World Superbikes (January 2003)

  • Another result for the Texan Tornado

    21 January 2003

    Another result for the Texan Tornado

    Colin Edwards and his wife Alyssia will be celebrating today, following the birth of a baby daughter, named Gracie.We’ll update this story with more news as it arrives.To congratulate the Edwards on...

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  • Whitham announces his retirement

    21 January 2003

    Whitham announces his retirement

    World Supersport racer Jamie Whitham has quit racing for good.The 37-year-old is suffering from glaucoma, an eye disease which doctors fear may have been caused by the chemotherapy he underwent for...

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  • Walker goes faster than Bayliss

    21 January 2003

    Walker goes faster than Bayliss

    Chris Walker has set a time in testing, which is faster than Troy Bayliss managed on the same bike this time last year.Walker was testing at Almeria in Spain, and recorded a time of 1:36.9s That time...

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  • Foggy happy with Phillip Island test

    14 January 2003

    Foggy happy with Phillip Island test

    The Foggy Petronas team completed a successful three-day test at Phillip Island, leaving boss Carl Fogarty feeling positive.The team would not release official times, but Troy Corser was running 1:34...

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  • Supermoto champ on Supersport pace

    07 January 2003

    Supermoto champ on Supersport pace

    World Supermoto champ Thierry van den Bosch shocked his new rivals in World Supersports by matching lap record pace in his first test of Yamaha’s latest R6.He lapped Spain’s Almeria circuit as fast as...

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  • Foggy on A Question of Sport

    07 January 2003

    Foggy on A Question of Sport

    Carl Fogarty, the four-times World Superbike champion, and boss of Foggy-Petronas racing, will appear on BBC’s A Question of Sport this Friday, January 17.He’ll be joining team captains Ally McCoist...

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  • Updated 2003 WSB and Endurance calendar

    01 January 2003

    Updated 2003 WSB and Endurance calendar

    The Malaysian round of World Superbikes will not be taking place this year, but there will still be 12 rounds of action, plus eight World Endurance races, and the three Masters of Endurance events at...

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