British Superbikes (December 2016)

  • BSB: Rider of the Year: First

    30 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Rider of the Year: First

    MCN’s Sports Desk rank the five riders who have impressed them most in the MCE British Superbike Championship during the 2017 season. Number 1 – Shane Byrne Best result: 1st Wins: 9 Podiums: 16...

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  • BSB: Rider of the Year: Second

    27 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Rider of the Year: Second

    MCN’s Sports Desk rank the five riders who have impressed them most in the MCE British Superbike Championship during the 2017 season.  Number 2 – Leon Haslam Best result: 1st (x9) Wins: 9...

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  • Is Shane Byrne your MCN Man of the year 2016?

    25 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Is Shane Byrne your MCN Man of the year 2016?

    Each year, we award the motorcycle racer you think has most impressed with their results from across the year with the MCN Man of the Year trophy. With voting for the 2016 Man of the Year now open, we...

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  • BSB: Rider of the Year - Third

    24 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Rider of the Year - Third

    MCN’s Sports Desk rank the five riders who have impressed them most in the MCE British Superbike Championship during the 2017 season. Number 3 – Jason O’Halloran Best result: 1st Wins: 1 Podiums: 7...

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  • BSB: Rider of the Year: Fourth

    22 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Rider of the Year: Fourth

    MCN’s Sports Desk rank the five riders who have impressed them most in the MCE British Superbike Championship during the 2017 season. Number 4: James Ellison Best Result: 1st (x2) Wins: 2 Podiums: 8...

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  • BSB: Kiyonari leaves BSB to return to Japan

    21 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Kiyonari leaves BSB to return to Japan

    Three-time MCE British Superbike Champion Ryuichi Kiyonari will not return to the series next year, instead opting to race in the All Japan Road Race Championship. The Japanese ace, who won the...

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  • BSB: Rider of the Year - Fifth

    19 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Rider of the Year - Fifth

    MCN’s Sports Desk rank the five riders who have impressed them most in the MCE British Superbike Championship during the 2017 season. Number 5 – Dan Linfoot Best result: 2nd (x4) Wins: 0 Podiums: 6...

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  • At home with the Mackenzies

    16 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    At home with the Mackenzies

    Twenty years ago, at the ripe old age of 35, former 500cc Grand Prix racer Niall Mackenzie stormed to the first of three British Superbike titles. Now, two decades on, the Mackenzie name is popping...

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  • BSB: Stuart Easton to retire from racing

    15 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Stuart Easton to retire from racing

    Double British Supersport Champion and multiple MCE British Superbike and Macau GP race winner Stuart Easton has announced his retirement from racing. The diminutive Scotsman, who turned 33 this year,...

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  • BSB: Superstock shake up confirmed for 2017

    06 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Superstock shake up confirmed for 2017

    MCE British Superbike’s Pirelli National Superstock 1000 Championship will be beefed up for the 2017 with the introduction of new, ‘endurance’ style races. BSB bosses have confirmed that they will...

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  • BSB: Updated: 2017 grid so far

    05 December 2016 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Updated: 2017 grid so far

    The 2017 MCE British Superbike grid is starting to take shape and it looks set to be star-studded year.  Reigning champion Shane Byrne will be out to defend his title after signing a two-year...

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