Kawasaki ZX10R Masters, Pro Tour Series

Pro Tour Series: Red Square Kawasaki ZX10R Masters

Posing for a Kawasaki family portrait

25 scoot jockeys made it to the starting grid on practice Friday: Tony Klem, Ike Bodigelo, Chris Marais, Paul Jacobs, Stewart Macleod, Bertus Meyburgh, Appanna Ganapathy, Steven Smit, Brian Bontekoning, Pieter de Vos, Johan Fourie, Johan Steyn, JB Schoeman (the real Tony Soprano), Raymond Keel, Kobus le Roux, Rodney McLachlan, Johan le Roux, Brian Moldenhauer, Sid Farinha, Peter Clark, Joe Shearer, Warren Banfield, Andre v Vollenstee, Stuart Russell and Cordell McQueen.

The whole Kawasaki fraternity are straddling the same race bikes, Kawasaki ZX10R motorcycles, throttling normal 95 (or 93) octane fuel.

Brian Bontekoning #16, Red Square Kawasaki ZX10R Masters

Pro Tour Series: Kawasaki ZX10R

Kawasaki ZX10R Semi Transformer, raced by Brian Bontekoning #16

Johan Steyn #21, Kawasaki ZX10R, Kawaski Masters

Pro Tour Series: Kawasaki ZX10R

Tweety (but no Sylvester), Johan Steyn #21, Kawasaki ZX10R

Ike Bodigelo #22, Kawasaki ZX10R Master

Pro Tour Series: Kawasaki Master

Master Ike is meditating—please be quiet. Ike Bodigelo #22 meditating (and contemplating the Kyalami race circuit) before (or after) the big practice session.

Words & Photos: Adriaan & Martine Venter (Pro Tour Series, Kyalami Raceway, South African Motorsport, 2012/07/27, Practice Session, 37 images) Red Square Kawasaki ZX10R Masters.