Steering Head Bearings – Tapered vs. Caged Roller type

Moto Friends!

Another piece of information confirming preference for/usage of caged roller style bearings (as opposed to tapered) in the steering head for race applications! This is a screen capture from MotoGP Sepang Test Day 2.

Going back to OEM on my Suzuki – new tires this weekend as well! Michelin Pilot Road 4s for daily road use!

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Life long motorbike rider from New Orleans with a passion for riding sportbikes, naked (cafe) bikes, dirt bikes, mini bikes and on and on and on. Throw in some Isle of Man TT racing, short circuit racing, and the glory days of 1950s-1970s English/Irish/Manx road racing and you are getting close. I can't get enough.
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