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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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Biaggi retires from racing

Michael Guy, 07 November 2012 11:20

Six time world champion Max Biaggi has announced that he will retire from racing. The 41 year old Italian addressed a packed press conference in Vallelunga in his native city of Rome this morning where he revealed his decision to stop racing. Biaggi has enjoyed a spectacular career than has spanned over two decades competing in 250GP, 500GP, MotoGP and ...

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Crescent Suzuki blast Guintoli for reneging on 2013 contract

Michael Guy, 15 October 2012 12:28

Crescent Suzuki boss Paul Denning has spoken of his extreme disappointment over Sylvain Guintoli’s decision not to honour a signed contract to ride for his team in WSB 2013. As reported in MCN last week, Guintoli signed a contract with the Fixi Crescent Suzuki team on Sunday at Magny Cours, only to tell Denning on Monday morning that he had ...

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Superpole cancelled due to serious accident, Sykes on pole

Michael Guy, 25 February 2012 05:32

Following a serious accident in the Australian Supersport race, which resulted in the death of 17 year old Oscar McIntyre, organisers were forced to abandon the Superpole session due to on track investigations by local police. The Queensland rider was involved in a crash on lap two of the scheduled 12 lap race. MCN would like to express their sincere condolences ...

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Phillip Island WSB test: Checa ends test on top, Laverty injured

Michael Guy, 15 February 2012 10:24

Reigning World Superbike champion Carlos Checa picked up where he left off by finishing the three day test in Phillip Island at the top of the time sheets. The 39 year old set a best time of 1.31.8s on the final day of the test despite scorching 54 degree track temperatures. Checa was also riding with an additional 6kg’s of ...

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Phillip Island WSB test: Carlos Checa fastest on day two

Michael Guy, 14 February 2012 12:08

Carlos Checa picked up the pace and put in a 1’32.2 second lap on a dry and warm second day of testing in Australia. The World Champion got down to more work on his overall race set-up with the Althea Ducati, and it paid off, despite an early health scare that he quickly recovered from. Said Checa, “I did not ...

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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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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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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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