Mamola to race in UK in 2010

Son of 500cc GP legend to compete in British 125 championship

DAKOTA Mamola, son of 500cc GP legend Randy Mamola, is to race in the UK in 2010.

The 15-year-old will take part in 10 rounds of the British 125GP Championship, riding for the KRP team. Mamola will partner Taylor Mackenzie in the squad - Mackenzie is the son of former 500cc legend and multiple BSB champ, Niall Mackenzie.

The team's manager Mark Keen,said:

“It is fantastic news for the championship and racing as a whole that Dakota joins us this season.

He has a famous family name, but he brings with him his own talent, focus and passion. He's just a good kid.”