Puig and Kawasaki Racing Team renew their collaboration agreement for the 2021 season
The official Kawasaki WorldSBK team and the accessory manufacturer Puig have renewed their collaboration agreement for the 2021 season.
Puig has been a technical partner of the Kawasaki Racing Team for the last 4 seasons, a team that has won the WorldSBK Championship 7 times. In 2013 with Tom Sykes and since 2015 consecutively with Jonathan Rea.
Located in Granollers (Barcelona) –the same place as the Kawasaki Racing Team headquarters – Puig has been designing, manufacturing and distributing motorcycle accessories since 1964. Currently it is one of the largest manufacturers in the motorcycle accessory sector, exporting to over 60 countries.
Opting for top level competition hand in hand with the Kawasaki Racing Team is a reflection of Puig’s desire to remain at the forefront of technological innovation in motorcycling.
Carles Puig, Export Manager for Puig: “We are so happy to keep collaborating with this amazing team and neighbor. The joint teamwork between KRT and Puig is bringing the best of us and is creating many new ideas that are tested on track and eventually offered on our catalog. Proud to be their sponsor since 2017.”
Biel Roda, marketing manager of KRT, commented: "The renew with Puig is almost obligatory! They are the perfect partners, on a technological way they bring us a very positive development with their 3D simulation technology, and also the racing passion and the know-how of their technical department bring us a lot of value to the KRT project. Their headquarters are in Granollers as well as Provec Racing, so on an operational and emotional way we are more than close!"
With this collaboration, Kawasaki Racing Team and Puig hope to remain competitive in 2021 and continue with the goal of winning races in WorldSBK championship with Jonathan Rea and Alex Lowes as a riders.