Tag Archive: FIM

Dec 16

Times of change for the WorldSBK Race weekend

A more complete and exciting WorldSBK experience from Friday morning to Sunday afternoon

SBK Motul logo For 2016, the FIM and Dorna WorldSBK Organization (DWO) are proud to unveil a new era for the well-awaited Motul FIM World Superbike Championship Race Schedule, marking a turning point in WorldSBK history. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

Rossi withdraws his appeal

Rossi has withdrawn the appeal filed at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against his 3 point penalty incurred at the MalaysianGP

Rossi withdraws his appealValentino Rossi has withdrawn the appeal against the FIM Stewards’ decision to impose 3 penalty points on his record following an incident with another rider during the Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix race held on 25 October 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 04

World Supersport on the verge of change for 2016

Historical change for the important and renowned World Supersport class

The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), FIM Europe and DWO are pleased to announce that a new exciting format will be introduced for the upcoming season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Max Nagl returns to form in Assen

FIM Motocross World Championship, Round 16

In only his second event back racing following injury Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Max Nagl rounded out the GP of The Netherlands with a highly positive sixth overall MXGP class result. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

Vallelunga to be WorldSBK back-up venue for the two-year period 2015–2016

Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi”

Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi” Dorna WSBK Organization and the FIM are pleased to announce that the Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi” has become the official World Superbike back-up venue for the two-year period 2015-2016 Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 01

FIM announces changes to regulations for 2015 and beyond

FIM Superbike & Supersport World Championship and Superstock 1000cc Cup Regulations were amended

The Superbike Commission met at Buriram (Thailand) on 21 March 2015, in the presence of Messrs Javier Alonso (WSBK Executive Director), Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA Representative), Gregorio Lavilla (WSBK Sporting Director), Scott Smart (FIM WSBK Technical Director) and Paul Duparc (FIM CCR Coordinator). Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 26

Dunlop launch new overtaking league in Moto2™ and Moto3™

Will focus on the battles that take place throughout the field

The FIM Moto2™ and Moto3™ World Championships are globally renowned as the showcase for the best young motorcycle racing talent. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 12

British Grand Prix to run at Silverstone

The FIM have confirmed that Silverstone will be the host venue.

British Grand Prix to run at SilverstoneSilverstone and Circuit of Wales have confirmed they have reached an agreement which will see Silverstone hosting the British GP in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 11

2015 WSBK Calendar update

Statement on Russian Round of the 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship.

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Dorna WSBK Organization and the FIM (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme) regret to inform of the cancellation of the Russian Round scheduled to be held at Moscow Raceway on July 5th 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Decision of the Superbike Commission

Final 2014 Meeting, Madrid (ESP) 23 December

FIM logo The Superbike Commission, composed of Messrs Javier Alonso (WSBK Executive Director), Ignacio Verneda (FIM CEO) and Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA Representative), met at the Dorna Headquarters in Madrid on 16 December 2014 in the presence of MM Daniel Carrera and Gregorio Lavilla (WSBK-Dorna), Scott Smart and Paul Duparc (FIM).

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Nov 10

WSBK to head to Thailand in 2015

Chang International Circuit, in Buriram, Thailand, will host eni FIM Superbike World Championship

WSBK - Chang Intl Circuit_Thailand Dorna WSBK Organization and the FIM (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme) are glad to announce that a new circuit will enter the WSBK calendar in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 10

Pirelli confirmed as Official Tyre Supplier for the eni FIM Superbike World Championship for the 2016-2018 seasons

The agreement confirms Pirelli in its current role of sole tyre supplier for all the classes

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Dorna WSBK Organization, promoter and organiser of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship, in agreement with the FIM, the International Motorcycling Federation, is pleased to announce that Pirelli has been confirmed as the Official Tyre Supplier of the series, having won the tender scheduled from Monday 28 July to Monday 25 August 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 28

SBK Commission decision

The proposal did not receive the required consensus

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black The FIM and Dorna WSBK Organization inform that the possibility to compensate for the amount of points that will be missed through the cancellation of the South African Round has been denied. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 19

Eni FIM Superbike World Championship 2014 calendar update

As announced, the final prize-giving ceremony for both WSBK and WSS classes will take place in Doha, Qatar

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo white The FIM and Dorna WSBK Organization wish to announce that the Free State South African Round which was cancelled (Press Release of 31 July) will not be replaced by any other event. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

Eni FIM Superbike World Championship 2014 Calendar update

The venue was on the WSBK calendar for five consecutive years between 2005 and 2009

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo white The FIM and Dorna WSBK Organization would like to announce the confirmation of the Qatar Round at Losail International Circuit, scheduled for 2 November 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

Tyre supplier call for tender

The application for the tender procedure can be submitted starting from Monday 28 July

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo white Dorna WSBK Organization, in agreement with the FIM, announce the open call for tender for those companies willing to be the sole tyre supplier of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship from 2016 onwards, as the agreement with the current tyre supplier will expire at the end of 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 25

FIM North America Supermoto Championship SMEC becomes Internationally Sanctioned

Planning of SuperMoto of Nations Team

FIM North America Supermoto Championship logo The East Coast based company – Supermoto East Coast (known as SMEC) – was formed to organize and promote Supermoto events at all levels starting with a local series to a National Pro series.

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Jun 14

FIM Superbike & Supersport World Championships and FIM Superstock 1000cc Cup

Decision of the Superbike Commission

FIM logo The Superbike Commission, composed of Messrs Javier Alonso (WSBK Executive Director), Ignacio Verneda (FIM Executive Director, Sport) and Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA Representative), met at Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit on 12 June in the presence of Messrs Daniel Carrera (WSBK Championship Director) and Gregorio Lavilla (WSBK Sporting Director ). Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

No reason to cancel Russia GP – Todt

“At the moment there is no change to the calendar.  Russia is on”

Bernie Ecclestone - Vladimir Putin 3 The FIA does not intend to cancel the inaugural Russian grand prix, according to the governing body’s president Jean Todt. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Canadian Motor Speedway reveals new logo design

The new CMS logo was conceived and designed by Choko Motorsports

Canadian Motor Speedway logo white Canadian Motor Speedway administration has been full throttle over the winter months into the spring, moving ahead on a critical path that includes hiring architects to work with its engineers to formulate a final CMS site plan for submission and approval this summer. Read the rest of this entry »

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