Bikes: Sert on target...


Suzuki Endurance Racing Team could clinch the 2008 World Endurance Championship with one round remaining at this weekend's Bol d'Or fifth round.

The reigning champions and current series leaders - Mathieu Lagrive, Vincent Philippe and Julien Da Costa - hold a 31-point advantage over Yamaha Austria on the SERT GSX-R1000.

Also entered for the penultimate round is the second SERT team of William Costes, Guillaume Dietrich and Olivier Four who currently hold fourth place in the series despite only competing in the opening round at Le Mans in France - a race they won.

The race starts at 15.00 hrs on Saturday and concludes at the same time on Sunday.

Current Championship Points: 1 SERT (Suzuki GSX-R1000) 74 points, 2 Yamaha Austria Racing (Yamaha) 43 , 3 Team Kawasaki France (Kawasaki) 39, 4 SERT 2 (Suzuki GSX-R1000) 35, 5 Yamaha Folch Endurance (Yamaha) 35, 6 RMT 21 Racing Team (Honda) 31, 7 Dream Honda Racing (Honda) 30, 8 Bolliger Team Switzerland (Kawasaki) 30, 9 Phase One Endurance (Yamaha) 28, 10 RT Racing Team Motovirus (Suzuki) 26.

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