On February 24, the World SBK and World SSP started on the legendary circuit of Philips Island, also for Anthony West, riding under the "EAB Antwest Racing "flag. The Australian rider is a competitive ambassador for Putoline Oil on his Kawasaki ZX-6R.
The cooperation with Ferry Schoenmakers, the owner of the EAB racing team, gives West the opportunity to act as both a driver and a team manager. In 2018 he appears at the start of the World Champion SSP with his Kawasaki ZX-6R prepared by Puccetti. This fast and winning bike is maintained by a team of four professional mechanics.
Leon ten Hove, Putoline Oil: "Anthony West is a veteran driver with a lot of experience who raced at world level in various racing classes. Because of his vast knowledge and experience he plays a valuable role in testing our lubricants and maintenance products. EAB Antwest Racing makes use of the Putoline Nano Tech 4+ 10W-40, Putoline DOT 4 URBF, Putoline Tech Chain and the various Putoline maintenance products. "
West started his career in 1998 and appeared on almost every continent at the start of different race classes. The 36-year-old Australian thereby followed his passion for motorsport. One of his greatest successes was his participation in the Dutch TT 2014 where he won the victory as he came in first in the Moto2. This season, West has a strong base with its own racing team, supported by Ferry Schoenmakers of EAB.