Spain’s JEG Racing Team, an FIM EWC newcomer, heads into the 8 Hours of Sepang with a very strong Franco-Japanese line-up. Takuya Tsuda will partner Gregory Leblanc and Naomichi Uramoto to ride the Suzuki 71 in Malaysia.
Team ERC Endurance, who recently received official backing from Ducati Corse in the FIM EWC, have announced a brand-new line-up for the 8 Hours of Sepang. Randy de Puniet is to join Ondřej Ježek and Louis Rossi in the saddle of the Panigale V4R.
The FIM honoured a number of motorcycle world champions at an awards ceremony in Monaco this past weekend. Webike SRC Kawasaki France was in the spotlight as first-time winner of the FIM Endurance World Championship title.
Ducati is the latest manufacturer to enter the FIM Endurance World Championship. At the 8 Hours of Sepang, Team ERC Endurance will field a Ducati Panigale V4R with official backing from the Italian brand.