2018 Misano World Superbike outcomes
Jonathan Rea is surely hungry for a fourth-straight World Superbike title.
The Kawasaki Racing group ZX-10RR claimed a double two weeks ago at Laguna Seca, and changed into a right away favourite heading into circular nine of 13 at Misano.
He proved the critics correct, and claimed the double as soon as once again, which made for 10 race wins so far this season, and three doubles.
Kawasaki’s Jonathan Rea
Rea, who now has a checklist 64-profession World Superbike wins 5 greater than Carl Fogarty, ran away with race one, however had to work challenging all through race two.
Rea claimed the race-one prefer via:
2.791 seconds forward of Aruba.it Racing Ducati’s Chaz Davies
- three.7 seconds forward of Milwaukee Aprilia’s Eugene Laverty
- In race two, Rea would conclude:
0.334 seconds ahead of Pata Yamaha authentic WorldSBK team’s Michael van der Mark
- 0.595 seconds forward of Aruba.it Racing Ducati’s Marco Melandri
- speakme after race two, Jonathan Rea said: “That changed into a Judi bola brilliant-tremendous difficult race. the day gone by I managed the race. I could lead from the front, make my rhythm and go away. today I could not make that in the beginning and that i spent so much tyre and energy coming in the course of the traffic.
“The bikes are so evenly matched now it’s so complicated to make a flow and make it stick. It became a tough job to music down Mikey and after I arrived i used to be beginning to panic a bit bit with five laps to go. i wished to be in the lead through that stage and make a spot. i was concerned about getting through as a result of he was not making blunders, but then he bumped into the final nook a bit bit deep, and that i was in a position to pull alongside and out-brake him in T1. I made loads of passes in that race and it became in fact challenging work.”
examine our unique Jonathan Rea interview from Laguna Seca
ahead of the two-month summer season break, Rea now has a complete of 370 features – ninety two ahead of Davies, and 122 ahead of van der Mark. The WSBK Championship returns September 14-16 for the Portuguese circular at Portimao.
Yamaha’s Michael van der Mark and Kawasaki’s Jonathan Rea
also, after Rea’s Sunday bewitch, Kawasaki now has a complete of one hundred twenty race wins in WorldSBK in view that its inception in 1988, making the Akashi brand the 2nd most a hit of all time behind Ducati, which has 341 wins in view that WorldSBK started in 1988.
getting into the long summer time break Rea has a points complete of 370, Chaz Davies has 278, van der Mark 248 and Sykes 218.
Following are the respectable recaps of each races, together with full outcomes and championship point standings.
Ducati’s Marco Melandri and Chaz Davies2018 Misano World Superbike Recap, Race One
Jonathan Rea Kawasaki Racing team WorldSBK had his Superpole snatched far from him on the remaining moment a few hours previous, however that mattered little to the reigning champion by the time Race One rolled around. a stupendous inaugurate from the Kawasaki rider shot him forward of Tom Sykes Kawasaki Racing crew WorldSBK on the lights, and with an inaugurate tune ahead, Rea proved to be unbeatable once again. Chaz Davies Aruba.it Racing – Ducati in 2nd and Eugene Laverty Milwaukee Aprilia in third completed the rostrum.