Motostar Thruxton 2017

Motostar Thruxton 2017

A great start to Scott's Motostar season. BSB Thruxton on a new track, new bike, first time on slicks and as part of a Team environment with Microlise Cresswell Racing. FP 1 and 2 were a learning experience with many changes to gearing and suspension and an introduction to working with data logging. FP2 highlighted a couple of issues with the quickshifter which lost Scott a few laps. Qualifying started well before a shower swept across the circuit. 5 mins in the pits and the track had dried sufficiently to continue. Scott finished in tenth in the standard class. Race one was dry. Scott had an excellent battle with Jake Clark, Ross Turner, Shane Faber and Luke Hopkins who subsequently highsided at the chicane, nearly taking Scott and Jake with him. Ross got a bit of a gap leaving Jake and Scott to battle it out on the last lap. Scott managed to get past for an excellent 7th place and with a...
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