British Superbikes

  • Got them both

    08 May 2007 by yummytracey

    Got them both

    This is a picture of me JT and his manager Roger Burnett taken in the paddock at Oulton Park.

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  • JT gets snapped

    08 May 2007 by Anonymous

    JT gets snapped

    My kids and my nephews very happy to be snapped with James Toseland at Oulton Park.     

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  • Sykes & Walker Wheelies

    08 May 2007 by Kerry Green

    Sykes & Walker Wheelies

    Anything Shakey Byrne can do, Tom Sykes and Chris Walker can do better. Or, can they? You decide. Both riders pulled these monster wheelies from the bottom to the top of Clay Hill. The fans...

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  • Shakey's monster wheelie

    08 May 2007 by Kerry Green

    Shakey's monster wheelie

    Is there any wonder that Shakey Byrne is one of the fans favourites. We were fortunate to see Shakey pull a wheelie from the bottom of Clay Hill all the way to the top. Well done Shakey. Regards...

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  • Hobbs wins Supersport race

    07 May 2007 by Sarah Carnell

    Hobbs wins Supersport race

    Padgetts Motorcycles rider Dennis Hobbs took the honours at Oulton Park today (Monday) following a race-long battle with Relentless Suzuki’s Ian Lowry. Lowry had the upper hand following this...

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  • Lavilla claims race one at Oulton Park

    07 May 2007 by Sarah Carnell

    Lavilla claims race one at Oulton Park

    Gregorio Lavilla was back to winning ways in race one at Oulton Park this afternoon (Monday, May 7, 2007). The Spaniard, who won the first four races of the season, diced with teammate Leon Haslam...

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  • Kiyo fastest in morning warm up

    07 May 2007 by Sarah Carnell

    Kiyo fastest in morning warm up

    HM Plant’s Ryuichi Kiyonari set the pace in this morning’s warm up session on a damp track at Oulton Park. The Japanese rider set a best time of 1:45.876, completing eight laps around the Cheshire...

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  • McGuinness snapped at Oulton

    06 May 2007 by mark bolland

    McGuinness snapped at Oulton

    I got this picture of John McGuinness and my mate, Andy 'mad dog' Brown's, wife Carol at Oulton Park. This was taken at Sunday's pit lane walk. They will be thrilled to see this. Bolly

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  • Lavilla pole at Oulton

    06 May 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    Lavilla pole at Oulton

    Gregorio Lavilla claimed his and Dunlop’s first pole position of the year for tomorrow’s fourth round of the Bennetts’ British Superbike championship at Oulton Park. The Airwaves Ducati rider just...

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  • Plater wins Albacete Six Hour

    06 May 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    Plater wins Albacete Six Hour

    Steve Plater and Spanish team-mate Julien Mazuecos dominated Saturday’s Six Hour Nightime Endurance race at Albacate in Spain. The Kawasaki France factory duo won by a lap from their Suzuki Endurance...

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  • Haslam tops first day at Oulton

    05 May 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    Haslam tops first day at Oulton

    Leon Haslam topped the afternoon session at Oulton Park in practice for Bank Holiday Monday’s fourth round of the Bennetts British Superbike championship. Haslam, still badly bruised from his 174mph...

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  • Rea tops BSB practice

    05 May 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    Rea tops BSB practice

    Jonathan Rea set the pace in the first free practice session at Oulton Park in preparation for Bank Holiday Monday’s fourth round of the Bennett’s British Superbike Championship. His best time on the...

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  • Sweep Travels

    04 May 2007 by Chilly

    Sweep Travels

    Sweep has been travelling the world getting pictures from all around the globe with famous landmarks. And so Sweep wanted to see his favourite racer Leon at Silverstone. This pic was taken a short...

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  • BSB blog: Oulton a refreshing chane

    02 May 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    BSB blog: Oulton a refreshing chane

    Oulton Park and its changes of elevation in the glorious rolling Cheshire parkland will be a refreshing change after the flat, featureless and frankly tedious Silverstone. It may host the British F1...

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  • Haydon on Virgin leave

    02 May 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    Haydon on Virgin leave

    James Haydon has been replaced in the Virgin Media Yamaha team due to an alleged shoulder injury. He is being replaced ‘for at least two races’ by South African Hudson Kennaugh, currently placed...

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  • Walker-rep birthday cake

    30 April 2007 by Paul Barber

    Walker-rep birthday cake

    Here is a picture of my 30th birthday cake, compliments of my mother-in-law! Had to send it in, it's brilliant. Even Chris Walker himself thought it was great I took the picture...

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  • Kiyo takes Silverstone double

    29 April 2007 by MCN

    Kiyo takes Silverstone double

    Ryuichi Kiyonari took the double win in the second race at Silverstone, leading from the start until the race was red-flagged on lap 14. Behind Kiyonari the drama unfolded with Lavilla working his way...

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  • Kiyonari wins first race at Silverstone

    29 April 2007 by MCN

    Kiyonari wins first race at Silverstone

    Ryuichi Kiyonari and Jonathan Rea took a HM Plant one-two in the first race at the Silverstone round of British Superbikes. Chris Walker took third, claiming his first podium since his return to the...

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  • ITV Presenter

    28 April 2007 by biff600

    ITV Presenter

    Whilst at BSB qualifying at Silverstone on Saturday,  I bumped into Jane Omorogbe, (ITV's BSB Presenter), so a quick snap was had. You usually have pictures of the public with racers, so why not...

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  • Kiyonari secures Silverstone pole

    28 April 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    Kiyonari secures Silverstone pole

    British Superbike Champion Ryuichi Kiyonari secured pole position for tomorrow’s third BSB round of the year at Silverstone with a 1:25.38 later in the session – inside his own lap record time of...

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  • Kiyo tops Silverstone Saturday practice

    28 April 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    Kiyo tops Silverstone Saturday practice

    Ryuichi Kiyonari set the fast time in Saturday morning’s free practice session at Silverstone, in preparation for Sunday’s third round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship. Kiyo’s time of...

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  • Lavilla ups the pace at Silverstone

    27 April 2007 by Sarah Carnell

    Lavilla ups the pace at Silverstone

    Gregorio Lavilla upped the pace in the second practice session at Silverstone this afternoon (Friday) by going half a second quicker. The Spaniard, who has won all four races so far this weekend,...

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  • Video: Rutter talks at George Whites

    24 April 2007 by Angus Farquhar

    Video: Rutter talks at George Whites

    Michael Rutter attended the opening of George White's new Swindon super centre last weekend and while he was there BSB commentator Fred Clarke got him on stage for a quick chat. Watch the video below...

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  • Be Lavilla's grid girl

    24 April 2007 by Tom Rayner

    Be Lavilla's grid girl

    Would you like to be Lavilla’s grid girl at the next round of the Bennett’s British Superbike at Silverstone on April 29? Bennetts is giving one lucky MCN female reader the opportunity to represent...

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  • Video: We speak to Honda's TT riders

    23 April 2007 by Angus Farquhar

    MCN's BSB reporter headed to Castle Combe recently to catch up with the Honda riding TT racers as they prepare for this years race. Watch the video below to see all the action and interviews with the likes of John McGuinness.

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  • BSB crashes galore

    20 April 2007 by david willoughby

    BSB crashes galore

    Here is a sequence of three crashes from race day at Thruxton circuit for the BSB 2007 championship. Plus there is one of Walker after his bike blew up.

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  • Worthy sicky

    20 April 2007 by Michelle Hesketh

    Worthy sicky

    Today I pulled a sicky for the first time ever and went to see a friend who was working as a technician at Oulton Park on a BSB test day. It was a fantastic experience and I bumped into my favourite...

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  • Chris Walker's tank slapper

    20 April 2007 by Lee Kendall

    Today I was at Oulton Park watching a mate getting some test time in on his CBR6R for this weekend's club racing.   There were four teams from the British Superbikes also, one being Chris Walker's team.    Chris was out on track doing some testing, I was stood on the pit lane wall watching the start / finish straight when he came up the straight, he had the biggest tank...

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  • Bad day for Rizla Suzuki

    19 April 2007 by Dave

    Bad day for Rizla Suzuki

    Here are some pictures I got of Chris Walker and Cal Crutchlow's retirements at Thruxton. Stalker looks fairly cross after his engine blew while Cal crashed out.

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  • Thruxton supersport crash

    19 April 2007 by Kerry Green

    Thruxton supersport crash

    Adam Jenkinson (11), James Rose (28) and Kieran Murphy (98) came together at Thruxton in the Supersport race and this was the result. This is whilst John Laverty and Kieran Clarke of the...

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  • Cadwell lap times set to tumble

    19 April 2007 by Michael Guy

    Cadwell lap times set to tumble

    Lap times at this year’s August Bank Holiday British Superbike race at Cadwell Park are set to tumble thanks to resurfacing work at the Lincolnshire circuit. The majority of work has been carried out...

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