Michael Beck #60

Michael Beck #60

Beck will compete in AMA Pro Daytona SportBike for Crozier Roberson Motorsports aboard the team’s No. 60 DNA Energy Drink Ducati 848.

Career Highlights

· 2010 – Beck joined Crozier Roberson Motorsports at the Infineon round.
· Finished top ten in the championship every season competed.
· 2010 racing WSB in Monza, scored a point.

Pre-Season Interview

How much experience do you have riding an XR1200?
None

What do you think of spec racing?
Its good, it keeps the field tight and keeps the favortisim out.

What made you decide to race the Vance & Hines XR1200 Series?
The opportunity came up and I wanted to jump on it. I love racing motorcycles and to be part of the community of racers means a lot to me. Also the XR deal was way to keep my name and face in the paddock.

What do you think of the Vance & Hines XR1200 Series?
I think its really good. Vance & Hines are really promoting it a lot. I think its going somewhere. From what I heard the field has grown a lot and I think its going to be very competitive class.

Interview

What’s your typical pre-race meal?
Lots of carbs

What is your pre-race OCD behavior?
Right boot right glove

What is one of your best racing memories?
Monza. But every year is a great year I make the best of it.

What motivated you to get started racing?
My dad

What would you be doing if you weren’t a professional motorcycle racer?
Iron work – apprentice right now

What else is in your garage?
Bikes – road and mtn, dirt bikes

Any advice to the readers dreaming to turn pro?
Go after your dreams – never give up

How many hours a week are you on Facebook?
Too many

Do you Twitter?
No

What are your favorite magazines and websites?
Road Racing World, Whiskey Mullsa

Who are your heros?
Josh Hayes, and my dad

Beach or mountains?
Beach

High fives or fist bump?
Fist bumps

iPhone , Blackberry or Android?
iPhone

Mac or PC?
Mac

Top 3 bands?
Little Wayne, anything really

Greatest strength?
Endurance

Most frustrating challenge?
Drama

Do you have a website and or Blog?
Just facebook