06
September
2010
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11:03
Europe/Amsterdam

Pirelli Moto French Supersport Championship 2010

Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa tyres brought the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R of GSR-Kawasaki Team rode by Gregory Leblanc to his first French Championship title On the famous Bugatti’s track, at Le Mans, Gregory Leblanc, equipped with Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa tyres, won the title of French Champion 2010 in the Supersport category. At the end of the 6th stage of the season, Gregory Leblanc took the lead of the Championship 3 rounds before the end. Indeed, the Kawasaki pilot of GSR Team (Gilles Stafler Racing) won the first round of the championship against his mains competitors (Louis Bulle – FP Racing, and Mathieu Gines – Team Yamaha Dark Dog Academy), taking enough advantage to be awarded champion at the end of the first race. Not really perturbated by the obtention of the national title, Gregory Leblanc made a similar performance during the second round, consolidating is domination on the 600cc category after an impressive battle against Louis Bulle. This victory represents a new step in the partnership Pirelli-Kawasaki. After the success of the 24 hours of Le Mans, this new title demonstrates that the strong collaboration of theses two brands, deeply implicated in racing, is a fundamental key of success. Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa tyres have been one more time rewarded for the regularity of their performance, and have perfectly illustrated the positioning of the brand: “We sell what we race, we race what we sell
Position Name Brand Club Points
1 38 LEBLANC Gregory KAWASAKI MS Courneuvien 267
2 1 GINES Mathieu YAMAHA Mecasport 176
3 9 BULLE Louis YAMAHA MC Annemasse 163
4 55 MASSON Etienne YAMAHA UM Ain 139
5 89 MAURIN Axel YAMAHA SMC Sens 103