BSB » Kiyonari returns, Lowes joins Samsung Honda


The battle-lines are drawn as Ryuichi Kiyonari returns to British Superbikes to go up against Shane Byrne for a fourth title, while 2012 standout Alex Lowes joins him at Samsung Honda.

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Boo - Unregistered

December 10, 2012 12:47 PM

I wonder if MSV have had a hand in this - the head-to-head battle with Byrne gives 2013 a publicity edge, one it was definitely lacking in the absence of Hill and (presumably) Haga.

Either way, I guess it's good to see Kiyonari back - maybe a year of racing in Asia will inspire him this year.

No-brainer for Lowes, hope he can maintain his strong end of the year.

Rossred - Unregistered

December 10, 2012 1:22 PM

now speaking as an armchair racer! Kiyo has had more comebacks than Lazarus and is hugely over-rated in my opinion, now that won't be shared by everyone, but look at how poor he was the last time he came back.

However if it adds a bit of spice to BSB then I'm all for that, however I think Loews will beat him all hands down over the entire year.

Sweeble - Unregistered

December 10, 2012 1:28 PM

Didn't see that coming, but great news for BSB, Alex is definitely a rider on the make. I'm just hoping that the Kiyo who turns up will be the fast smooth one and not the one who can't give a toss.

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