Second round of the Supermoto EC in Variano (Italy)

aboutuemThe second round of 2013 SuperMoto European Championship ES2 has been held this weekend in Vairano di Vidigulfo. The first heat was characterized from an enthusiastic battle between the British rider Malachi Mitchell Thomas (TM) and the Dutch Devon Vermuelen (KTM), Mitchell arrived first under the checkered flag overtaking Vermulen at the second last lap after exchanging their position many times during the race. Third position was obtained by the Finnish rider Asseri Kingelin (Honda).

In the second heat the British rider Malachi Mitchell Thomas (TM), after taking the hole shot, has compromised the victory of the race during the first lap with a crash in the off road section which forced him to restart from position 13. The heat was won by the Dutch Devon Vermuelen (KTM) in front of the French rider Frederic Guerin (Suzuki) and the Finnish rider Asseri Kingelin (Honda).

Thanks to these results, the GP of Europe was won from Devon Vermuelen, that leads the provisional classification of the championship (94 pts.) in front of Frederic Guerin (82 pts.) and Mitchell Thomas (74pts.).

The podium of the Young Trophy was occupied from Vermuelen (first), Mitchell Thomas (second) and Guerin (third).

The next event is scheduled for 23th of June, in Sosnova, Czech Republic.

(UEM Press Release 48/2013)