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minimoto

(ˈmɪnɪˌməʊtəʊ)
n
(Motor Racing) a reduced-size replica racing motorcycle powered by a two-stroke petrol engine and used for racing. Also called: pocketbike
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It was Gail who first put him on the road to the British Superbikes championship, buying Nathan a miniature motorbike - a "minimoto" - for his 12th birthday in 2013.
Former minimoto star Ross Maguire, from Cambusnethan, took on three races in the Scottish Championship last year.
'At that time, I was in kindergarten and started the motocross racing minimoto class using KTM 50 cc and keep racing until now,' Adel Tan said.
Dylan won the UK Minimoto Championship in 2015 in the Junior A class, which is for six to nine-year-olds.
Last month, West Midlands Police blitzed anti-social riders during a day of action that saw 10 off-road bikes seized - including quad bikes, scramblers and minimoto's - and arrests made in Birmingham, Wolverhampton and Coventry.
He's taking part on the Stowe Circuit in a demonstration race for Minimoto during the British round of MotoGP.
"I would also ask parents to think very carefully if they are thinking about buying a quad bike, micro-scooter or minimoto as a Christmas present for their children.
The 14-year-old, who moved up from minimoto in 2011 to the higher level motorbikes this year, showed true potential as he won eight races on the spin, finished third in the National Junior Cup and deservedly took the Minnie Grenfell Memorial Trophy for the top rider following in the footrests of many of the sport's legends such as Phil Read, Mike Hailwood, Geoff Duke and Great Britain's leading MOTOGP ace Cal Crutchlow.
A los 6 anos tuvo su primera minimoto, comprada por su papa.
Indoor features include the wall of death and games arena, while outdoors will see a karting and minimoto area, and an off-road zone that will let you venture into the woods of the NEC to experience off-road riding with a choice of bikes supplied by Kawasaki and Yamaha.
Sammi, from Clack-mannan, is a motocross and minimoto champ.