Former MotoGP star Scott Redding will make his hotly-anticipated debut in the Bennetts British Superbike Championship this month and is under no illusions as to the weight of expectation on his shoulders.
The 26-year-old has joined one of the most successful teams in the BSB paddock, in PBM Racing, and will campaign the all-new Ducati V4R, which is currently proving unstoppable on the World stage.
However, the Gloucester man is keen not to underestimate the task he has ahead of him and knows he won’t have it all his own way in what is widely acknowledged as the premier domestic superbike racing series in the world.
In an exclusive interview with BikeSocial before the season opener, Redding talks about how he’s approaching the challenge of learning new circuits and how his move away from the MotoGP paddock has seen him fall back in love with racing…
The opening round of the 2019 Bennetts British Superbike Championship kicks-off at Silverstone on April 19/20/21. For more information or to book tickets visit www.silverstone.co.uk.