Catching Up With Michael Byrne

We caught up with privateer Michael Byrne yesterday at the Kawasaki test track, where he was spinning a couple last-minute laps before starting the six-hour commute to Phoenix in his Chevy van. A long-time factory rider, Byrne is adjusting well to his new way of life, but with any luck, we’re betting that he isn’t roughing it in the far corner of the pits for long…