British Superbikes (August 2015)

  • Byrne on pole as Brookes blows

    05 September 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Byrne on pole as Brookes blows

    Shane Byrne has taken pole position ahead of this afternoon’s opening race of the MCE British Superbike triple-header weekend at Oulton Park form Tommy Bridewell and James Ellison, blitzing the lap...

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  • Hopkins upsets Showdown rivals with Oulton pace

    04 September 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Hopkins upsets Showdown rivals with Oulton pace

    John Hopkins has topped the opening day of MCE British Superbike action at Oulton Park today, holding off the momentum of six-in-a-row winner Josh Brookes by only 0.054 as both of them dipped close to...

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  • Honda Racing confirm Da Costa for Oulton Park

    26 August 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Honda Racing confirm Da Costa for Oulton Park

    Honda Racing have confirmed that Julien Da Costa will replace the injured Jason O’Halloran for the next round of the 2015 MCE British Superbike Championship at Oulton Park in ten days time. Coming in...

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  • Five in a row for Brookes

    23 August 2015 by Steve English

    Five in a row for Brookes

    Josh Brookes won the opening race of the day at Cadwell Park with the Milwaukee Yamaha rider easing away from the field in the second half of the race after a safety car in the early stages. The...

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  • Brookes smashes Cadwell lap record

    22 August 2015 by Steve English

    Brookes smashes Cadwell lap record

    In final qualifying Josh Brookes drew first blood by cracking the lap record at Cadwell Park. The Australian was almost half a second quicker than Danny Buchan at that point but with the duo having...

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  • Cooper splits with Anvil Hire TAG Kawasaki

    11 August 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Cooper splits with Anvil Hire TAG Kawasaki

    Richard Cooper has split with the Anvil Hire TAG Kawasaki team, with the announcement coming as a major surprise half way through the best season to date for both rider and team. Taking an impressive...

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  • Laverty makes good progress in Cadwell test

    07 August 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Laverty makes good progress in Cadwell test

    Michael Laverty says the Tyco BMW team have made good progress with the S1000RR, after a much-need one-day test at Cadwell Park on Wednesday. Struggling to get enough testing time on the new model all...

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  • BSB investigating touring rule changes

    05 August 2015 by Simon Patterson

    BSB investigating touring rule changes

    The MCE British Superbike organisers MSVR are investigating new rules designed to limit the effect of touring riders during practice and qualifying sessions after a number of high profile crashes and...

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