British Superbikes

  • BSB: 'No decision on 2018 yet' says Haslam

    11 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: 'No decision on 2018 yet' says Haslam

    Leon Haslam has said no decision has been made on whether he’ll make the switch to the Superbike World Championship in 2018 despite Puccetti Kawasaki pushing hard for the 2010 WSB runner-up. Manuel...

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  • BSB: Dixon back at the sharp end

    10 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Dixon back at the sharp end

    When Jake Dixon stormed to a surprise debut double victory at Knockhill back in June, his MCE British Superbike Championship prowess was unknown. Having not even finished on the podium before, it...

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  • BSB: Haslam happy with podium at bogey circuit

    08 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Haslam happy with podium at bogey circuit

    On an average weekend, Leon Haslam wouldn’t be best pleased with seventh and third place but considering it came at what he calls his worst circuit on the calendar, the JG Speedfit Kawasaki man walks...

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  • BSB: Brookes returns to top step at Thruxton

    06 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Brookes returns to top step at Thruxton

    Josh Brookes made an emotional return to the top step of the MCE British Superbike podium after an impressive ride in the opening race at Thruxton. After lengthy delays, the shortened race got...

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  • BSB: Byrne frustrated with Thruxton pace

    05 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Byrne frustrated with Thruxton pace

    Shane Byrne was furious after this afternoon’s MCE British Superbike qualifying at Thruxton as he was unable to replicate the pace he enjoyed at the super-fast circuit last year. The Be Wiser Ducati...

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  • BSB: Haslam upbeat despite Superpole crash

    05 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Haslam upbeat despite Superpole crash

    Leon Haslam was left frustrated after a crash in Superpole left him ninth on the grid for tomorrow’s opening race at Thruxton, but remains upbeat after making a number of steps forward with his JG...

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  • BSB: Dixon edges Brookes for Thruxton pole

    05 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Dixon edges Brookes for Thruxton pole

    Jake Dixon will start on pole position for tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race at Thruxton after an impressive Superpole lap in the Hampshire sunshine. The RAF Regular & Reserves rider,...

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  • VIDEO: On-board for Luke Mossey's FP3 crash

    05 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    VIDEO: On-board for Luke Mossey's FP3 crash

    This is the moment Luke Mossey's 2017 MCE British Superbike championship challenge took a knock as he was injured in a heavy crash in this morning's free practice session.  The JG Speedfit...

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  • BSB: Mossey out of action after FP3 crash

    05 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Mossey out of action after FP3 crash

    Luke Mossey has been ruled out of action for the remainder of the seventh round of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship at Thruxton after a crash in this morning’s free practice session. The JG...

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  • BSB: Haslam: 'It's not about one lap pace'

    04 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Haslam: 'It's not about one lap pace'

    Leon Haslam was upbeat despite finishing the opening day at Thruxton seventh on the timesheets as he looks to set his JG Speedfit Kawasaki up for what he calls his ‘bogey track’. The super-fast...

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  • BSB: Realistic Irwin expecting to be closer

    03 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Realistic Irwin expecting to be closer

    Glenn Irwin is confident the flowing nature of Thruxton should help him this weekend as he continues to recover from the dislocated and fractured elbow and shoulder he sustained at Knockhill. The Be...

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  • BSB: Brookes heads to 'favourite' Thruxton

    02 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Brookes heads to 'favourite' Thruxton

    Josh Brookes is hoping he can kick start his 2017 MCE British Superbike title challenge as the series heads to his favourite circuit this weekend. The Anvil Hire TAG Yamaha rider has been quick in...

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  • BSB: Opinion: Can Shakey be stopped?

    02 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Opinion: Can Shakey be stopped?

    Byrne’s Brands Hatch dominance was somewhat of an ominous prospect. Last year, while he was super quick at Snetterton, Brands and Thruxton he only did the double at Brands, but with two of those...

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  • BSB: Haslam back on track with Cadwell test

    01 August 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Haslam back on track with Cadwell test

    Less than 48 hours after riding a gruelling five hours on his way to second place in the Suzuka Eight Hour, Leon Haslam was back in the UK at Cadwell Park to test for his JG Speedfit Kawasaki MCE...

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  • BSB: Guintoli: 'We have to keep working'

    31 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Guintoli: 'We have to keep working'

    Sylvain Guintoli has admitted he isn’t where he expected to be as the second half of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship gets underway at Thruxton this weekend. The 2014 World Superbike...

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  • BSB: Haslam hampered by lack of testing

    28 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Haslam hampered by lack of testing

    It was the dream start to the 2017 MCE British Superbike season for the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team with Leon Haslam and Luke Mossey sharing the first four victories of the year.  However, since...

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  • BSB: Suzuka breakthrough for Linfoot

    27 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Suzuka breakthrough for Linfoot

    While Jason O’Halloran has been able to enjoy a number strong results with Honda’s now infamous 2017 Fireblade so far this season, team-mate Dan Linfoot struggled to find that same...

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  • BSB: Hickman narrowly misses podium

    26 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Hickman narrowly misses podium

    Peter Hickman’s 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship campaign hasn’t been much to shout about so far this season. The Smiths BMW rider hasn’t set the world on fire but has consistently notched up...

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  • BSS: Kennedy takes stunning win for MV

    25 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSS: Kennedy takes stunning win for MV

    Jack Kennedy took a stunning victory in the Dickies British Supersport race with an incredible last lap, last corner pass on Appleyard Macadam Yamaha’s Keith Farmer. In what would become the race of...

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  • BSB: Ellison gets a break at Brands

    25 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Ellison gets a break at Brands

    James Ellison enjoyed his strongest weekend of the season to walk away as the second highest points scorer of the weekend behind twice winner Shane Byrne. It’s been a frustrating season for the...

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  • BSB: Iddon reignites showdown hopes

    25 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Iddon reignites showdown hopes

    Christian Iddon reignited his hopes of a Showdown spot with a podium finish as he returned to action at Brands Hatch this weekend. The Tyco BMW rider needed a skin graft on a heavy cut to his arm...

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  • BSB: Double for Byrne as Brookes crashes out

    23 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Double for Byrne as Brookes crashes out

    Shane Byrne dominated the second MCE British Superbike race at Brands Hatch after rival Josh Brookes dramatically crashed out of the race after setting a new lap record. Starting on the front row,...

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  • BSB: Byrne wins epic Brands Hatch opener

    23 July 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Byrne wins epic Brands Hatch opener

    Shane Byrne took a hard-fought victory in an epic opening MCE British Superbike Championship race at Brands Hatch. The Be Wiser Ducati star has been the quickest man all weekend, but he was made to...

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