Racer Flashback: Jean Yves Vetsch
European Funnybike racer Jean Yves Vetsch at the 2000 Prostar World Finals at Gainesville Raceway. From Jovy Auz Arches, France, Vetsch qualified his Suzuki to the fourteenth spot in a twenty-five bike field with a 7.447 at 152.05 mph. Vetsch would lose first round to Chip Ellis who outran him with a 6.741 to his 8.246 pass.
Vetsch’s quickest Funnybike pass was recorded in 1998 at Santa Pod Raceway‘s Midsummer Nationals running a 7.435 at 174.72 mph.
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