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Hopkins shakes up championship with double podium at Snetterton

Austin Lindberg, 04 July 2011 08:54

John Hopkins was the name of the day Sunday at Snetterton for the sixth round of the MCE Insurance British Superbike series. After becoming the first American to take a British Superbike pole Saturday, Samsung Crescent Suzuki’s Hopkins won a hard-fought battle with Swan Yamaha’s Tommy Hill for the race one victory. Hopkins had opened up a 1.3 second lead ...

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BSB Snetterton: Hopkins obliterates field for Snetterton pole

Austin Lindberg, 02 July 2011 18:30

John Hopkins took pole for Snetterton 300 MCE Insurance British Superbike race by more than a half-second. Hopkins became the first American to take pole in a BSB race and did so after his Samsung Crescent Suzuki team swapped out engines after the final free practice session. Hopkins said: “We had some nagging problems with the shifter this morning. We ...

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Oulton Park: Hill quickest by 0.7 seconds in free practice

Austin Lindberg, 01 May 2011 11:00

Tommy Hill was fastest after Saturday’s two free practice sessions at Oulton Park in preparation for the second round of the MCE British Superbike Championship on Bank Holiday Monday. Hill finished the afternoon session with a 1.35.682, just 0.246 off Oulton’s Superbike lap record set by Ryuichi Kiyonari in 2006. Hill’s time was seven-tenths quicker than second-place man, Michael Laverty, his Swan Yamaha ...

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Up and down Brands for Laverty

Austin Lindberg, 26 April 2011 10:28

Michael Laverty settled for a fourth place in yesterday's second British Superbike race after a spectacular highside ended his first race. Laverty's massive highside came while leading the race and narrowly avoided being run over by teammate Tommy Hill. Hill's bike did make contact with Laverty, but Laverty suffered no serious injuries in the fall. Laverty said he had a ...

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Highside knocks Brookes out of both BSB races

Austin Lindberg, 26 April 2011 09:27

Josh Brookes endured a spectacular highside in the first of yesterday's British Superbike races, leaving doctors to rule him out of the second. Brookes said: "I'm surprised after the accident I had that I don’t have any broken bones. When I was flying through the air I thought 'this is not going to end good' but I'm stood here now ...

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Mixed results for Hopkins’ BSB debut

Austin Lindberg, 26 April 2011 09:05

John Hopkins had a relatively quiet start to his British Superbikes career with a 17th and a fifth in yesterday's races from Brands Hatch. Hopkins crashed in the first race while attempting to pass Stuart Easton for fifth place after seeing the leaders were beginning to open up a gap to him and Easton. He remounted and managed to finish 17th. ...

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Faulty front tyre hampers Brookes’ qualifying

Austin Lindberg, 25 April 2011 13:01

Josh Brookes rebounded from a forgettable qualifying session to score the second fastest time of morning warm up with a 45.586. Brookes missed out on the final knockout session of qualifying yesterday and will start Race 1 on his Relentless Suzuki by TAS from the fourth row, in 13th place. Brookes said the team had found a good base setting ...


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