Ryuichi Kiyonari, a four-time British Superbike champion, was back in BSB for the weekend filing in for the injured Dan Lintfoot
"We are improving our machine all the time, but to be honest, I am surprised with the other team's
Team Kagayama Suzuki's Yukio Kagayama, Ryuichi Kiyonari and Naomichi Uramoto are also upbeat after featuring in the top-three in the tests and are also slated as
Team Kagayama (Suzuki) with Yukio Kagayama, Ryuichi Kiyonari and Naomichi Uramoto were also in the leading trio: Kiyonari posted a best lap of 2'08.377, ahead of Musashi RT Harc-Pro with riders Takumi
British Superbikes will also be well represented with Shakey Byrne, Ryuichi Kiyonari, James Ellison, Dan Linfoot, Jason O'Halloran and Tommy Bridewell joining the line-up on various days. Other
in 2004, Rea progressed to the British Superbike championship in which he finished as runner-up to Honda team-mate Ryuichi Kiyonari in 2007, before stepping up to the World Supersport championship with the Hannspree Ten Kate Honda team.
Lee Jackson will top the entry list for this weekend's Mallory Park Race of the Year as headline act Ryuichi Kiyonari has been forced to pull out following his Brands Hatch crash.
Jacksonwill be joined in the team on the day
Kiyo will be watching race three from his garage
By Vicky Turner at Brands Hatch
Buildbase BMW's Ryuichi Kiyonari will not start the final MCE British Superbike race at Brands Hatch as he is still in pain with a
Byrne had already won the title after a win in race two, and with his main rival Buildbase BMW's Ryuichi Kiyonari out with injury it left him with a clear path to make history today.
Milwaukee Yamaha's Tommy Bridewell finished
dominant fashion during race two at his local track of Brands Hatch, but did wish that rival Buildbase BMW's Ryuichi Kiyonari was able to take to the track to fight out for the crown alongside him.
But unfortunately for Kiyo he