The historical day has come. The Russian team Yakhnich Motorsport and Sam Lowes have won the World Championship. Here, in Magny-Cours, Sam Lowes took the champion statuette ahead the time finishing on the second place in the penultimate stage of the World Supersport.
Second qualification day of the 12th stage of the World Supersport championship was held in a tense mode for all paddock. The weather changed to fast. It was raining but than the sun was shining. So Sam Lowes and Vladimir Leonov couldn't show the expected results. Also the qualification was stoped because of Kenan Sofuoglu serious crash.
Both Yakhnich Motorsport riders started this weekend in Magny-Cours in the majore tone: Sam Lowes could move Kenan Sofuoglu on the second place with the fast lap 1'42"144 and Vladimir Leonov occupied the 5th position.