RULE CHANGE Information Bulletin #1635
September 05, 2017

Affected Discipline: Road Race   Rule Pertains to: Triple Clamps

Current Rule in the 2017 Manual of Motorcycle Sport:

10.21.4 Permitted Modifications

10.21.4.1 The following may be replaced or modified:

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i) Handlebars, and handlebar mounted levers, but replacement handlebars must be mounted in the original position on the fork assembly or top clamp.

 

New Rule after Change:

10.21.4 Permitted Modifications

10.21.4.1 The following may be replaced or modified:

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i) Handlebars, handlebar ends, grips and handlebar mounted levers. Handlebars may be repositioned underneath the top triple clamp

j) The Top Triple Clamp may only be changed to a commercially available clamp to accommodate for the repositioning of the standard handlebars or Clip On Handlebars, provided it is of the same offset as OEM clamp.

Rationale:

The new rule is to make it easier for production motorcycles to reposition the standard or clip on handlebars without them interfering with fairing panels or fuel tanks.

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Rule change effective from:

Immediate

Feedback contact:

rules@ma.org.au

(03) 9684 0512

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