Poznan (Poland) 4 June, 2015 – The FIM Supermoto World Championship is travelling to the north of Europe to celebrate the fourth Grand Prix. It will the first time that Poland host a Supermoto Grand Prix and the Racetrack “Poznan” will be the arena of the show during this week-end where will also take place the fourth Round of Supermoto European Championship.
The battle for the first position is closer as TM X-MAX Mauno Hermunen has a four points advantage over TM Racing Thomas Chareyre. Hermunen, SM World Championship leader has taken two Grand Prix wins; but the French World Champion Chareyre after collecting a double-race victory at Ottobiano arrives in Poland more determined than ever to bring home the Red Plate another time.
Rounding out the top three is the Italian L30 HONDA Racing Ivan Lazzarini who will be in confident mood after taking third overall last time out in Busca.
At the moment HUSQVARNA Lukas Hoellbacher keeps the fourth position position in S1GP Standings and he feels more confident than ever to finish on the podium at Polish Grand Prix.
HUSQVARNA 833 Racing Team Pavel Kejmar who is just two points behind Hoellbacher will do his best to clinch good start this week-end and race for a top three finish.
HONDA FRECCIA Diego Monticelli, HONDA L30 Racing Massimiliano Verderosa, the Dutch KTM MTR Devon Vermeulen, the Finn HONDA GAZZA IFG Racing Asseri Kingelin and the Italian HONDA ASSOMOTOR Christian Ravaglia complete the current top ten of the Overall Standings.
In S2 European Championship after three rounds and six races it looked as though it seems impossible to stop TM DEGASOLINE Marc Reiner Schmidth as he raced to a maximum points haul and arrives in Poznan with 150 points.
Second in the Championship and forty points behind Schmidth is TM Racing Toni Klem of Finland who has finished consistently at the opening three rounds, with second overall in Italy and Europe, and third overall in Spain.
Third in the standings is the Italian rider TM SBD Giovanni Bussei who is playing his best season, HONDA ASSOTOR Fabrizio Bartolini is now just two points behind Bussei in the battle for third and HONDA FRECCIA Teo Monticelli sits just two points adrift.
PROVISIONAL TIME TABLE:
Saturday: S2 Free Practice1 10.45; S1GP Free Practice1 11.25; S2 Free Practice2 13.30; S1GP Free Practice2 14.10; S2 Time Practice 15.30; S1GP Time Practice 16.10; S1GP SuperChrono 16.45
Sunday: S2 Warm Up 10.30; S1GP Warm Up 11.00; S2 Race1 12.30; S1GP Race 1 13.30; S2 Race2 15.30; S2 Prize-giving Ceremony;S1GP Race2 16.30; S1GP Prize-giving Ceremony