Last week the British pilot was seen for the first time Leon haslam on which will be his new mount for the 2013 season of the Superbike World Championship: the Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade of the Honda World Superbike Team and its new design that we could already see in the last round played at Magny Cours. This is the second bike along with the official Kawasaki that already shows the front stickers that mimic street bikes.
The Derbyshire pilot, Leon Haslam, the wing brand returns after three years of hiatus, in 2010 when he was runner-up with the Suzuki team and the last two with BMW. In total, he has 28 podiums and three victories since he arrived in 2003 (from 2005 to 2007 he was running the BSB).
In this first contact On the asphalt of the Dutch circuit of Assen, Leon took the opportunity to get on the bike and seek the best position. In about a month and before the mandatory six-week break comes into effect on December 1, Leon Haslam and his now teammate Jonathan Rea They will get back on the Honda to prepare for the 2013 season.