Carlos Checa of the Althea Racing team has won the majority of the 2011 World Superbike Championship races. Checa and his Ducati 1198R have been on the top spot of the World Superbike podium 6 times out of the last 10 races — including both races at the Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah. What does Carlos Checa think about his chances this year and about motorcycle racing in America?
AllAboutBikes Editor-in-Chief Julian Taylor interviewed Carlos Checa the day after his double win at the Miller Motorsports Park. Checa talks about how he had to “keep on his game” and not make any mistakes after taking a convincing lead at the very beginning. He also talks about how he feels that “television coverage around the racing is very important” so that people can follow racing and keep building the fan base here in the United States.
Video Interview with Carlos Checa:
Now is the time to put your money on Carlos Checa winning the 2011 World Superbike Championship.