Category Archive: Bikes

Dec 19

Grand Prix Commission approves 2016 electronics development process

The Grand Prix Commission took the following decisions

MotoGP logo In their final meeting of the year the Grand Prix Commission have made specific decisions relating to preparations for regulation updates in the 2016 MotoGP™ season. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 19

Changes for the FIM CEV Repsol 2015

Moto3™, Moto2™, Superbike European Championship and Kawasaki Z Cup

Changes for the FIM CEV Repsol 2015Following on from recent major improvements in the FIM CEV Repsol, here are some of the most important changes that will come into force in the 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 19

2015: a year of changes in WorldSBK

Many changes, large and small in store for teams, riders and manufacturers.

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo white Every season has a story of its own and it all starts with the many changes that make the upcoming racing year different to the one that drew to a close. New rider arrivals and departures, rule changes, potential calendar modifications and many more variables create a new mix that heavily shapes the season to come. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 17

Super seven for Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship

“This is the busiest schedule we’ve had for the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship since 2011″

Mopar CSBK logo A new venue for the season opener and a return to western Canada are among the highlights of the seven-round 2015 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship schedule. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 17

50th Anniversary Celebration at 2015 Castle Combe Grand National

 50th anniversary celebration of the running of the famous 500-Mile race back in July 1965

Castle Comb Circuit logo Following on from the resounding success of the 2014 two day meeting run by the NG Road Racing Club in scorching weather back in June, Castle Combe are delighted to announce that the 2015 event will take place on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th June. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 17

Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup 2015 calendar announced

The second edition of Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup will begin on 22nd March 2015

Shell Advance Talent Cup logo The FIM has announced the schedule for the second edition of the successful Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup, which will feature 12 races over six double events held in five countries. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 16

Jorge Lorenzo triumphs in Abu Dhabi endurance event

Jorge Lorenzo played a successful role in a 12-hour endurance event over the weekend at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina circuit.

Lorenzo shines in the endurance test in Abu DhabiDriving a Ferrari 458 GT3 Challenge Evo, the double MotoGP™ World title winner demonstrated his four-wheel skills once again to come out on top in the ‘Gentleman’ category of the event.

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Dec 15

Marquez ends 2014 with Superprestigio DTX win

Marc Marquez has ended a spectacular year in style by winning Saturday night’s Superprestigio DTX in Barcelona.

Marquez ends 2014 with Superprestigio DTX winThe MotoGP™ World Champion came out on top following an entertaining battle with Jared Mees, the reigning AMA Grand National Champion, as Kenny Noyes completed the podium. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 14

David Coulthard crowned Champion of Champions

Thirteen-time Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard lifts the Race Of Champions trophy for the first time 

News imageMultiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard put in a stunning performance to eclipse 15 fellow stars of motor sport and win the Race Of Champions on a thrilling afternoon of action and entertainment at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Team Nordic win the ROC Nations Cup

Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg have stormed to the 2014 ROC Nations Cup title

News imageTeam Nordic’s Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg are celebrating after they took a stunning victory in the 2014 ROC Nations Cup at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Marquez on move to Andorra

He as been living up until now in his home town of Cervera

MotoGP logo The MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez explained his move to Andorra on Friday at the press conference ahead of the Superprestigio DTX event in Barcelona, following criticism from some quarters in Spain over his motivations for the change. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Motor sport legends prepare for the Race Of Champions

Some of the world’s best drivers

News imageMany of the world’s greatest drivers have taken part in the first practice session at Bushy Park Barbados ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Countdown to ROC 2014: Race Of Champions in numbers

ROC 2014 in Barbados will be the 26th annual end-of-season Race Of Champions since its first event in Paris in 1988.

News imageBushy Park Barbados is ROC’s first host venue in the Americas – and the 11th overall – along with such prestigious host venues as London’s Wembley Stadium, the Stade de France in Paris and Beijing’s ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Jorge Lorenzo to participate in endurance event in Abu Dhabi

The Majorcan rider will be part of the Kessel Racing team sponsored by Monster Energy

endurance race for lorenzo in Abu DhabiThis weekend Jorge Lorenzo will participate in a 12-hour endurance race being held at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi at the wheel of a Ferrari 458 GT3 Challenge Evo. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Swann Insurance joins WSBK at the Australian Round

Protect What You Love

Philip Island GP Circuit ambience box Australia’s opening round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship, next February 20-22 at Phillip Island, will welcome Swann Insurance to the track, as the Australian insurer has backed the event as the Event Main Sponsor. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt presented by Intact Insurance

33rd Running of Grand Prix of Valcourt on February 20-22, 2015

Grand Prix de Valcourt logo A full weekend of fun and racing activities awaits fans at the Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt presented by Intact Insurance.

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Dec 11

Volkswagen Polo RX completes ROC 2014 car line-up

The Race Of Champions has been running for over 25 years

2014-08-08_0565 The stunning Volkswagen Polo RX Supercar will be in action at this weekend’s Race Of Champions at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

All set for the second edition of Superprestigio DTX

Troy Bayliss and other WorldSBK stars to take part in the dirt track event.

The second edition of Superprestigio DTX will take place this Saturday at Barcelona’s Palau Sant Jordi, the impressive indoor sporting arena that is part of the 1992 Olympic Ring complex. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship to open at Calabogie

This marks a return for the track to the national schedule

Mopar CSBK logo Calabogie MotorSport Park, located about an hour from Ottawa, will open the 2015 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship schedule with a round scheduled for June 12-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Mercedes Formula 1 car to appear at ROC Barbados

The car, which features a spectacular screaming V8 engine, will be driven by Pascal Wehrlein

News imageThis year’s Formula 1 world constructors’ champions Mercedes will bring their 2012 F1 car to the Race Of Champions at Bushy Park Barbados this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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