British Superbikes (October 2015)

  • Hornsey completes Team WD-40 line-up

    03 November 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Hornsey completes Team WD-40 line-up

    Sam Hornsey, one of the stand-out performers of the 205 British Supersport season, will graduate to the MCE British Superbike season for 2016 after penning a deal to join Team WD-40 alongside Irishman...

    Read more ...
  • BSB keen for return to Ireland

    29 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    BSB keen for return to Ireland

    The MCE British Superbike championship has extended its first tentative steps towards a return to Ireland, with series director Stuart Higgs meeting with the bosses of Northern Irish circuit...

    Read more ...
  • Easton joins Hopkins at Tommy Hill Yamaha

    21 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Easton joins Hopkins at Tommy Hill Yamaha

    Stuart Easton will join John Hopkins at his former teammate Tommy Hill’s new Yamaha team for the 2016 MCE British Superbike championship. Easton had one of his best ever starts to a BSB season capped...

    Read more ...
  • Ignominious end to 2015 for champion Brookes

    20 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Ignominious end to 2015 for champion Brookes

    Josh Brookes’ 2015 season came to something of an ignominious end during the third and final race of the MCE British Superbike weekend at Brands Hatch, when he crashed out at Graham Hill Bend...

    Read more ...
  • Laverty signs off 2015 with dramatic win

    18 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Laverty signs off 2015 with dramatic win

    The final race of the 2015 British Superbike Championship managed to provide some of the most drama and closest racing of the season. Championship winner Josh Brookes got a poor start from pole...

    Read more ...
  • Champion Brookes extends Showdown streak

    18 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Champion Brookes extends Showdown streak

    New MCE British Superbike champion Josh Brookes has extended his quest to become the first ever rider to win every race of the Showdown, by taking yet another dominant win in the second race of the...

    Read more ...
  • Lee Jackson to remain with Buildbase BMW

    18 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Lee Jackson to remain with Buildbase BMW

    Fresh from his best ever MCE British Superbike result ever, finishing yesterday’s opening race in an impressive fifth place, Lee Jackson will remain with the Buildbase BMW for the 2016 season. Lincoln...

    Read more ...
  • Byrne welcoming return to the Ducati family

    16 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Byrne welcoming return to the Ducati family

    Four-time MCE British Superbike champion Shane Byrne says he ‘can’t wait’ to return to Ducati for 2016, after his PBM team finally confirmed that they would be making the switch from Kawasaki for next...

    Read more ...
  • Stalker confirms Honda talks and 2016 return

    16 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Stalker confirms Honda talks and 2016 return

    MCE British Superbike veteran Chris Walker has publically confirmed rumours that he was in talks to Honda Racing, BSB’s only factory team, to make a return to the series for the final round of the...

    Read more ...
  • Byrne out for wins at Brands Hatch

    14 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Byrne out for wins at Brands Hatch

    With his chances at lifting a record-breaking fifth MCE British Superbike title looking all but out of his reach now, PBM Kawasaki’s Shane Byrne says that his goal for the final round of the season at...

    Read more ...
  • Business as usual for Brookes

    14 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Business as usual for Brookes

    Despite being on the cusp of completing a seven-year project to win the MCE British Superbike title, Milwaukee Yamaha’s Josh Brookes says that he’s keen to make sure that he approaches the final...

    Read more ...
  • BSB launch new Honda Moto3 class

    04 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    BSB launch new Honda Moto3 class

    2015 will see the addition of a new class of racing to the MCE British Superbike paddock, with the Honda Moto3 Standard class running as a race-within-a-race alongside the Motostar championship. Using...

    Read more ...
  • Shakey stays with PBM for 2016

    04 October 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Shakey stays with PBM for 2016

    Defending MCE British Superbike champion Shane Byrne will remain with the Paul Bird Motorsport squad for the 2016 season, after signing a deal yesterday evening with the Cumbrian chicken...

    Read more ...