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WSB Australia: Guintoli takes pole with fastest ever lap

Simon Patterson, 22 February 2014 05:01

Sylvain Guintoli will start the first round of the 2014 World Superbike campaign from pole position after a blisteringly fast lap of Phillip Island from the Aprilia rider during the first new-look WSB qualifying session. Guintoli set a lap only 0.038 away from breaking the 1:30 barrier two thirds of the way through the new 15-minute second qualifying session to ...

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Phillip Island WSB test: Sykes on top and on circuit record pace

Gordon Ritchie, 18 February 2014 11:16

The two days of warm and dry official track time at Phillip Island were unfettered in terms of weather conditions but it was the high attrition rate of crashing riders and some technical issues that cut short the available track time from the first session to the last. The fastest rider on show proved to be Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing ...

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Lowes and Laverty set the WSB world order

Gordon Ritchie, 20 January 2014 18:20

When Alex Lowes and Eugene Laverty signed to ride the ageing Suzuki GSX-R1000 for the Voltcom Crescent Suzuki team in 2014 few would have thought that they would leave the first major winter test of 2014 1-2 in the lap time rankings. Fewer would have also put Lowes above Laverty at a track he has had much success at in ...

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Turkey WSB: Double win for Laverty

Liam Marsden, 15 September 2013 15:02

Factory Aprilia rider Eugene Laverty made it two wins in two in Istanbul today to narro the gap to championship leader Tom Sykes. Sykes finished second ahead of his main championship rival Sylvain Guintoli in third. Marco Melandri finished fourth on the GoldBet BMW ahead of an impressive Toni Elias in fifth. 1. Eugene Laverty (Aprilia Racing Team) Aprilia RSV4 Factory 34'58.7752. Tom ...

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WSB Moscow Race One: Eventful race sees Melandri take victory

Steve Hunt, 21 July 2013 09:51

The twenty-five laps of race one at the tight Moscow raceway saw Chaz Davies make a great start to lead from turn one. The same could not be said of Carlos Checa however, who was taken out on only the second corner by Cluzel running alongside him. Indeed, it was an expensive first lap for several riders as Savadori and Iannuzzo also ...

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Guintoli’s championship bid at risk after dislocating collarbone

Michael Guy, 18 July 2013 10:30

Factory Aprilia rider Sylvain Guintoli will attempt to race in round eight of the WSB championship at the Moscow Raceway this weekend, despite suffering a dislocated collarbone last Sunday. The 31-year-old Frenchman who sits second in the championship standings behind Brit Tom Sykes suffered a bicycle crash and will now be assessed by the Clinica Mobile at the circuit before ...

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Imola WSB: Sykes and Rea lead the charge

Gordon Ritchie, 28 June 2013 16:28

Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Jonathan Rea (Pata Honda World Superbike) headed up the first qualifying session at Imola and were only separated by 0.112 seconds as they put a gap between themselves and the rest of the field on the opening day. Both riders dipped under Sykes’ existing race lap record in race tyres, with Sykes setting a ...

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Monza WSB: Laverty battles to race two victory

Liam Marsden, 12 May 2013 15:03

Factory Aprilia rider Eugene Laverty prevailed in the second race at Monza today to take his sixth World Superbike victory and third of the season. It was another race long battle between Laverty, Marco Melandri, Tom Sykes and Sylvain Guintoli, with Laverty moving in to first place on the penultimate lap. The Irishman was able to hold his lead and ...

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WSB Phillip Island: Laverty takes race 2 win as Aprilia dominant Down Under

Anonymous, 24 February 2013 05:15

Aprilia finished off a weekend of dominance Down Under with Eugene Laverty taking the race two win at Phillip Island from teammate Sylvain Guintoli. Laverty led at the end of the first lap, as he did in race 1, but with four laps gone Guintoli took the lead. He led until the closing stages, when Laverty, despite briefly falling back ...

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Leon Haslam: Sykes, Melandri and Laverty WSB title favourites

Matthew Birt, 11 February 2013 12:41

Ten Kate Honda rider Leon Haslam believes Tom Sykes, Marco Melandri and Eugene Laverty will kick off the new World Superbike season in Australia later this month as the main title contenders. Last year’s runner-up Sykes, BMW rider Melandri and Aprilia’s Laverty haven’t changed machinery for the forthcoming season, which gets underway at the spectacular Phillip Island track on February ...

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