World Superbikes (June 2015)

  • Guintoli: We need to improve

    30 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Guintoli: We need to improve

    Reigning World Superbike champion Sylvain Guintoli has admitted that his Pata Honda World Superbike team have to find improvements from the CBR1000RR before long, after a difficult start to his first...

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  • WSB stars take to the Hill at Goodwood

    30 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    WSB stars take to the Hill at Goodwood

    Some of the top names in the World Superbike championship have been in attendance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed over the weekend, with championship leader Jonathan Rea, reigning champion Sylvain...

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  • Rea scoops race two at Misano

    21 June 2015 by Gordon Ritchie

    Rea scoops race two at Misano

    Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) eased to the second race win at Misano, after changing to the same ‘A’ rear tyre all his opponents used in race one. It was his 11th race win of 2014 and extended...

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  • Cluzel wins two in a row

    21 June 2015 by Gordon Ritchie

    Cluzel wins two in a row

    Jules Cluzel (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) scored a clear race win in the WSS class at Misano setting a new lap record on lap six, of 1’38.239, in the process. In second place PJ Jacobsen (Core”...

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  • Sykes controls from Rea and Davies

    21 June 2015 by Gordon Ritchie

    Sykes controls from Rea and Davies

    Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) took his third race win of the year, in perfect conditions at Misano, leading from flag-to-flag and finishing 3.613 seconds ahead of his eventual closest challenger,...

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  • Cluzel tops Misano qualifying

    20 June 2015 by Gordon Ritchie

    Cluzel tops Misano qualifying

    Jules Cluzel (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) scored pole in the WSS class at Misano with a 1’37.482 lap after a fight with two riders on four cylinder machines, Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) who...

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  • Biaggi leads day one in wildcard return

    19 June 2015 by Gordon Ritchie

    Biaggi leads day one in wildcard return

    Max Biaggi (Aprilia Racing) continued his strong early form in his comeback wildcard weekend by blitzing to the fastest lap on day one, a 1’35.380, with Davide Giugliano (Aruba.it Racing - Ducati WSB)...

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  • Biaggi back - and fastest!

    19 June 2015 by Gordon Ritchie

    Biaggi back - and fastest!

    Max Biaggi (Aprilia Racing) shocked some parts of the WSB world by taking an early lead in the time sheets with a fast 1’35.684 lap at Misano in the first session at the 4.226km circuit. Biaggi, now...

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  • Rea leads after morning test session

    08 June 2015 by Gordon Ritchie

    Rea leads after morning test session

    A Superbike only test at the round seven venue of Portimao, only one day after the race weekend itself, was held in dry and occasionally hot weather in the morning. Nineteen riders were present at the...

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  • Portimao WSB: Rea doubles up

    07 June 2015 by Gordon Ritchie

    Portimao WSB: Rea doubles up

    In a dry 20-lap race two Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) completed a double at Portimao, winning by 5.416 seconds from Davide Giugliano (Aruba.it Racing - Ducati WSB) and having time to wave at...

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  • World Superbike stars set for TT visit

    01 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    World Superbike stars set for TT visit

    The front runners of the World Superbike championship are set to visit this year’s Isle of Man TT, with reigning champion Sylvain Guintoli, points leader and Isle of Man resident Jonathan Rea,...

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