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BMW Motorrad Italia GoldBet WSB team launched

Michael Guy, 01 February 2012 11:28

The BMW Motorrad Italia WSB squad launched their new look team and title sponsor at Monza on Tuesday. The Italian team entered the World Superbike championship in 2011 after signing two time world champion James Toseland and 2010 Superstock champion Ayrton Badovini. The season was a mixture of highs and lows and while Toseland crashed heavily in testing which ultimately ...

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2012 WSB grid grows to 24 permanent riders

Michael Guy, 24 January 2012 13:22

Despite the ongoing economical down turn the World Superbike Championship grid has grown to 24 permanent riders in 2012. And the depth of field is once again impressive with full factory efforts from Aprilia, BMW and Kawasaki with supported teams from Honda, Suzuki and Ducati. 1  Max Biaggi ITA Aprilia RSV4 1000 F Aprilia Racing Team2  Eugene Laverty IRL Aprilia ...

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Hopkins confirmed at Crescent Suzuki for WSB

Michael Guy, 19 November 2011 09:08

John Hopkins has re-signed for the Crescent Suzuki Racing team with a new deal that will see him compete in World Superbikes in 2012. The 28 year old American finished runner-up in the British Superbike championship in 2011 with a brilliant year long campaign, which revitalised his flailing career. Hopkins had been focussed on making a full time return to ...

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Aoyama confirmed at Ten Kate Honda

Michael Guy, 15 October 2011 08:00

Hiroshi Aoyama has been confirmed as the second rider to join Jonathan Rea in the Ten Kate Honda squad to race in WSB in 2012. Aoyama is currently competing in MotoGP with the San Carlo Honda Gresini team, but it will be all change in 2012 when he swaps his Honda RC212V for a production based Honda CBR1000RR. Aoyama was the ...

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Aoyama to Castrol Honda – decision imminent

Michael Guy, 14 October 2011 11:16

Current Gresini Honda MotoGP man Hiroshi Aoyama is set to join the Castrol Honda squad in WSB in 2012. Long time GP rider and 250 world champion, Aoyama will line up alongside multiple race winner Jonathan Rea onboard the new for 2012 Honda Fireblade. MCN understands that Aoyama who is currently competing in Phillip Island MotoGP round is yet to ...

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Laverty poised for Aprilia future, but not yet signed

Michael Guy, 11 October 2011 17:55

Eugene Laverty is on course to become an Aprilia rider in 2012, but contrary to reports on Italian websites has told MCN that he is yet to sign any contract. The 25 year old Irishman was in advanced negotiations to join the BMW Motorrad Italia team until late last week, when the deal collapsed. He has been linked with both ...

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WSB and MotoGP now owned by the same company

Michael Guy, 02 September 2011 15:49

Bridgepoint, the company that owns MotoGP promoters Dorna, will take over the company that ultimately owns WSB - Infront Sports and Media. Bridgepoint is now in control of both motorcycling world championships but a statement on the Infront website maintains that both series will continue to run side by side. "Bridgepoint will encourage the further development of Superbike and MotoGP ...

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Biaggi and Camier test ‘special’ Monza engine

Michael Guy, 27 April 2011 09:12

Max Biaggi and Leon Camier are mid way through a two day test at Mugello in Italy in preparation for next weeks fourth round of the World Superbike Championship at Monza. The Alitalia Aprilia team are evaluating a new spec engine designed specifically for the ultra fast Monza circuit, a track where Biaggi hit 204mph in qualifying. Max Biaggi currently ...

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Haslam predicts tough competition at Assen WSB

Michael Guy, 14 April 2011 11:32

Leon Haslam believes that this weekends WSB round at Assen is wide open with a host of riders all capable of fighting for glory. Last year Haslam secured second place in the opening race riding the Alstare Suzuki and was part of two all British podiums. Speaking to MCN he said: “Johnny (Rea) has done a lot of testing there ...

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MCN Donington WSB: Biaggi fined 3000 Euros for Melandri slap

Michael Guy, 27 March 2011 08:59

Max Biaggi was fined 3000 euro for an altercation in pit lane after Superpole 3 which resulted in the World Champion slapping Marco Melandri. The incident was the result of their antics on track during Superpole 2 where Melandri had to abort a flying lap after encountering Biaggi who was cruising on the racing line. After a bout of arm ...

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