We all find racing as very exciting game. However, moto racer makes it interesting for us by bearing lot of facts which we are totally unaware about. They carry enormous things in mind and body and then move on a racing track. Here we have mentioned few amazing facts that you must know what they go through.
Moto Racer Ride Over 100mph In Races
Racers who complete for Monster Yamaha Tech 3 races at a top speed of 215mp and even on the turns and twists of the race circuit average is about 110mph. Monster Yamaha Tech 3 has 250 horsepower and is much faster than a car.
Moto Racer Bikes Are Double In Weight
The bikes which a moto racer ride is double the weight of average male who is an adult. Bike weighs around 160 kg so it is extremely heavy to throw around the track. For this you need regular gym, workouts, build arm muscles, shoulders and core to have required strength and stability. The other viewers seem the racing a effortless, however, it needs lot of hard work.
Lose Lot Of Sweat While Riding
Riders go through an intense physical demand and the challenging environment which makes them lose sweat upto two litres during the race. Racing is a much more gruelling sport than others may assume. Especially when there is such a bad weather and the conditions add such a heat stress on the body. Racers sweat around 2 litres in around 45 minutes.
Tyre Contact Point
Bridgestones tyres are specifically designed to handle the demands of racer bikes. While leaning on corners they have a 55-degree angle this is why the contact point of the tyre is not bigger than 50 piece. There is lot of science involved while building these tyres and even in rain they maintain an average speed of 95mph. Though these tyres are costly but they are ultra-good.
Kangaroo leather is the most flexible leather any moto racer can get. You can feel like a skin is wrapped on to you which makes you ride the bike very smoothly and without any uncomfort. It just has a thickness of 3-5mm. It might sound you unsafe from tarmac but they are really hard.
Racers Wear Lot Of Armours
Moto racer wears an extra clothing which helps him while crashing. It protects him from speed crsh and gives protection to elbows, knees, knuckles, shoulders and the hand plams. They also wear chest, hip and knee protectors. Manufacturers are working on airbag system that will help to reduce shock to skeleton system when it crashes.
Moto Racer Act As Computers
Racing bikes have a big screen which has more than 500 options. They act like a data on computers. They mainly see their lap time and gears on different tracks so that they have fair idea to reach their goal. They even have an option where gear light flashes when you need to change gear for its highest power.