British Superbikes (June 2015)

  • Obituary: Colin Appleyard

    01 July 2015 by Stuart Higgs

    Obituary: Colin Appleyard

    Colin Appleyard MBE, who passed away this afternoon, was a typical Yorkshireman - hard headed in business, a great lover and supporter of his sporting passion of motorcycle racing, and a gentle giant...

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  • Linfoot making progress with return from injury

    29 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Linfoot making progress with return from injury

    Honda Racing’s Dan Linfoot says he’s happy with the progress he made at the Snetterton round of the CME British Superbike Championship last weekend, his first round back after breaking his wrist at...

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  • Easton confident for home race

    27 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Easton confident for home race

    Stuart Easton says he’s looking forward to getting to his home round of the MCE British Superbike championship at Knockhill, after getting his least favourite track of the season out of the way last...

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  • Snetterton celebrates Ago with corner naming

    26 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Snetterton celebrates Ago with corner naming

    Norfolk race circuit Snetterton has celebrated the career of Grand Prix legend Giacomo Agostini, officially naming one of the corners at the redesigned circuit in memory of the fifteen-time world...

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  • Westmoreland denies replacement rumours

    24 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Westmoreland denies replacement rumours

    JG Speedfit Kawasaki rider James Westmoreland has spoken out about the rumours circulating the MCE British Superbike paddock last weekend at Snetterton that the team were considering replacing the...

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  • Kiyonari suffers through difficult Snett

    24 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Kiyonari suffers through difficult Snett

    Three-time BSB champion Ryuichi Kiyonari has had yet another horror weekend at Snetterton, leaving the fourth round of the championship failing to have scored a single point and now trailing title...

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  • Dominant Byrne doubles up at Snetterton

    21 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Dominant Byrne doubles up at Snetterton

    PBM Kawasaki rider Shane Byrne has doubled up at Snetterton, taking his second MCE British Superbike race win of the day to secure his title lead over runner-up Josh Brookes. Byrne was once again able...

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  • Byrne takes pole in rain-hit Snett qualifying

    20 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Byrne takes pole in rain-hit Snett qualifying

    Reigning MCE British Superbike champion Shane Byrne has taken his thirty-fifth career pole position in a rain-hit qualifying session at Snetterton for tomorrow’s fourth-round races. The PBM Kawasaki...

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  • Byrne tops opening day at Snetterton

    19 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Byrne tops opening day at Snetterton

    Reigning MCE British Superbike champion Shane Byrne has topped the first day back to the series after a long spring break, taking the top spot in both sessions at Snetterton from Milwaukee Yamaha’s...

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