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DOCUMENTARY: Behind the scenes with Pit Crews - Episode 7: American Motorcycle Association

2018-08-24 20:00

Robin Classen

Image: TVF Media

The stakes are high as the battle for places hot up after each race. The Honda team leaves little room for error come race day.

Bringing home the win with strategic driving is up to the driver, but making sure all of the power gets utilised on track is where the crew members come into play.

No 'I' in team

Everything from the engine to the chassis is intricately prepared prior to race day which can take time depending on what has to be tweaked.

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Once everything has been prepared to the team's specification, a crowd consisting of thousands fill the stands to watch the grid battle it out.

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