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Rea wins his sixth consecutive title

The Kawasaki Racing Team rider won his sixth WorldSBK World Championship on Saturday and made Kawasaki the winning firm of this world championship.

Jonathan Rea has been crowned WorldSBK World Champion after an unusual season. The Kawasaki Racing Team rider only needed to finish fourth in Saturday's race to claim the title at Estoril and hand over the constructors' championship to Kawasaki on Sunday. His teammate, Alex Lowes, finished sixth in the first long race, but suffered two crashes on S...

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Official Moto GP test in Qatar

Last tests of the preseason

The last free practice of Moto GP took place on the 23rd, 24th and 25th of February at the international circuit of Losail, in Qatar. Since the race in this circuit is played at night, training has taken place at sundown during the three days. The first day of training Marc Márquez made the tenth fastest time recording a fall without consequence...

Grand Prix of WorldSBK at Phillip Island

The KRT riders stand out in the first positions

On February 22, 23 and 24, the first round of the WorldSBK took place on the legendary Phillip Island circuit in Australia. Under optimal conditions, the championship riders played the first races of the 2019 season. In the free practice session on Friday, Jonathan Rea and Leon Haslam made the second and third fastest time respectively. This sea...

Last two days of testing at Phillip Island

KRT riders finish the pre-season

After the presentation of the Kawasaki Racing Team, Jonathan Rea and Leo Haslam were able to make two days of testing at the Phillip Island circuit, where the first round of the 2019 season will take place next weekend. With dry track conditions and some strong winds, Haslam and Rea finished third and fourth respectively. Leo Haslam made a best...

The Kawasaki Racing Team presents in Australia

Jonathan Rea and Leo Haslam will be the official riders of season 2019

On Saturday, February 16, the Kawasaki Racing Team made its official presentation at Phillip Island, where the WorldSBK season will begin. Kawasaki Heavy Industries has again with Jonathan Rea, the four-time champion who will now share box with the Londoner Leo Haslam, the latest signing of KRT. Both drivers were excited and somewhat impatient t...

Official Test of Sepang

Márquez returns to the track

During the 6th, 7th and 8th of February, the first Official Test of the year took place in Sepang where Marc Márquez was present. After the shoulder operation to which he had to submit the Catalan driver has returned to the asphalt on top of his RC213V. It has been a productive test where the current world champion started the first day scoring...

Second test in Portimao

KRT follows the preparation during the pre-season

On January 27 and 28, the Kawasaki Racing Team was present at the official World SBK events at the Portimao circuit. After two days of testing in Jerez, the runners were able to continue the pre-season with their team. This was the first opportunity for Leo Haslam to run with his new Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10RR in another circuit where the World SBK...

First test of the year in Jerez

The KRT team is prepared

Less than a month before the start of the 2019 season with the first stop in Australia, the Kawasaki racing team had two days of testing at the Jerez circuit to start the race. The pilots of the World SBK have driven on a partially recently paved track where they had to work with their tires to find their best sensations. Jonathan Rea, the curre...

Repsol Honda presents its team for the 2019 season

Marc Márquez and Jorge Lorenzo will be the official pilots

On Wednesday, January 23, the presentation of the Repsol Honda team for the new season took place at the Repsol headquarters in Madrid. With a scenario simulating the pit boxes of the team, Marc Márquez and Jorge Lorenzo were accompanied by legends Mick Doohan and Alex Crivillé in commemoration of the 25th anniversary. Also joined were Tetsuhiro...