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MOTOCROSS ACTION FLASHBACK! HOW THE “THE LITTLE SHOP THAT COULD” GOT STARTED

THIS IS PRO CIRCUIT’S 1980 12-PAGE CATALOG WITH JEFF JENNINGS ON THE COVER Most people don’t remember Jeff Jennings, but he was the rider that Team Suzuki hired when they lost Bob Hannah to Yamaha. David Bailey once said that Jeff Jennings was “the most stylish rider I have ever seen.” This page is like a time capsule back to 1980. It features hand-w elded aluminum boost bottles and Mossbarger reeds for Husqvarna 250, 390, 420 and 430 models . Pro Circuit started out having their exhaust pipes developed…

MOTOCROSS ACTION PHOTO OF THE DAY: THE MAN SUZUKI PICKED TO REPLACE THE HURRICANE

Jeff Jennings flies, and we mean flies, a Franks Honda four-stroke down the Carlsbad downhill at the World Four-Stroke Championships. Jennings jumped farther than anyone on the big downhill fly-aways and accentuated the distance with a ski jumper style. During the days when Tony DiStefano and Billy Grossi were the stars at Team Suzuki, the factory had a small cadre of “test riders” waiting in the wings. These Suzuki test riders were Bob Elliott, Marty Moastes, Bob Hannah and Jeff Jennings. Their test ri…