Chia Motor PJ Kawasaki Racing Team is proud to announce that Azlan Shah Kamaruzaman has signed a deal with to compete in Malaysia Superbike Championship (MSC) with Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R.
Ex-Moto2 and Suzuka 4 Hour Champion rider Azlan Shah Kamaruzaman has join Chia Motor PJ Kawasaki Racing Team. The newly-formed partnership will see the star rider piloting the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R in the 2018 season of the Malaysia Superbike Championship (MSC)
Team Chia Motor PJ Kawasaki Racing has always been a force to be reckoned with in the Malaysia Superbike Championship for a number of years now. This time around, Azlan Shah will strengthen the team and we will be focusing all our efforts with one rider in MSC’s premier racing class; the Superbike A category.
The team’s main focus is to get Azlan Shah up to speed with their race-bred Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R against some of Asia’s most formidable riders. The Superbike line-up also includes a very famous racer from Australia known as Cameron Donald. The Isle of Man TT race winner competes in the MSC to ensure that he is always on top of his racing game.
As for Azlan Shah, MSC will serve as the perfect platform to not only bring more victories for Chia Motor PJ Kawasaki but also serve as the ideal training grounds before heading into the first-ever 1,000cc class of the Asian Road Racing Championship (ARRC).
Azlan Shah will compete five rounds of MSC on a litre race machine. While ARRC Azlan Shah will compete in the Supersport 600 category. With major support from the likes of K-Tech Suspension, Kratos Motorsports, Bel-Ray Malaysia, and Brisk, Azlan Shah will be a formidable rider in the national race series.
The racing team hailing from Petaling Jaya, Selangor used to race in all four categories of MSC from the Super 250 all the way to Superbike classes. With riders like Rajini Krishnan (India), Karhu Jouni (Finland), Muhammad Jazil Juraimi (Singapore), and more, they’ve dominated the scene with Kawasaki machinery and they’re looking to continue that trend with their new star rider.
The first round of the 2018 Malaysia Superbike Championship will begin next week from 11 to 13 May 2018.