Motul FIM WorldSBK opening round at Phillip Island Circuit in Australia ends positively for the Kawasaki Puccetti Racing team.
In WorldSPP Kyle Ryde has ended an impressive season opening race at Phillip Island. Kawasaki Puccetti Racing‘s rider got off the line well from the 4th spot on the grid and he was second at lap 2 when the race was red flagged.
At the restart he fell back to seventh place but he was able to keep the pace of his rivals ahead. With 8 riders fighting for the podium, Kyle came then 4th under the chequered flag, while Puccetti Racing JR Team‘s rider Michael Canducci was 14th at the end of the first 2017 WorldSSP round