Adrián Huertas, brand new champion of Supersport 300 this same year, it will jump in 2022 to Supersport, intermediate category of the World Superbike. The 18-year-old from Madrid will continue with his team, the MTM Kawasaki, with which in 2021 he has achieved six victories, another two podiums and three poles to certify the title.
“I am very happy to announce that I will continue with the MTM and Kawasaki team in 2022. We have had a very successful season together and I am looking forward to continuing. It’s a new challenge and I want to thank Ludo (team manager) for this opportunity. Let’s grow together in World Supersport and it’s great that he can take this step into a new category in the WorldSBK paddock. I will continue to work very hard, as I have done this past season. And with the MTM Kawasaki we will seek the best possible results in 2022 ”, said the pilot in a statement sent by the team.
Huertas thus follows the path of the last two champions of the category before him. Manu Gonzalez He rose to 600 after taking the SSP300 World Championship in 2019 and this same season, his second in the category, he has achieved two victories and another four podiums that place him third in the general classification. AND Jeffrey buisChampion in 2020 and who this year has been a rival to Huertas, he will make his Supersport debut this weekend in San Juan, racing for the GAP MOTOZOO Racing by Puccetti team.