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Nov 25

WorldSBK 2017 provisional calendar confirmed 

Dates confirmed for the 2017 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship

The provisional calendar for the 2017 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship was announced on Friday the 25th of November, 2016.

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Nov 10

MotoGP and WorldSBK renew broadcast contracts in Australia

Incredible WorldSBK and MotoGP™ coverage to continue down under until 2018

MotoGP and WorldSBK renew broadcast contracts in Australia Dorna Sports is delighted to announce the details of WorldSBK and MotoGP™ coverage on Australian television for the next two years, following contract renewals with Fox Sports and Network Ten. The MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship will continue to be available to fans down under on Fox Sports live, with the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship to be shown on both Fox Sports and Network Ten. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 30

Prize Giving Show 

2016 Champions are celebrated in Qatar

2016 Champions are celebrated in Qatar The desert arena that is the Losail International Circuit, hosted the final showdown of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship on the 28th-30th October. Jonathan Rea was crowned World Champion for an incredible second consecutive time on Saturday, in Race 1. It was a special achievement for fans to bear witness as WorldSBK hasn’t seen a consecutive title winner since Carl Forgarty won, back to back in 1998 and 1999. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 29

Davies paints the desert red while Rea takes his crown

Gaerne Qatar Round – #QatarWorldSBK

Davies Paints the Desert Red While Rea Takes his Crown The Northern Irishman becomes king in Qatar. The penultimate Race of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship got off to a shining start under the stars and floodlights of the Losail International Circuit. Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) won the race in dominant style with a 3.9-second margin over the newly crowned 2016 World Champion, Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team).

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Oct 29

Introducing your 2016 WorldSBK Champion: #ReaChamp

2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Champion – Kawasaki rider takes second consecutive title

Introducing your 2016 WorldSBK Champion ReaChamp They say it’s the luck of the Irish but Jonathan Rea will tell you once a champion, always a champion. Kawasaki Racing Team’s Jonathan Rea became the 2016 Superbike World Champion for an incredible second consecutive time on Saturday 29th of October as the Kawasaki rider sealed the deal in Race 1 at the Losail International Circuit by finishing second ahead of his Championship rival teammate Tom Sykes. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Ferocious Falcons, Arabic Coffee and Qatar!

WorldSBK riders take a tour through traditional Doha

WorldSBK riders take a tour through traditional Doha The Stars of WorldSBK have landed in Qatar for the final showdown of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Oct 26

Your ‘Insider’ Guide to #QatarWorldSBK

On & Off Track – Everything happening on and off the track at the Losail International Circuit

Your 'Insider' Guide to #QatarWorldSBK Excitement for the Gaerne Qatar Round is at an all-time high, as the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship is set to be decided this weekend at Losail for the season finale.

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Oct 25

Qatar Prepares for Spectacular Season Finale of WorldSBK

Gaerne Qatar Round

For the third year in a row, the state-of-the-art Losail International Circuit will host the final Round of the Superbike World Championship from 28th to 30th October.  The event always draws a crowd as spectators come from near and far to watch blockbuster WorldSBK action, under floodlights during the night at the desert track. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 24

The 2016 WorldSBK Crown Awaits

As the Sun Sets on 2016, the Final Battle Begins

The 2016 WorldSBK Crown Awaits - Losail International Circuit of Qatar Qatar darkness brings the biggest gains as the Crown awaits. The Losail International Circuit of Qatar is the final battleground of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship and everything is at stake as the ultimate battle for the title resumes. Located on the coast of the Persian Peninsula, just north of Doha, the circuit sees WorldSBK riders tackle 16 turns on 5.38kms of floodlit tarmac under the stars in the Arabian desert. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 17

Official WorldSBK Test: Lap Record Pace As Teams Test 2017 Parts

Scorching times as WorldSBK looks to new season

Pata Yamaha putting in important laps towards 2017 Following the two exhilarating World Superbike races in Jerez over the weekend, the majority of teams stayed on for Monday’s post-race test. With sunshine beating down, the test ran for eight hours between 10am and 6pm. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 16

WSBK: A Celebration of Champions at Jerez

Prize Giving Show – 2016 Winners are celebrated in Jerez

FIM Superstock 1000 Cup, FIM Europe Supersport Cup,  FIM Europe 'WILSport European Junior Cup, powered by Honda' and FIM Europe Your 2016 Winners of the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup, FIM Europe Supersport Cup,  FIM Europe ‘WILSport European Junior Cup, powered by Honda’ and FIM Europe ‘Women’s European Cup’. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 13

WorldSBK get an authentic taste of Jerez

Riders experience authentic Andalusia

WorldSBK get an authentic taste of Jerez The stars of WorldSBK have arrived in the sunny south of Spain for Round 12 of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Oct 12

Your ‘Insider’ Guide to #JerezWorldSBK

Jerez On and Off Track – Everything happening on and around the Circuito de Jerez

Circuito de Jerez The 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship heads to the heart of Andalusia for the long awaited Gaerne Spanish Round at the Circuito de Jerez on the 14th to 16th of October.

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Oct 11

Stats and facts ahead of #JerezWorldSBK

Some stats and facts about WorldSBK at the Circuito de Jerez

WSBK -  Circuito de Jerez 281 – Are the total amount of points Chaz Davies has scored in Spain so far: no other current rider has been able to match this. Tom Sykes follows with 257 points. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 06

Phillip Island 2017 Event Main Sponsor Announced

Yamaha Financial Services back on board with Dorna WSBK Organization

Phillip Island 2017 Event Main Sponsor Announced Australian motorcycle insurance supplier extends relationship with the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 05

Main Sponsor announced for final rounds of WorldSBK

Gaerne announced as Main Sponsor of Next Two WorldSBK Rounds

Gaerne announced as Main Sponsor of Next Two WorldSBK Rounds Italian motorcycle footwear manufacturer extends valued partnership with the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Stats and facts heading into #FrenchWorldSBK

Magny-Cours: ‘Did you know?’

Stats and facts heading into #FrenchWorldSBK #FrenchWorldSBK in Numbers. A few facts and stats about WorldSBK at Magny-Cours. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

New FIM Supersport 300 World Championship set to begin in 2017

FIM and Dorna WSBK Organisation announce the creation of the WorldSSP 300 Championship for 2017

New FIM Supersport 300 World Championship set to begin in 2017 This new production-based platform is designed to be the new beginner class for the WorldSBK Championship, feeding the higher categories with new talents in the near future.

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Sep 26

Fassi announced as Main Event Sponsor for Round 11 #FrenchWorldSBK

The Partnership continues with Italian Manufacturer 

Fassi named event main sponsor of #SepangWorldSBKFassi and Dorna WorldSBK Organisation are delighted to announce their ongoing partnership as Fassi is named Event Main Sponsor of Round 11 of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship. The Round will therefore be called the Fassi French Round. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 26

The battles ahead of #FrenchWorldSBK  

The Assault For The Title Continues – All eyes are on Rea ahead of the Fassi French Round

Magny-Cours Situated in the centre of France, some 250 kilometers south of Paris, the Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours is an iconic staple of French Motor Racing and Round 11 will mark the 25th anniversary of WorldSBK at Magny-Cours. Read the rest of this entry »

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