2013- Two Victories AMA Pro SuperSport West
Born: June 16, 1997 Malibu, CA Residence: Los Angeles, CA Racing Number: 2 Professional Debut: 2013
Joe Roberts has been road racing on full size tracks since he was 11 with WERA and USGPRU. At the end of 2010 he was selected for the prestigious Red Bull Rookies Cup and performed well enough to be invited back for two further years. Currently in his third year of MotoGP Red Bull Rookies Cup, 2013 also marks Roberts’ first year riding AMA Pro Motorcycle-Superstore.com SuperSport on the California Superbike School Roadracingworld.com Racing Honda CBR600RR. Roberts who turned 16 less than a week earlier and decided to celebrate by taking part in his first professional road racing event at Barber Motorsports. The rookie shocked the paddock by securing the pole in Fridays qualifying in a dominant fashion. He then went on to sweep both races on Saturday and Sunday. Once Robert was in the lead he was unstoppable, gapping the rest of the field by nearly four seconds. He will compete in two more events throughout the 2013 SuperSport West season.