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Round 11 of the MXGP series was another solid outing for Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing
With round 11 of the series heading north to Sweden, the tough and technical Uddevalla circuit marked yet another strong showing for the Swedish Husqvarna brand with Todd Waters placing fifth overall in the highly competitive MXGP class.
Pioneering since 1903 Husqvarna Motorcycles have not rested in their return to the sport
Proudly announcing the imminent arrival of their 2016 motocross models, Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to offer a first look of what is to come from their totally new, next generation line-up of motocross machines.
The riders posed for photographs and conducted numerous interviews ahead of this historic crossing
At the Forth Road Bridge today, the remarkable sight of the leading riders in the premier motorcycle racing championship in Europe, the MCE British Superbike Championship, took place as they rode their race bikes across the Bridge.
“Words can’t describe just how disappointed I am about my MXGP championship campaign” – Max Nagl
Following on the ankle injury sustained at the GP of Germany – round 10 of the 2015 FIM Motocross World Championship on June 21 – Husqvarna Motorcycles confirms that Max Nagl will be out of action for the next two GPs.
The series to be broadcast in Brazil until 2018
Major sporting TV network ESPN Brazil has extended the agreement with Dorna WSBK Organization to broadcast the FIM Superbike World Championship for a further three-year period (2016-2018). The top production-based motorcycle racing series in the world will be viewable all over the Brazilian territory in both English and Portuguese languages.
It was a record-breaking weekend at Assen with Rossi setting a new Circuit Best Lap record
At last Saturday’s Dutch Grand Prix, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi consolidated his lead of the MotoGP™ championship standings with a hard-fought victory over Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez and fellow Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo who finished in second and third place respectively.
Sebastien Tremblay of Longueuil, Que. placed third aboard the MotoNation / CrossFit Laval Kawasaki ZX-10R.
Szoke’s effort gave the Brantford, Ont. racer four points toward his bid to regain the Canadian Superbike title from Christie
Jordan Szoke pipped Jodi Christie to the fastest time in a dramatic Magneti Marelli SuperPole qualifying session for the second round of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship at Autodrome St-Eustache on Saturday.
Round 8: Dutch MotoGP™ – Qualifying
In a Qualifying Practice 2 session in which every participant set a lap time quicker than the old Assen pole position record, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi produced one his greatest qualifying performances in recent years to set a new Assen Circuit Best Lap record of 1’32.627 to claim pole position for tomorrow’s Dutch Grand Prix.
Taylor will be on board a new bike at Knockhill
The biggest bike race meeting of the year, the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship, is all set for its annual journey north to Knockhill next weekend and for two Scottish riders, there is even more reason to put on a good show for the home fans.
Szoke comes into this weekend’s action riding a wave of confidence
Jordan Szoke will aim to continue his mastery of the Autodrome St-Eustache circuit in St-Eustache, Que. when the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship holds its second event of the 2015 season at the Montreal-area track this weekend.
The 2015 season sees Motul as title sponsor for the Assen, Motegi and Valencia races
Commercial rights holders of the MotoGP™ World Championship, Dorna Sports S.L., and French lubricant manufacturer Motul are pleased to announce a significant new partnership agreement which includes MotoGP™ title sponsorship, licensing, as well as cross-platform involvement in the WorldSBK and the Junior World Championships.
Giugliano misses out narrowly on maiden victory as Haslam takes final place on the podium
The second race of the PATA Riviera di Rimini round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship was won by championship Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) after a race long fight with Davide Giugliano (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Superbike Team).