Chase McFarland #19

Chase McFarland #19

How much experience do you have riding an XR1200?
Before Daytona just 4 times.

What do you think of spec racing?
I like the idea a lot. That’s another reason why ia m doing because everyone is on the same machine.

What made you decide to race the Vance & Hines XR1200 Series?
Cost efficient, its probably the cheapest way to go racing. Higheest exposure per dollar.

What do you think of the Vance & Hines XR1200 Series?
I think its going to be the best racing on the grid. So far I did one WERA event and it was the most fun racing I have had.

What is your pre-race OCD behavior?
Left boot and left glove first

What motivated you to get started racing?
I started racing motocross when I was 13 in Norther California. I tried supermoto when I was 18 and fell in love with asphalt and it was kind of a natural progression to road racing.

What would you be doing if you weren’t a professional motorcycle racer?
Crew Chief

What else is in your garage?
Buell 1125r, YZF250f, VOR 503sm, TZ50

Any advice to the readers dreaming to turn pro?
The best money spent is on track time

How many hours a week are you on Facebook?
Probably too many

Do you Twitter?
I have one @chasemcfarland

What are your favorite magazines and websites?
RIP Road Racer X

Who are your heros?
Doug Henry

Beach or mountains?
Mountains

High Fives or FIst Bump?
High Fives

iPhone , Blackberry or Android?
Android

Mac or PC?
PC

Top 3 bands?
Atmosphere, Mumford and Sons, Hank III

Greatest strength?
Determination

Do you have a website and or Blog?
www.chasemcfarlandracing.com