Hello racing enthusiasts,
I am the founder and team leader of SuperBolide. I raced in motocross from 1977 to 1981, the Baja 1000 California in 1988 and 1989 – finished both thanks to my teammates. Then I rode on track and raced the Bol d’Or Classic in 2013 and 2018.
Join me as I share stories of racers, men, and women who highlighted these motorcycle competitions and eras.
Michel Rougerie, Freddy Spencer, Norifumi Abe, Christian Sarron, Niall Mackenzie, Jean-Philippe Ruggia, Loris Baz, Jean-Michel Bayle and more recently Lucas Mahia… are some of the pilots who collaborated with Martial Garcia. Since more than 40 years, Martial works at the highest level of speed. As a mechanic, track engineer, engine mechanic or team leader, he was involved in several World titles… Read more
Sunday Ride Classic 2019
An incredible opportunity to see in the same place, on the mythical Paul Ricard circuit, MotoGP, GP500, Superbikes and many other wonders wich wrote the history. You will meet GP legend, with Kevin Schwanz as guest star… Read more
Jean-Pierre Bonato – Sunday Ride Classic creator
Although he did not climb the podiums of MotoGP or World Superbike himself, it is through his passion and career that he has met some of the best riders in the world and that some of them have even become his friends… Read more
On board Yamaha 750 TZ OW31
Live some laps of the circuit Paul Ricard filmed onboard this legendary motorbike… Read more and view video
Forty years after…
In 1978 and 1979, Sonauto made the buzz in engaging Yamaha 750 TZ in the Bol d’Or. Although the company focused the attention of the spectators and the media space with its Grand Prix motorcycles, Sonauto organized during these two editions a motocross in the circuit Paul Ricard area, just next to the Mistral straight. Attracted by the opportunity to run a MX and see the Bol d’Or, I participated at these two races… Read more
AN AIRBAG AT THE BOL D’OR CLASSIC
Bol d’Or 2018, 5th hour of race: crash of the YART Yamaha. Niccolo Canepa’s airbag triggers. Not injured, the Italian rider brings back the factory bike to the stand. His airbag is then equipped with a new air cartridge and reactivated. Repaired, the Yamaha attacks a great comeback to the second place, less than a minute behind the winners. Double shot for In&motion… Read more