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March 15, 2019

Kawasaki Global Racing Site Gets Revamp!

On Friday the 8th March 2019 the Kawasaki Global Racing Site was relaunched. The brand new website has been refreshed and is now more mobile friendly than before. The content that is available on the new website is as followed: A short story about the colour of lime green. Information about all the different Kawasaki […]

March 14, 2019

Kawasaki Official WorldSSP 300 March test report

In the second week of March, Kawasaki Motors Europe (KME) exclusively hired the Almeria track in southern Spain for an official manufacturer test event welcoming the majority of its supported teams in the fiercely contested WorldSSP 300 category of WorldSBK. Playing host to six teams and an impressive 15 riders – all of whom receive […]

March 13, 2019

Round Two Beckons For KRT Duo

After podium showings at the opening round of the 2019 WorldSBK championship in Australia last month the Kawasaki Racing Team pairing of Jonathan Rea and Leon Haslam approach the next round of the championship full of ambition and confidence. The forthcoming second round of the 2019 WorldSBK Championship will be held at the 4.554km-long Chang […]

March 4, 2019

KRT unleashes its Performance Promise

In the WorldSBK and MXGP arenas Kawasaki is represented by factory supported, title focused teams both of which operate under the Kawasaki Racing Team banner. The only full factory effort in each discipline, the KRT racing enterprises have been preparing during their respective off-seasons and now take to the track fully prepared and fully liveried […]

February 24, 2019

Opening Race Second Place For Rea

Kawasaki Racing Team riders Jonathan Rea and Leon Haslam rode together for more than half race distance in the first WorldSBK race of the 2019 season, with Rea finishing in second place overall and Haslam falling after mid-race distance, but remounting to finish 15th. In warm and dry conditions the first of three WorldSBK races […]

February 19, 2019

Final Pre-Season Tests Complete For KRT

Kawasaki Racing Team riders Leon Haslam and Jonathan Rea finished third and fourth fastest respectively after two days of official DWO testing at Phillip Island, the venue for the first round of the championship this coming weekend. With a dry track surface to work with each day, but often high winds to deal with at […]

February 19, 2019

Mahias And Okubo Ready For Opening Weekend

Kawasaki Puccetti Racing riders Lucas Mahias and Hikari Okubo completed their final pre-season test today, at Phillip island in Australia, with Lucas sixth quickest and Hikari seventh overall. Still in the relatively early stages of his relationship with his 2019 racebike Mahias, the 2017 World Champion, earned a sixth place overall. He was the last […]

February 16, 2019

KRT Launches Official WorldSBK Team In Australia

Kawasaki unveiled its official 2019 FIM Superbike World Championship machinery and graphics at the team launch today, shortly before the opening round at Phillip Island takes place between the 22nd and the 24th of February. Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ effort will once again field record-breaking four-time champion Jonathan Rea aboard the latest race specification Ninja ZX-10RR, […]