THE WEEKLY FEED: Jim Pomeroy Back in the day; cool products & hot social posts

EXPOSURE

In the early 1970s, European riders dominated motocross and while the sport was just starting to ignite in popularity in the U.S., Jim Pomeroy went to Europe and in 1973 he stunned the world when he won the 1973 Spanish Grand Prix on a Bultaco. He was a privateer and the Spanish marque signed him, where he raced the GP scene until 1976. This shot is 1975, the machine has Marzocchi leading axle forks as the long travel era had hit the motocross environment.

 

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