NEW Commission Alan Bott racing his Superlight Drakart

Posted: March 3, 2011 in Uncategorized
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Just completed this new commission of Alan Bott from Pememberton Tyres, Wigan racing his Superlight Drakart., getting air over a jump.

Superlight’s are great fun to watch and have been a support class at many British Supermoto rounds. They are powered by either 900cc Honda Fireblade engines , or 600cc Rotax 2 stroke kart engines. With a fixed, non slip diff. rear axle, they are great fun to corner, hanging the rear end to out to slide.

Alan Bott racing his Superlight Rotax 600cc powered Drakart

This was an interesting subject to paint, a break from the usual bikes! Luckily I was able to watch a DVD Alan loaned me to get an understanding of how they cornered and jumped.

For this season Alan is moving up to a 900cc Fireblade engined Superlight Drakart and is eagerly awaiting it’s arrival.

For more info on Rob Kinsey Art commissions please visit or email 

 Pemberton Tyres Wigan website is for all your car and bike requirements.


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