Corser moved quietly into sixth in the late stages after battling with Edwards, Slight and the two Kawasaki's of Akira Yanagawa and Gregorio Lavilla for much of the race. Slight eventually moved into seventh as Chili faded badly towards the end while Edwards' race became one of damage limitation when he realised that his spare bike also had the wrong gear ratios on it. Colin would finish behind Yanagawa in tenth but lost ground to both Corser and Haga in the title chase.
Series returnee Lavilla rode admirably despite the pain of his previously broken pelvis causing him more and more discomfort as the event progressed. The Spaniard stayed in touch with the group battling for seventh place during the first half of the race but was eventually overhauled by Juan Borja on the second Infostrada bike and finished twelfth..
Andy Meklau, Alessandro Antonello and Ben Bostrom
and completed the points scorers on a day with surprisingly little attrition. Bostrom struggled on his first visit to Brands Hatch while Meklau and Antonello rode well and moved up the order to score well deserved points.