Australian to challenge alongside Endurance World Championship commitments.
Broc Parkes has confirmed he’ll contest the newly-introduced ASB100 category in the 2019 Asia Road Racing Championship (ARRC) with Yamaha Racing Team ASEAN, joined by Yuki Ito in the premier class aboard the YZF-R1.
The Australian will challenge the series alongside his regular role with YART Yamaha Official EWC Team in the FIM Endurance World Championship (EWC).
“Happy to announce I will be racing the Asia Road Racing Championship with Yamaha Racing Team as well as the FIM Endurance World Championship with YART Yamaha Official EWC Team,” said Parkes in a brief social media statement. Big thanks to Yamaha Racing – [I’m] looking forward to a great year..
The Asia Road Racing Championship kicks off on 8-10 March in Malaysia before heading to The Bend Motorsport Park in South Australian for round two on 25-28 April. The series will will extend to seven rounds in 2019.