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Kirkham back in the Showdown fight after Brands sixth

Simon Patterson, 23 July 2014 17:00

Jon Kirkham has returned to where he left off the 2013 MCE British Superbike season, scoring his best result of the season so far in race two at Brands Hatch and showing for the first time this season the pace that left him issuing out on a Showdown place to his teammate James Westmoreland last year. Still adapting to the ...

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North West 200 confirm 2015 date

Simon Patterson, 23 July 2014 15:00

The North West 200 have confirmed their 2015 dates, with the week of racing and activities set to take place from 10th-16th May, culminating in the main event on the 16th. “We wanted to let people know the dates as early as possible and after discussions with BSB co-ordinator Stuart Higgs we have been able to allocate May 10-16 for ...

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Positive weekend for Quattro Plant Kawasaki at Brands

Simon Patterson, 23 July 2014 11:52

It was a weekend of ups and downs at Brands Hatch for the Quattro Plant Kawasaki team of Dan Linfoot and Howie Mainwaring, as both riders secured strong finishes, but blighted by a fast crash that left Mainwaring in the gravel on the opening lap of race two. Linfoot was able to score an excellent fifth place in the opening ...

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Tyco boss: Waters win couldn't have come at a better time

Simon Patterson, 22 July 2014 11:46

With Josh Waters taking the top step in race two at Brands Hatch at this weekend’s MCE British Superbike event, it marks the end of a podium drought that stretches back to the last race of 2013 for the Tyco Suzuki team. However, with the team working hard to continue development of the now six year old Suzuki GSX-R 1000, ...

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Tech 3 deny talks about all-Espargaro line-up in 2015

Matthew Birt, 22 July 2014 11:17

Monster Yamaha Tech 3 boss Herve Poncharal says he never spoke to Aleix Espargaro about the Spaniard joining his younger brother Pol Espargaro on a factory-backed YZR-M1 in 2015. There have been several reports that Aleix was being considered as a serious option to join the French-based Tech 3 squad as replacement for British rider Bradley Smith. But Poncharal said ...

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Jackson impresses on superbike debut

Simon Patterson, 21 July 2014 17:00

Lee Jackson has impressed the MCE British Superbike paddock with a brace of impressive rides on the Buildbase BMW, as he made his superbike debut as a replacement for the injured James Westmoreland, who continues to recover from the hand injuries sustained at Knockhill two rounds ago. Jackson, who currently sits third in the National Superstock 1000 series on the ...

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Ellison to undergo operation for broken femur

Simon Patterson, 21 July 2014 15:19

James Ellison will undergo surgery today (Monday) to repair a broken femur, following the horror crash on the opening lap of race two at Brands Hatch that almost took championship leader Shane Byrne down too, as Ellison’s GBmoto Kawasaki careened across the track. Lloyds British GBmoto Kawasaki Team Principal Mark Smith-Halvorsen today said, “After reviewing James’ X-rays, and on the ...

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Tech 3 never contemplated Cal Crutchlow return

Matthew Birt, 21 July 2014 12:01

Cal Crutchlow’s former Monster Yamaha Tech 3 squad boss Herve Poncharal has said it would have been a mistake to try and re-sign the British rider for the 2015 MotoGP world championship. The 28-year-old ended intense speculation about his future when he confirmed he has taken up an option to remain with Ducati next season. Crutchlow had held talks with ...

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Ducati to expand to six bike effort in MotoGP

Matthew Birt, 21 July 2014 11:59

Ducati appear certain to have six bikes on the 2015 MotoGP grid, with the Spanish-based Avintia squad switching allegiance from Kawasaki to the Bologna factory next year. Avintia currently runs Kawasaki ZX-10R machinery for Hector Barbera and Mike di Meglio, but next season it will run Desmosedici bikes from Ducati. The expansion plan by Ducati means it will have its ...

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Marc Marquez curious to see Aleix Espargaro on Factory bike

Matthew Birt, 21 July 2014 10:44

Reigning MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez reckons it would be interesting to see Aleix Espargaro’s performance potential if the Spaniard managed to secure a Factory ride in the future. Espargaro has caught the eye in 2014 with a series of impressive performances for Forward Racing, riding Yamaha’s Open class YZR-M1 project. He has finished in the top six four times ...

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