Category Archive: Bikes

Apr 22

Vallelunga to be WorldSBK back-up venue for the two-year period 2015–2016

Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi”

Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi” Dorna WSBK Organization and the FIM are pleased to announce that the Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi” has become the official World Superbike back-up venue for the two-year period 2015-2016 Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 21

Argentina MotoGP debrief with Masao Azuma

The Argentina Grand Prix was the debut for Bridgestone’s new extra-hard specification rear slick

MotoGP logo At last weekend’s Argentina Grand Prix Valentino Rossi won his second race of the 2015 MotoGP™ season with an emphatic victory while the podium was completed with Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso in second place and CWM LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow in third.

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Apr 19

Relentless Rossi grabs amazing Argentina MotoGP™ victory

Round 3: Argentina MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Valentino Rossi - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Argentina MotoGP race winner Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s put in one of the performances of his career to win his second race of the year at Argentina’s Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo ahead of Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso and CWM LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow.

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Apr 19

Max Nagl secures the top step of the podium at MXGP of Trentino, Italy

Max Nagl wins again

Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing logo Claiming his third overall victory of the season, Husqvarna Motorcycles’ Max Nagl delivered the winning result at the MXGP of Trentino in Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 19

Savadori wins shortened STK1000 race at Assen

The 22-year-old Italian crossed the line with a 2.4s margin over fellow Italian Raffaele de Rosa

WSBK, Lorenzo Savadori, Nuova M2 Racing Aprilia Lorenzo Savadori (Nuova M2 Racing Aprilia) has won a shortened, 9-lap STK1000 race at the TT Circuit Assen to become the new series leader as the second round of the year draws to a close.

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Apr 19

Double win for Rea as van der Mark bags another podium

Same top-3 as first race with Davies in second place.

WorldSBK TT Assen The second WorldSBK race of the day at the iconic TT circuit of Assen in the Netherlands served up another nail-biting climax that once again had the crowd on their feet as the leading riders stayed locked together until the final lap. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 19

Rea wins again as van Der Mark gets maiden WorldSBK podium

Davies finishes second with Haslam and Sykes in forth and fifth, respectively

WorldSBK The opening Dutch WorldSBK race at the TT circuit was won in emphatic style by Jonathan Rea, who set a new lap record in 1’35.889s on the penultimate lap to record his sixth win at Assen, the fifth of his 2015 championship campaign.

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Apr 18

Marquez masters hot conditions to claim pole position in Argentina qualifying

Round 3: Argentina MotoGP™ – Qualifying

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda Team - Argentina MotoGP QP2 Marc Marquez will start on pole position for tomorrow’s Argentina Grand Prix after the Repsol Honda Team rider set a scorching time of 1’37.802 in Qualifying Practice 2 at Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo.

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Apr 18

Cluzel re-ignites title ambition with Dutch WSS Pole Position

Record lap gives Savadori STK1000 Pole in Assen

WSBK - Jules Cluzel Jules Cluzel (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) will start tomorrow’s fourth round of the World Supersport Championship from Pole Position after a closely fought qualifying session at the 4.542km TT circuit in Assen saw him edge current championship leader Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) by 0.137s.

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Apr 18

Sykes claims his first Tissot-Superpole of the season

Rea and Haslam complete the first row for tomorrow’s two WorldSBK races

WSBK - Tom Sykes, Kawasaki Racing Team Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) has won his first Tissot-Superpole of the season after a tense final 15-minute shoot-out in Assen.

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Apr 17

Aleix Espargaro on record pace to lead Argentina Free Practice

Round 3: Argentina MotoGP™ – Free Practice One & Two

MotoGP - Aleix Espargaro - Team SUZUKI ECSTAR - Argentina MotoGP FP2 Team SUZUKI ECSTAR rider Aleix Espargaro was in impressive form at Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo today, topping both of the day’s practice sessions and setting a time quicker than the current Circuit Record Lap in Free Practice 2. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 17

Davies tops Day 1 timesheets after blistering final lap

Sykes and Rea tight close in second and third as they edge Haslam and Van der Mark.

MotoGP - Chaz Davies The first day of action of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship at the TT Circuit Assen drew to a close with Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Superbike Team) responding to the challenge from the KRT duo of former Champion Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) and current Championship leader Jonathan Rea to top of the overall classification by a margin of 0.320s with a final, scintillating  lap of 1’35.748. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 16

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Argentina preview

Bridgestone MotoGP™ round 3 preview

MotoGP logo MotoGP™ returns to South America this weekend as round three of the 2015 season visits Argentina’s Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo for a second time following the circuit’s debut on the calendar last year. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

Americas MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

The race weekend was subjected to variable weather with cool, rainy periods

MotoGP logo Marc Marquez won his third consecutive race at Circuit of the Americas last weekend, the Repsol Honda star taking the chequered flag ahead of Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

Marquez marches on to Argentina

Next stop for the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship is the Grand Prix Red Bull De La República Argentina

Marc Marquez heads to the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina full of confidence after his emphatic victory in the US Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

Nathan Watson undergoes wrist surgery

Husqvarna Motorcycles wishes Nathan all the best for a speedy recovery

Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing logo Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Nathan Watson has today undergone surgery to repair a fractured bone in his left wrist. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

Ben Young makes a splash at Circuit of The Americas

Young will be back in action when the MotoAmerica series heads to Road Atlanta this coming weekend.

Ben Young cota test This past weekend Ben Young made a splash at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in his MotoAmerica Supersport championship debut.

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Apr 14

Assen to complete WorldSBK back-to-back events

A favourite circuit for Rea, but his rivals are looking to stop him

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Round 4 sees the eni FIM Superbike World Championship return to ‘The Cathedral’ of Assen for the Dutch Round.

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Apr 14

Assen to complete WorldSBK back-to-back events

A favourite circuit for Rea, but his rivals are looking to stop him…

Round 4 sees the eni FIM Superbike World Championship return to ‘The Cathedral’ and Assen for the Dutch Round.

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Apr 12

Marquez completes COTA hat-trick with dominant Grand Prix of the Americas win

Round 2: Americas MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - Americas MotoGP race winner.jpg Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez clinched his third successive Grand Prix of the Americas victory as the MotoGP™ World Champion won today in Austin ahead of Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi who finished in second and third place respectively.

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