Tag Archive: Laguna Seca

Jul 19

Davies on the double at Laguna Seca

Carbon copy of race one podium with Sykes and Rea on the remaining steps

WSBK - Chaz Davies (GBR) attacking the CorkscrewChaz Davies has made history at Laguna Seca by taking the first double win for the Panigale and with it, wins number 11 and 12 for the Italian manufacturer at Laguna Seca, California. For Davies it was an almost perfect weekend with him taking Pole Position, both race wins and the fastest lap in the day’s earlier race.

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Jul 19

Chaz Davies leaves nothing to chance and wins Race 1 at Laguna

Sykes edges out Rea for second place as Giugliano and Torres complete top 5.

WSBK - Chaz Davies pulling away from fellow Britons Tom Sykes and Jonathan ReaChaz Davies has won the opening race of the day at Laguna Seca after a lights-to-flag display that saw the British rider take the win by 1.798secs at the line. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 17

Davies ends opening day at Laguna Seca in charge

Times improve as temperatures rise in the Californian afternoo

WSBK - Chaz Davies (GBR) exiting Turn 3Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Superbike Team) will head into Saturday’s decisive FP3 as the fastest WorldSBK rider on combined times after the opening two 45-minute sessions at Laguna Seca on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 15

Laguna Seca in WorldSBK history

Memorable moments and significant dates ahead of Round 9.

Colin Edwards (USA) leading the way on Bayliss (AUS) aboard his 'Stars and Stripes' Honda VTR (2002) Laguna Seca first appeared on the WorldSBK calendar in 1995: a year of dominance for Carl Fogarty, whose path to the title that year been very similar to that so far of Jonathan Rea 20 years later. Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Ferraris put solid points in the bank at Laguna Seca

Two fourth places for Ferrari 458 Italias in GT-LeMans and GT-Daytona

62 Risi Competizione In a relatively uneventful two hour and forty-minute race at Laguna Seca in Salinas, California, the pair of red Ferrari 458 Italias finished just off the podium in what would prove to be a strong championship points day for both Risi Competizione and Scuderia Corsa. Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Sbirrazzuoli gets first win in exciting conclusion at Laguna Seca

“First of all it was my dream to race in Laguna” – Sbirrazzuoli 

Super Trofeo logo In only his second Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America start Cedric Sbirrazzuoli took the checkered flag to win Round 2 to cap off an exciting weekend of racing at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

May 02

Antinucci wins opening round of Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America at Laguna Seca

Antinucci drove the No. 50 Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo fielded by O’Gara Motorsport

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America Richard Antinucci led from start to finish to win Round 1 of the 2015 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America season at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, highlighted by the series debut of the Lamborghini Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo car. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Lamborghini Huracán GT3 makes first appearance in North America this weekend at Laguna Seca

 The car will be the centerpiece of the display of Lamborghini vehicles at the iconic track in Northern California

Lamborghini Huracán GT3 The most sophisticated machine in the Lamborghini motorsports program will make its first North American appearance this weekend, as the Lamborghini Huracán GT3 will be on display in the Lamborghini and Blancpain Village at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

Sykes wins a hectic Race 2 at Laguna Seca

“The aim was to win the race” – Tom Sykes

WSBK - Laguna Seca - Tom Sykes Day 3 The second WSBK race at Laguna Seca was as hot on track as the air temperature as after two red flags and restarts, Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) came out victorious in the 7 lap sprint race that put an end to the ninth round of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship, which saw a total 49,408 attendants during the three days.

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Jul 13

Melandri heads Aprilia one-two in first race

The Italian rider adds another victory to his tally of 16 WSBK race wins

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black After 25 thrilling laps, Marco Melandri (Aprilia Racing Team) has won the opening race of the day at Laguna Seca.

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Jul 12

Chaz Davies heads the WSBK field on opening day

Great speed and consistency on the opening day of action

WSBK - Laguna Seca - Chaz Davies Chaz Davies (Ducati Superbike Team) has set the fastest lap in the Free Practice combined times today at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in 1’23.293s, edging second place Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) by only 21 thousandths of a second.

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May 05

Kuno Wittmer finishes Eighth at Laguna Seca

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2014-05-04 - Kuno Wittmer - Laguna Seca (2) Montreal driver Kuno Wittmer contested this past weekend’s fourth round of the 2014 Tudor United SportsCar Championship on the Laguna Seca road track, in Salinas, California.

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Mar 11

U.S. round at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca confirmed

On California’s scenic central coast

WSBK Corkscrew GEICO Motorcycle has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the GEICO Motorcycle U.S. Round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship which will take place on July 11-13 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Young caps off solid season at Laguna Seca

Ben Young’s steadfast progress this season earned him 13th overall

Ben YoungThe GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing season reached its exciting conclusion this past weekend as the AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike teams returned to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to compete on the global stage alongside the eni FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Sep 24

Countdown is on for Laguna Seca WSBK return

The Californian track last hosted a round of the series in 2004

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo blackThe eni FIM Superbike World Championship will be back this weekend to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, for the twelfth round of the season.

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Sep 04

Canadian star Alex Tagliani returns to No. 61 R.Ferri/AIM Motorsport Racing with Ferrari 458 Italia and Jeff Segal

This weekend at Laguna Seca

Aim MotosportTagliani and Segal reunite for Continental Tire Sports Car Festival after near domination in Kansas. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

United States MotoGP™ debrief with Masao Azuma

“This year Bridgestone has four different rubber compounds for its slick tyres”

MotoGP - Bridgestone BATTLAX MotoGP slick tyresRepsol Honda’s Marc Marquez scored his third victory of the season at Laguna Seca, taking the chequered flag ahead of LCR Honda’s Stefan Bradl and Yamaha Factory Racing’s Valentino Rossi last Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 22

Marquez makes history with remarkable MotoGP™ victory at Laguna Seca

Round 9: United States MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - 2013 United States MotoGP race winnerRepsol Honda’s Marc Marquez continued his history-making rookie season by becoming the youngest ever rider to score back-to-back premier-class wins at today’s United States Grand Prix at Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 20

Brilliant Bradl takes first ever MotoGP™ pole position at Laguna Seca

Round 9: United States MotoGP™ – Qualifying Practice

MotoGP - Stefan Bradl - LCR Honda - United States MotoGP QPLCR Honda’s Stefan Bradl claimed his first ever MotoGP™ pole position as the German star posted a time of 1’21.176 to lead an all-Honda front row at tomorrow’s United States Grand Prix at Laguna Seca.

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Jul 20

Marquez the maestro learns Laguna Seca quickly to top Friday practice

Round 9: United States MotoGP™ – Free Practice One & Two

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - United States MotoGP FP2Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez wasted no time learning the lines of the Laguna Seca circuit as the rookie clocked a time of 1’22.040 around the California circuit in Free Practice 2 to lead the field on the first day of action. Read the rest of this entry »

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