Camier will fly home to Andorra to begin recovery, as he looks to be fit to take part in a WSBK test at Portimao next month, in which Ten Kate is set to bring numerous updates for the Honda Fireblade. … [Read more...] about Camier pulls out of Suzuka 8h with neck injury
“As usual I like wet conditions, [but] I was in unknown territory with the bike and the track. But yeah I was just happy to bring the bike back to the pitbox and have it ready to go for Taka [Nakagami]. … [Read more...] about “Nervous” Jacobsen “thrown in the deep end” at Suzuka
Kawasaki is chasing its first Suzuka win since 1993, when Scott Russell and Aaron Slight took honours, and its decision to field a full factory effort mirrors that of Honda, which returned to Suzuka with a HRC-run works squad for the first time in a decade last year. … [Read more...] about Kawasaki reveals 2019 Suzuka 8 Hours line-up
“I’m glad to be a part of Honda’s factory team,” Bradl said. “I’m excited to be racing in this race because it’s a very important race for Honda, and many racing legends have won here. … [Read more...] about Bradl joins Honda’s factory Suzuka 8 Hours line-up
The team has refreshed its line-up for 2019, bringing in Kazuki Watanabe and Yukio Kagayama alongside the incumbent Sylvain Guintoli. However, Suzuki was no match for Honda and Yamaha in testing earlier this month and did little to bridge the gap in Wednesday practice. … [Read more...] about Suzuka 8 Hours preview: Can Honda end Yamaha’s hegemony?