Tombo Racing was recently featured on the state-wide Discover Oklahoma television show. Produced by the Oklahoma Department of Tourism, the long running and award winning Discover Oklahoma show highlights uniquely Oklahoma people, places and events. Host Dino Lali recently visited the new Tombo Racing offices … Continue readingTombo Racing featured on Discover Oklahoma TV show
Tommy Bolton has been racing and building championship level drag and street bikes long before most of us started riding. Because of his winning record, he has regularly been in the press. A GS1100e Suzuki built by Tommy was featured in the January 1986 edition … Continue readingYet Another “Back in the day” TomBo Things! Flashback to 1986
In February 2010 Tommy Bolton was named Dragbike.com’s Person of the Week. Honored for his long history of motorcycle drag racing as an African-American, Tommy’s life was highlighted in great detail.
We found this recently on Youtube, a 1986 video clip by pro racer Ricky Gadson showing his friend Tommy Bolton talking some smack at the drag races!
After several years of pain, Tommy finally went in for knee surgery in September. After a month long recovery, he is now back to building the fastest motorcycles on the planet. In this video Tommy updates us on some of the projects he is working … Continue readingTommy Bolton back from knee surgery
Tommy Bolton has a long history of drag racing across the USA. In the summer of 1989 he traveled to Spokane, WA for the Dragbike USA Northwest Cyclebration. Tommy made the finals and had the top time in qualifying, but a bit too much nitrous … Continue readingTommy Bolton in the Dragbike USA August 1989
Tommy was an accomplished drag racer and engine builder in Los Angeles in 1984 at the age of 24 years old. He not only b cheap cipro uilt and rode world-class race bikes, but liked to customize Harley Davidson bikes to fit his style. Here … Continue readingTommy Bolton circa 1984