World Superbikes (March 2016)

  • Davies takes a double win

    03 April 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Davies takes a double win

    Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing - Ducati) secured his second win of the Motorland Aragon WorldSBK weekend, by 6.471 seconds from Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team). Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) was...

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  • First 2016 win for Sofuoglu

    03 April 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    First 2016 win for Sofuoglu

    Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) took the early lead and kept it from pole position, with his team-mate Randy Krummenacher (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) second after 16-laps of running in the...

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  • Davies the Destroyer in race one

    02 April 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Davies the Destroyer in race one

    Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing - Ducati) became the first non-Kawasaki race winner of the 2016 season when he took the opening race win after 18-laps at Motorland Aragon. He broke the lap record on lap...

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  • Kenan cracks the 25 barrier

    02 April 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Kenan cracks the 25 barrier

    Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) took a comfortable win in the pre-race Superpole 2 contest inside the WorldSSP class, but did not get close to the previous track best from 2015 despite...

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  • Superpole 32 and new track best for Tom Sykes

    02 April 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Superpole 32 and new track best for Tom Sykes

    2013 world champion Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) won the pre-race Superpole qualifying contest at Motorland Aragon on his KRT machine, making it 32 pole wins in his career and his second top...

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  • Sykes fastest after first day in Spain

    01 April 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Sykes fastest after first day in Spain

    Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) ended his first day at Motorland Aragon fastest of all, with a lap time that was fully 0.375 seconds quicker than next best qualifier Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing -...

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  • Monza World Superbike round cancelled

    01 April 2016 by Simon Patterson

    Monza World Superbike round cancelled

    World Superbike shave confirmed that the round planned for Monza on the 22-24 July this year has been cancelled, after planned upgrades to the track were unable to be completed in time. However, in a...

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  • Video: Aragon World Superbike Preview

    29 March 2016 by James Archibald

    Video: Aragon World Superbike Preview

    This weekend sees the World Superbike grid reforming in Aragon, Spain, for the third round of this year’s championship, and to whet your appetite Dorna have released a teaser film to get you in the...

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  • Cluzel takes clever win in Thailand

    13 March 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Cluzel takes clever win in Thailand

    After a 17-lap race held in high 36°C air temperatures Jules Cluzel (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) was the eventual winner, after a near race long leading stint from PJ Jacobsen (Honda World Supersport...

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  • Rea wins close race from teammate Sykes

    12 March 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Rea wins close race from teammate Sykes

    Jonathan Rea (KRT) kept his 100% record rolling into the third race of the new season with a close win over his team-mate Tom Sykes after 20-laps at an overheated Buriram circuit in Thailand. Rea and...

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  • Cluzel and MV go top after WSS Superpole

    12 March 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Cluzel and MV go top after WSS Superpole

    In the Supersport World Championship Superpole contest Jules Cluzel (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) led the field, with a 1’38.383 lap that held off the Kawasaki Puccetti Racing duo of randy Krummenacher...

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  • Van der Mark quickest on Friday in Thailand

    11 March 2016 by Gordon Ritchie

    Van der Mark quickest on Friday in Thailand

    The fastest man on the first day of qualifying at the FIM Superbike World Championship round in Thailand was precocious podium rider from the opening round, Michael van der Mark (Honda World Superbike...

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  • ITV to screen World Superbike highlights

    02 March 2016 by Simon Patterson

    ITV to screen World Superbike highlights

    ITV have announced an eleventh hour deal to screen highlights of the 2016 World Superbike series, as they further expand their already comprehensive motorcycling highlights package. The free-to-air...

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