Kawasaki MXGP and WorldSBK Staff Launch

KRT Unveil 2023 Manufacturing unit Groups

Filmed in Barcelona, the KRT MXGP staff – with riders, Romain Febvre and his 24-year-old Aussie team-mate Mitch Evans – joined forces with Jonathan Rea and Alex Lowes, plus different staff personnel from the KRT WorldSBK squad, for the primary mixed photograph and video shoot to characteristic new staff clothes and season beginning graphics for his or her Ninja ZX-10RR and KX450-SR machines.

Jonathan Rea, Alex Lowes, Mitch Evans and Romain Febvre
Jonathan Rea, Alex Lowes, Mitch Evans and Romain Febvre

A busy Winter take a look at interval for each groups is now over. KRT WorldSBK depart quickly for race one in Australia whereas KRT MXGP fly in the other way to Argentina.

KRT 2023 Kawasaki KX450-SR machines to be raced by Mitch Evans and Romain Febvre in MXGP
Guim Roda – KRT WorldSBK Staff Supervisor

“Racing is enjoyable, gratifying – a present – and we had been completely satisfied to work along with the MXGP mission to indicate this ardour. The identical ardour we’ll assault 2023 with, the identical motivation to enter every race to struggle till the final lap for the victory. We labored onerous to shine some particulars, enhance our bike and the organisation of the staff to attempt to win the title once more. Extra essential than that, we wish to make the followers get pleasure from watching the races, and hopefully make certain a inexperienced bike stays on prime. Johnny and Alex are able to go along with totally recharged batteries, so let’s see on the Australian spherical how strongly we have now arrived on this new season.”

The 2023 Kawasaki ZX-10RR machines to be raced by Jonathan Rea and Alex Lowes within the FIM Superbike World Championship
Antti Pyrhönen – KRT MXGP Staff Supervisor

“We’re trying ahead to the 2023 season. Our targets are set excessive. The riders and staff are working very onerous and we’re united to succeed in these targets. We now have probably the most aggressive bike in our KX450-SR, very skilled employees and nice companions – so let the season start.”

Romain Febvre
Alex Lowes – KRT WorldSBK

“I like how the bike appears to be like. I actually just like the 2023 design. Final yr I had some fairly good pace, sturdy qualifying performances and I might dangle with the highest three. Because the race went on, when the grip dropped, I used to be struggling just a little bit extra. That’s an space we have now targeted on. I’m actually trying ahead to the yr. I’ve had a superb winter of coaching and I actually can’t wait to get began. It could be a number of years now that I’ve been within the Superbike World Championship however I’m nonetheless excited like it’s the first time; like I felt again in 2014. Now I’m trying ahead to attending to Australia and getting right down to enterprise.”

Alex Lowes
Jonathan Rea – KRT WorldSBK

“I’m actually enthusiastic about this new season. We had a very strong off season. I’m additionally excited to go to Phillip Island and begin the yr in what appears to us like a extra regular method. I really feel that I’ve ready very well away from the monitor, and through the winter exams we have now improved, which could be very motivating. It’s good to have some new folks round and that itself brings a special really feel. I’m desperate to get going. We now have made progress with the bike and are working onerous to attempt to enhance our feeling and outcomes from final season. Hopefully we will problem for race wins and struggle for a world title.”

Jonathan Rea
Romain Febvre – KRT MXGP

“My greatest hope is to not be injured; that is the principle factor for me. I must display sufficient intelligence to push once I must push and possibly to settle again once I must. That is my greatest factor to cope with. I really feel that I’ve the pace and in the intervening time, fitness-wise, I’m fairly good additionally. It’s thrilling to be racing once more. I do know the ultimate outcomes will likely be there, so let’s see the way it goes in Argentina first, after which step-by-step I’ll see the place we’re and what I’ve to work on.”

Mitch Evans
Mitch Evans – KRT MXGP

“My hopes and ambitions for the 2023 season are to remain wholesome and make it to all of the rounds. I wish to begin to be a prime contender and struggle for wins week-in/week-out and end the yr prime three within the championship. I wish to begin constructing in direction of being a title contender sooner or later.”

Mitch Evans

2023 KRT Launch Video