At Indianapolis Motor Speedway, one of the world’s most iconic racing venues, Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. honored the GSX-R, one of history’s most significant motorcycle models. In the company of a host of Suzuki Racing Champions, including Kevin Schwantz, Suzuki unveiled a pair of 2016 Commemorative Edition GSX-R1000s that honor 30 years of GSX-R dominance. Host by Ralph Sheheen, the voice of motorcycle racing on Fox Sports, helped Suzuki honor a top-flight list of riders who have raced Suzuki GSX-Rs and won at the national and world level over the last 30 years. The guest list included Schwantz, Aleix Espargaro and Maverick Vinales of the Suzuki Ecstar MotoGP team, plus Chris Ulrich, John Ulrich, Aaron Yates, Don Emde, Elena Myers and many others. This special cadre of racers talked about the GSX-R’s racetrack dominance and its significance as a performance streetbike. Suzuki executives presented each racer with a special award to honor their influence on the continual evolution of the GSX-R.