Robem Engineering’s Hobbs will compete alongside teammate Gloddy at the May 5-8 round of the Aprilia Racing RS 660 Trofeo in Italy. Photo by Sara Chappell Photos.

The following is from Robem Engineering Aprilia…

Robem Engineering Aprilia, in partnership with BK Corse, is pleased to confirm that full-time MotoAmerica Twins Cup riders Teagg Hobbs and Ben Gloddy will participate in the opening round of the Aprilia Racing RS 660 Trofeo at Autodromo Vallelunga on May 5 through 8.

Hobbs, who has the points lead after the first round at Daytona, is itching for his first experience on an international stage. “Going to Italy to race the Trofeo is a great opportunity,” he said. “I can’t thank everyone involved enough for making this happen. I’m excited to get over and represent the United States as best as possible.”

Robem Engineering rider Gloddy. Photo by Sara Chappell Photos.

Gloddy, coming off an impressive first Twins Cup ride at Daytona, is looking forward to getting more time on the Aprilia. “I am super excited to have this opportunity to go and race in Italy!” he said. “It has really been a dream to race in Europe. I can’t thank everyone enough.”

Before Italy, the riders and the Robem team will be racing at the MotoAmerica round at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta on April 22 through 24.

Robem Engineering’s partners for 2022 include Aprilia Racing, Piaggio Group Americas, BK Corse, The Center for Plastic Surgery, Synchrony, Motovation USA, SC-Project, Velocity Calibrations, Bitubo Suspension, Woodcraft Technologies, Dymag, Vesrah, Sprint Filter, D.I.D, Magura USA, Sara Chappell Photos, NGK/NTK, Blud Lubricants, and Millennium Technologies.