Category Archive: Bikes

Jul 27

Davies: “We did some important work”

Aruba.it Racing – Ducati pair feeling strong in Germany

At the circuit he dominated around last season, Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) put in a solid two days worth of testing around Lausitzring, as his team-mate Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) began to learn the circuit upon his return to the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 24

Giugliano and Magnoni set to join Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team for Lausitzring test

During the two-day test, Giugliano will ride Hayden’s bike

The Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team has arrived in Germany to carry out a two-day private test from tomorrow at the Lausitrzing.

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Jul 24

Gautier Paulin Fifth overall at MXGP of Czech Republic

FIM Motocross World Championship, Round 13

Gautier Paulin Fifth overall at MXGP of Czech RepublicGautier Paulin was the best performing rider in the MXGP category. Showing again that he has the speed to battle for the top three, the Frenchman collected 4/5 moto results to wrap up the GP of the Czech Republic with a strong fifth overall in the 450cc class. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

A pair of podiums for Young at Atlantic Motorsport Park

“We’ll continue to battle for the win at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park next month”

2017-06-25_7111Collingwood, ON based Pro Superbike rider Ben Young was determined to improve upon his results from Autodrome St-Eustache where he finished just off the podium in fourth. Young’s return visit to Atlantic Motorsport Park (AMP) saw him earn a pair of podium finishes at the ever-popular East Coast doubleheader round. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 18

Can anyone stop Rea?

WorldSBK.com takes a look back over the season so far

2017 has welcomed an exhilarating MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship fight so far, with glory, heartbreak, passion, drama and intrigue.

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Jul 16

Szoke sweeps Superbike after triumphant Sunday in Nova Scotia

“I was spent. I’m not gonna lie”

Szoke sweeps Superbike after triumphant Sunday in Nova ScotiaJordan Szoke rode his Mopar Express Lane/Motovan BMW S1000RR to an emphatic win in Sunday’s fifth Feature race of the Mopar CSBK Canadian Superbike Championship, presented by Honda Canada, at Atlantic Motorsport Park in Shubenacadie, NS. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Szoke and Trombino dominant Pros at Atlantic Motorsport Park

“The bike wants to beat you up… so you’ve got to push the whole time here”

Szoke and Trombino dominant Pros at Atlantic Motorsport ParkJordan Szoke and Frank Trombino were the Pro winners during Saturday’s Mopar CSBK Canadian Superbike Championship round 4 presented by Honda Canada at Atlantic Motorsport Park in Shubenacadie, NS. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

What are the differences between a STK1000 and WorldSBK bike?

Take a look to see what similarities the Kawasaki Puccetti Racing machines hold

With Kawasaki Puccetti Racing present in all four classes of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, the team will have one of the greatest understandings of the differences between all the machines.

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Jul 14

Szoke, Card nab Pro pole positions in Nova Scotia

“We had a decent setup to start with from last year” – Szoke

Szoke, Card nab Pro pole positions in Nova ScotiaJordan Szoke (Lynden, ON) will start from the pole in tomorrow’s Pro Superbike race, the first of two SBK Feature events during this weekend’s round 4 of the Mopar CSBK Canadian Superbike Championship presented by Honda Canada at Atlantic Motorsport Park in Shubenacadie, NS. Szoke’s top qualifying time of 1:07.281 in the Dalton Timmis SuperPole session was the quickest he’s gone at AMP since Dunlop became the spec series tire supplier for the 2014 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 13

Szoke celebrates 20th Superbike Anniversary at Pro Party

Party staff delivered a custom-made cake to Szoke celebrating the 20th anniversary of his Superbike-class debut 

Szoke celebrates 20th Superbike Anniversary at Pro PartyReigning and 11-time Mopar CSBK Superbike Canadian National Overall Champion Jordan Szoke got a surprise presentation during the traditional Thursday night Pre-National Party, the Fast Bikes Show-N-Shine, at Pro Cycle in Dartmouth,NS on July 13.

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Jul 12

CSBK series invades Nova Scotia this weekend!

Special double header weekend

CSBK series invades Nova Scotia this weekend!Canada’s top motorcycle road racers are headed to the east coast this weekend for round 4 of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship, held July 14-16 at Atlantic Motorsport Park in Shubenacadie, NS. Presented by Honda Canada, round 4 is a special double header weekend that will feature two full races for the Pro Superbike Feature and Pro Sport Bike classes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 09

Commanding race 2 win for Rea at Laguna

World Champion takes Sunday win at #USWorldSBK round, with Sykes and Davies also on the podium

As the GEICO US Round drew to a close on Sunday afternoon at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca it was World Champion Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) who took the victory, with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) also on the podium.

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Jul 08

US WorldSBK Day 2 – Davies secures tense race one victory

Returning Welshman takes win with excellent ride at Laguna, ahead of fellow podium finishers Rea and Sykes

US WorldSBK Day 2 - Davies secures tense race one victoryAt the GEICO US Round on Saturday afternoon in sunny conditions at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) recorded a superb win as he returned from his Misano injuries in style, whilst Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) were also on the podium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 07

US WorldSBK Day 1 – Davies shows speed on return to action

Ducati rider dominates to end day one on top 

US WorldSBK Day 1 - Davies shows speed on return to actionChaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) made a statement of intent with the fastest time on day one of the GEICO US Round, returning to action after his Misano injuries with a 1’23.425 time in FP1 to put him ahead of his rivals.

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Jul 07

Lausitzring prepares for WorldSBK action

Don’t miss the German Round in August

When the checkered flag is waved on Sunday at Laguna Seca, the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship is heading into the summer break. However in six weeks time, the championship will hit the final third of the season, at Lausitzring from 16th – 18th August.

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Jul 06

Manufacturers in Monterey

How have different manufacturers fared around Laguna Seca in the past?

Aprilia have won three times at Laguna Seca: with Troy Corser in Race 1, 2000, Eugene Laverty in Race 2, 2013 and Marco Melandri in 2014 Race 1. Their last podium here came three years ago with Sylvain Guintoli, who was second in Race 2. Last year De Angelis and Savadori were respectively 9th and 6th in Race 1, while neither of them were able to finish Race 2. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

Nine races, four leaders, five winners: the 2017 MotoGP™ season so far

Four leaders, five winners and ten podium finishers

Valentino Rossi - leader after the Americas GP and winner at Assen - 119 pointsThis is the incredible 2017 season so far, with the top five riders in the Championship covered by only 26 points at the halfway point. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

Fans get even closer to the action at US WorldSBK

Laguna Seca to bring plenty of entertainment for fans

Fans get even closer to the action at US WorldSBKWorldSBK rocks up the GEICO US Round from 7th – 9th July and it’s not just the thrilling on track action that is building the excitement to the eighth round of the season, as the circuit will be filled with off track activities.

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Jul 04

Did You Know? Laguna in Numbers (updated)

WorldSBK rolls into Monterey, get stuck into some useful facts and stats

30 – Laguna Seca is set to become the 9th track in history with at least 30 races run. The record belongs to Phillip Island, with 53 WorldSBK races run so far.

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Jul 03

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days revs up Mid-Ohio this Weekend

This must-do motorcycling event serves as a fundraiser for the non-profit AMA Hall of Fame

Image result for AMA Vintage Motorcycle DaysFor the 23rd consecutive year, American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) Vintage Motorcycle Days overtakes Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this weekend, July 7-9, for one of summer’s premier motorcycle gatherings in the U.S.

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