Sittingbourne motorcycle rider Luke Hopkins competed in his first races of the 2017 season at Brands Hatch at the weekend. Last year Hopkins was runner-up in the Team Green Junior Cup on his Kawasaki Ninja 300 and the first round provided him with a great opportunity to get some track time. The first round on the Brands Hatch Indy circuit also gave him an opportunity to meet old friends before his first race at Aragon in the World Supersport 300 series. Despite riding on a Ka
Luke Hopkins finishes runner-up in Kawasaki Championship
Luke Hopkins from Sittingbourne finished the Team Green Junior Cup with a fantastic runner-up spot, after narrowly missing out on the title in the final round at Brands Hatch.
Going into the final round of four races the 14-year-old was in second position in the championship, but the gap to the leader was a huge fifty points. Despite the slim chances of taking the title he rode his Kawasaki Ninja 300 to three race