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Pablo Gonzalez

Motorcycle Drag Racer Profile



โ“Years Racing:
๐Ÿ๏ธ โ€œ21 โ€œ

โ“Racing Motorcycle type:
Suzuki Hayabusa and Koenig Chassis Suzuki GS pro bike type.

โ“Where are you from State / Country?:
๐Ÿ๏ธCarolina, P.R. ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท

โ“(Q) Favorite win?
๐Ÿ๏ธ(A) โ€œSuper Comp at ManCup Memphis Tennessee 2016โ€โ€

โ“(Q) Toughest Race?
๐Ÿ๏ธ(A) โ€œ1998 Salinas, PR Speedway. Last points race of the year, I won my first championship in the third round against my long time friend and consider as my big brother, Ricardo Marte. We were tied in the first position and I beat him by .001 margin. It was a lot of pressure and we both did our best on that pass.โ€

โ“What series do you participate in?
๐Ÿ๏ธ "Orlando Speedworld NHRA points series, ManCup. Iโ€™ll be participating at the first XDA race."

โ“ What got you into drag racing ?
๐Ÿ๏ธ (A)"As many long time riders in this country, My Dad, a 6 Time Puerto Rico National Champion. Iโ€™ve been in this sport all my life, watching, helping and then racing. I couldnโ€™t get into Jr. Dragster so I took my calm to wait until get my license and my Dad gave me the opportunity to race his bike back then."

โ“(Q) Craziest Experience?
๐Ÿ๏ธ(A) โ€œ "2004 Salinas P.R. a fall at the finish line. It was the quarterfinal round and I knew I was going quicker because I didnโ€™t wheelie on my Suzuki Hayabusa as the other rounds, so when I looked back it was a little late and I decided to pull brakes a little harder as usual to not brake my Et, after that, you know the rest of the story. Thanks to God nothing bad happened to me but at least I won that round (thinking as a Pro Rider looking for the win light) lol โ€

โ“(Q) ) What advice would you give someone wanting to get into Drag Racing?
๐Ÿ๏ธ(A) โ€œReach out to people that can help how to drag race professionally. Understand this sport the way it works and look to be an excellent rider getting as many win lights he can but never get mad to loose, this is part of this game.
โ€œEvery time you loose you learn another way how to winโ€ โ€œIn this sport you never loose money, thatโ€™s your investment to learn something newโ€


โ“What is your day job occupation / industry?
๐Ÿ๏ธ "Account Manger, Roofing Company"

(Victories to date)
Puerto Rico - 120+ wins & 6 Championships
USA - 6 wins & 1 Championship

Team: Team Puerto Rico
Crew: Pablo & Ivelisse, (Parents), Naeemah, (wife) Amelia, Pamela & Paulina (My three Sophias) Puerto Rico Team




Check are the events you can go see him at - links below

Manufacturers Cup 2018 Mancup!

Xtreme Dragbike Association 2018 XDA!




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