Tag Archive: Aprilia

Oct 19

Manufacturers ups and downs at Jerez 

#JerezWorldSBK – How have WorldSBK teams fared in Spain?

Aprilia holds the record for podium finishes around Jerez with nine, all scored from 2013 to 2015. Their impressive performances include a double in 2013 and a double 1-2 in 2014. Last year they were able to finish in the top-10 with Lorenzo Savadori, who was 10th in Race 2. The four wins for Aprilia here were recorded by Marco Melandri in 2014, and Eugene Laverty in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Rea storms to pole in Portimao sunshine

World Champion on pole for Race 1 and joined on front row by Aprilia pair Laverty and Savadori

In fine conditions at the Prosecco DOC Portuguese Round on Saturday Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) took pole position with a 1’41.430 lap on his Kawasaki ZX-10RR, with Milwaukee Aprilia teammates Eugene Laverty and Lorenzo Savadori joining him on the front row.

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Sep 14

How have the manufacturers fared in Portugal?

Following a years break from Portimao, we take a look at how the manufactures have performed in the past

Aprilia is one of the three most successful manufacturers around Portimao, alongside Ducati and Kawasaki: all have won 4 times here. The amount of podium finishes Aprilia have secured are 10, the last one in 2015’s Race 2 which was a third position from Leon Haslam.

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Aug 17

#GermanWorldSBK How have manufacturers performed at the Lausitzring

Last year Aprilia recorded their only Lausitzring podium with Alex De Angelis (IODARacing), 2nd in Race 2.

BMW have only raced last year at the Lausitzring, and their best results were secured by Jordi Torres (Althea BMW Racing Team) in Race 1 (4th) and Josh Brookes (Milwaukee BMW) in Race 2 (7th). Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 09

Manufacturers ups and downs at Buriram

Who’s been flying high and who has work to do in Thailand

Manufacturers ups and downs at Buriram The best results for Aprilia at Buriram came two years ago, when Leon Haslam was second on two occasions behind Jonathan Rea, starting from the 2nd grid spot. Last year their best result was a ninth in both Races, recorded by De Angelis in Race 1 and Savadori in Race 2. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Italian star Claudio Corti and Aprilia at Mopar CSBK finale

He has competed in several premier world series, including MotoGP, Moto 2 and World Superbike

Italian star Claudio Corti and Aprilia at Mopar CSBK finale 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. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 13

Manufacturers at Assen: Track Records

A closer look at the manufacturers’ performances at the TT Circuit Assen

Aprilia have won twice at Assen, with Eugene Laverty in Race 2, 2013 and with Sylvain Guintoli in Race 1, 2014: that was their last podium finish here. Last year their best result was a fourth by Leon Haslam in both races. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 20

Davies returns to winning ways in Race 2 at Jerez

Aprilia pair join Ducati winner on the podium as Rea and Sykes complete top 5.

WSBK - Chaz Davies Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati SBK Team) went one better than in race 1 to win the second race of the day at a very hot and sunny Jerez Circuit in Spain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 11

Leon Haslam races to Aragon Tissot-Superpole

The Aprilia rider to be joined on the front row by fellow Britons Davies and Sykes.

WSBK - Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils, Leon Haslam Leon Haslam (Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils) will start tomorrow’s two WorldSBK races of the third round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship from Pole Position.

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Feb 18

Haslam and Torres unveil 2015 Aprilia bikes

Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils unveil RSV4 in Australia

The Phillip Island starting grid was the setting on Wednesday afternoon as Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils riders Leon Haslam and Jordi Torres officially removed the covers from their bikes ahead of the 2015 WorldSBK season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 22

Experienced Italian rider Marco Melandri makes a welcome return to MotoGP™ in 2015 with Aprilia and the new Factory Aprilia Gresini team

Marco Melandri motivated by developing Aprilia machine in MotoGP

Marco Melandri face Ahead of the forthcoming preseason tests in Sepang in February motogp.com caught up with Melandri to get his thoughts on his return to the Grand Prix scene. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 14

Loris Capirossi: “When a rider has talent you see it in any category”

Capirossi on 2015 new faces and security

Loris Capirossi - Moto GP -10-2010 motogp.com recently spoke with former World Champion and MotoGP™ Safety Commission member Loris Capirossi to get his perspective on the forthcoming season and on some specifics relating to safety in Grand Prix racing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 25

Szoke clinches Superbike title with win at Mont-Tremblant

Canadian National Superbike Results

2013-08-24_0029Jordan Szoke clinched the 2013 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship in style by winning the final round of the season at Le Circuit Mont-Tremblant on Sunday.

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Aug 24

Jordan Szoke claimed his fourth Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship pole of the year

Szoke on Superbike pole at Mont-Tremblant

2013-08-24_0420Jordan Szoke edged closer to his second straight Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship on Saturday by qualifying on pole for the season finale at Le Circuit Mont-Tremblant.

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Aug 23

Szoke fastest in Superbike action at Mont-Tremblant

“Both bikes felt phenomenal and I was able to set good times on both of them”

2013-07-06_0343Jordan Szoke signalled he will not give up his Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship crown without a fight by dominating practice for the final round of the season at Le Circuit Mont-Tremblant on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Szoke and Welsh to decide Superbike crown at Mont-Tremblant

Jordan Szoke comes into the event with a 41-point lead over Alex Welsh

Alex Welsh - Jordan SzokeThe battle for the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship will be settled at this weekend’s final round at Le Circuit Mont-Tremblant in Mont-Tremblant, Que. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 11

Welsh Superbike win at CTMP sends title down to wire

The result means Szoke will take a 41-point lead over Welsh

Mopar CSBK logoAlex Welsh ensured the battle for the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship will go down to the final round after scoring a dramatic last-lap victory over Jordan Szoke at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 10

Surprising Edie wins exciting Superbike opener at CTMP

Jordan Szoke second, Alex Welsh third

CboB Szoke-8150Bodhi Edie of Warman, Sask. scored his first career national Superbike win in a spectacular round four of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Saturday, the first race of a doubleheader weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 09

Szoke takes Superbike pole at CTMP

Szoke has won more Superbike races than anyone else at CTMP

2013-07-06_0725Jordan Szoke regained some momentum in the battle for the 2013 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship and extended his points lead by claiming pole position for this weekend’s doubleheader at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 09

Sunoco / BCR rookie race heats up at halfway point

Just nine points separate season leader from second place rider

CSBK - Kristopher GarvieAs the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship begins its second half this weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, the battle for the Sunoco / Brooklin Cycle Racing Pro Rookie of the Year Award is heating up. Read the rest of this entry »

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