Hero MotoCorp set the race tracks on fire with their maiden foray into one of the most exciting race circuits for super bikes by partnering with Erik Buell Racing (EBR), USA. With this partnership Hero now enters into the exciting racing arena by sponsoring two teams: Team Hero & AMSOIL Hero at the WSBK & AMA Pro Racing Superbikes Championship. Team Hero is represented by the accomplished rider Aaron Yates #20, an experience rider whose never say die attitude is awe inspiring to say the least.AMSOIL Hero is represented by the popular rider Geoff May #99, an accomplished rider whose passion is contagious & spirit is indomitable. Both the riders ride the scorching EBR 1190 RS bikes. “As a company, we have always supported and nurtured sports and sporting talent in India. We are delighted to be taking an Indian brand to a highly-competitive and highly-popular international motorcycle race arena” - says Mr. Pawan Munjal, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Hero MotoCorp Mr. Erik F. Buell, Chairman & CTO of EBR, said “EBR is delighted to partner with a company as iconic as Hero MotoCorp. Both HMCL and EBR share the common commitment to manufacturing world-class two-wheelers with technology of the future. The 'Team Hero' at AMA Championships is really a natural extension of our strategic collaboration. Top-class motorcycle racing is a very popular sport in the US, and the presence of the ‘Hero’ brand name is going to lend a lot of stature and excitement to all EBR fans out there."