- Andrea Migno & Nicolò Bulega -
Pro-Bolt are Official Fastener Supplier to Sky Racing Team VR46 & Junior Team VR46 Riders Academy
We are proud to announce that for the 2017 and 2018 seasons that we will be the official fastener supplier to team Sky Racing Team VR46 and the Junior Team VR46 Riders Academy. This is an exciting opportunity for Pro-Bolt to work with and be a part of such thrilling projects in the Moto2 World Championship and Moto3 World championship and Moto3 Junior World Championship.
The teams will be using a large range of our Titanium and Aluminium fasteners but will primarily use our Race Spec, Flanged Hex Head, Tapered Socket Cap and Dome Head fasteners. Using only the best materials, machining methods and after many hours of development we now have a range of products that have been tried and tested at the highest level. We hope that by working with the experienced technicians we can develop our range even further.
The Sky Racing Team VR46 Team founded in 2014, focused on developing young Italian talent to battle towards the front of the Moto3 World Championship. After six wins and fifteen podium finishes in their first three seasons, the team will continue this path in the 2017 Moto3 World Championship and will also make its debut in Moto2 World Championship.
In Moto3, the team will be running the KTM RC 250 GP with the 2 rider team of Nicolò Bulega and Andrea Migno. With the experience in the Moto3 Category, you can be sure to see them fighting for the podium on a regular basis.
In Moto2, the team will be running the Kalex Chassis with the 2 rider team of Francesco Bagnaia and Stefano Manzi. We expect to see a solid start to the team’s debut season in Moto2, with constant growth and development pushing them closer to front of such a competitive class.
The Junior Team VR46 Riders Academy compete in the CEV Moto3 Junior World Championship which is a fascinating racing series designed to encourage young, ambitious & talented riders to work towards a racing career and is the perfect platform to springboard into the MotoGP World Championship.
- Francesco Bagnaia & Stefano Manzi -
Director of Motorsport at Pro-Bolt, Kevin Harker said, “It is with great pride that Pro-Bolt can announce the partnership with Sky Racing Team VR46, in the world championship, and Junior Team VR46 Riders Academy in the junior world championship. For Pro-Bolt this is undoubtedly a great opportunity to work with such a world renowned and successful academy. Pro-Bolt prides itself on providing a great quality product and an outstanding paddock service which is testament to our success being ‘second to none’ throughout the racing world. We wish the team great success for the coming 2017 season in all classes.”
Junior VR46 Riders Academy Team Manager, Luca Brivio added, “We are happy and proud to announce the collaboration between VR46 and Pro-Bolt to use their materials for the next two years. We think Pro-Bolts products are of the best quality in the market and at VR46 we are always looking for best solution and technology for our team. We hope that this collaboration will give prestigious results and technology development for both parties.”
We are extremely excited to work with a team as established as VR46 and hope that this partnership will help bring even more success to Sky Racing Team VR46 in the future.