August

BSB: Michael Laverty: 'We've a fight on our hands to stay in the showdown'

BSB: Michael Laverty: 'We've a fight on our hands to stay in the showdown'

Michael Laverty admits he is lucky to remain in a showdown position after a second disastrous weekend for the Tyco BMW squad on the bounce. The two-time race winner this season has been dramatically...

BSB: Tyre issues hamper Byrne in second Cadwell race

BSB: Tyre issues hamper Byrne in second Cadwell race

Shane Byrne left Cadwell Park on Monday evening with a smile on his face after clinching his first victory at the Lincolnshire circuit since 2003 with Monstermob Ducati.  While JG Speedfit...

BSB: Showdown still in sight for Bridewell

BSB: Showdown still in sight for Bridewell

Bennetts Suzuki’s Tommy Bridewell is still in with a shout of a showdown spot after a strong weekend at Cadwell Park. A disastrous time last time out at Brands Hatch left Bridewell’s showdown dreams...

Kiyonari returns to BSB at Oulton with Smiths BMW

Kiyonari returns to BSB at Oulton with Smiths BMW

Three-time MCE British Superbike champion will return to action at Oulton Park next weekend after signing a deal with the Smiths Racing BMW team.  Kiyonari was left without a ride after being...

BSB: Guintoli considering BSB return for 2017

BSB: Guintoli considering BSB return for 2017

Sylvain Guintoli has confessed he is considering a return to the MCE British Superbike series for 2017.  The Frenchman has been left without a seat for next season with his PATA Yamaha team set...

BSB: Ellison claws back showdown spot

BSB: Ellison claws back showdown spot

James Ellison moved back into a top six showdown position despite a difficult weekend at Cadwell Park. The JG Speedfit Kawasaki struggled to hide his disappointment to take a sixth and eighth place...

BSB: Crash prevents podium challenge for Jackson at Cadwell

BSB: Crash prevents podium challenge for Jackson at Cadwell

It was a tale of what could have been for Lincolnshire lad Lee Jackson at Cadwell Park this weekend after a nasty crash in the opening race curtailed his hopes of a home round podium. The 20-year-old...

BSB: Haslam fights back with race two win

BSB: Haslam fights back with race two win

Leon Haslam delivered a determined race two victory in the second outing at Cawell Park, holding off rivals Jason O'Halloran and Shane Byrne to take his first win since Knockhill.  O’Halloran had...

BSB: Byrne wins intense Cadwell Park opener

BSB: Byrne wins intense Cadwell Park opener

Shane Byrne took his first victory at Cadwell Park since 2003 this afternoon with a stunning last lap move on rival Leon Haslam in the opening MCE British Superbike race.  Starting from second on...

BSB: Cooper tames BMW for front row start

BSB: Cooper tames BMW for front row start

Richard Cooper will start tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race at Cadwell Park from the front row of the grid after a stunning lap in qualifying this afternoon. The Buildbase BMW man posted a...

BSB: Outright record 'mind-blowing' for pole man Haslam

BSB: Outright record 'mind-blowing' for pole man Haslam

Leon Haslam became the fastest ever man around Lincolnshire’s Cadwell Park this afternoon as he beat Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne to pole position for tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race. Haslam’s...

BSB: Haslam sets fastest-ever lap of Cadwell for pole

BSB: Haslam sets fastest-ever lap of Cadwell for pole

Leon Haslam took pole position for tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race at Cadwell Park in a thrilling qualifying session which saw the top eight under the existing lap record. Haslam, who...

BSB: Local lad Jackson quick at Cadwell

BSB: Local lad Jackson quick at Cadwell

Lee Jackson’s run of good form continued as the eighth round of the MCE British Superbike Championship got underway at Cadwell Park today. The local lad set the third fastest time in the morning’s...

BSB: 'More to come' from fastest man Byrne

BSB: 'More to come' from fastest man Byrne

Shane Byrne has warned there is still more to come from him and the Be Wiser Ducati even after breaking the lap record on the opening day at Cadwell Park.  Byrne’s second session time of 1’26.291...

BSB: Byrne under lap record to top practice at Cadwell

BSB: Byrne under lap record to top practice at Cadwell

Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne topped the timesheets on the opening day of the eighth round of the MCE British Superbike Championship at Cadwell Park, shattering the lap record to sit 0.4 seconds ahead of his...

BSB: Showdown spot still the aim for Bridewell

BSB: Showdown spot still the aim for Bridewell

Tommy Bridewell has said he is still targeting a spot in the top six showdown despite a tough weekend at Brands Hatch leaving him with a mountain to climb. Bridewell had front-running pace throughout...

BSB: Cadwell Park races to be broadcast on Quest

BSB: Cadwell Park races to be broadcast on Quest

The eighth round of the 2016 MCE British Superbike championship will be shown on free-to-air TV this weekend, as Quest once again show qualifying and race day live. Monday afternoon’s race schedule...

BSB: Haslam: 'We need to beat Shakey'

BSB: Haslam: 'We need to beat Shakey'

Leon Haslam is determined to bring a halt to Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne’s run of good form as the MCE British Superbike championship heads to Cadwell Park this weekend. Byrne has been almost unbeatable over...

BSB: Mossey keen to put recent form to use at Cadwell

BSB: Mossey keen to put recent form to use at Cadwell

Luke Mossey is hoping to take the podium form he showed at Brands Hatch through to the eighth round of the 2016 MCE British Superbike championship at Cadwell Park this weekend. The 23-year-old led a...

BSB: O'Halloran out to surprise at Cadwell Park

BSB: O'Halloran out to surprise at Cadwell Park

While the battle lines might be drawn between Leon Haslam and Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne ahead of Cadwell, there’s good reason to believe it won’t be a two horse race.   Honda Racing’s Jason O’Halloran...

BSB: Byrne out for first Cadwell win since 2003

BSB: Byrne out for first Cadwell win since 2003

After a commanding double victory at Brands Hatch last time out, Shane Byrne heads to Cadwell Park for the eighth round of the MCE British Superbike Championship as the man to beat this...

BSB: Tyco BMW duo confident of step forward after Kirkistown test

BSB: Tyco BMW duo confident of step forward after Kirkistown test

Tyco BMW’s Christian Iddon and Michael Laverty are confident the team has resolved the issues which held them back last time out at Brands Hatch after a positive test at Kirkistown earlier this...

BSB: Mainwaring-Smart joins ePayMe Yamaha for Cadwell

BSB: Mainwaring-Smart joins ePayMe Yamaha for Cadwell

Howie Mainwaring will line-up alongside John Hopkins for the ePayMe Yamaha team at Cadwell Park next week, with the team’s regular rider, Broc Parkes away on World Endurance duties. Parkes had signed...

BSB: Ellison 'more comfortable' with Kawasaki after Cadwell test

BSB: Ellison 'more comfortable' with Kawasaki after Cadwell test

James Ellison was pleased with progress made by the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team in their two-day test at Cadwell Park this week. The Cumbrian was left frustrated after a technical problem saw him drop...

BSB: Opinion: Is Ryuichi Kiyonari finished?

BSB: Opinion: Is Ryuichi Kiyonari finished?

Ryuichi Kiyonari is the ultimate enigma. On his day he is one of the best riders the MCE British Superbike championship has seen since its inception 20 years ago, but more recently we’ve seen a...

BSB: Teams conclude Cadwell testing

BSB: Teams conclude Cadwell testing

A selection of MCE British Superbike teams concluded testing at Lincolnshire’s Cadwell Park this evening, with stunning weather leading to a productive outing for all present.  JG Speedfit...

BSB: Positive first day for Buchan and Tsingtao MSS Kawasaki

BSB: Positive first day for Buchan and Tsingtao MSS Kawasaki

Danny Buchan has been testing a Tsigntao MSS liveried Kawasaki ZX-10R at Cadwell Park today as he ponders over options for his future in the MCE British Superbike championship. The 23-year-old split...

BSB: First reaction: Easton makes MotoRapido Ducati debut

BSB: First reaction: Easton makes MotoRapido Ducati debut

Stuart Easton stepped aboard the Lloyds British MotoRapido Ducati for the first time today as the team test at Cadwell Park in preparation for round eight of the MCE Insurance British Superbike...

BSB: Easton joins Lloyds British MotoRapido Ducati for Cadwell

BSB: Easton joins Lloyds British MotoRapido Ducati for Cadwell

Stuart Easton and the Lloyds British MotoRapido Ducati team will join forces for next week’s Cadwell Park round of the MCE British Superbike championship after a flurry of mid-season rider...

BSB: GBmoto boss hits out at 'unfair' Ducati advantage

BSB: GBmoto boss hits out at 'unfair' Ducati advantage

JG Speedfit Kawasaki boss Mark Smith-Halvorsen has spoken out about what he believes to be an ‘unfair advantage’ held by the Be Wiser Ducati team after Shane Byrne stormed to an emphatic double...

BSB: Mossey closes in on top six at Brands

BSB: Mossey closes in on top six at Brands

Luke Mossey made his claim on a spot in the top six showdown spots at Brands Hatch this weekend with a strong showing for the Quattro Plant Tec-Care Kawasaki squad. While Mossey wasn’t able to climb...

BSB: Buchan and MotoRapido Ducati part ways

BSB: Buchan and MotoRapido Ducati part ways

Danny Buchan and the Lloyds British MotoRapido squad have agreed to part ways after a difficult first half to the 2016 MCE British Superbike season. The move comes just a day after the Bennetts Suzuki...

BSB: Kiyonari dropped from Bennetts Suzuki team

BSB: Kiyonari dropped from Bennetts Suzuki team

Ryuichi Kiyonari has been dropped from the Bennetts Suzuki squad with immediate effect after another disastrous weekend at Brands Hatch. MCN understands the three time British Champion was called in...

BSB: Haslam: 'I didn't expect to be anywhere near Shakey'

BSB: Haslam: 'I didn't expect to be anywhere near Shakey'

Leon Haslam has admitted he was surprised to finish second to Shane Byrne twice this weekend after a plethora of technical difficulties hampered his JG Speedfit Kawasaki team from making further...

BSB: Byrne holds off Haslam for emphatic double

BSB: Byrne holds off Haslam for emphatic double

Shane 'Shakey' Byrne celebrated his first double win of the 2016 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch, fending off a determined Leon Haslam to the rapturous reception of his...

BSB: Byrne wins race one as Haslam fights back

BSB: Byrne wins race one as Haslam fights back

Shane Byrne recovered from an awful start to take victory in the opening MCE British Superbike race at Brands Hatch, holding off JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s Leon Haslam to take his fifth win of the...