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Victory screech 10 hours
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Rea looked on course to deliver Kawasaki its first Suzuka victory since 1993, but sensationally crashed on the way into Turn 3, with the red flags coming out almost immediately – likely as a result of fluid being left on track by the #2 SERT Suzuki, which had expired moments earlier. … [Read more...] about Suzuka 8 Hours: Yamaha wins after last-minute Rea crash
Bradl also slipped behind the Yamaha of Nakasuga, Michael van der Mark and Alex Lowes in traffic, although Honda’s superior fuel economy could potentially bring him and teammates Takahashi and Ryuichi Kiyonari back in contention for victory in the second half of the race. … [Read more...] about Suzuka 8 Hours: Rea puts Kawasaki in lead at halfway point
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