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Rea stars in Losail as Kawasaki secure manufacturers’ championship

Losail, Qatar: Jonathan Rea secured victory in Superbike race one at Losail, Qatar, to clinch a fifth straight manufacturers' championship for Kawasaki.

The Japanese Manufacturer has already celebrated the rider's title with Rea and the Northern Irishman was again in top form.

For Rea, it was his 15th win of the season under the floodlights at the Losail International circuit. Rea came in 2.7 seconds ahead of Chaz Davies from Wales, with England's Alex Lowes third in Doha.

Rea lauded the team for an incredible effort.

"We had a difficult start of the year, but Kawasaki with the ZX-10RR made an incredible package that works so well in many different circuits with many different temperatures, grip levels,' said Rea. "It has been a huge big effort to get this, and I am so proud to be part of the Kawasaki family, and I hope I will keep bringing them the success that we have had together in these five years".

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