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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 »

Sep 18

#GermanWorldSBK Day 3 Round Up

Rea Rules in Dramatic Wet Race, New riders join the Champion on the podium

#GermanWorldSBK Day 3 Round Up Kawasaki Racing Team’s Jonathan Rea found redemption in Race 2 on Sunday at the Lausitzring in a dominant performance, seeing him win by a 9.3 second margin ahead of newcomers to the WordSBK podium IodaRacing Team’s Alex De Angelis and Barni Racing Team’s Xavi Fores. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

#GermanWorldSBK: Day 1 Round Up, Davies leading the way in first Round back

Davies’ Masterclass at Round 10 – Ducati rider makes history with 10.5 second lead

WSBK - Davies leading the way in first Round back Aruba.it Racing – Ducati’s Chaz Davies won Race 1 at the Pirelli German Round with a 10.5 second lead in a flawless performance, beating Kawasaki Racing Team’s Tom Sykes into second ahead of Honda World Superbike Team’s Nicky Hayden completing the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 16

#GermanWorldSBK: Savadori Leads the Way in Day 1

The rookie leads the way to Tissot-Superole 2 shoot out

GermanWorldSBK Savadori Leads the Way in Day 1 WorldSBK rookie Lorenzo Savadori (IodaRacing Team) gave a glimpse of what could come ahead of the weekend’s races, by topping the timesheets on Friday afternoon at the Pirelli German Round. Local hero and Althea BMW Racing Team rider Markus Reiterberger made a solid comeback from injury to come home in second position, while Kawasaki Racing Team’s Tom Sykes put in a strong lap to round out the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 14

#GermanWorldSBK: On and Off Track

Action for the fans kicks off on Friday morning

GermanWorldSBK On and Off Track The MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship heads to the east of Germany for a historic return to the Lausitzring, for Round 10 of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship after a nine- year hiatus.

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Sep 13

Lausitzring: “Did You Know?”

GermanWorldSBK in Numbers

WSBK - Lausitzring A few stats and facts about WorldSBK ahead of the Pirelli German Round. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

WSBK: The final countdown: Ready, set, Germany!

Lausitzring: Preview

WorldSBK - Lausitzring WorldSBK is back on track at Lausitzring and ready to rumble as the last four Rounds of the season get underway-
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Aug 25

FIM, FIM Europe and Dorna announce restructured European Championships

The European Superbike Championship will be substituted by the European SuperStock 1000 class run at WorldSBK

FIM logoFIM, FIM Europe and Dorna have decided to reorganise the structure of the European Road Racing Championship, starting in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 19

Lowes and Guintoli Learn Lausitzring for Successful WorldSBK Test

Testing at Germany’s Lausitzring EuroSpeedway this week

Welcoming back Sylvain Guintoli alongside Alex Lowes on the YZF-R1, the team quickly got down to business, learning this season’s newly introduced 4,255m circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 02

Bradl Joins Hayden at Honda for 2017

MotoGP rider set to join Ten Kate squad to partner Nicky Hayden

2011 Moto2 World Champion Stefan Bradl is set to replace 2014 WorldSSP Champion Michael van der Mark at Honda World Superbike Team, with the German confirmed to ride alongside 2006 MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden in the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

WSBK: The future of Ducati: Davies stays – Melandri returns

Veteran rider back in the WorldSBK paddock to partner Championship contender Davies

Marco Melandri is set to make a return to the World Superbike paddock in 2017, as the Aruba.it Racing – Ducati team announce the Italian as partner to staying talent Chaz Davies. Davies was widely expected to stay with the Borgo Panigale factory as has been officially confirmed to be doing so. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

WSBK: Lausitzring test underway

Teams taking part in private test in Germany ahead of Round 10

The summer break hasn’t quite arrived for some of the WorldSBK paddock, as a host of teams are taking part in a private test at Eurospeedway Lausitz ahead of the Pirelli German Round of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Jul 10

WSBK: Laguna Seca stages a showdown to remember

Rea out, dueling Ducatis and last corner drama

WSBK - Sykes took victory at Laguna Seca in Race 2 Tom Sykes has taken victory in Race 2 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, heading the Ducati duo of Davide Giugliano and Chaz Davies over the line in a race that would have been impossible to script. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 09

WSBK: Rea reigns at Laguna Seca as Hayden hits the podium at home

Rea eventually crossed the line over a second clear to take his first victory at the US track

WSBK - Rea reigns at Laguna Seca as Hayden hits the podium at home Jonathan Rea has taken his first ever victory at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, beating teammate Tom Sykes into P2 with Nicky Hayden coming through under pressure to take the final spot on the rostrum. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 09

WSBK: Davies sets the benchmark on Day 1 at Laguna Seca

Aruba.it Ducati rider quickest out the blocks in California

WSBK - Davies sets the benchmark on Day 1 at Laguna Seca Aruba.it Racing – Ducati rider Chaz Davies owned the timesheets on Day 1 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, as the Welshman returned to the track on which he did the double last year to lay down a marker as he gets ready to attack the second half of the season.

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Jul 07

WSBK: Pre-round stats and facts about WorldSBK at Laguna Seca

“Did You Know?”- A few stats and facts ahead of the GEICO Motorcycle US Round 

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black 17 – A European rider won here for the first time after 16 races: it was Frankie Chili, in the first 2003 Race. Since then, the winds have changed and the only non-European rider who has won in Laguna Seca is Australian Chris Vermeulen, with a double in 2004.
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Jul 06

WSBK: All aboard for the cable car tour of San Francisco

San Francisco sights for WorldSBK ahead of Laguna Seca

WSBK - All aboard for the cable car tour of San Francisco The paddock has arrived in California and the dreaming is replaced by reality – Round 9 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca is upon us and to celebrate, action kicked off with a cable car tour of the City by the Bay – the Californian jewel of San Francisco. Read the rest of this entry »

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