British Superbikes

BSB: Soft tyre switch brings Ray confidence

BSB: Soft tyre switch brings Ray confidence

Bradley Ray was able to turn around a tough opening day into pole position at the second round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch. The series leader had struggled in...

BSB: Brookes remains mystified by grip woes

BSB: Brookes remains mystified by grip woes

Qualifying at Brands Hatch brought a disappointing result for the McAMS Yamaha team with Josh Brookes qualifying a dismal 20th place. The 2017 series runner-up wasn’t able to progress from the Q1...

BSB: Ray continues to shine with Brands pole

BSB: Ray continues to shine with Brands pole

Bennetts British Superbike man of the moment Bradley Ray will start tomorrow’s opening race at Brands Hatch on pole position after pipping champion Shane Byrne in this afternoon’s qualifying...

BSB: Byrne quickest despite not making most of new tyres

BSB: Byrne quickest despite not making most of new tyres

Shane Byrne was surprised to be atop of the timesheets on the opening day of Bennetts British Superbike action as Brands Hatch after making number of mistakes towards the end of the session. The...

BSB: Linfoot out injured after FP2 crash

BSB: Linfoot out injured after FP2 crash

Dan Linfoot will miss the remainder of the second round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship after an accident in this afternoon’s second free practice session. The Honda Racing rider...

BSB: Ray: 'We know we've got the pace'

BSB: Ray: 'We know we've got the pace'

Bennetts British Superbike Championship leader Bradley Ray was unfazed despite ending the opening day of action at Brands Hatch just 17th on the timesheets. After a dominant debut double at Donington...

BSB: Byrne tops opening day at Brands Hatch

BSB: Byrne tops opening day at Brands Hatch

Shane Byrne led the way as the second round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship got underway at Brands Hatch today. Overnight rainfall saw things get off to a soggy start on the...

BSB: Linfoot looking to maintain strong championship standing at Brands

BSB: Linfoot looking to maintain strong championship standing at Brands

Dan Linfoot will be looking to maintain the front-running pace that saw him stand on the podium at Donington Park in this weekend’s second round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship at...

Brands Indy BSB: TV Schedule

Brands Indy BSB: TV Schedule

The second round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship gets underway at Brands Hatch Indy this weekend with qualifying and race action set to be broadcast live on Eurosport. As well as...

BSB: Ellison: 'We've still work to do but the aim is to win'

BSB: Ellison: 'We've still work to do but the aim is to win'

James Ellison is hoping to clinch his first race victory with the Anvil Hire TAG Racing squad as the Bennetts British Superbike Championship hits Brands Hatch for the second round of the 2018 season...

BSB: Byrne to test new swing arm at Brands

BSB: Byrne to test new swing arm at Brands

It might be the final year for Ducati’s v-twin Panigale, but the Italian marque aren’t resting on their laurels as the Be Wiser Ducati team heads into the second round of the 2018 Bennetts British...

BSB: Ray: 'I've got more to give'

BSB: Ray: 'I've got more to give'

Donington Park double race winner Bradley Ray is confident of continuing his front-running form as the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship resumes at Brands Hatch this weekend. The...

BSB: Mossey: 'I'd be disappointed with anything less than a trophy'

BSB: Mossey: 'I'd be disappointed with anything less than a trophy'

Luke Mossey heads in to the second round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship buoyed with confidence after a return to form at Donington Park two weeks ago. The JG Speedfit Kawasaki...

BSB: Brookes 'not stressed' despite challenging start

BSB: Brookes 'not stressed' despite challenging start

Josh Brookes remains pragmatic despite a tough start to the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship with the McAMS Yamaha team. The Aussie suffered his worse BSB points haul since a double DNF at...

BSB: Ray: 'Fighting for the title is difficult, but anything can happen!'

BSB: Ray: 'Fighting for the title is difficult, but anything can happen!'

Buildbase Suzuki’s Bradley Ray remains modest about whether he can fight for the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike title despite a dominant double at Donington Park this weekend. The 20-year-old stunned...

BSB: Byrne: 'You can't win the championship at round one'

BSB: Byrne: 'You can't win the championship at round one'

Shane Byrne remained pragmatic despite missing out on victory in the opening round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Donington Park. The reigning champion finished second and...

BSB: 'Steady start' sees Linfoot third overall

BSB: 'Steady start' sees Linfoot third overall

Honda Racing rider Dan Linfoot left Donington pleased with a strong opening weekend that sees him going forward third in the title race. But more importantly for the Yorkshireman, he says he’s pleased...

BSS: Commanding double for Currie at Donington

BSS: Commanding double for Currie at Donington

Aussie Ben Currie took charge of the opening round of the 2018 Dickies British Supersport championship after a commanding double victory at Donington Park this weekend. The Gearlink Kawasaki ace...

STK: McConnell leads series after opening round

STK: McConnell leads series after opening round

Billy McConnell leads the 2018 Pirelli National Superstock 1000 standings after the first three races of the season at Donington Park. The Buildbase Suzuki rider won both parts of Sunday’s Donington...

BSB: Tough weekend for Dixon after practice crash

BSB: Tough weekend for Dixon after practice crash

The opening round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship proved a tough one for RAF Regular and Reserve Kawasaki’s Jake Dixon. A showdown contender in 2017, Dixon was hoping to get off to...

BSB: Battle set to resume at Brands Hatch

BSB: Battle set to resume at Brands Hatch

The Bennetts British Superbike Championship rolls into Brands Hatch next weekend for the second round of the 2018 season. Having stormed to a stunning double victory in the opening round, local ace...

BSB: Mossey: 'I've got the fight back in me!'

BSB: Mossey: 'I've got the fight back in me!'

Luke Mossey was relieved to be fighting at the front as the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship got underway at Donington Park this weekend. The JG Speedfit Kawasaki star’s confidence took a...

BSB: Buchan shows potential with fourth in tricky conditions

BSB: Buchan shows potential with fourth in tricky conditions

Danny Buchan came away from the opening round of 2018 pleased to have proved some of his critics wrong by delivering a strong performance in tricky conditions on the FS3 Kawasaki. Often accused of...

BSB: Ellison continues TAG success

BSB: Ellison continues TAG success

James Ellison left the opening round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship with mixed emotions after a rollercoaster debut with the Anvil Hire TAG Yamaha team. The Cumbrian scored a...

BSB: 'Ray always had it in him' says Buildbase Suzuki boss

BSB: 'Ray always had it in him' says Buildbase Suzuki boss

Buildbase Suzuki boss Stuart Hicken has said he believes young gun Bradley Ray has what it takes to fight for the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship after a dominant double at Donington Park...

BSB: Haslam hits out after Donington tyre woes

BSB: Haslam hits out after Donington tyre woes

Leon Haslam has hit out at Pirelli after a challenging opening weekend at Donington Park.  The JG Speedfit Kawasaki star finished ninth in the opening race after dropping back from the podium...

BSB: Ray does the double at Donington

BSB: Ray does the double at Donington

Buildbase Suzuki rider Bradley Ray has backed up his first ever win in the Bennetts British Superbike championship yesterday by making it a double in the second race of the season’s opening weekend at...

BSB: Haslam: 'I had no grip from lap one!'

BSB: Haslam: 'I had no grip from lap one!'

Leon Haslam was left frustrated after a significant lack of rear grip saw him drop back through the field during today’s opening Bennetts British Superbike race. Haslam got an ideal start from pole...

BSB: Ellison: 'Just the start I wanted!'

BSB: Ellison: 'Just the start I wanted!'

James Ellison was thrilled to get his final Bennetts British Superbike campaign off to a strong start with a podium in his first race with the Anvil Hire TAG Racing team. The Cumbrian took an early...

BSB: Ray 'didn't expect' debut win so early

BSB: Ray 'didn't expect' debut win so early

Bradley Ray has admitted he didn’t expect to clinch his debut Bennetts British Superbike victory in today’s opening race of the year at Donington Park. The 20-year-old took the lead from Anvil Hire...

BSB: Young gun Ray stuns with Donington win

BSB: Young gun Ray stuns with Donington win

Young gun Bradley Ray took a shock debut victory in the opening race of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship, holding off reigning champion Shane Byrne and James Ellison at a chilly...

BSB: Byrne & Haslam raise track temperature concerns

BSB: Byrne & Haslam raise track temperature concerns

Shane Byrne and Leon Haslam have been to see race direction to raise concerns about track temperature ahead of this afternoon’s opening Bennetts British Superbike race. There were a large number of...

BSB: Haslam on pole after incident-packed qualifying

BSB: Haslam on pole after incident-packed qualifying

Leon Haslam will start on pole position for the opening round of the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship after a frenetic qualifying session. In light of the poor weather forecast for Easter...

BSB: Riders pleased with Donington schedule changes

BSB: Riders pleased with Donington schedule changes

The decision to move Monday’s opening Bennetts British Superbike race to Sunday afternoon has been well-received by riders as race bosses face the challenge of working with the weekend’s challenging...

BSB: Irwin to ride after free practice crash

BSB: Irwin to ride after free practice crash

Glenn Irwin will ride in tomorrow’s opening Bennetts British Superbike race despite fears he had broken his neck after a free practice crash. The Ulsterman came down heavily when he highsided from his...

BSB: Haslam quickest in mixed conditions at Donington Park

BSB: Haslam quickest in mixed conditions at Donington Park

Leon Haslam led the way as the 2018 Bennetts British Superbike Championship got underway at a chilly Donington Park. Persistent overnight rainfall and cold temperatures left the track sodden for the...