World Superbikes (May 2005)

  • Kagayama on WSB pole

    27 May 2005

    Kagayama on WSB pole

    World Supersport Saturday practice: 1. Charpentier 1:29.924. 2. Parkes 1:30.524. 3. Jones 1:30.683. 4. Fujiwara 1:30.806. 5. Curtain 1:30.879. 6. Corradi 1:30.883. 7. Nannelli 1:31.054. 8. Stigefelt...

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  • WSB stars swap sport

    27 May 2005

    WSB stars swap sport

    As part of the publicity for the World Superbike round at the Silverstone circuit on Sunday, May 29, 2005, the stars of the championship swaps bikes for balls to take part in a special football...

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  • Silverstone WSB: Friday

    27 May 2005

    Silverstone WSB: Friday

    World Superbike first qualifying: 1. Laconi 1:27.578. 2. Toseland 1:27.627. 3. Corser 1:27.696. 4. Kagayama 1:27.832. 5. Chili 1:28.145. 6. Muggeridge 1:28.189. 7. Haga 1:28.240. 8. Vermeulen...

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  • Toseland wins race two

    27 May 2005

    Toseland wins race two

    World Supersport: The French invasion of the Silverstone WSb round has continued with Sebastien Charpentier taking the win from Kevin Curtain. Sadly the promising wildcard entries of Cal Crutchlow...

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  • Ducatis top WSB practice

    27 May 2005

    Ducatis top WSB practice

    The factory Ducatis of Regis Laconi and James Toseland head the first free practice session for the WSB round at Silverstone this weekend. Regis Laconi completed 22 laps with a fastest time of...

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  • WSB at Silverstone

    20 May 2005

    WSB at Silverstone

    The World Superbike champion arrives at the Silverstone circuit in Northamptonshire this weekend (May 27-29), and preparations are well under way to make this the biggest and best biking event held at...

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  • 'Nitro Nori' for UK WSB

    20 May 2005

    'Nitro Nori' for UK WSB

    Noriyuki Haga has promised his British fans explosive action at the Silverstone round on Sunday, May 29, 2005, after admitting his season has been lacklustre so far. "So far I have not been able...

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  • Hose drama hits Hodgson

    20 May 2005

    Hose drama hits Hodgson

    Neil Hodgson was just one place out of a points-scoring psoition at the Pikes Peak AMA Superbike round on Sunday, May 22, after he was forced to pit with a water hose 'issue'. Hodgson had qualified...

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  • Hodgson 2nd on grid

    13 May 2005

    Hodgson 2nd on grid

    Niel Hodgson will start Sunday's AMA Superbike race in second position. Suzuki rider Matt Mladin set the best lap to take his 41st pole position with the time he set in the Friday qualifying session,...

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  • Hodgson back to fitness

    13 May 2005

    Hodgson back to fitness

    Ducati rider Neil Hodgson heads for the Infineone Raceway in California this weekend feelng fit for the battle and in third place in the US superbike championship He gained ground at the last round...

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  • Hodgson 3rd in race 1

    13 May 2005

    Hodgson 3rd in race 1

    Neil Hodgson took third place on the podium behind the Suzuki's of Matt Mladin and Aaron Yates in the first race at the fourth round of the American Superbike championship. Mladin was totally...

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  • Hodgson 5th in race 2

    13 May 2005

    Hodgson 5th in race 2

    Neil Hodgson took fifth place in the second America Superbike race on Sunday, failing to match his podium performance in the first race. The former World Superbike champ started from second on the...

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  • Kagayama on Monza pole

    06 May 2005

    Kagayama on Monza pole

    Yukio Kagayama has put himself in pole position for the Monza round of the WSB championship tomorrow, Sunday May 8,2005. Kagayama posted a time of 1:47.439 to put himself first on the grid, pipping...

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  • WSB Monza: Friday

    06 May 2005

    WSB Monza: Friday

    Monza Supersport free practice: 1. Charpentier 1:52.176. 2. Fujiawara 1:53.047. 3. Fabrizio 1:53.920. 4. Sanna 1:53.951. 5. Curtain 1:54.722. 6. Chambon 1:54.814. 7. Antonello 1:54.926. 8. Corradi...

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  • Aussies win in Monza

    06 May 2005

    Aussies win in Monza

    Race Two results: 1. Vermeulen. 2. Laconi. 3. Corser. 4. Mugegridge. 5. Toseland. 6. Pitt. 7. Chili. 8. Walker. 9. Haga. 10. Nannelli. 11. Bussei. 12. Abe. 13. Sanchini. 14.

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  • Hodgson battles illness

    01 May 2005

    Hodgson battles illness

    Neil Hodgson claimed a gutsy fifth place at the AMA round at Fontana, despite an illness making it doubtful the British rider would race at all. The former British and World Superbike champion was...

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