British Superbikes

  • Francis takes win on return from broken arm

    26 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Francis takes win on return from broken arm

    Joe Francis took a dominant victory for Keith Flint’s CAME BPT Yamaha team in the Motorpoint British Supersport championship at Brands Hatch this weekend, just weeks after breaking his arm in the...

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  • My life in bikes; Roger Marshall

    23 May 2016 by MCN

    My life in bikes; Roger Marshall

    ‘The stuff we got up to, you’d never get away with it now’ Ex-factory rider now BSB rider representative Roger Marshall on crashing, riding with Joey and being MCN Man of the Year How did you get into...

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  • Byrne ends six year Ducati drought

    22 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Byrne ends six year Ducati drought

    Ducati’s six year victory drought came to an end at Brands Hatch this afternoon as Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne stormed to a commanding first victory of the season. Feeling confident all weekend, the...

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  • Haslam steals victory from Ellison's grasp

    22 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Haslam steals victory from Ellison's grasp

    Leon Haslam stole victory from the arms of team-mate James Ellison by 0.057seconds in the opening race of the third round of the MCE British Superbike championship at Brands Hatch. A lightning start...

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  • Ellison: 'I thought I had pole!'

    21 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Ellison: 'I thought I had pole!'

    James Ellison was left gutted with second place after crossing the line believing he’d taken pole in qualifying for the third round of the MCE British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch. As the...

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  • Pole boosts confidence for young gun Mossey

    21 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Pole boosts confidence for young gun Mossey

    Quattro Plant Teccare Kawasaki’s Luke Mossey was presented with a much-needed confidence boost at Brands Hatch this afternoon as he secured a debut pole position for tomorrow’s opening race.

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  • Mossey takes debut pole at Brands Hatch

    21 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Mossey takes debut pole at Brands Hatch

    Luke Mossey will start on pole position for tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race at Brands Hatch after a quick late lap saw him topple James Ellison from the top of the timesheets. There or...

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  • Kiyonari ruled out with broken collarbone

    20 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Kiyonari ruled out with broken collarbone

    Ryuichi Kiyonari’s tough start to the 2016 MCE British Superbike season became even tougher at Brands Hatch this afternoon after a crash in the second free practice session left him with a broken...

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  • Byrne tops close pack at Brands Hatch

    20 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Byrne tops close pack at Brands Hatch

    Shane Byrne led the way on the opening day of the third round of the MCE British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch, topping the timesheet from Michael Laverty with the top 21 split by less than a...

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  • Guintoli out until Misano

    20 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Guintoli out until Misano

    The PATA Yamaha team could find themselves without either of their usual riders at Donington Park next weekend after it has been confirmed that Sylvain Guintoli will be out of action until at least...

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  • Haslam hoping for dry Brands Hatch weekend

    18 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Haslam hoping for dry Brands Hatch weekend

    Leon Haslam is hoping for a dry weekend as he heads back to Brands Hatch for the first time in eight years. The former World Superbike runner-up heads back to the Kent circuit for the first time since...

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  • Byrne hoping for Brands Hatch fightback

    17 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Byrne hoping for Brands Hatch fightback

    Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne is looking to remind people why he’s a four-time MCE British Superbike champion at Brands Hatch this weekend as he sets out to make amends for two disappointing results at Oulton...

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  • Brands BSB set for free-to-air TV

    17 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Brands BSB set for free-to-air TV

    The third round of the 2016 MCE British Superbike championship will be shown live on free-to-air TV this weekend. Race day from Brands Hatch will be broadcast live on Quest, a free to air channel...

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  • Seventh for rookie Irwin at Oulton

    05 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Seventh for rookie Irwin at Oulton

    MCE British Superbike rookie Glenn Irwin enjoyed a strong weekend aboard the Be Wiser Ducati in the second round of the series at Oulton Park. Saturday morning’s wet practice session was the first...

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  • Kiyo hampered by others' mistakes at Oulton

    05 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Kiyo hampered by others' mistakes at Oulton

    Ryuichi Kiyonari endured a disastrous weekend at Oulton Park for the second round of the MCE British Superbike championship, with the three-time champion forced to retire from both races through no...

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  • Stalker shocks on sidecar debut

    04 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Stalker shocks on sidecar debut

    MCE British Superbike fans’ favourite Chris Walker impressed on his three-wheeled debut at Oulton Park this weekend, taking a stunning sixth place in the first sidecar race of the season. The veteran...

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  • Linfoot distraught to miss maiden BSB victory

    03 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Linfoot distraught to miss maiden BSB victory

    Honda Racing’s Dan Linfoot was distraught to miss out on a maiden MCE British Superbike victory after crashing out of the lead of yesterday’s opening race at Oulton Park with three laps to go. The...

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  • Haslam takes first win of BSB return

    02 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Haslam takes first win of BSB return

    Leon Haslam took a hard-fought first victory of the season in today’s opening MCE British Superbike race, holding off a hard late-race charge from Tyco BMW’s Christian Iddon. It was Haslam’s JG...

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  • Byrne upbeat despite qualifying crash

    01 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Byrne upbeat despite qualifying crash

    Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne remains upbeat ahead of tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race at Oulton Park despite the uphill challenge he faces starting from the sixth row of the grid after crashing...

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  • Haslam takes pole in dramatic qualifying

    01 May 2016 by Oli Rushby

    Haslam takes pole in dramatic qualifying

    Leon Haslam will start on pole position for tomorrow’s first MCE British Superbike race at Oulton Park, holding off team-mate James Ellison and Australia’s Jason O’Halloran to take the top spot in an...

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