Team GO Eleven has announced it will step up to the World Superbike Championship in 2015 to complement its efforts in the Supersport and Superstock 600 classes.

One of the series' more omnipresent teams having run bikes in Superstock 600, Superstock 1000 and Supersport categories in recent years, the decision has now been taken to take the Italian-based team all the way to World Superbikes.

Headed up by former racer Denis Sacchetti and set to receive input from former front runner Ruben Xaus, GO Eleven will run at least one Kawasaki ZX-10R in 2015.

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"We are glad to announce our participation in next year's Superbike World Championship season, a dream come true for us," said Sacchetti. "It is an important step forward in our racing activities and we will need to give our very best as the level of the field in WSBK is very high.

"The work done by Dorna on the technical side of the rules, which is spot on, has made it possible and I'm sure the gap between factory and satellite teams will be further reduced.

"The work and dedication by sole supplier Pirelli has also helped during the years as the company has developed tyres that are able to work very well on different machinery and tracks. We would also like to thank Kawasaki, whose bikes are very competitive and reliable. Soon we will unveil next year's rider line up."

As yet, only one rider has been confirmed with the team for 2015, with Swiss racer Dominic Schmitter riding the Kawasaki ZX-6R in the Supersport class. The youngster competed in just three races in 2014, but scored on each occasion.

"2014 could have been the end of my racing career. I could not take part in the series as I had to finish my studies but I was able to contest three races as wild card in the FIM Supersport World Championship. The good results I had have helped me securing a ride in such a good team like Team Go Eleven. It truly is a dream come true and I cannot wait for the first test."

GO Eleven Kawasaki finished seventh overall with Roberto Rolfo in 2014.