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Slow start for Snetterton BSB test

Gary Pinchin, 23 March 2007 13:59

Any hopes the top teams of BSB might have harboured about meaningful testing at Snetterton today were dashed by miserable weather this morning, Friday, March 23, 2007. Heavy mist and low track temperatures meant that the teams concentrated on assembling their new pit garage backdrops rather than getting their riders out on track. The first superbike session of the day ...

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Hopkins confidence sky high

Matthew Birt, 22 March 2007 16:17

Factory Suzuki rider John Hopkins has admitted his confidence and morale were given a massive lift after his impressive fourth place finish in the season’s opening race in Qatar earlier this month. The American’s fourth equalled his premier class best and he missed out on a maiden podium by just 0.5s after a race long duel with factory Honda rider ...

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Kagayama's fitness battle

Michael Guy, 22 March 2007 12:30

Yukio Kagayama is fighting to be fit for next weeks Donington Park after dislocating his collarbone and deflating his lung in a sickening crash at Phillip Island at the start of the month. Kagayama was grounded in Australia for 10 ten days after being ordered not to fly by doctors due to his lung condition, but was able to make ...

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Rossi's hairy back

Chris Newbigging, 09 March 2007 11:23

Valentino Rossi has just headed out on track (Friday, March 9, 2007) in Qatar in these leathers with a furry number 46! The custom leather choice with yellow cavallino leather numbers follows his use of cavallino boots at a pre-season test in Sepang. The leather doesn’t have any protective advantages – it just looks cool!

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Rossi: Speed no issue

Matthew Birt, 09 March 2007 07:30

Former world champion Valentino Rossi has denied he is concerned that Yamaha’s new 800 is lacking in top speed compared to some of its MotoGP rivals. The speed deficit is hardly going to concern the 27-year-old after his recent brilliant performances in testing where he was fastest on race and qualifying tyres. This was also backed up yesterday afternoon as ...

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Hutchinson's CBR shakedown

Gary Pinchin, 07 March 2007 09:51

Ian Hutchinson had his first run-out on the Honda Racing CBR600RR he’ll race in British Supersport this year at Almeria and Guadix. Though there was no other Supersport team at Almeria , Hutchinson 1:17.1 best at Guadix compared favourably to the 1:16.9 that Stuart Easton did on the MSS Discovery Kawasaki a day before Honda arrive. Hutch said: “We tried ...

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Buildbase Ducati

Gary Pinchin, 07 March 2007 08:41

Buildbase Ducati completed its first serious test of the year at Cartagena this week with Kieran Clarke and John Laverty getting their first ride on the new Ducati 1098s they will race in the National Superstock series. Team manager Ken Foley said: “Neither Kieran nor John had ever ridden a v-twin before but adapted quickly during the four-day test. We ...

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Legends back on track

Michael Guy, 05 March 2007 14:25

Unexpected stars at the Phillip Island WSB event included some of the series' most famous riders of the past, and a much-appreciated reappearance for the first ever champion. Fred Merkel, who won the first two title in 1988 and 1989 on a Honda RC30, was the guest of honour on a roster of legends all rolled out because of their ...

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Burgess eyes Pedrosa GP threat

Matthew Birt, 05 March 2007 09:03

Valentino Rossi’s crew chief Jerry Burgess has backed the Italian’s belief that factory Honda rider Dani Pedrosa will pose the biggest threat in the 2007 MotoGP world championship. Rossi names Pedrosa as the rival he believes will pose the most serious threat to his hopes of regaining the world title he surrendered in a dramatic last round shootout with Nicky ...

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Oz future in safe hands

Matthew Birt, 01 March 2007 12:28

The emergence of young talent like Casey Stoner and Chris Vermeulen has proven This is according to legendary Aussie crew chief Jerry Burgess, who is working with former champion, Valentino Rossi to try and reclaim the title. Burgess said: “Chris Vermeulen and Casey Stoner are only going to be better based on the one year of experience they have. And ...

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