World Superbikes (June 2006)

  • Toseland takes pole

    24 June 2006

    Toseland takes pole

    James Toseland has taken a surprise pole position for the Misano round of the World Superbike championship. The Brit had finished all the previous qualifying sessions in eighth place but put in an...

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  • Pitt takes first WSB win

    24 June 2006

    Pitt takes first WSB win

    A dramatic days racing at Misano sees Troy Bayliss and Andrew Pitt share the race wins. James Toseland lead the first half of the first race after starting from pole but lost out to Troy Bayliss on...

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  • Podium hopes crash

    17 June 2006

    Podium hopes crash

    Continued from page 2 “A great shame after the Team had done so fantastically this weekend and been lying in third with just two hours to go!” was all Miles needed to say. Alex was...

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  • Bayliss tops first day

    17 June 2006

    Bayliss tops first day

    Troy Bayliss has taken provisional pole for the Misano round of the World Superbike championship. The Ducati rider topped the first qualifying session that saw exactly the same top three as the...

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  • Hodgson secures fourth

    17 June 2006

    Hodgson secures fourth

    Neil Hodgson had to settle for staying static in fourth place in the American Superbike championship after fourth and sixth place finishes. The former world champion fought to fourth place in...

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  • Bayliss top at Misano

    17 June 2006

    Bayliss top at Misano

    The two Troys are again battling it out for the top spot after the first practice session for the Misano round of World Superbikes. Troy Bayliss took his Ducati to the fastest lap but Troy Corser was...

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  • Bayliss tops Brno times

    10 June 2006

    Bayliss tops Brno times

    Troy Bayliss has topped the three days of World Superbike testing at Brno with a fastest time of 2:00 on qualifying tyres. The current WSB title leader also recorded a time of 2:00.8 on race rubber,...

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  • Bayliss flies at Brno

    10 June 2006

    Bayliss flies at Brno

    Troy Bayliss has embarrassed the rest of the World Superbike field by setting an incredibly quick lap at Pirelli’s Brno test. The Ducati rider ended the first of three days with and amazing...

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  • Edwards to race Suzuka

    10 June 2006

    Edwards to race Suzuka

    Colin Edwards is teaming up with Yamaha WSB rider Noriyuki Haga to take on the Suzuka 8-hour endurance race in Japan. The pair will ride a factory backed Yamaha R1 on Michelin tyres at the event...

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  • Hodgson still in title hunt

    03 June 2006

    Hodgson still in title hunt

    Britain's Neil Hodgson took a fourth and fifth place at the AMA Superbike meeting at Road America on Saturday June 3 and Sunday June 4, 2006, as championship leader Mat Mladin took a double win. In...

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