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Apr 19

Savadori wins shortened STK1000 race at Assen

The 22-year-old Italian crossed the line with a 2.4s margin over fellow Italian Raffaele de Rosa

WSBK, Lorenzo Savadori, Nuova M2 Racing Aprilia Lorenzo Savadori (Nuova M2 Racing Aprilia) has won a shortened, 9-lap STK1000 race at the TT Circuit Assen to become the new series leader as the second round of the year draws to a close.

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Apr 19

Double win for Rea as van der Mark bags another podium

Same top-3 as first race with Davies in second place.

WorldSBK TT Assen The second WorldSBK race of the day at the iconic TT circuit of Assen in the Netherlands served up another nail-biting climax that once again had the crowd on their feet as the leading riders stayed locked together until the final lap. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 19

Rea wins again as van Der Mark gets maiden WorldSBK podium

Davies finishes second with Haslam and Sykes in forth and fifth, respectively

WorldSBK The opening Dutch WorldSBK race at the TT circuit was won in emphatic style by Jonathan Rea, who set a new lap record in 1’35.889s on the penultimate lap to record his sixth win at Assen, the fifth of his 2015 championship campaign.

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Apr 18

Cluzel re-ignites title ambition with Dutch WSS Pole Position

Record lap gives Savadori STK1000 Pole in Assen

WSBK - Jules Cluzel Jules Cluzel (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) will start tomorrow’s fourth round of the World Supersport Championship from Pole Position after a closely fought qualifying session at the 4.542km TT circuit in Assen saw him edge current championship leader Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) by 0.137s.

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Apr 18

Sykes claims his first Tissot-Superpole of the season

Rea and Haslam complete the first row for tomorrow’s two WorldSBK races

WSBK - Tom Sykes, Kawasaki Racing Team Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) has won his first Tissot-Superpole of the season after a tense final 15-minute shoot-out in Assen.

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Apr 17

Davies tops Day 1 timesheets after blistering final lap

Sykes and Rea tight close in second and third as they edge Haslam and Van der Mark.

MotoGP - Chaz Davies The first day of action of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship at the TT Circuit Assen drew to a close with Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Superbike Team) responding to the challenge from the KRT duo of former Champion Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) and current Championship leader Jonathan Rea to top of the overall classification by a margin of 0.320s with a final, scintillating  lap of 1’35.748. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

Assen to complete WorldSBK back-to-back events

A favourite circuit for Rea, but his rivals are looking to stop him

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Round 4 sees the eni FIM Superbike World Championship return to ‘The Cathedral’ of Assen for the Dutch Round.

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Apr 14

Assen to complete WorldSBK back-to-back events

A favourite circuit for Rea, but his rivals are looking to stop him…

Round 4 sees the eni FIM Superbike World Championship return to ‘The Cathedral’ and Assen for the Dutch Round.

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Apr 12

Last turn pass gives Tamburini maiden STK1000 win – Razgatlioglu takes STK600 double

FIM Superstock 1000 Cup MotorLand Aragon

WSBK -  Roberto Tamburini, Team MotoxRacing BMW The inaugural race of the season for the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup was one to remember and one which was decided at the very last turn.

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Apr 12

Davies gives Ducati a historic win in race 2 – Sofuoglu atop the WSS podium (updated)

Rea edges Haslam for second place while Sykes and Guintoli crash out of the encounter

WSBK - Jonathan Rea,Kawasaki Racing Team The second 18-lap race at MotorLand Aragon, run in much warmer conditions, was won by Briton Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Superbike Team), after a dominating performance.

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Apr 12

Rea edges Davies for race 1 win after spectacular last lap

Sykes complete the podium ahead of Aprilia duo of Haslam and Torres.

MotorLand Aragon, Jonathan Rea, Kawasaki Racing Team In the opening 18-lap encounter at MotorLand Aragon, Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) claimed his fourth win of the season, equalling his previous best for number of victories in a year in just five starts.

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Apr 11

Cluzel takes World Supersport pole at Aragon (updated)

The two-time WSS runner-up elevated himself to the top of the standings

Jules Cluzel Courtesy of a blistering last lap just before the chequered flag, Jules Cluzel (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) will start tomorrow’s 16-lap World Supersport race at Aragon from Pole Position. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 11

Leon Haslam races to Aragon Tissot-Superpole

The Aprilia rider to be joined on the front row by fellow Britons Davies and Sykes.

WSBK - Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils, Leon Haslam Leon Haslam (Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils) will start tomorrow’s two WorldSBK races of the third round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship from Pole Position.

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Apr 10

Rea moves to the top after FP2

Friday’s WorldSBK activity drew to a close with the Kawasaki Racing Team leading the way

WSBK - Kawasaki Racing Team - Jonathan Rea 2013 World Superbike Champion Tom Sykes topped the standings until the final minute of today’s second session, when he was displaced by current championship leader Jonathan Rea. Rea goes into FP3 tomorrow with a margin of 0.145s over his team-mate, who managed to hang on to second overall. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

Davies and Ducati head WorldSBK field after Aragon FP1

Spanish riders shine in opening session

After the opening 45 minute session at MotorLand Aragon, Chaz Davies emerged on top with his time of 1.52.009s setting the benchmark for the rest of the weekend, as the riders acclimatise to the faster final turn which is being used for the first time in WorldSBK history. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 09

Words of anticipation by WorldSBK riders at MotorLand Aragon

“This is my first home race and finally I can speak my own language” – Torres

WSBK - WorldSBK Pre-Event Aragon The official press conference ahead of the third round of the 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship took place today at MotorLand Aragon in Alcaniz, involving several leading riders from this year’s series. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

Badovini replaces Barrier for rest of season

A change in the line-up at BMW Motorrad Italia SBK Team

Ayrton Badovini is to return to the eni FIM Superbike World Championship with immediate effect as he takes the place of Sylvain Barrier, the BMW Motorrad Italia SBK Team has revealed on Tuesday. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

MotorLand Aragon launches European WorldSBK season

Great expectations for Round 3 of the campaign.

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Following a dramatic encounter in the new destination of Thailand, the eni FIM Superbike World Championship returns to familiar soil this weekend with the Aragon Round.

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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 »

Apr 01

STK1000, STK600 and EJC entry lists released

Entry Lists for the 2015 editions

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Please click on the links below to download the Entry Lists for the 2015 editions of the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup, the FIM Europe Superstock 600 European Championship and the PATA European Junior Cup, powered by Honda. Read the rest of this entry »

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