MAGNY-COURS RACE 2: Rea takes out Bautista in the early stages…

Monday, 19 December 2022 06:22 GMT

The 2022 season really did have it all and this was the latest instalment in the incredible title fight in WorldSBK

As the teams and riders from the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship have some downtime following the incredible WorldSBK campaign, it’s time to take a trip down memory lane and look at some of the key moments from the season. A return to France is where this one starts as Race 2 provided yet another dramatic twist in the title fight. Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) and Alvaro Bautista ( Racing – Ducati) were fighting in the early stages of the race when the pair made contact: Bautista went tumbling through the gravel and out of the race while Rea was given a Long Lap Penalty for irresponsible riding. Watch the incredible moment at the top of this page!

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