2017 World Supersport Championship
Round 4, Assen
Friday practice and qualifying, 28th April
Conditions: Mostly dry, overcast, 10C
STEADY START FOR FAHMI AND NACHO
Orelac Racing VerdNatura riders Fahmi Khairuddin and Nacho Calero finished the first day of practice and qualifying at Assen
in 24th and 25th positions respectively. After a couple of difficult races, both riders and the team were happy not to have any major issues today and are looking forward to making significant progress tomorrow.
Fahmi Khairuddin – 24th
“I am not happy with my position today, because it is not where we should be, but I know that tomorrow is going to be a lot better. I had a bit of arm pump this morning, so the team altered the handlebar position slightly and it felt better in the afternoon. I lost nearly twenty minutes today because of a problem with the gearshift sensor, so I didn’t have as much track time as I wanted. I am sure that we can improve the bike set-up tomorrow, so I ...