Tag Archive: Troy Bayliss

Jan 31

Troy Bayliss back in racing action for 2018

Three time champion set to race in ASBK alongside WorldSBK

Image result for Troy BaylissWith the countdown on for the opening round of the 2018 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, there is plenty of anticipation in the Australian air as three time WorldSBK champion Troy Bayliss prepares to make his return to racing from the 23rd-25th February, in the Australian Superbike Championship.

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Oct 04

Rea ends Fassi French Round with the double (WSS Race below)

Davies and Sykes complete Magny-Cours Race 2 podium

WSBK - Jonathan Rea proved his speed once more by taking a dry Race 2 win and the double The second race at Magny-Cours was won by Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team), the World Champion doing the double for the fifth time this year after a three-rider battle raged from the start. His podium tally of 22 puts him equal with Troy Bayliss who achieved the feat in 2002, and is the second highest number of podiums in a season in the all-time list. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 06

Giugliano admits Imola won’t be easy

Ducati returnee not expecting an easy ride in Italy.

Davide Giugliano makes a welcome return to the WorldSBK paddock this weekend, racing for the Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Superbike Team for the first time in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 18

Former World Champion Bayliss to race at Phillip Island

Three-time World Champion to make sensational appearance

Troy Bayliss – WorldSBK Champion of 2001, 2006 and 2008 – is to make a surprise return to the paddock as he substitutes for the injured Davide Giugliano in his home event this weekend.

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Dec 11

All set for the second edition of Superprestigio DTX

Troy Bayliss and other WorldSBK stars to take part in the dirt track event.

The second edition of Superprestigio DTX will take place this Saturday at Barcelona’s Palau Sant Jordi, the impressive indoor sporting arena that is part of the 1992 Olympic Ring complex. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 01

World Superbike: from the Cathedral to the Temple of Speed

SBK celebrating its 25th anniversary at the fourth of its 14 rounds

Monza logoSBK logoWith Max Biaggi (Aprilia Racing) at the top of the points table, the eni FIM Superbike World Championship returns to Italy for the second of three events, this time at Monza, the fastest round of the calendar.

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May 01

25 Years of World Superbike: “25 exciting years”

World Superbike celebrates its 25th anniversary

Monza logoSBK logo

World Superbike will be celebrating its 25th anniversary at the Monza Round this coming weekend, offering Italian fans a unique opportunity to be able to get up close with the bikes and riders that since 1988 have helped to create the history of the championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 30

Webber enjoys wheelie on grand prix motorbike

Mark Webber has this week enjoyed a high-risk ride on the back of a grand prix motorcycle

2011-11-26 - Red Bull Racing - Brazil - Mark Webber (3)Troy Bayliss trophyThe Australian, who recently sat out part of his own outdoor adventure challenge in Tasmania ostensibly due to Red Bull’s fear of injury, rode at the rear of a Ducati 2-Up machine at Queensland Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 24

Spies takes Superpole #11 at Portimao (+photos & results)

Haga starts from row 3

The final Superpole session of 2009 went the same way as ten others this season as Ben Spies made it 11 out of 14 for the Yamaha World Superbike team, an outright record for the series, at the Algarve Circuit in Portugal. The Texan’s lap time of 1 minute 42.412 seconds was almost one second under last year’s best lap set by Troy Bayliss. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 21

Portimao the arena for the final SBK showdown

Haga prepares to fight for the 2009 Worls Superbike crown

The final round of the 2009 Superbike World Championship, taking place this weekend at the Portuguese track of Portimao, will see an all out battle for the title between championship leader, Ducati Xerox rider Noriyuki Haga and Yamaha’s Ben Spies. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 20

Portimao becomes final act in Haga-Spies showdown

An ideal venue for the final round of the season

The Autodromo Internacional do Algarve, situated not far from the seaside town of Portimao (Portugal), is gearing up for the final round of the 2009 FIM Hannspree Superbike World Championship this coming weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Haga and Spies begin countdown (+standings)

To the 2009 title at Magny-Cours

The echoes of two spectacular races at Imola’s Enzo & Dino Ferrari circuit  last Sunday in front of 67,000 spectators are still ringing in the ears of spectators worldwide, but the countdown is now beginning towards what will surely be a two-way dash towards the 2009 title. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 25

Spies the ‘Superpole King’ also at Brno

BRNO – 10th round– 24, 25 and 26 July2009

Ben Spies (Yamaha World Superbike) added another Superpole scalp to his crown as he took his ninth trophy of the year, one away from Doug Polen’s 1991 record for Ducati, at the difficult Brno circuit in the Czech Republic. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 17

The Ducati Xerox team is back on home turf

World Superbike travel to the Adriatic coast

Having spent the last weeks making long-haul trips to Africa and America, the Ducati Xerox squad can now enjoy a local trip, from Bologna as far as the Italian Adriatic Coast. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 17

Misano gears up for Adriatic Riviera Superbike scorcher

After the overseas double-header in South Africa and USA

The Hannspree FIM Superbike World Championship returns to European soil for the start of the second half of the 2009 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 08

Troy Bayliss will be in Monza

For the Superbike and on board the GP9 next week

Troy Bayliss returns to the track on a Ducati race bike!

The Australian rider, who will follow this weekend’s Superbike action at Monza from the Ducati garage. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 06

Monza gears up for more slipstreaming action

in WSBK round 5 

The Autodromo Nazionale di Monza, deep in the heart of the splendid Monza parkland, is gearing up for this coming weekend’s fifth round of the Hannspree FIM Superbike World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 05

Ducati Xerox rider Haga’s hopes are high

First home race for the factory squad this week at Monza

Eight of the 2009 World Superbike season’s twenty-eight races have already been run and Ducati Xerox rider Noriyuki Haga has powered his Ducati 1198 machine as far as the podium in 100% of the races held so far, winning four of them and finishing second in the rest. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 02

World Superbike returns to Europe

For round 3 at Valencia

After two exciting overseas races in Australia and Qatar, the 2009 Hannspree FIM Superbike World Championship returns to European soil this weekend for the third round at Valencia’s Ricardo Tormo circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 26

World Superbike kicks into gear with media day at Phillip Island

First round of 2009 Championship

The 2009 Hannspree FIM Superbike World Championship switched up a gear today with the traditional pre-event media conference and official photos at the Phillip Island circuit, venue for this weekend’s opening round, which gets underway with practice and qualifying on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

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