Ad closing in seconds....

WSB: Camier testing Magneti Marelli at Monteblanco

Published: 05 March 2018

Leon Camier and the Red Bull Honda World Superbike team are a last minute addition to the Bennetts British Superbike Championship teams testing at the Monteblanco circuit in Spain.

Camier and the Ten Kate squad are testing the Magneti Marelli electronics system they are hoping to switch to this season after a parts shortage meant they were unable to make the switch from the Cosworth system they have previously used in time for the first round at Phillip Island.

Camier showed potential for the Red Bull outfit with seventh and sixth placed finishes in Australia, and has headed to Monteblanco to evaluate the Magneti system ahead of the proposed switch.

However, should Honda decide to make the move to Marelli this season, they must run the new system from the first European round at Aragon next month – hence the need for this week’s test.

Keep up to date with all the happenings in Monteblanco on the @MCNSport twitter. 

Bauer Media

Bauer Media Group consists of: Bauer Consumer Media Ltd, Company number: 01176085, Bauer Radio Ltd, Company Number: 1394141
Registered Office: Media House, Peterborough Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, PE2 6EA H Bauer Publishing,
Company Number: LP003328 Registered Office: Academic House, 24-28 Oval Road, London, NW1 7DT.
All registered in England and Wales. VAT no 918 5617 01
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd are authorised and regulated by the FCA(Ref No. 710067)