Zemke and Gobert on Hondas

Brent Avis
by Brent Avis
American Honda has just officially announced the 2002 BruceTransportation Group riders for the 2002 racing season.

Anchoring the Honda-supported Bruce Transportation Group effort will be JakeZemke. Zemke takes the lead for the Bruce team after a very competitive seasonwith Honda-supported Erion Racing. Zemke, who finished the 2001 AMA FormulaXtreme series (tied for fourth in points with Erion teammate Josh Hayes who is off to Suzuki next year), willride Honda's new CBR954RR next year and will campaign a Honda CBR600F4i in theAMA 600 SuperSport series.

Joining Zemke on both the 954 and F4i will be Anthony Gobert's younger brother Alex...

The 18year-old Gobert first gained attention in the U.S. when in 1998, at age 15, hefinished second at Laguna Seca in the Aprilia Cup Series. Gobert finishedeighthin the 2000 Australian Superbike series riding for Team Mobil Honda and iscompleting a strong 2001 season riding for Honda Australia's Redwing HRC Racingteam in the Formula Xtreme and 600 SuperSport series.

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