British Superbikes (October 2012)

  • Karl Harris signs for PR Racing for 2013

    29 October 2012 by MCN Sportsdesk

    Karl Harris signs for PR Racing for 2013

    Following his step in as a mid-season replacement for Gary Mason, Yorkshireman Karl Harris has signed to ride PR Racing's Kawasaki ZX-10 in the 2013 BSB Championship.  He continued to improve at...

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  • Two-man MV Agusta team in BSB next year

    29 October 2012 by MCN Sportsdesk

    Two-man MV Agusta team in BSB next year

    Rochdale MV Agusta dealer Robinsons is planning to a run a two man MV Agusta team in BSB next year. Robinsons say they have full backing from the Varese-based manufacturer and UK importer MotoGB and...

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  • Team WFR take break from racing

    24 October 2012 by Liam Marsden

    Team WFR take break from racing

    Team WFR has taken the decision to take a break from competing in both two and four wheel motorsport. The team enjoyed a successful year in 2012, with Alex Lowes qualifying for the Showdown and...

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  • Brands Hatch BSB: Byrne secures 2012 title

    14 October 2012 by MCN

    Brands Hatch BSB: Byrne secures 2012 title

    Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki rider Shane Byrne won his third race of the weekend at Brands Hatch to secure his third British Superbike championship. Australian Josh Brookes took the lead off the line and...

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  • Brands Hatch BSB: Byrne wins red flagged race one

    13 October 2012 by Matthew Birt

    Shane Byrne extended his lead in the British Superbike Championship to 18 points after winning the opening race of the weekend at Brands Hatch. The Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki rider grabbed the holeshot and, despite coming extreme pressure from Alex Lowes, he was never headed and with spots of rain falling, Lowes crashed out at the end of the 15th lap which saw the red flag come out and Byrne...

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  • Brands Hatch BSB: Lowes snatches pole position

    13 October 2012 by Liam Marsden

    Brands Hatch BSB: Lowes snatches pole position

    WFR Honda rider Alex Lowes has taken the final pole position of the season after holding off Showdown leader Shane Byrne during qualifying. Lowes crashed in the morning's free practice session, but...

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  • My boys and Shane Byrne

    04 October 2012 by Tracy Clack

    My boys and Shane Byrne

    Here's a photo of my two youngest boys meeting shane Byrne at Brands Hatch. They were over the moon and he was such a nice guy. We also met other great riders including Haga, Chris...

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