MANTOVA STARCROSS - 22/02/2015 Mantova - ITALY
With a 1-2-1- in the heats Jordi Tixier repeats his 2014 winning performance and gets the MX2 class in the 32th edition of the 2015 Mantova Starcross, traditional early-season invitational race organized in the famous track. Exactly one week before the beginning of the 2015 World Championship, the factory Kawasaki rider seems to be already in good shape as a physical condition as his lap speed over the three heats confirmed even if the 2014 world champion did not pushed very hard according the bad rainy day condition suggested to be careful.
- WORLD SUPERBIKE & SUPERSPORT CHAMPIONSHIP 1st round Australia - Phillip Island
First GP of the season and first victory for Jules Cluzel and his MV Agusta in the WSSC class. In the opening race in Phillip Island the french team MV rider places his second win after the winning in the 2014 so its performance achieved last year on the Australian track became his favorite track where he had already showed some good things a few years ago when he was in the SBK class. Cluzel takes the first podium place ahead his teammate Zanetti and english honda rider Gino Rea. In the class SBK Alex Lowes after being very fast during the practice session during the friday and saturday closed his australian weekend with only a ninth place in the first heat.
Next round of the WSBK a WSSC next March 22 in Buriram, Thailand.