Register Members List Member Map Media Calendar Garage Forum Home Mark Forums Read

Go Back > News & Media > Motorcycle News & Media > Racing News
Forgot info?

Welcome to! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!

Register Today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

FREE MH Decals by MAIL!


Share This Thread: 
Subscribe to this Thread Thread Tools
Old 07-16-2015, 10:30 AM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2008
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 128,801

Suzukis MotoGP Xbox handlebars

Who says rider electronic aids make MotoGP like a computer game

Suzukis MotoGP Xbox handlebars

Suzukis MotoGP Xbox handlebars

SUZUKI'S MotoGP bike has so many coloured buttons on its handlebars that it looks like an Xbox controller.

The Suzuki Ecstar team posted this image on its official Instagram page with the caption 'the joypad of the riders'.

The handlebars of the GSX-RR might look like a video game but in the bike racing's premier class every button has a vital function.

In the top image the yellow button enters the menu and the red and blue buttons select the required engine mapping.

In the bottom image, the green button turns on the tail lights for wet weather races, the yellow button is the pit lane limiter set at 60kmh (important for avoiding fines), the red switch kills the engine and the blue switch is the launch control. Works rider Aleix Espargaro won't want to confuse the red and blue buttons on the start line at Indianapolis next month.

We're hoping Suzuki's next GSX-R1000 comes with the MotoGP Xbox buttons as standard.

Related Content

Kevin Schwantz launches Suzuki GSX-RR at Motegi
New 'Suzuki Ecstar' livery unveiled for GSX-RR MotoGP bike
First whispers: new Suzuki GSX-R1000 coming?
Aleix Espargaro: Yamaha has more potential than Honda in Open Class
First MotoGP podium for Aleix Espargaro

NewsBot is offline   Reply With Quote
Similar Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
MotoGP 07 Xbox 2night......... RoadracerNC Off Topic 65 07-17-2009 09:47 AM

Thread Tools


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:48 AM. is not responsible for the content posted by users.
Privacy Policy