Tag Archive: Donington Park
Round 9 of the MCE British Superbike Championships
Coming off his recent 12th place finish at Silverstone, Ben Young continued his inspired riding at Round 9 of the MCE British Superbike Championships at Donington Park by gaining further points in the highly competitive Pirelli Superstock 1000 Championship.
“Maybe race one was the best race of my career” – Tom Sykes
The second race of the day for the eni FIM Superbike World Championship was once again a close encounter, with reigning World Superbike Champion Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) coming out victorious to take an impressive double in front of his home crowd, just like one year ago.
Donington Park will host Round 5 of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship this weekend.
This will be the 22nd time the Superbikes will hit the Leicestershire track, the first of which dates back to April 3rd 1988, when it all started. The first ever event in the history of the series saw local rider Roger Burnett (Honda) taking pole position, while the two races were won by Italians Davide Tardozzi (Bimota) and Marco Lucchinelli (Ducati).
Superstars, GTSprint go for round 6 as championship battle stays wide open
The Superstarsworld is ready to be back on-track this weekend at the famed Donington Park venue in the UK. The 500+ horsepower engines of the Superstars and GTSprint cars will be back roaring tomorrow with the running of practice and qualifying.
31-year-old BTCC star to drive a BMW M3 racecar
After last year’s positive experience with Tom Onslow-Cole, another guest star from the UK will join the Superstars International Series at Donington Park, as Ulsterman Colin Turkington is set to enter the British event on a BMW M3 racecar on the 1st of September.
News for Audi RS5, Lexus IS-F, Chevrolet Camaro
Following to the Superstars races at Zolder and Portimao, which were dominated by the 4-wheel-drive Audi RS4 with four straight wins in a superior fashion, the Permanent Bureau of the Series decided a new round of Balance of Performance to be adopted from the next round at Donington Park.