Bennetts British Superbike star Josh Elliott travels to Japan today to take part in the legendary Suzuka Eight-Hours in the R2CL Sun Chlorella Suzuki team.
Elliott, who usually rides with the OMG Suzuki squad, forms part of a two-man team, partnering local rider Yoshihiro Konno who has previous experience around the 5.8km circuit, whereas Elliott is making his debut.
“I’m really looking forward to competing at the iconic Suzuka Eight-Hours event. It’ll be a totally new experience for me and one I’m excited to get started with,” said Elliott.
“A big thanks to Team R2CL espace Motos Suzuki for inviting me to join their team. I’d also like to thank OMG Racing and my Team Principal Paul Curran for giving me permission to race.”