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Unveiled for the first time at Round 7 of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship at Donington Park
Acerbis and Dorna WSBK Organisation are delighted to announce the new SBK Official Riding Gear by ACERBIS, a project brought to fruition as the partnership between Acerbis and DWO reaches its fourth year.
Round 7 at Donington Park sees Italian company take top billing
Acerbis and Dorna WSBK Organisation (DWO) are thrilled to announce a further partnership as Acerbis are announced as the Event Main Sponsor for Round 7 of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship. The race weekend, set to take place at Donington Park in the UK from the 27th to 29th May, will consequently be named the Acerbis UK Round.
Confidence is the preference for Tom Sykes as the paddock heads to Donington
Donington Park circuit is a classic British parkland track in the heart of England, with 4km of racing tarmac that has seen legends set thousands of laps over its history-making surface. On two wheels and four, Donington has hosted some of the most spectacular moments in racing history. In WorldSBK, the modern King of the track bears one name: Tom Sykes.
Jack Nicholls reflects on the performance of the season one tech so far
It was my pleasure to commentate on 36 hours of pre-season testing at Donington Park in the summer of 2015. At times, there wasn’t much going on at all, and the biggest talking point was the amount of running each team was able to complete over the course of the three weeks.
Nicki Shields looks at the different gearing solutions the Formula E teams have introduced for season two
The Beijing opener saw the first glimpse of what impact the new rule changes will have on the championship. For those of you late to the party, one of the major changes allows teams to modify the powertrain from the battery backwards, including the motor, gearbox, inverter and rear suspension.
Renault e.dams driver looking to go one better this season
Narrowly missing out on the championship by one point is all in the past for Sebastien Buemi, this season he’s looking to go one better with the re-branded Renault e.dams team. We caught up with him to find out his thoughts before the opening round in Beijing…
Dutch ace discusses testing and upcoming season
It was a contrasting two days of testing at Donington Park for Robin Frijns. The Dutchman didn’t manage any running on the penultimate day with the Andretti team but covered 37 laps following the switch to the season one powertrain for the final test day.
DS Virgin breaks Renault e.dams and ABT Schaeffler monopoly on testing top spot
Sam Bird set the pace during a cold, wet and windy day of testing at Donington Park. On the penultimate day of running before the cars are packed up and freighted to the Beijing ePrix, the DS Virgin driver became the first man not from Renault e.dams or ABT Schaeffler to record the fastest time at the conclusion of an official pre-season test.
New Andretti driver talks about the lack of running in testing
It hasn’t been the ideal start to the season for Simona de Silvestro with reliability problems hampering the team’s progress in pre-season testing at Donington Park. But the newly-signed Andretti driver, sponsored by Amlin, believes the issues will be resolved in time…
Abt Schaeffler first team to break 1:31s barrier at Donington
Daniel Abt set a new Formula E lap record as testing resumed at Donington Park. The Abt Schaeffler driver used the full 200kw qualifying mode to record a lap of 1:30.250, comfortably quicker than Sebastien Buemi’s previous best of 1:31.050s, set on the final day of last week’s test.