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Apr 13

Kawasaki complete Aragon round in dominant fashion

Tom Sykes took the double on the team’s home round

WSBK - Tom Sykes Day 3 The second round of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship was taken by storm by Japanese manufacturer Kawasaki, that claimed the first two steps of the podium in both World Superbike races, as well as coming out on top in World Supersport. and with the best classified EVO rider in race 2. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 13

Sykes leaves Spain with Championship lead

Carbon copy of race 1

WSBK - Tom Sykes - Motorland Aragon Race 2 podium The second race of the day at MotorLand Aragon was a carbon copy of race 1, with Kawasaki Racing Team riders Tom Sykes and Loris Baz dominating in the Spanish sun.
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Apr 13

Sykes wins his first race of the season

Sykes, who led from turn one was never headed

WSBK - Tom Sykes - Motorland Aragon - Race 1 podium The opening race at MotorLand Aragon has been won by Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) after a masterful of performance the reigning World Champion. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 12

Sykes back on pole at MotorLand Aragon

“I am happy because the target was a front row start but we got pole position”

WSBK - Tom Sykes Day 2 A thrilling Tissot-Superpole this afternoon saw reigning Champion Tom Sykes claim his first pole position of the season aboard his Kawasaki Racing Team machine ahead of his team mate Loris Baz. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 12

Tom Sykes takes his first Tissot-Superpole of the season

At the end of the session it was Sykes that just clung to secure pole position

WSKB - Tom Sykes - Superpole Winner (1) A thrilling Tissot-Superpole this afternoon saw reigning Champion Tom Sykes claim his first pole position of the season aboard his Kawasaki Racing Team machine ahead of his team mate Loris Baz. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 12

WSBK Russian Round cancellation

The current political situation to blame

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo white DWO and YMS Promotion have decided to cancel the WSBK Russian Round which was scheduled to be held at Moscow Raceway on September 21st 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 11

Jonathan Rea leads the way on Day 1

Reigning World Champion Tom Sykes improved his morning session time

WSBK - Jonathan Rea Day 1 Round 2 of the eni World Superbike Championship got underway in near perfect conditions at MotorLand Aragon with Jonathan Rea (Pata Honda World Superbike Team) having the honour of topping the first European day of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

World Superbike goes pre-historic at Aragon

On track action starts tomorrow with free practice sessions for all classes.

WSBK - Press Conference 1 The second round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship kick started today with Thursday’s press conference at the SBK Paddock Show, with riders representing each of the nine manufacturers involved in the series. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

Bimota plant visited by FIM and Dorna

On 8 April, FIM and Dorna WSBK representatives visited the Bimota plant in Rimini, Italy.

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black The purpose of this visit was to meet the new proprietors of the Italian manufacturer and to verify that the production procedure is going ahead smoothly with a view to obtaining the required FIM homologation for the motorcycle to take part to the eni FIM Superbike World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

WSBK action resumes at MotorLand Aragon

Aragon, Spain, has been on the calendar since 2011

WSBK - Phillip Island - WSBK Group Photo The first European round of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship takes place this weekend at the MotorLand Aragon circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 19

Bubel new Official Supplier of WSBK

“Bubel – kills the towel”

WSBK, Tom Sykes, podium, Bubel Bubel and Dorna WSBK have come to an agreement for the technical towel brand to become an Official Supplier of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship for the 2014 season.

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Mar 11

U.S. round at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca confirmed

On California’s scenic central coast

WSBK Corkscrew GEICO Motorcycle has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the GEICO Motorcycle U.S. Round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship which will take place on July 11-13 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 23

Sylvain Guintoli wins race 2 and becomes Championship leader

The Frenchman is now Championship leader after the opening round

 

2014-02-23 22Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) has won the second race of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship at Phillip Island, his career’s fifth in the series, in front of the 56,515 spectators attending the event.

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Feb 23

Historic win for Eugene Laverty and Team Voltcom Crescent Suzuki

Laverty achieved an historical maiden win

 

2014-02-23 31The eni FIM Superbike World Championship had its first exciting race of the year today at Phillip Island, with Irishman Eugene Laverty scoring a sensational win aboard his GSX-R 1000, making it three in a row with the double he scored at Jerez last year in the last round.

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Feb 22

Guintoli claims first Tissot-Superpole of 2014

The 31 year old Frenchman set a new outright best lap of the Australian venue

2014-02-21 7The first Tissot-Superpole of 2014 was contested today under cloudy skies, with Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) securing the first slot on the grid for the two debut races of the season, scheduled for tomorrow at Phillip Island.

Flagworld photo album

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Feb 21

Alex Lowes ends Day 1 on top at the Island

Rookie sensation Lowes started off well

WSBK - Phillip Island - WSBK Group Photo Only 37 thousands of a second separated Alex Lowes (Voltcom Crescent Suzuki) and Marco Melandri (Aprilia Racing Team) at the end of second free practice for the eni FIM Superbike World Championship at Phillip Island. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Fassi Official WSBK Sponsor again in 2014

Fassi Gru was founded in 1946 in the town of Albino

WSBK - Phillip Island - Fassi - Tom Sykes Worldwide leading company in lifting equipment Fassi Gru from Italy has confirmed their role as Official Sponsor for the 2014 edition of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

The SBK official App now available

Available now

SBK Live Experience The SBK Live Experience App has been completely redesigned for 2014, with a new interface, new functionality, enhanced Live Timing, plus video highlights, exclusive features and the best content from every WSBK event. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

Great anticipation for the new season in Thursday’s press conference

Special photo shoot with surfboards

2014-02-20 - WSBK (2) The traditional and inaugural press conference of the year took place today at Phillip Island involving some of the protagonists of this year’s eni FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Feb 18

Sykes on record pace as final pre-season test comes to an end

“I am happy with the results of these two days of testing at Phillip Island.” – Tom Sykes

WSBK - Phillip Island - Tom Sykes The official eni FIM Superbike World Championship test at Phillip Island concluded this afternoon with Eugene Laverty (Voltcom Crescent Suzuki) fastest in the fourth and final session.

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