2016

WSB: Canepa to stand in for Guintoli at Laguna

WSB: Canepa to stand in for Guintoli at Laguna

Niccolo Canepa will again replace the injured Sylvain Guintoli in this weekend’s ninth round of the Superbike World Championship at Laguna Seca. Guintoli has been out of action since badly injuring...

WSB: Davies keen to get back on track at Laguna

WSB: Davies keen to get back on track at Laguna

Chaz Davies will make a last-ditch attempt to get his season back on track as the World Superbike Championship hits Laguna Seca this weekend. Despite a strong start to the year, the Welshman’s season...

WSB: de Rosa to make World Superbike debut at Laguna Seca

WSB: de Rosa to make World Superbike debut at Laguna Seca

Former Raffaele de Rosa will make his World Superbike debut at Laguna Seca this weekend as he deputises for the injured Markus Reiterberger in the Althea BMW squad. Reiterberger dramatically crashed...

WSS: Sofuoglu aims for 250mph in H2R record attempt

WSS: Sofuoglu aims for 250mph in H2R record attempt

Kenan Sofuoglu will attempt to break the 400kph barrier (248.5mph) on his Kawasaki H2R at the opening of a bridge near Istanbul. The four-time World Supersport champion will make the attempt at the...

WSB: Sykes pips Rea to top Misano test

WSB: Sykes pips Rea to top Misano test

Tom Sykes pipped team-mate Jonathan Rea to top the timesheets as team’s completed a one-day test in Misano. Mirroring the weekend’s race action, the Kawasaki Racing Team duo of Jonathan Rea and Tom...

WSB: Nasty highside rules Reiterberger out for Laguna

WSB: Nasty highside rules Reiterberger out for Laguna

Markus Reiterberger will be forced to miss the next round of the Superbike World Championship at Laguna Seca after fracturing his D12 vertebra in Misano. The German star had made a strong start to the...

WSB: Sykes signs two-year extension with Kawasaki

WSB: Sykes signs two-year extension with Kawasaki

Tom Sykes has signed a two-year extension with the Kawasaki Racing Team to continue to compete in the Superbike World Championship. The agreement will see Sykes remain with Kawasaki for an incredible...

WSS: Sofuoglu wins again

WSS: Sofuoglu wins again

In the last WorldSSP race before the long summer break Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) was the eventual winner, with Federico Caricasulo (BARDAHL Evan Bros. Honda Racing) second and long...

WSB: Rea wins again with Sykes second

WSB: Rea wins again with Sykes second

Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) waited until the fifth to last lap to overhaul long time leader Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) to take a double win at Misano, extending his championship lead to...

WSB: Rea narrowly beats Sykes in Misano Race 1

WSB: Rea narrowly beats Sykes in Misano Race 1

Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) led all the way to the finish of the first Misano WorldSBK race at Misano but on the final lap his constant shadow Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) attempted to...

WSS: Sofuoglu tops Friday times in Misano

WSS: Sofuoglu tops Friday times in Misano

After his team-mate had been fastest in the morning session at Misano, Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) pushed his way to the top of the overall WorldSSP times on Friday afternoon, leaving...

WSB: Hayden tops day one in Misano

WSB: Hayden tops day one in Misano

Nicky Hayden (Honda World Superbike Team) made great use of the warm temperatures at Misano to lead the opening day of qualifying action, heading off the challenge of young German rider Markus...

WSB: Rea out for the double in Misano

WSB: Rea out for the double in Misano

Jonathan Rea is setting his sights on a double victory as the second half of the World Superbike season gets underway at Misano this weekend. The Ulsterman was left to walk away from his home round at...

WSB: Davies hoping for more home success for Ducati

WSB: Davies hoping for more home success for Ducati

Chaz Davies will be looking to get his season back on track as the second half of the Superbike World Championship season kicks off in Misano. The Welshman’s championship chances took a dent at...

WSB: Canepa to replace recovering Guintoli at Misano

WSB: Canepa to replace recovering Guintoli at Misano

Former European Superstock 100 champion Niccolò Canepa will return to the World Superbike championship this weekend in Misano, when he steps up to the Pata Crescent Yamaha squad to replace the injured...

WSB: Positive test for Kawasaki duo at Jerez

WSB: Positive test for Kawasaki duo at Jerez

While many World Superbike teams tested at Misano ahead of the eighth round of the 2016 Superbike World Championship, the Kawasaki Racing Team duo headed to Jerez to turn some laps before the second...

WSB: Alex Lowes returns to action in Misano

WSB: Alex Lowes returns to action in Misano

Injured Alex Lowes returned to action with the PATA Yamaha team in a brief test at Misano yesterday, riding for the first time since pulling out of the weekend’s Donington Park World Superbike...

WSB: Hayden and van der Mark improve grip in Misano

WSB: Hayden and van der Mark improve grip in Misano

Honda’s World Superbike duo completed a successful test at Misano ahead of the eighth round o the 2016 season.   Nicky Hayden and Michael van der Mark both completed 58 laps of the Rimini circuit...

WSB: Ducati enjoy successful test in Misano

WSB: Ducati enjoy successful test in Misano

Ducati’s World Superbike team have completed a successful test at Misano ahead of the next round at the Rimini circuit in two weeks’ time. Despite rain after lunch limiting their time on track, Chaz...

WSB: Camier takes MV Agusta to best-ever weekend

WSB: Camier takes MV Agusta to best-ever weekend

Leon Camier took MV Agusta to their best-ever weekend in the Superbike World Championship at Donington Park, crossing the line to take fourth and fifth on the F4 RR. The British star came on strong in...

WSB: Brookes finds feeling at Donington

WSB: Brookes finds feeling at Donington

After a difficult start to the season with the Milwaukee BMW team, Josh Brookes headed to Donington Park unsure of what to expect. While Donington is a circuit he knows well from his time in the...

Davies: 'I probably pushed too hard'

Davies: 'I probably pushed too hard'

Chaz Davies was relieved to finish on the podium in Sunday’s second race after a difficult start to the weekend at Donington Park. The Welshman lost the majority of the FP2 session on Friday after his...

Rea frustrated to miss out on Race 2 win

Rea frustrated to miss out on Race 2 win

Jonathan Rea was left frustrated after missing out on a chance of victory in Sunday’s second Superbike race at Donington Park. The Ulsterman stalked team-mate Sykes, who had so far dominated the...

Sykes hails 'perfect' weekend

Sykes hails 'perfect' weekend

Tom Sykes has hailed a perfect weekend after taking his eighth consecutive victory at Donington Park in front of his home crowd. The Kawasaki star shattered the outright lap record to take pole...

Tom Sykes reigns supreme with Donington double

Tom Sykes reigns supreme with Donington double

Tom Sykes fended off an attack from team-mate Jonathan Rea to take his eighth consecutive victory in the second Superbike race at Donington Park. With a much better start than yesterday’s first...

Dominant Donington win for Sofuoglu

Dominant Donington win for Sofuoglu

Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) extended his championship lead with a start-to-finish victory in the 20-lap WorldSSP race at Donington, winning by 1.569 seconds. It was his 35th career WSS...

Stapleford secures Donington front row

Stapleford secures Donington front row

Luke Stapleford will start his home round of the 2016 Supersport World Championship at Donington Park from the front row of the grid. The reigning British Supersport Champion qualified third behind...

Camier matches season-best result for MV Agusta

Camier matches season-best result for MV Agusta

Leon Camier repeated his best-ever performance on MV Agusta’s F4 with a fourth place in today’s opening race at Donington Park. The 2009 British Superbike Champion has been on the pace throughout the...

False neutrals hinder Rea in opening race

False neutrals hinder Rea in opening race

Jonathan Rea’s progress in today’s opening World Superbike race at Donington Park was hindered after hitting a number of false neutrals while fighting with team-mate Tom Sykes and Ducati’s Davide...

Sykes: 'I had to fight for it!'

Sykes: 'I had to fight for it!'

Tom Sykes took a seventh consecutive victory at Donington Park this afternoon and says the win was all the more rewardable given the fight he had to put up to get it. Having been beaten up in the...

Disastrous opening race for Davies

Disastrous opening race for Davies

Chaz Davies’ weekend went from bad to worse at Donington Park this afternoon as he crashed out of the opening race twice. The Welshman’s weekend didn’t get off to the best of starts on Friday as he...

Magnificent seven for Sykes at Donington

Magnificent seven for Sykes at Donington

Tom Sykes cruised to a seventh consecutive Donington Park victory this afternoon, beating Ducati’s Davide Giugliano and team-mate Jonathan Rea. Chaz Davies took the holeshot to lead the early stages...

Sofuoglu takes supersport pole

Sofuoglu takes supersport pole

Reigning World Supersport Champion Kenan Sofuoglu fought off competition from PJ Jacobsen and Luke Stapleford to take pole position for tomorrow’s World Supersport race at Donington Park. The...

Sykes decimates opposition for record Donington pole

Sykes decimates opposition for record Donington pole

Tom Sykes obliterated his opposition as he set the fastest ever two-wheeled lap around Donington Park on his way to pole position for the weekend’s two World Superbike races. The Kawasaki man’s time...

Lowes ruled out of remainder of Donington round

Lowes ruled out of remainder of Donington round

Alex Lowes has been ruled out of the remainder of this weekend’s World Superbike action at Donington Park as he continues to recover from a broken collarbone. The PATA Yamaha star sustained a fracture...

Beaubier impresses in Donington practice

Beaubier impresses in Donington practice

Cameron Beaubier swapped his MotoAmerica R1 ride for the official WorldSBK seat vacated by the injured Sylvain Guintoli at Donington – and impressed all with his instant pace in going ninth after...