May 1, 2017
Mixed fortunes for Haslam at Oulton Park third round
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam took a third win of the year before crashing out of race two in the MCE British Superbike Championship third round at Oulton Park in Cheshire on Monday.
“Everything was going well after a good win in the first race then, well, that was a big crash in race two," admitted Haslam. "I felt comfortable in the second race and I was making good progress catching up with James Ellison. Then I came out of Druids and was flat out in fourth gear, going about 150mph, when I briefly saw James sit up but there was absolutely no time to react.
“James pulled to the right when his bike cut out and that was it. It’s one of the biggest crashes I’ve had in a long time. Thankfully, despite being pretty sore, I’m OK and nothing is broken. The air bag in my leathers went off straight away which made a massive difference to me walking away.
“We’ve got a long break now until Knockhill and I think my team might need that time to rebuild my bike as it was totally destroyed - we were all lucky to walk away.”
October 15, 2017
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam missed out on the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship title after a weekend of problems in the 12th and final round at Brands Hatch in Kent.
October 10, 2017
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam is chasing victory in the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship in this weekend's 12th and final round at Brands Hatch in Kent.
October 1, 2017
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam won the opening race and finished third in race two of the 11th round of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship at Assen in Holland to retain the series lead.
September 27, 2017
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam will remain with Kawasaki for the 2018 MCE British Superbike Championship season and with his current Bournemouth Kawasaki team.
September 26, 2017
JG Speedfit Kawasaki's Leon Haslam goes in search of victories in Sunday's two races of the MCE British Superbike Championship penultimate round at Assen in Holland.