British Superbikes (Jan - Dec 2010)

  • BSB Brands Hatch: Sykes wins race two

    08 August 2010 by Pierre Galpin

    BSB Brands Hatch: Sykes wins race two

    Kawasaki WSB rider Tom Sykes won his first BSB race since Knockhill 2008 when he took the second race of the triple-header Brands Hatch weekend. The factory Kawasaki rider crossed the line ahead of...

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  • BSB Brands Hatch: Seeley wins in the rain

    08 August 2010 by Pierre Galpin

    BSB Brands Hatch: Seeley wins in the rain

    Relentless Suzuki rider Alastair Seeley won the first race of his BSB career when he took Saturday’s race of this weekend’s triple-header at Brands Hatch. The first attempt to run the race was...

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  • BSB Brands Hatch: Rutter leads qualifying

    07 August 2010 by MCN

    BSB Brands Hatch: Rutter leads qualifying

    1 6 Michael RUTTER GBR Ducati - RidersMotorcycles.Com 2 66 Tom SYKES GBR Kawasaki - Kawasaki Racing Team 3 8 Ryuichi KIYONARI JPN Honda - HM Plant Honda 4 33 Tommy HILL GBR Suzuki - Worx Crescent...

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  • HM Plant Honda back on track at Brands

    07 August 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    HM Plant Honda back on track at Brands

    After a difficult one-off WSB foray at Silverstone last weekend, HM Plant Honda duo Josh Brookes and Riyuichi Kiyonari bounced back to their expected form at Brands Hatch in preparation for this...

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  • McWilliams’ intentions for Brands Hatch BSB

    05 August 2010 by Pierre Galpin

    McWilliams’ intentions for Brands Hatch BSB

    Warr's Harley-Davidson rider Jeremy McWilliams is fully determined to shine at Brands Hatch this weekend (6/7/8 August). The British rider aims to dig the gap between him and its main championship...

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  • Haslam and Guintoli at Brands BSB

    22 July 2010 by MCN Sportdesk

    Haslam and Guintoli at Brands BSB

    World Superbike Championship stars Leon Haslam and Sylvain Guintoli will make a special guest appearance at Brands Hatch during the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship round on August 7-8.

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  • Harris back on track with Triumph

    20 July 2010 by MCN Sports Desk

    Harris back on track with Triumph

    Former European Superstock and three times British Supersport Champion, Karl Harris has signed with the Oxford Tag Triumph team to ride the Daytona 675 in the British Supersport Championship for the...

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  • Snetterton BSB: Kiyonari wins third race

    18 July 2010 by MCN

    Snetterton BSB: Kiyonari wins third race

    HM Plant Honda rider Ryuichi Kiyonari secured victory in the third race at Snetterton after team-mate Josh Brookes was forced to retire. Worx Suzuki rider Tommy Hill finished second ahead...

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  • Snetterton BSB: Brookes takes second win

    18 July 2010 by Liam Marsden

    Snetterton BSB: Brookes takes second win

    HM Plant Honda rider Josh Brookes has taken his second victory of the weekend at Snetterton after winning the first race yesterday. Ducati rider Michael Rutter took the lead fro the start, and led for...

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  • Snetterton BSB: Brookes on pole again

    17 July 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Snetterton BSB: Brookes on pole again

    Josh Brookes will start Sunday’s first BSB race at Snetterton from pole position – his second successive pole position. The HM Plant Honda rider set the pace in the first two elements of qualifying...

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  • Brookes sets Snetterton pace

    16 July 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Brookes sets Snetterton pace

    Josh Brookes topped both of Friday’s free practice sessions at Snetterton in preparation for the weekend’s triple-header, seventh round of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship at...

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  • Hudson Kennaugh joins Splitlath Aprilia

    16 July 2010 by MCN Sports Desk

    Hudson Kennaugh joins Splitlath Aprilia

    South African Hudson Kennaugh has joined the Splitlath Aprilia BSB Evo team, partnering Newcastle rider Chris Burns on board a second Aprilia RSV4 machine, starting this weekend at...

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  • Sykes to race factory Kawasaki at Brands BSB

    16 July 2010 by Laura Stevens

    Sykes to race factory Kawasaki at Brands BSB

    Kawasaki WSB factory rider Tom Sykes will return to his former battle ground when he joins the BSB grid onboard the factory WSB Kawasaki at the eighth round of the MCE Insurance British Superbike...

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  • Superstock based superbikes are the way to go

    14 July 2010 by Gordon Bell

    I think that the superbike category provides relatively poor value for money compared to superstock. The difference in lap times does not justify the difference in cost. The on-track spectacle is virtually the same. If BSB became superstock based with all the top riders on bikes with very similar capabilities, the spectacle might even be better than it is with superbikes where there is only one...

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  • Action from knockhill

    08 July 2010 by wayne vanhoeck

    Action from knockhill

    A selection of photos from a wet and windy knockhill. Hats off to the marshalls they really had there hands full with accidents and keeping the track safe, well done guys and girls and il see you...

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  • They are finally away!

    08 July 2010 by wayne vanhoeck

    They are finally away!

    Well it was certainly a long sunday at knockhill, the weather did its best to wreck the whole meeting! Thankfully we got four races that where action packed. the photo is of the restart of the second...

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  • BSB reschedules racing programme

    08 July 2010 by MCN Sportsdesk

    BSB reschedules racing programme

    The BSB series organisers have issued this statement: Following the postponement of various British and National Championship races at Oulton Park and Knockhill, the following revisions and...

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  • Brogan in fitness battle for Snetterton

    08 July 2010 by MCN Sportsdesk

    Brogan in fitness battle for Snetterton

    Jentin BMW rider Steve Brogan is spending time in the lead up to Snetterton inside a hyperbaric oxygen chamber on the Isle of Man. Brogan raced at Knockhill, despite discovering that he had broken...

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  • Bautista to ride GSVR at Brands BSB

    08 July 2010 by MCN Sportsdesk

    Bautista to ride GSVR at Brands BSB

    Álvaro Bautista will be giving some high-speed demonstration laps aboard his Rizla Suzuki GSV-R800 on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix during the eighth round of the MCE British Superbike round on August...

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  • Aussie star to ride HM Plant superstocker

    08 July 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Aussie star to ride HM Plant superstocker

    Australian Bryan Staring is to make a one-off appearance on injured Steve Plater’s HM Plant Honda superstock bike in the next round at Snetterton on July 18. Staring, 23 years old from Melbourne...

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