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Suzuki legend Kevin Schwantz to attend 2007 TT 21 December 2006

Suzuki GB have confirmed the attendance of 1993 World 500cc Grand Prix Champion - Kevin Schwantz, at next years prestigious Isle of Man TT centenary races.

With a hectic week of events organised by Suzuki GB for customers and dealers, Kevin will join in on the many Suzuki themed activities across the Island throughout TT week as well as the TT Centenary Dinner on June the 7th.

Suzuki GB general manager Steve Callahan commented: “This years TT will be a very special event for all concerned, as we plan to make it a week to remember for our customers and dealers. Along with a dealer trip to the Island to reward achievement, we will also host our ‘Suzuki Sunday’ event on the 3rd of June, welcoming all customers to a day of celebrations and entertainment at the Golf Links Hotel at Castletown”.

Joining Kevin will be Mr Itoh san - the only Japanese rider to win at the TT. Mr Itoh will be present on the Island throughout TT week, taking part in the events including the 'Parade of Champions' on Friday 8th June, on-board his 1963 TT-winning 50cc Suzuki.

More information of Suzuki’s activities at the 2007 Isle of Man TT races will be revealed in the build-up to next June’s event.

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