Mark Chiodo switches to Honda for 2023 ASBK tilt

Mark Chiodo on Fireblade for ASBK 2023

Mark Chiodo has taken supply of an ex Penrite Honda Superbike and can be anticipating to get his arms on a model new bike this week for Garry Home to begin increase in readiness for ASBK season 2023.

Penrite Honda will even assist Chiodo out with their current set-up knowledge and the 24-year-old Victorian will run Okay-Tech suspension and Pirelli rubber.   

Suspension technician Tim Hill will add his enter into this system and lengthy serving Yamaha tech Jeff Brown can be becoming a member of long run Chiodo household confidant Tiges within the pit storage.

Mark Chiodo – Picture RbMotoLens

On the Honda this week at Phillip Island Chiodo was straight into the 1min33s, an identical tempo to Herfoss on the Penrite Honda, and Broc Pearson on the DesmoSport Ducati, on what was a sweltering day.

Chiodo solely returned to the observe a number of weeks in the past after recovering from some main accidents sustained at an Oulton Park BSB spherical final September.

Mark Chiodo
Mark Chiodo seen right here as #12 in a British Superstock Championship race at Snetterton in 2022

The first motive for Chiodo’s change from Yamaha equipment to Honda is because of him operating a Fireblade within the 2023 British Superstock Championship.

Chiodo will return to the UK in 2023 to contest six of the 12 rounds of the BSB Superstock Championship, whereas additionally finishing the complete ASBK season right here on residence turf in what would be the largest crew he has ever put collectively for an ASBK assault.

Mark Chiodo was riding red long before 2023!
Mark Chiodo was using crimson lengthy earlier than 2023!