Gearlink Kawasaki News
19 January 2015
We are delighted to announce that 22 year old Joe Burns will race in the MCE British Superbike Championship on board the Gearlink Kawasaki ZX-10R. He will join Ben Wilson and Glenn Irwin who will be riding Kawasaki ZX-6R's in the Motorpoint British Supersport Championship.
Joe is very familiar with the ZX-10R having competed on one in the National Superstock Championship for the past four years; Joe finished joint seventh in 2014.
Michael de Bidaph - Team Principal - "Having been in talks with various riders over the past couple of months, with no advancement, I approached Joe and after a meeting am delighted to have signed Joe to ride the Gearlink Kawasaki ZX-10R Superbike for the BSB 2015 season. I feel that Joe's approach and commitment to racing will fit in with the Gearlink Kawasaki team's ethos."
Joe Burns - "I'm elated to have signed for the Gearlink Kawasaki squad; i have known Michael,Norma and some of the other members of the team for many years now. I have always been impressed by the outfit they run. I believe the package is as strong as that of any other teams and i can't wait to get working on the track."