Wilson’s back on the track

Ben Wilson.
Ben Wilson.

British Supersport rider Ben Wilson has his sights set on a further two podium finishes as he aims to continue his run of success.

After taking a third place at Dutch circuit Assen in the previous round, the Kirton competitor will be in action at Silverstone this weekend.

And his plan is to consolidate third spot in the standings.

Wilson secured the win in the feature race at the Northamptonshire circuit last year, and he will be looking for more of the same this time around in this the penultimate round of the series.

The weekend kicks off with two free practice sessions on Friday, the first at 9.30am, followed by the afternoon laps at 1.55pm.

Qualifying takes place on Saturday at 11am ahead of the nine-lap sprint race at 3.40pm.

The feature race will take place over 12 laps of the Silverstone circuit at 3.40pm on Sunday, and is scheduled to benefit from, live TV coverage on Eurosport 2.

Stuart Easton leads the series, with Alastair Seeley in second.