PATA Honda's Leon Haslam heads into this weekend's Suzuka 8 hours race in Japan looking to defend his title after becoming the first Englishman to win the race 12 months ago.
"I’m really looking forward to this year’s Suzuka 8 Hours race," said Haslam. "Especially after winning the race last season.
"The team is fantastic and the Honda CBR1000RR is really competitive. It’s just really exciting to be a part of it all once again and I can’t wait."