Despite all the pressures of adapting from MotoGP to superbikes, and the vastly different machinery that entails, Sylvain Guintoli took time out from his first BSB test session to conduct an interview caught on camera for readers.

The Frenchman enjoyed his first taste of the Crescent Suzuki GSX-R1000 at Brands Hatch this week, completing a total of 88 laps around the venue's short Indy configuration on the bike that took Tom Sykes to three wins and fourth in the overall standings this year.

It was during the day that Guintoli spoke to Chris Moss about the reasons for his switch of codes, and the opportunity that joining Crescent Suzuki offers him and his racing career.

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