Kawasaki Racing Team SRC. Motorcycle endurance race 24H Le Mans 2016

When SERT (Suzuki Endurance Racing Team) ended the successful series of Kawasaki racing team SRC in motorcycle endurance race 24H Le Mans (four wins from 2010 to 2013), the “Green Arrow” consideration was not only to stay on its beautiful momentum with four consecutive wins of the Golden Bowl (Bol d’Or) , but change this and win again on Bugatti circuit.  The Greens from SRC Kawasaki were playing, of course on the victory at Le Mans 24 hour motorcycle race 2016, but a french trio of drivers: Grégory Leblanc, Matthieu Lagrive et Fabien Foret eyeing also (and especially) for the FIM EWC 2016 world title.

Kawasaki Racing Team

For the prestige of the event, of course, but also to position itself favorably for the world title, where Kawasaki racing team takes part since last year, the Greens focusing on the race at Le Mans track. The crew remains the same as in September at Le Castellet circuit, with Matthieu Lagrive and Fabien Foret to support the faithful Gregory Leblanc, who was at all recent success of Kawasaki SRC. The infernal trio count on improved Kawasaki ZX-10r 2016 from team SRC Kawasaki,  who knows the ins and outs of the race and also on the full support of Pirelli.

Motorcycle endurance race

After 5 hours of racing,  French crew took the first place in the race, ahead of Team April Moto Motors Events and the F.C.C. TSR Honda from Japon.

On Sunday, April 10th, the pilots of Kawasaki racing team SRC were really in great form by signing first place for the general classification of 24 hours of Mans!

This is a first time for Matthieu Lagrive in his victorious career, when he won at Le Mans 24 Hours, having been 5 times in the second place in 15 participations before!

This first place for Grégory Leblanc in the race, the fifth in his racing career, led him to equal the number of victories with Alex Viera at the Motorcycle endurance race 24H Le Mans Moto.

Team SRC Kawasaki 2016

Riding with Kawasaki  ZX-10R 2016, Team Kawasaki SRS is the fifth time at the top of 24h Moto race Le Mans podium, after winning four editions between 2010 and 2013.

Kawasaki took the opportunity to sign at the same time a record for most wins at Le Mans, with this 13th title.

24H Le Mans Moto 2016

This 39th edition of the 24H Moto Le Mans, on famous Bugatti circuit, completes the first round of the FIM EWC 2016  World endurance moto Championship.

24H Moto Le Mans 2016

The second round of Motorcycle endurance race Championship, where Kawasaki racing team SRC will also participate, take place on June 11 at the 12 hours of Portimao in Portugal.

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