Thanks to


A huge thanks to all the people, supporters, experts and suppliers that have gotten behind the iM250 project:

Dr Steve Bagshaw: Director, Project Manager, Testing/Racing Team Manager, Technical.


Martin and Nicole Dunn

Griffith Performance Racing/Engineering (Scott Griffith/Brent Watson): Chassis design and manufacture

Kiwi Suspension Solutions (Robert Taylor): Suspension design, assembly and testing, Ohlins specialists

MachineHead (Jamie Nevill): Engineering design and fabrication and welding crowd funding support

Grow Wellington/TechNZ: R&D project funding and business support

Motomart: Dynomometer engine performance testing

White Powersports: Component supply Component supply

Dold Industries: Component supply

TSS Red Baron Motorcycles: Wellington region KTM dealer and parts supply

Biggles Racing Team: NZSBK 2015 racing team

 Greg Percival (Paint supplier)

KTM New Zealand: Motorex oil


Our development and race riders so far:

2012: Tyler Lincoln and Jason Easton (tests)



2013: Glen Skachill (NZSBK 2013) and Marc-Antoine Jacquet (VMCC 2013)



 2014: Marc-Antoine Jacquet (NZSBK 2014)



 2014: Sam Love (December)

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  2015: Tayla Relph (NZSBK 2015)

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2016: David Manuell [NZSBK March 2016)

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2017: Regan Phibbs (L) and Marcus Beagley (R)

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2018: Regan Phibbs (NZ #4, 2018).


2019: Jason Hearn (NZ #3, 2019)

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2019: Campbell Grayling (NZ #4, 2019).

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Cormac Buchanan, 2019/20. NZ 150 Supersport #1 2020.

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