Railton races to second-best result of season at Croft

GRAFHAM’S Jon Railton enjoyed his second-best result of the year at Croft, finishing 19th.

GRAFHAM’S Jon Railton enjoyed his second-best result of the year last weekend at Croft, finishing 19th.

The 11th round of the Metzeler National Superstock 1000 championship saw the 19-year-old tackle the fast and bumpy circuit, improving his lap times each session before qualifying 23rd.

In the race Railton became embroiled in a battle with David Anthony (Aprilia RSV4), Chris Martin (Yamaha R1) and Sam Warren (BMW S1000RR).

As the race progressed, Warren fell off the pace, allowing Anthony to make a break. Railton was left to battle with Martin, who finished two seconds ahead at the flag.


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Railton next races at the penultimate round of the championship on the Silverstone GP circuit on September 26.

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