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Silverstone WSB: Checa cruises to victory in race one

Carlos Checa cruised to a race one victory in today’s World Superbike round from Silverstone, claiming Ducati’s 300th win in the class for the Althea team. Checa worked his way up from his fourth place on the grid before displacing Yamaha’s Eugene Laverty from the lead and winning by a margin of three seconds. But Checa was surprised with the result, ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 31 July 2011

Silverstone WSB: Hopkins secures maiden Superpole

John Hopkins took pole positions for Sunday’s World Superbike races from Silverstone after the Samsung Crescent Suzuki man put in a 2.04.041 in the third round of Superpole. Hopkins’ time broke last year’s circuit record set by Cal Crutchlow by 0.05 seconds, and it was enough despite a last-minute push from Yamaha’s Eugene Laverty, who finished second just 0.027 seconds behind ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 30 July 2011

Silverstone WSB: World Superbike returns to normal as Checa takes provisional pole

Carlos Checa closed out Friday as the fastest man at Silverstone, clocking the fastest time in the afternoon’s World Superbike qualifying session. With less than 10 minutes gone from the session, Checa put in the quickest time of the weekend with a 2.06.4 and held that position for much of the session before putting his Althea Ducati at the top ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 29 July 2011

Silverstone WSB: Rea tops opening Supersport qualifying practice

Gino Rea finished on top of Friday afternoon’s World Supersport qualifying session with a 2.09.362 on his Step Racing Honda, 0.228 seconds ahead of Parkalgar Honda’s Sam Lowes. Rea, who was fourth quickest in the morning session, improved his time by 1.9 seconds from his morning time. Lowes, meanwhile, finished the morning in third and was able to improve by ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 29 July 2011

Hopkins shakes up championship with double podium at Snetterton

John Hopkins was the name of the day Sunday at Snetterton for the sixth round of the MCE Insurance British Superbike series. After becoming the first American to take a British Superbike pole Saturday, Samsung Crescent Suzuki’s Hopkins won a hard-fought battle with Swan Yamaha’s Tommy Hill for the race one victory. Hopkins had opened up a 1.3 second lead ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • British Superbikes
  • 04 July 2011

Faulty front tyre hampers Brookes’ qualifying

Josh Brookes rebounded from a forgettable qualifying session to score the second fastest time of morning warm up with a 45.586. Brookes missed out on the final knockout session of qualifying yesterday and will start Race 1 on his Relentless Suzuki by TAS from the fourth row, in 13th place. Brookes said the team had found a good base setting ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • British Superbikes
  • 25 April 2011

Low financing on Husqvarna supermoto and trail bikes

Husqvarna are now offering two percent APR financing on their 2011 SMR511 and SMR630 supermoto bikes, and their TE630 trail bike. And if that's got you interested, but you can't quite stretch to a new bike, there are always Husqvarna motorcycles for sale secondhand with MCN.The SMR511 supermoto has a 480cc single-cylinder engine and costs £7,299. The SMR630 supermoto is the ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • New bikes
  • 12 April 2011

Erik Buell Racing 1125R Typhon makes track debut in Aragon

The Erik Buell Racing 1125R Typhon made its track debut at Motorland Aragon in Spain on Saturday. The Typhon is a Streetfighter concept developed by Pegasus Racing and derived from the closed-track-only Erik Buell Racing EBR 1125R, featuring an 1126cc V-twin, producing 140bhp at the rear wheel. After heavy rains in Aragon, the team moved to Alcarras where lap times ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • New bikes
  • 06 April 2011

Ducati sales up 68 percent in North America

Ducati sales are up 68 percent in North America in the first quarter of 2011 compared to the same time last year, they announced Monday. However, Ducati did not release their sales figures. Find Ducati motorcycles for sale “We have had an outstanding start to the year,” said Cristiano Silei, CEO of Ducati North America. According to John Canton, Public ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • New bikes
  • 06 April 2011

Get On celebrity charity ride to Africa underway

Five celebrities are teaming up with Riders for Health and Get On and heading to Lesotho to aid in delivering medical supplies in the fight against HIV and tuberculosis.Gethin Jones, Darren Gough, Shobna Gulati, Jill Halfpenny, and Oliver Mellor will join up with local health workers to provide healthcare to some of the poorest and most isolated communities in Africa. ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • General news
  • 05 April 2011

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