J.Juan held the first world event on a World Cup circuit since the beginning of COVID

J.Juan held the first world event on a World Cup circuit since the beginning of COVID

It brought together 560 workers at the Privilege de Montmeló during the Superbikes Event

The Spanish company J.Juan has been the first in the world to hold an event on a motorcycle circuit since Covid began
Taking advantage of the fact that they could not celebrate their 55th anniversary and the celebration of Superbike competition in Barcelona, J. Juan invited all their employees to the Privilege area of the Circuit de Catalunya to enjoy a day of Superbikes.
Approximately 600 people were invited to a specific macro bubble, where all the necessary measures have been taken to avoid contagion. All attendees presented COVID passports or have passed a preventive control 24 hours before the event.
J.Juan has equipped the Kawasaki Racing Team with brake systems and components for the last 8 years and has won a total of seven world championships during that span, one from Tom Sikes and 6 from Jonathan Rea.
During the event, Jonathan Rea and Alex Lowes presented some plaques of tribute to M. Angeles, Carlos and José Luis Juan, managers of J.Juan who, for 40 years, have been the architects of a great Spanish motorcycling industry.
J.Juan is a world leader in meshed hydraulic tube for motorcycles and is the second largest European brake systems factory in Europe. It invoices more than 70 million euros and employs 640 workers worldwide. It has recently signed a sales agreement by Brembo, a world leader in brake systems, which will strengthen its presence in the two-wheeler market.

J.Juan and Kawasaki renew Partnership on Superbikes

J.Juan and Kawasaki renew Partnership on Superbikes

J.Juan and Kawasaki Racing have renewed their sponsorship agreement for the next two years. 

This will be the eighth season of technical and economic collaboration of the Gavá company, in which Kawasaki has won its 7 world titles, six with Jonathan Rea and one with Tom Sykes. together with six manufacturer titles.

The signing of the agreement was made at J.Juan’s new facilities in Sant Cugat del Vallés (Barcelona) where the brake systems and components of multiple premium motorcycles are produced

Kawasaki Racing Team has proven to be a team with great competitive capacity, dominating the specialty of Superbikes against very high-performance teams and riders.

Jonathan Rea, who has already broken world records, faces this championship with the challenge of achieving his seventh consecutive title. Quite a milestone. The Northern Irishman has expressed how much he values the J.Juan hydraulic tubes that equip his bike. He always stresses that “they are extremely reliable. The feeling is exactly as good on the first corner as it is on the last corners of the race, which allows me to focus on other things.”

J.Juan is a company that produces brake systems, meshed hydraulic tubes, electronics and mechatronics from its five production centers for 85 different motorcycle manufacturers around the world.

Rea wins his sixth consecutive world championship in SBK. All with J.Juan

Rea wins his sixth consecutive world championship in SBK. All with J.Juan

Estoril was the end of the Superbike season, which is an atypical season because has seen its racing schedule reduced. Despite the reduction of races, the season has maintained excitement for each and every one of the three events held each weekend.

In Estoril, Jonathan Rea, who equips his bike with a J.Juan hydraulic systems, was break historical records again. He reached the test as the top candidate for the title, leading the overall classic with 340 points compared to 281 of the next closest rider (Scott Redding).  He has 4 points left in the three races in Estoril to rise to his sixth consecutive world title.

And it happen in the first “set ball”.

But, there’s more. In Estoril he achieve his 100 SBK victories. This season alone he was 12 victories with 5 won by Scott Reeding. Five other drivers (Chaz Davies, Michael Van der Mark, Alex Lowes, Toprak Razgatlioglu and Michael Ruben Rinaldi) have each have a single victoryduring 2020.