Sharp End Magazine, No.05, 2009, page 12 

Sharp End Magazine, No.05, 2009, page 12

Click here to open page 12 of full-featured digital publication


Sharp end Akrapovic






it all started when igor akrapovič redesigned redesigned the exhaust of his serial sports motorbike and crowned his design with the successes of the races he participated in due to extensive demand for exhaust systems by racing teams in the german superbike championships the then small company employing just five people quickly changed from a tuning workshop initially focused on modifying engines to a specialized company designing exhausts for sports motorbikes after entering the world superbike championships wsbk) towards the end of the 1990s a focused group of individuals formed a team aiming to develop exhausts for racing teams the division of roles came spontaneously” remembers slavko aljoz trstenjak head of akrapovič’s racing service department at first everybody used to do everything but later the ever increasing and more complex demands on all levels forced us to specialize however the most important important thing was that we also complemented each other this is what allowed us to win 49 world champion titles in our 20 year existence one of the biggest and ground breaking moments for the racing department and the entire company came in the late 90s when all japanese factory photography bor dobrin by peter kavčič races are the biggest test of everything we do our greatest satisfaction and motivation to further improve our designs comes from a victory of a motorbike that is equipped with our exhaust the desire to win pushes us further along a path that no one has taken before akrapovič racing service addicted revolution


Sharp End Magazine, No.05, 2009 Home Sharp End Magazine, No.05, 2009, page 11 Sharp End Magazine, No.05, 2009, page 13

Edition Digital Links

Edition Digital Home Page
Follow Edition Digital on Twitter!
Friend Edition Digital on Facebook!
Edition Digital on LinkedIn
Edition Digital's YouTube channel

Edition Digital on Google Play Edition Digital on iTunes Edition Digital on Amazon Kindle


Back To Top