World Superbikes (Jan - Dec 2008)

  • Bayliss at Donington

    09 September 2008 by Tom Muldowney

    Bayliss at Donington

    I thought you might like to see some photos of Troy Bayliss my girlfriend took, just after his crash in race two at Donington Park.

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  • Lasting Memory

    09 September 2008 by Dave Perkins

    Lasting Memory

    Tommy Hill doing Jonesy proud at Donington, no more fitting tribute could be possible, at the place of Jonesy's finest hour. R.I.P. Jonesy, you will never be forgotten.

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  • Donington Park WSB

    09 September 2008 by ferrett123

    Donington Park WSB

    Although the weather was typical of the uk, it was still a good day out at Sunday's WSB at Donington park. It was my girlfriends first ever bike race as well, despite the weather she loved it all and...

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  • Brilliant ride by Troy Corser

    09 September 2008 by Tricky

    Brilliant ride by Troy Corser

    Brilliant ride by Troy Corser on Sunday Race 2 to get that podium, despite the absolutely awful conditions, and the amount of pain he was in. Here he was on Saturday not having as much luck. Ouch.

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  • Tommy Hill

    08 September 2008 by mark cuthbert

    Tommy Hill

    At WSB Donington I managed to bump into Tommy Hill, I wished him all the best for the future! He was not troubled by our approach, top man Tommy!!

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  • Bye Bye Bayliss

    08 September 2008 by David Cook

    Bye Bye Bayliss

    A great if somewhat wet days racing at Donington Park for the World Superbikes. Troy Bayliss had a great result in race 1 and sadly exited race 2 in the rain to finish his last World Superbike race...

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  • Lee Johnston to race with Direct CCTV Racedays team in European Superstock 600

    08 September 2008 by Liam Marsden

    Current BSB Superstock 600 championship leader Lee Johnston will join the Direct CCTV Racedays team to take part in the remaining European Superstock 600 rounds at Magny Cours and Portimao. Johnston has tested with the Racedays team at Magny Cours where he impressed the team. American Joshua Day will join Lee Johnston at the Racedays team after enjoying success in the Formula Extreme at...

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  • Frustrated with Donington

    08 September 2008 by Des Tweedie

    My wife and I have just returned from WSB weekend at Donnington. Our third visit of this year, firstly by bike, then camping for MotoGP and now in a caravan. I was extremely frustrated to find that the organisation has not improved over the year. The usual lack of sufficient facilities was compounded by the fact that there was no access to the circuit, from the camp site, on Friday. What is the...

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  • Rubbing shoulders with WSB stars!

    08 September 2008 by Jenny Linaker

    Rubbing shoulders with WSB stars!

    Rider pictures from the open paddock at Donington round World Superbikes 4th September 08. I only saw this advertised in the MCN and nowhere else! So thanks MCN for not letting me miss it, it was a...

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  • Video: The Brits are back for Donington

    04 September 2008 by Angus Farquhar, Michael Guy

    The Donington round of the World Superbike championship has got a massive lineup of Brits, both wildcard and regular. We caught up with some of them a the pre-race press conference. Check out the video below to see Tom Sykes, Cal Crutchlow and Chris Walker talk about the upcoming race.

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  • Win VIP tickets for Donington Park WSB

    02 September 2008 by Liam Marsden

    Win VIP tickets for Donington Park WSB

    The World Superbike Championship is coming to Donington Park this weekend (Spetember 6-7) - and MCN is giving you the chance to win a pair of VIP tickets to the big event. ...

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  • Jonesy's Curve

    14 August 2008 by fatgser

    I just wondered if there could be a way motorsport vision could be pursuaded to change the name of clarke curve to jonesy's, it would just seem fitting.

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  • Craig Jones funeral date announced

    13 August 2008 by Michael Guy

    Craig Jones funeral date announced

    Craig Jones’ funeral will take place on Monday 18th August at 13.00 at St Mary and All Saints Church, Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire, PE8 5HZ. Riders and circuit pay tribute to Craig Jones Jones...

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  • Craig Jones DVD?

    11 August 2008 by Paul Barratt

    I would just like to know if it would be possible to buy the DVD of Craig Jones at that Donington race? If ti was released, some of the profits could then go to the Chris Jones fund? To watch Craig backing in the bike was a joy and he will be sorely missed by us all.

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  • Top weekend at Brands Hatch

    11 August 2008 by Tim Glover

    Top weekend at Brands Hatch

    I was trying to convince these chaps to let me have a factory ride next year but they just said no. Top weekend at brands! R.I.P Craig Jones.

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  • Tragic loss to motorcycle racing

    06 August 2008 by lofty

    What a superstar in the making, such a tragic loss to the world of motorcycle racing. My heart goes out to Karen, the twins and the rest of the family. RIP Craig from Lofty, mechanic for FPR.

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  • Sympathy to Craig Jones' family and friends

    06 August 2008 by Broderick Bassett

    I would just like to send our sympathy to Craig Jones' family and friends after the tragic accident at Brands Hatch on Sunday. My young son and I were at the circuit and we were very sad to here the tragic news and felt we had to leave our condolences somewhere. It was our 1st motorbike race meeting and we still cannot believe the tragic news. The bravery of all the riders is all too apparent,...

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  • A sad loss. R.I.P Craig

    05 August 2008 by paul vick

    A sad loss. R.I.P Craig

    I took this picture of my cousin with Craig on thursday in the paddock, what a loss of a great racer and future world champion, our thoughts go to his family. R.I.P Craig.

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  • My story of Craig's crash

    05 August 2008 by Bill Moss

    My story of Craig's crash

    I was trackside on the exit of the last curve and was watching Craig Jones and the other two coming out of the bend towards me, I saw the rear end step out very quickly and highside Craig, he...

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