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Young and his team’s resilience were put to the test this past weekend
Collingwood, Ont.’s Ben Young wrapped up his Pro MOPAR Canadian Superbike Championship (CSBK) rookie season this past weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park securing third in the Championship standings and was honoured with the Brooklin Cycle Racing Pro Rookie of the Year Award.
Lorenzo top of the timesheets in the #CzechTest
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo topped the timings in the one day official post-race test at the Automotodrom Brno with a 1:55.394, as the reigning champion proved the fastest man on track ahead of teammate Valentino Rossi (+0.371) and Repsol Honda Team rider Marc Marquez (+0.754).
Number 35 takes the first British win in 35 years – and the second independent team win of the season
After a torrential Moto2™ race at the Automotodrom Brno, it was the turn of the MotoGP™ machines to head out as the rain was just starting to stop – leaving the prospect of a flag-to-flag hanging over the race.
“Out of all of my race wins I honestly think this one means the most” – Szoke
Jordan Szoke clinched the 2016 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship and kept his bid for a perfect season intact with a dramatic victory in the penultimate round of the season at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Saturday.
HJC Helmets Grand Prix České republiky
Championship leader overtakes Rossi in the final corner to take a record lap of the Cezch circuit. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) has taken pole position in Brno, as the points leader in the title fight left it late to overcome an ominous-looking Jorge Lorenzo (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) in the final minutes of Q2.
WorldSBK prepares to return to Lausitzring with ride through Frankfurt
In just four weeks’ time, the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship will make its much-awaited return to the Lausitzring. Fans have not had to wait until the Pirelli German Round, however, as on Saturday afternoon the town of Frankfurt (Oder) welcomed the latest WorldSBK Ride In as fans watched on in their droves.
“I’m so glad we got the lap record; it feels great to do it at this place, this track means so much to the riders”
Jordan Szoke broke Brett McCormick’s five-year-old lap record on Friday to claim pole position for this weekend’s final two rounds of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.
Back to where it all began in 1996 – a rookie victory in Brno
He has competed in several premier world series, including MotoGP, Moto 2 and World Superbike
Leading MotoAmerica competitor Claudio Corti of Italy will enter his Houston Superbike Aprilia RSv4 in the final two rounds of the 2016 Mopar CSBK National Championship Series at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park this weekend, August 19-21.
Czech circuit hosts the 400th GP of the new era with Marquez on top of the table
The next stop on the MotoGP™ calendar sees the paddock ready to celebrate the 400th Grand Prix of the new era in the HJC Helmets Grand Prix České Republiky in Brno, with a quick turnaround after the thrills of the Austrian GP.