For the Nicoletti Racing Design team, the sixth race of the Jura Racing Cup season, which took place in Brno, Czech Republic, just a week after the MotoGP motorcycle spectacle. In Friday's endurance race Endurance, Simon Kuhar finished in third place, and on Saturday in SBK even higher. Simon started the race in ninth place, and after qualifying, his engine was plagued by electronics problems. “We drove Friday’s first practice as planned, then decided to change the tires, which made it necessary to change all the engine and electronics settings,” Simon commented on the race. "Problems started to appear, which unfortunately we could not solve throughout the race weekend. Despite the problems, we decided to take part in the endurance race on Friday, where we took third place with a time of 2:08," he continued.
The team’s beginnings date back to 2012, when Simon Kuhar, the team’s current racer, purchased accessories for his then-Suzuki GSX-R engine from Nicoletti Racing Design. Word got out and the idea of setting up a joint racing team was born. She took her first steps in the German Jura Racing Cup, where the first encouraging results led to further cooperation. Last year, the NRD team competed in the German Superstock 1000 Cup and took first place in the overall standings, fourth place in the national championship, and another fourth place in the Czech ICS championship. This year, the team is competing in the same series with the BMW S 1000 RR engine, and in the future they are aiming to compete in the Endurance World Endurance Race, as well as in the IDM Championship race. With Nicoletti Racing Design, however, we are on yours