The Penz13.com BMW Motorrad Motorsport team entered a brand new challenge last weekend and went to Finland, to take part in the Imatra road races of the International Road Racing Championship (IRRC). The squad fielded three BMW S 1000 RR bikes, equipped with Touratech suspension. Besides Dan Kneen – who got his and the team’s first TT podium this year by taking third in the Superstock TT – and Alessandro “Alex” Polita, a team’s familiar face was back in the mix: For Imatra Michael Rutter stepped in to join the crew.
Isle of Man TT 2017 ends with strong results and first podium for Dan Kneen as well as for Team Penz13.com BMW Motorrad Motorsport
Douglas, Isle of Man. It’s been a highly successful Isle of Man TT 2017 meeting for the Team Penz13.com BMW Motorrad Motorsport: During last week’s Superstock TT Manxman Dan Kneen powered home to third in the race, taking his first ever Isle of Man TT podium – as did the Rico Penzkofer managed team from Saxony in Germany.
Douglas, Isle of Man. Another step forward for the Penz13.com BMW Motorrad Motorsport team at the Isle of Man TT. In today’s Superbike race Manxman Dan Kneen came home in a strong fifth spot to equal his best TT race result so far when he was 5th in the 2010 Supersport TT and his best result on the big bikes ever. It’s also the team’s best Isle of Man TT result.
Highs and lows for Penz13.com BMW Motorrad Motorsport team in qualifyings fort he 2017 TT Isle of Man races
Douglas, Isle of Man. It’s been an eventful first week of practicing for the Isle of Man TT races 2017 with highs and lows for the German based Penz13.com BMW Motorrad Motorsport team. Whilst Manxman Dan Kneen pulled together his fastest ever laps around the Mountain Course during Saturday’s practice sessions, team mate Danny Webb was involved in a crash at Laurel Bank and remains in Nobles Hospital in Douglas. Third man on the block is Italian Alessandro “Alex” Polita, who goes into his second year at the TT and already had a competitive showing in qualifying.
Douglas, Isle of Man. The highlight of every racing season starts today, Monday, May 29, 2017: The Isle of Man TT 2017 with the practice week and the first race scheduled for next Saturday, 3rd of June. The Germany based Penz13.com BMW Motorrad team again will be in the mix with riders Dan Kneen (IoM), Danny Webb (GBR) and Alex Polita (ITA).
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