Another full scale IRRC (International Road Racing Championship) campaign, will be taken up by Laurent Hoffmann’s Hoffmann by MRP (Motorcycle Racing Parts) team.
Scaling back his IRRC racing commitments, twice Supersport Champion Hoffmann won’t be competing across all rounds but is planning to participate at Imatranajo, Circuit De Chimay, Horice and Frohburg.
Dymokury, the 300 Curves of Gustav Havel, the Northwest 200, Endurance races are additionally implanted within his 2024 racing calendar.
Joining forces with Hoffmann’s squad for all six IRRC events is Sweden’s top roads exponent, Markus Karlsson.
Team regular Karlsson, has developed in recent seasons into one of the Nordic nation’s most dependable, consistent roads craftsmen.
Remaining BMW powered for this season, mentor, suitor Hoffmann is confident that he can contend for the top three in this year’s Superbike Championship standings.
Speaking about this via Facebook, 21st century Belgian roads great Hoffmann stated:
“The team is happy to extend the contract with Markus Karlsson, with him will try to battle for the podium positions in the IRRC championship.
Soon we will announce a third rider too. Myself I will support him with my knowledge to make him a fast and mean rider so we can fight for podiums in the future.
There’s still more news in the pipe but that will be shared later. Stay tuned!”
Quotes via Laurent Hoffmann Facebook page
Photo credit: GCS/Macau Grand Prix
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