stewart can scrub any dirt bike.
Suzuki now has two factory riders with Stewart and Metcalfe.
Stewart is trying to prepare for the Hangtown MX opener.
Suzuki's RM-Z is known for its excellent handling.
Stewart retains his gear sponsors.
The new contract is a multi-year deal.