Built for the factory effort by Suzuki Canada, this 1989 Suzuki GSXR RR was prepared for Jon Cornwell - who raced it in the Canadian WSB round as well as in Canadian and US Superbike rounds. Built and tuned by Alex Mays, the bike has a 129rwhp Mike Crompton engine that was Miguel Duhamel's spare.
Team: Suzuki Canada
Riders: Jon Cromwel, running #107in Canada, #49 in the U.S - Plus Jeff Gayner, Art Robbins & Steve Crevier
Builder: Mike Crompton
Tuner: Alex Mayes
- Yoshimura USD front end with Yoshimura billet triple clamps as used by World Endurance and GP teams during 1989
- Custom rear shock rocker by Dale Rathwell
- Ohlins racing shock
- Kossman rotors, stock calipers
- Dymags -3.5" front, 5.5" rear
- Two supplemental oil coolers
- Full Yoshimura Ti exhaust system
- 15:1 Forged Wiseco pistons - custom made, finished by Mike Crompton
- Carillo Ti racing con-rods
- Total loss stock electronic ignition system with Yoshimura racing black box
- Yoshimura #27 A camshafts w/slotted sprockets
- Ti Valve retainers
- Stainless valves
- Yoshimura Dry-clutch kit
- Stock Slingshot carbs, set up by Crompton
- Tsubaki manual cam chain tensioner
- No alternator or starter motor; holes blanked off
- Rev limit-13,500 to 14,000rpm
- Modified gas tank (stock baffling removed), w/Pingle dual outlet petcock
This machine was restored and raced with success by Ken Livingston in the Canadian Vintage Series (in fact, I had an excellent battle with him on this bike during that period). This machine is virtually race-ready.
Detailed, hi-resolution pics this cool piece of history on my Flickr page.
The machine is located in Whitby, Ontario, Canada (just east of Toronto). We can assist with world-wide shipping - our customers have used the following companies with very good results:
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