2006

WSB championship table

The current standing after the final round of the World Superbike championship at Magny-Cours on October 8,2006 Championship points: T. Bayliss 431 J. Toseland 336 N. Haga 326 T. Corser 254 A. Pitt 250 A. Barros 246 Y. Kagayama 211 L. Lanzi 169 C. Walker 158 F. Nieto 139 M. Fabrizio 125 K. Muggeridge 123 N. Abe 112 R. Xaus 103 R. Laconi 103 R. Rolfo 69 S. Nakatomi 48 M.

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Babes come together...

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Walker tries Rizla Suzuki

Walker tries Rizla Suzuki

Chris Walker will ride for Rizla Suzuki at the Race of the Year at Mallory Park on October 14 and 15, 2006, with the aim of securing a British Superbike ride for 2007. Finishing ninth in the 2006 WSB...

Suzuki sign Crutchlow

Suzuki sign Crutchlow

Rizla Suzuki has signed reigning British Supersport Cal Crutchlow to ride in British Superbikes in 2007, and make his debut for the team at the Mallory Park Race of the Year on October 15, 2006. The...

Sharing a joke...

Sharing a joke...

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Stiggy signs 2007 riders

Stiggy signs 2007 riders

Swedish World Supersport rider Johan Stigefelt will concentrate on team management in 2007 with new rider Yoann Tibeiro joining Robbin Harms on Honda CBR600RRs. Dark Dog Stiggy Motorsports will be...

Yamaha keep WSS duo

Yamaha keep WSS duo

Kevin Curtain and Broc Parkes will stay with the Yamaha Motor Germany team for 2007, despite Curtain crashing out of the World Supersport title at the final round at Magny-Cours on Sunday, October 8,...

Toseland/Bayliss win

Toseland/Bayliss win

James Toseland and Troy Bayliss have both taken wins at the final round of the World Superbike championship as Sebastien Charpentier retained his World Supersport title. Race one saw Toseland fight...

Haga stays fastest

Haga stays fastest

Cold and wet conditions for the second qualifying session at Magny Cours mean that Noriyuki Haga goes into Superpole top of the timesheets, as no rider was able to improve on first session times. ...

Biaggi tests WSB Suzuki

Biaggi tests WSB Suzuki

These are the first pictures of Max Biaggi testing for the Alstare Suzuki team for 2007. Biaggi appears to be riding the 2006 Suzuki GSX-R1000 to get an idea of handlebar and footpeg positions etc...

Corser moves to Yamaha

Corser moves to Yamaha

Troy Corser has signed for the Yamaha Italia team in WSB after being dropped by the Alstare Suzuki squad last week. Corser will line-up alongside rival Noriyuki Haga in what will be a Yamaha dream...

Corser on French pole

Corser on French pole

Sebastien Charpentier has kept his World Supersport title hopes alive by taking pole position for the final race of the series on Sunday. The Frenchman posted a time of 1:42.506, over half a second...

Ilmor bike unveiled

Ilmor bike unveiled

The Ilmor MotoGP machine has been unveiled at an offical press conference at Estoril for the Portuguese GP on Thursday, October 12, 2006. The conference was attended by the men behind the project,...

KTM's 2007 125cc team

KTM's 2007 125cc team

KTM has confirmed it will field three riders in the 125cc GP class in 2007, with Tomoyoshi Koyama, Julian Simon and Randy Krummenacher. Simon (19, Spain), and Koayama (23, Japan), will be the main...

Rossi fastest at Estoril

Rossi fastest at Estoril

Valentino Rossi has gone fastest in the first free practice session for the Estoril round of the MotoGP championship. Loris Capirossi is second faster, followed by John Hopkins and Nicky Hayden.

Anatomy of a crash...

Anatomy of a crash...

Supersport Cup champion Pete Spalding maintained his 100 per cent winning record at the British Superbike finale at Brands Hatch on October 1, 2006, despite a major crash in practice, pictured right. ...

BSB star marathon blog

BSB star marathon blog

British Superbike star Dean Ellison is planning to compete in the New York marathon to raise funds for the Riders for Health charity. And he's sharing his training regime in a blog for MCN. Training...

Thumbs up

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Riders week - Babe 7

Riders week - Babe 7

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Results: Imola WSB

Results: Imola WSB

Troy Bayliss secored the title with a win and a fifth place. see the full results below. Race 1: A. BARROS J. TOSELAND 4.351 A. PITT 6.809 N.HAGA 11.179 T. BAYLISS 11.537 L. LANZI 20.974 F.

Mad X-fighters MX video

Mad X-fighters MX video

We've got highlights of the recent Red Bull X-Fighters competition held in Madrid, which put the World's best freestyle MX riders up against each other in a multi round duel. Watch the highlights of...

BSB championship table

The current points standings following the final round at Brands Hatch. Championship points: Kiyonari 466 Haslam 458 Lavilla 377 Rea 248 Harris 244 Byrne 224 Rutter 206 Hill 187 Laverty 179 Richards 151 Thomas 117 Wilson 113 Smart 102 Coxhell 94 Haydon 77 McConnell 60 Mason 56 Hickman 42 Martin 39 Plater 37 Bridewell 37 Kirkham 28 Andrews 25 Nutt 16 Buckingham 14 Clarke...

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Kiyo secures BSB title

Kiyo secures BSB title

Ryuichi Kiyonari has secured the British Superbike title by just eight points after the final round at Brands Hatch. The Japanese rider took his Honda to the win in the first race leaving him only...

Results: Brands BSB

Results: Brands BSB

Ryuichi Kiyonari took the championship at Brands Hatch after a win and a second place. See the full results below Race...

Tyred babes

Tyred babes

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Babe mix-up...

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New boss at Rizla Suzuki

New boss at Rizla Suzuki

Former GP racer Simon Buckmaster begins his new role as Team Manager for Rizla Suzuki when the squad attends the Mallory Park 'The Race of the Year' on October 15, 2006. Buckmaster, 45, has managed...

It's a lonely life

It's a lonely life

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KTM Super Duke series

KTM Super Duke series

A one-make series has been provisionally announced for the KTM 990 Super Duke. MCRCB Events Limited and Dorna UK Limited are looking to run the races at selected British Superbike round in 2007, with...

Bayliss takes WSB title

Bayliss takes WSB title

Troy Bayliss has secured the World Superbike title after a fifth place and a win at Imola. The Ducati rider is now 98 points ahead of James Toseland with only 50 points left at the last round in...

Corser tops WSB times

Corser tops WSB times

Troy Corser has topped the free practice times for the final round of the World Superbike championship at Magny-Cours in France. Despite fellow Australian Troy Bayliss winning the championship at the...

Kawasaki riders for 2007

Kawasaki riders for 2007

Both the PSG-1 Kawasaki WSB team and the Team Gil Motorsport World Supersport team have announced their riders for 2007, and Britain's Chris Walker won't be riding for PSG-1. Despite taking a first...

Spies takes AMA title

Spies takes AMA title

Suzuki's Ben Spies won the 2006 AMA Superbike championship on Sunday October 1, 2006, with a seventh place in the race at Mid-Ohio. The race was won by team-mate Mat Mladin from fellow Suzuki rider...

Haga on provisional pole

Haga on provisional pole

Noriyuki Haga is on provisional pole for the final WSB round of 2006. The Yamaha rider posted a time of 1:40.474 to put himself ahead of James Toseland with 1:40.734, and Lorenzo Lanzi on 1:40.821.

Brookes signs for 2007

Brookes signs for 2007

Former Australian Superbike champion Josh Brookes will stay with the Team Bertocchi squad in World Superbikes in 2007, riding a Honda Fireblade. The team will be totally restructured, with new owners...