Petronas Malaysia will sponsor MIE Racing for the 2023 World Superbike Championship (WSBK) within the Superbike and Supersport (WSSP) courses. Malaysian riders with MIE racing this season are Hafizh Syahrin and Adam Norrodin, partnered by Eric Granado and Tarran Mackenzie, respectively.
MIE Racing will likely be campaigning the Honda CBR1000RR-R for WSBK and the Honda CBR600RR in WSSP. Each the CBR1000RR-R and the CBR600RR will likely be embellished within the distinctive Petronas teal livery adorned with the Petronas Sprinta lubricant brand.
The sponsorship deal between Petronas and MIE Racing will permit crew principal Midori Moriwaki to increase upon its tasks and set some bold objectives for 2023 and past. This contains the event of an ‘academy program’ that for Malaysian expertise utilizing WSBK and WSSP as platforms.
Commenting on the launch of Petronas MIE Racing Honda, Datin Anita Azrina Abdul Aziz, Senior Common Supervisor of Group Strategic Communications, Petronas, mentioned, “we’re desirous to see the riders carry out, each in WorldSBK and WorldSSP. We can even have the chance to develop the abilities of Malaysian skills within the two-wheel phase, one thing we very a lot sit up for.”