Tag Archive: WSBK

May 05

Shin chan joins WorldSBK in Europe

The animated series partners the Championship for the 2015 season

Shin chan joins WorldSBK The eni FIM Superbike World Championship welcomes Japanese animated series Shin chan as new addition for the European rounds of 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

Vallelunga to be WorldSBK back-up venue for the two-year period 2015–2016

Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi”

Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi” Dorna WSBK Organization and the FIM are pleased to announce that the Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi” has become the official World Superbike back-up venue for the two-year period 2015-2016 Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Dorna WSBK is pleased to announce the arrival of a new partner for the 2015 and 2016 editions of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship

Progrip new Technical Supplier of the Superbike World Championship

Progrip new Technical Supplier of the Superbike World Championship Italian company Progrip, for 40 years involved in the production of plastic materials and already with a high-profile presence in motocross racing, will be the series’ Technical Supplier. Progrip will provide the teams with technical support, with the goal of testing its products in motorcycle racing at world level and then transfer the same technology to customers around the world. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

Haslam snatches victory from Rea at finish line

Davies is again third, van der Mark and Torres crash out of promising position

WSBK - Chaz Davies The second race of the Swann Insurance Australian Round was another one to remember, given the thrilling finale that saw Leon Haslam (Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils) edging out Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) for the win at the finish line by just 0.010.

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Feb 21

Rea and Kawasaki win at first-ever attempt

Incredible final lap decides first podium of 2015

WSBK - Jonathan Rea - Kawasaki Racing Team The opening race of the 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship was held in hot and sunny conditions at the Phillip Island circuit with Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) taking the opening victory of the year after a titanic 22-lap fight with Leon Haslam (Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils) and Chaz Davies (Aruba Ducati SBK), who completed an all-British podium. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Jonathan Rea tops red-flagged Australian Tissot-Superpole

Davies and Haslam on the front row, Sykes and Guintoli in 8th and 9th place.

WSBK - Jonathan Rea Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) will start the opening races of the 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship from Pole Position after successfully edging out fellow Britons Chaz Davies (Aruba.it – Ducati Superbike Team) and Leon Haslam (Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils), who will join him on the front row. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 16

Lowes storms to first place on Day 1 of official testing

25 protagonists had the opportunity to fine tune their machines across the opening two timed periods

WSBK - Alex Lowes (Voltcom Crescent Suzuki) Two 120-minute sessions kick started the WSBK Official Test, the final pre-race test and ahead of the 2015 eni FIM World Superbike Championship season opener with Alex Lowes (Voltcom Crescent Suzuki) sitting pretty atop of the combined times.

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Feb 15

WSBK in Australia with FOX and SBS

Round 1 at Phillip Island

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black A new exciting season of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship will start next 20-22 February in Phillip Island and Australian fans can continue to enjoy comprehensive coverage of the season thanks to FOX SPORTS Australia and SBS Australia. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 14

Phillip Island to set 2015 WSBK season in motion

This year’s edition of the Australian round will be the 25th in the history of the series

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black The 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship is less than a week away from its first showing and the riders are already in Australia to prepare for the opening round, which will be preceded by a two-day official test starting next Monday. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 11

2015 WSBK Calendar update

Statement on Russian Round of the 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship.

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Dorna WSBK Organization and the FIM (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme) regret to inform of the cancellation of the Russian Round scheduled to be held at Moscow Raceway on July 5th 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

Fassi Gru and WSBK together for the third year

The Fassi brand will appear at every round of the 2015 eni FIM Superbike World Championship

WSBK - FASSI - Guintoli action World-leading company in the crane and industrial-lifting sector, Fassi Gru, has confirmed its presence alongside the eni FIM Superbike World Championship as Official Sponsor of the series for the 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 28

2015 WSBK & WSS provisional permanent entry lists

2015 WSBK & WSS Provisional Permanent Entry Lists

FIM logo Attached is the 2015 Provisional Permanent Entry List for the eni FIM Superbike World Championship and the FIM Supersport World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

WSBK on TV in Africa until 2019

SuperSport Int’l Ltd. to broadcast WSBK and WSS

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Dorna WSBK is glad to announce the renewal of the exclusive media rights agreement with SuperSport International Ltd. to broadcast the eni FIM Superbike World Championship in sub-Saharan Africa for further five years, until 2019. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

2015 Race Dates: MotoGP, WSBK, BSB & Road Racing!

What’s on and when for MotoGP, World Superbike, British Superbike and Road Racing in 2015!

MotoGP - Start of the 2014 Valencia Grand Prix The current list of race dates for the 2015 MotoGP, World Superbike, British Superbike and main Road Racing events can be seen below. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Decision of the Superbike Commission

Final 2014 Meeting, Madrid (ESP) 23 December

FIM logo The Superbike Commission, composed of Messrs Javier Alonso (WSBK Executive Director), Ignacio Verneda (FIM CEO) and Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA Representative), met at the Dorna Headquarters in Madrid on 16 December 2014 in the presence of MM Daniel Carrera and Gregorio Lavilla (WSBK-Dorna), Scott Smart and Paul Duparc (FIM).

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Nov 10

WSBK to head to Thailand in 2015

Chang International Circuit, in Buriram, Thailand, will host eni FIM Superbike World Championship

WSBK - Chang Intl Circuit_Thailand Dorna WSBK Organization and the FIM (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme) are glad to announce that a new circuit will enter the WSBK calendar in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 31

Giugliano shines on WSBK’s maiden nocturnal sessions

Davide Giugliano (Ducati Superbike Team) wasted no time in improving after missing the second session

WSBK Davide Giugliano Day 1 After numerous changes, the final Tissot-Superpole participants of 2014 were decided in the final minutes of this evening’s FP3 under floodlights in the Qatari desert. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 30

Incident packed Doha boat trip for the WSBK stars

This weekend’s event at the Losail International Circuit will see history being made

WSBK - DOHA - All riders skyline The final round of the 2014 eni FIM World Superbike Championship began earlier today with Thursday’s traditional Media event.

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Oct 27

All set for the 2014 WSBK season finale in Qatar

The final round of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Champion takes place this weekend at the Losail International Circuit in Doha, Qatar.

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black For the first time in WSBK history, the event will be held under floodlights thanks to the impressive lighting system that powers the entire venue, allowing riders to race under conditions that are similar to daylight.
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Oct 04

Twenty-fourth career Tissot-Superpole for Tom Sykes

Alongside Sykes on the front row tomorrow will be Davide Giugliano and Jonathan Rea

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black The penultimate Tissot-Superpole of the season has gone to Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team), courtesy of a circuit best lap of 1.36.366 after a fast and furious session saw the top spot change repeatedly in the final minutes.

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