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April 15, 2019

Two Race Sunday Gives Rea Two Podiums

After the postponement of the first planned race from Saturday to Sunday, both of Assen’s 21-lap races took place today, with Kawasaki Racing Team rider Jonathan Rea scoring first a second and then a third place finish. His team-mate Leon Haslam rode to fifth in race one and then a more difficult eighth in race […]

April 9, 2019

Gonzalez Wins As Carrasco Finds No Luck At Home

The opening round of the new-look WorldSSP300 championship took place this weekend at the Spanish circuit of Motorland Aragon, with a win for Kawasaki and two podium places for the Ninja 400 in total. Spanish rider Manuel Gonzalez, only 16 years of age, took his Kawasaki ParkinGo Team to the very top step of the podium […]

April 9, 2019

Rea Podiums Twice As Haslam Recovers Pace

Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) took his eighth and ninth second place finishes of the 2019 season today, first in the 10-lap Tissot-Superpole race and then in the second full distance contest. His team-mate Leon Haslam recovered from a tough Saturday to record a seventh place in the sprint race and then fourth this afternoon, […]

April 3, 2019

Spain The Next Stop For Rea And Haslam

Kawasaki Racing Team riders Jonathan Rea and Leon Haslam will shortly embark on a run of six European-based WorldSBK championship rounds, beginning at Motorland Aragon this coming weekend. The third of 13 rounds in the 2019 WorldSBK Championship Motorland Aragon will be an event laden with opportunities for both official KRT riders, given their most […]

April 2, 2019

Clément Desalle a stunning second

Clement Desalle swept to a stunning second place for the Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team in the Dutch round of the FIM World MXGP Motocross Championship at Valkenswaard. In the opening moto the Belgian emerged from the tricky opening S-bend just inside the top ten and quickly settled into a rapid rhythm which would see […]

March 29, 2019

SHOWA becomes key Kawasaki Racing Team sponsor

Having already worked very successfully with the Kawasaki Racing Team and its riders, SHOWA has increased its commitment to the successful World Superbike championship winning team for 2019 becoming amajor sponsor partner. At the opening round of the new championship at Phillip Island in Australia, Kawasaki’s WorldSBK race media officer, Gordon Richie, spent time with […]

March 25, 2019

Clement Desalle a spirited fourth in England

Clement Desalle of the Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team rode a spirited second moto to finish fourth overall in the British round of the FIM MXGP World Motocross Championship at Matterley Basin. The Belgian defied a painful hand injury from the previous day to ride a copybook race to fourth place in the opening moto […]

March 18, 2019

Podiums For Rea As Haslam Fights On

Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) took two more podium places today to remain in a strong second place in the WorldSBK Championship rankings after two rounds. His team-mate Leon Haslam battled hard in his return to the Chang International Circuit and recorded another two fifth places today, keeping him sixth overall. With two Sunday races […]