Sande First Winner of Suzuki Raider Category in Super Series

Date posted on May 18, 2016
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The first round of the Shell Advance Super Series happened last May 7 at SM City Davao. The Super Suzuki (Suzuki Philippine Challenge) category used Raider R150 race bikes and it was Mac Sande of RPM who emerged victorious in the 10-lap race. Ephraim Onahon of Yamaha MW 323 bagged the second place while Jaypee Obedenceio of Phoenix-VMan-Suzuki finished third. The three riders were all from Mindanao.

Starting - Super Suzuki Raider

Super Suzuki Raider starting grid

Mac Sande - Super Suzuki Raider

Mac Sande of RPM racing team won the Super Suzuki Raider category in the first round of the Shell Advance Super Series

Super Suzuki Raider winners

Super Suzuki Raider race winners. Runner-ups Ephraim Onahon and Jaypee Obedencio join winner Sande in the podium.

The Super Series is the first ever nationwide championship that gathers the best racers in Luzon, Visayas in Mindanao in a 7-leg series held in different racetracks and street tracks. It is presented by Shell Advance which is also the official motor oil of the series. The Super Series is organized by InsideRACING and The Racing Line. Race chairmen are Mr. Al Camba of InsideRACING which organizes the IRGP and IR Cup and Mr. Jong Uy of the Racing Line. The series is sanctioned by the Unified Sports and Racing Association for Motorcycles, Inc. (USRA). Mr. Duds Lumague, President of USRA, was present during the inaugural and historical first round of the Super Series supported by Shell Advance, Yamaha, Suzuki and FDR.

The second round of the Shell Advance Super Series is on May 22 at the Clark International Speedway in Pampanga during the first round of the IR Cup.