British Superbikes (Jan - Dec 2014)

  • Motostar champ Francis struggling for funds

    23 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    Motostar champ Francis struggling for funds

    2013 British Motostar champion Joe Francis could be left without a ride for 2014, as the 16 year old struggles to find the funds required to run a competitive machine for the new season. Francis, who...

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  • MSV tracks get winter updates

    23 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    MSV tracks get winter updates

    With a winter-enforced break in the racing calendar, circuit owners and MCE BSB organisers Motorsport Vision have taken the opportunity to launch a schedule of maintenance and improvement work at a...

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  • Da Costa confirms Honda BSB wildcards

    17 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    Da Costa confirms Honda BSB wildcards

    New Honda world endurance rider and former BSB racer Julien Da Costa has announced the team’s plans for a return to BSB in 2014. Reigning champions Honda withdrew from the series at the end of last...

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  • Farmer back in BSB with PR Kawasaki

    15 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    Farmer back in BSB with PR Kawasaki

    Former National Superstock 600 and 100 champion Keith Farmer will be back on the MCE British Superbike grid for 2014, after signing a deal with PR Racing that will see him stay with Kawasaki...

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  • Hutchinson thown lifeline in FFX Yamaha

    14 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    Hutchinson thown lifeline in FFX Yamaha

    Isle of Man TT legend Ian Hutchinson, after looking set to miss most of 2014, has been thrown an eleventh hour lifeline, and will instead be racing in the MCE British Superbike Championship as part of...

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  • Milwaukee Yamaha riders Suzuka-bound

    14 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    Milwaukee Yamaha riders Suzuka-bound

    MCE British Superbike stars and Milwaukee Yamaha teammates Josh Brookes and Tommy Bridewell have been confirmed by the Yamaha Austria Racing Team for the prestigious Suzuka 8hr race in July. Brookes,...

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  • Reid joins FFX Yamaha in Stock 600s

    13 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    Reid joins FFX Yamaha in Stock 600s

    Northern Irishman Andy Reid will be joining Ian Hutchinson in the new FFX Yamaha team for 2014, after an impressive year for the Belfast teenager on a 125GP machine sees the team extend a Superstock...

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  • Francis lifts Pinhard Trophy

    06 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    Francis lifts Pinhard Trophy

    Monster Energy British Motostar 2013 champion Joe Francis has been awarded the illustrious Pinhard Trophy, the Sunbeam Motorcycle Club’s annual award for the best under-21 competing under ACU...

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  • BSB adjust Showdown format for 2014

    06 January 2014 by Simon Patterson

    BSB adjust Showdown format for 2014

    MCE British Superbike Championships MSVR have announced the first update to their highly successful Showdown format first introduced in 2010, with 2014 now seeing a major change to the value of podium...

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