April 17, 2017
Double podium for Haslam in Brands Hatch second round
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam remains at the head of the MCE British Superbike Championship after second and third places in round two at Brands Hatch on Monday.
“Overall I’m pretty happy with two podium finishes and retaining the lead of the championship,” said Haslam. “We’ve had a mixed weekend in terms of getting the best from the machine but the team worked really well and I’ll take the results and move on to the next round.”
“In the second race I was struggling from lap one again. We’d made a few changes after race one but didn't achieve what we were hoping for.
“I knew that Luke and his set-up had a bit more grip at the rear tyre compared to me, especially out of the final turn, so he was always going to pull away from me after he got past.
“Then it just felt like a matter of time before Iddon and Shakey would come past. It looked like Shakey had a lot more grip than me but he was struggling with the front which probably contributed to his crash.
"I'm happy to get on the podium again but frustrated that we weren't able to completely fix the issues but we’ll move on to Oulton in two weeks and chase the victories there.”
March 29, 2017
Kawasaki's Leon Haslam will contest the Donington British round of the World Superbike Championship on May 26-28 for the Puccetti Racing Team.
March 28, 2017
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam and Donington will continue their partnership in 2017 as the Derbyshire rider goes in search of a first British Superbike Championship title.
November 9, 2016
Kawasaki's Leon Haslam will challenge for the British Superbike Championship title after concluding an agreement with Kawasaki Motors UK and the Bournemouth Kawasaki team.
November 6, 2016
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam finished runner-up in both races of the final round of the Japanese Superbike Championship at Suzuka on Sunday.
October 30, 2016
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam gave the Pedercini team its best ever finish in the World Superbike Championship when he took fifth place in Sunday's final race of the 2016 series at the Losail circuit in Qatar.