Shane Byrne says he is seeking perfection at Knockhill off the back of his double victory weekend at Snetterton but anticipates a completely different challenge north of the border.

The PBM Kawasaki rider reclaimed the MCE British Superbike championship lead at round four and now holds a 17-point advantage over his closest rival Milwaukee Yamaha's Josh Brookes. Due to the different characteristics of the Knockhill circuit compared to Snetterton Byrne feels there isn't too much he can carry from the last round and says the Scottish circuit requires perfection.

"Knockhill is a completely different ball game compared to Snetterton - it is a lot more intense and you have to perfect over the whole lap to get it right," Byrne said. "I expect to be another two tough races and I can't wait to go racing again."

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The defending BSB champion has an outstanding record at the Scottish track - Byrne has claimed four victories out of a possible six in the past three years at Knockhill - but despite his fine form the Londoner is taking nothing for granted.

"We had a great weekend at Snetterton, but in BSB you should never count your chickens - although the boss [Paul Bird] generally does," Byrne quipped. "Anything can happen and we need to keep our heads down and keep working hard. Snetterton was exactly what we needed. We have been catching up and the double win was a bit of a relief after not getting one since the first round."