Dates confirmed for the 2017 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship
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Incredible WorldSBK and MotoGP™ coverage to continue down under until 2018
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.
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.
Gaerne Qatar Round – #QatarWorldSBK
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).
2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Champion – Kawasaki rider takes second consecutive title
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.
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.
As the Sun Sets on 2016, the Final Battle Begins
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.
The Partnership continues with Italian Manufacturer
Fassi 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.
The Assault For The Title Continues – All eyes are on Rea ahead of the Fassi French Round
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.