World Superbikes (February 2007)

  • Toseland wins race two

    24 February 2007 by MCN

    Toseland wins race two

    James Toseland has won the second race at the Losail circuit in Qatar after a near faultless ride. Early on, the same group of four as race one consisting of Toseland, Biaggi, Haga and Corser made...

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  • Sofuoglu wins in WSS

    24 February 2007 by Rob Hull

    Sofuoglu wins in WSS

    Kenan Sofuoglu has won the opening World Supersport race of 2007 after Hannspree Honda team-mate Sebastien Charpentier crashed out of the lead in the closing stages of the race. Yamaha rider Kevin...

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  • Biaggi wins race one

    23 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    Biaggi wins race one

    Max Biaggi has won the opening race of the 2007 WSB season – his first race for over a year and his first ever race in World Superbikes.   The Roman Emperor had to fight for his win after he and...

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  • Corser on Pole

    23 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    Corser on Pole

    Troy Corser has just snatched pole position for the first round of the World Superbike championship, ahead of Max Biaggi and James Toseland. With more Superpole wins than any other rider in the...

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  • Biaggi on race pace

    23 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    Biaggi on race pace

    Any doubts that Max Biaggi would take time to settle into WSB after a year out were firmly erased today, with the Italian in confident mood. He set the standard by posting easily the most consistent...

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  • Haga from Toseland

    22 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    Haga from Toseland

    The honour of provisional pole position for the opening WSB race in Qatar went to Yamaha’s Noriyuki Haga with a lap time 0.6 seconds inside Troy Bayliss’ 2006 lap record.  Haga has completed two...

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  • Toseland on top

    22 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    Toseland on top

    James Toseland topped the time sheets in first free practice with an impressive 2m 00.029s lap onboard his Ten Kate Honda.    The 26-year-old Brit spent the session fine tuning his advanced...

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  • WSB auction update

    21 February 2007

    WSB auction update

    WSB rights holders FG Sport have issued a press statement following rumours that the series may be up for auction with a price tag of £50m. The statement says: “With reference to the articles...

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  • WSB up for sale

    20 February 2007 by Gary Pinchin

    WSB up for sale

    The new World Superbike championship campaign gets underway this Saturday in Qatar, but it could be news off the track hitting the headlines after rumours emerged that Italian owners could be willing...

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  • Ducati's Italy test

    14 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    Ducati's Italy test

    Reigning World Champion Troy Bayliss completed his final test before heading to the opening round of the WSB championship in Qatar on 24th February.  Onboard the Xerox Ducati 999 F07, Bayliss got...

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  • Corser from Biaggi

    14 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    Corser from Biaggi

    Troy Corser continued his strong pre season form onboard the Yamaha Italia R1 to top the time sheets in a two day test in Qatar.  Although his lap time was one second slower than Troy Bayliss’...

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  • Martin praises Foggy

    14 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    Martin praises Foggy

    Steve Martin has revealed that switching to the DFX Honda CBR1000RR has been harder than expected after riding the FP1 for the Foggy Petronas team. After two years on the 900cc triple Martin is...

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  • WSS: Ten Kate quickest

    07 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    WSS: Ten Kate quickest

    Both Ten Kate Honda boys picked up where they left off by topping the timing sheets on the first day of testing in Valencia today. Defending Supersport Champion Sebastien Charpentier shared the...

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  • JT fastest in Valencia

    07 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    JT fastest in Valencia

    James Toseland has posted the quickest time at today’s test in Valencia, 0.7 seconds faster than his rivals. Toseland has been testing his two identical bikes on the opening day of the test in Spain,...

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  • JT ready for Valencia

    05 February 2007 by Michael Guy

    JT ready for Valencia

    James Toseland heads to Valencia on Wednesday for a two day test where he intends to put the finishing touches to his 2007 season preparations. Since the end of the 2006 season, Toseland has...

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