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Michael Rutter: “It was like being taken hostage”

Rob Hull, 12 December 2008 17:15

Michael Rutter said his ordeal stuck out in Thailand for a week was like being in prison after the 26-time British Superbike race winner was stranded at Bangkok airport. Rutter had stayed out in Thailand following the Macau GP as a holiday. But the 35-year old wasn’t able to fly back on November 26 after anti-government protestors took over the ...

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MSS Colchester Kawasaki into future development

Rob Hull, 11 December 2008 17:17

MSS Colchester Kawasaki won’t just be running in BSB next season; they will continue their development with 16-year old Jess Trayler in the Superstock 600 championship. Trayler was snatched up by Morgan following his 5th place finish in the Aprilia Superteens championship and 4th overall in the ACU standings in 2006 – his first full season on a road bike. ...

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John Laverty joins Tristan Palmer at Buildbase Kawasaki

Rob Hull, 11 December 2008 17:10

2008 British Superbike Cup Champion John Laverty will join Tristan Palmer at Stuart Hicken’s Kawasaki team, which will now run under the name Buildbase Kawasaki. Laverty brings with him the title sponsor that he ran in 2008 with the title-winning Ducati team. Laverty will make the switch from Ducati to the newly-named Buildbase Kawasaki squad, joining Tristan Palmer. The switch ...

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Leon Camier heads to Oz to train with Casey Stoner

Rob Hull, 10 December 2008 11:43

Following the successful training period last year in Australia with good friend Casey Stoner, Leon Camier flies down under again today for three months with the 2007 MotoGP Champion. Camier spent a month with Stoner last December as part of his rehabilitation after breaking his leg at Cadwell Park during the season. But his progress training with Stoner was so ...

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2009 British Superbike calendar announced

Rob Hull, 10 December 2008 10:49

The 2009 British Superbike calendar has finally been announced, with the biggest change being the Brands Hatch GP round being held in the height of the summer. Brands Hatch will not be hosting a World Superbike round in 2009 after MSV MD Jonathan Palmer refused to pay the increased prices to host a WSB round. And as a direct response ...

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BSB Web Blog: Is Michael Rutter too old for BSB?

Rob Hull, 09 December 2008 09:55

I understand why Ducati said they wanted to base their BSB assault around a young rider like Brendan Roberts who’s deal to come to the British Championship fell through when the Australian preferred a seat with Guandalini Ducati in WSB. What manufacturer wouldn’t want to base their future around a young prospect – that’s what Honda did with Dani Pedrosa ...

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Neil Tuxworth: Honda motorcycle racing safe

Rob Hull, 05 December 2008 11:32

In the wake of Honda’s announcement last night that they have pulled their Formula One project and are selling the team, Honda Racing UK Manager for bikes Neil Tuxworth has spoken about the future of the motorcycle racing side of the company. Tuxworth, who heads up the entire two-wheeled racing side of things for Honda in the UK, said the ...

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British Supersport 2009: Who to look out for

Rob Hull, 04 December 2008 15:04

The 2009 British Supersport paddock is starting to take shape. But who should you be looking out for next season? The 2008 Champion, Glen Richards, has been rewarded with a spot in the factory HM Plant Honda line-up for next year and third place finisher Ian Lowry has also stepped up to the litre class. So who will be challenging ...

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World Superbike 2009 dates confirmed

Rob Hull, 04 December 2008 11:05

The FIM has released the final calendar for the World Superbike Championship for 2009. WSB will be a big focal point for British motorcycle racing fans with an influx of home-grown talent wading into the championship next year. Note that the British round is now being held at Donington Park. Donington held the European round status last year, but with ...

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Kawasaki UK end rumours of new official Kawasaki BSB team

Rob Hull, 03 December 2008 07:45

Kawasaki Motors UK Communications and PR Manager Martin Lambert has ruled out any rumours of a new ‘factory’ Kawasaki British Superbike team emerging on the scene in 2009. It’s been reported that Nick Morgan’s MSS team would lose their official status as the Kawasaki UK team to a new squad set to make a mark in the British Superbike paddock. ...


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