Suzuki No. 1 of Franco-Japan Yoshimura SERT team won 24 Heures Motos on Sunday for the second year in a row and equalized Kawasaki’s record with 14 wins in total at the Bugatti round in Le Mans. Show a summary of this 45and editing.
Defeated start of Yamaha n ° 7
Ya 45and The 24 Heures Motos version was full of events from the first seconds of the race. Pole sitter Karel Hanika failed to turn on his bike and was only able to start a few seconds behind his main rivals.
The start, which took place on Saturday at 3am on the Le Mans Bugatti circuit, was interrupted immediately by an accident in the first corner involving a motorcycle n ° 96 (Yamaha / EWC) and n ° 74 (BMW / SST) without a stop. Then a security vehicle pulled into the driveway to reduce the chances of competitors while damaged motorcycles were removed.
A change of leader at the beginning of the night
After more than 280 cycles and eight hours of running, drivers Josh Hook, Mike Di Meglio and Gino Rea of the TSR Honda team of France were in first place but after a technical problem, the senior men had to stop to repair their machine. and eventually losing control of the race taken by Suzuki n ° 1 of SERT.
Dance of leading motorcycles early in the morning
The three leading bikes rode together this morning with the # 1 Yoshimura SERT Suzuki, ahead of Yart # 7 Yamaha and show # 5 Honda Nice FCC!
Surrender one last time
Just before the end of 24 Heures Motos, the safety car, which appeared several times during the race, was forced to return to track for the last minutes of the race following the retirement of Yamaha n ° 121.
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SERT fun after the flag is flagged
Starting in second place on the grid, the crew made up of French horsemen Gregg Black, Sylvain Guintoli and Belgian Xavier Siméon did not let go of three of the leading machines and built their victory patiently without having to take unnecessary risks.