Tag: WSBK

WSBK – WSBK WorldSBK: Laverty ‘devastated’ to hear of SMR-BMW snub

WSBK – WSBK WorldSBK: Laverty ‘devastated’ to hear of SMR-BMW snub

Eugene Laverty has said he is “devastated” to learn of Shaun Muir Racing’s (SMR) decision to replace him with Tom Sykes, and believes it will be a struggle to find a competitive spot on next season’s World Superbike grid. After a tumultuous year, the 32-year old was hopeful he had done enough to secure a…

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WSBK – WSBK: Sykes to partner Reiterberger at SMR-BMW in 2019 | News

WSBK – WSBK: Sykes to partner Reiterberger at SMR-BMW in 2019 | News

Shaun Muir Racing (SMR) has signed Tom Sykes for the 2019 World Superbike Championship as the squad switches from Aprilia to BMW machinery, Crash.net understands. The future of the 2013 World Superbike champion has been uncertain since Kawasaki announced the signing of Leon Haslam in July. But he has found a place in a squad…

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WSBK – WSBK MotoGP: Sykes to partner Reiterberger at SMR in 2019

WSBK – WSBK MotoGP: Sykes to partner Reiterberger at SMR in 2019

Shaun Muir Racing (SMR) has signed Tom Sykes for the 2019 World Superbike Championship as the squad switches from Aprilia to BMW machinery, Crash.net understands. The future of the 2013 World Superbike champion has been uncertain since Kawasaki announced the signing of Leon Haslam in July. But he has found a place in a squad…

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WSBK – 2019 Phillip Island WorldSBK triple-header tickets on sale

WSBK – 2019 Phillip Island WorldSBK triple-header tickets on sale

Phillip Island to premiere 2019 three-race WSBK layout Aussies are in for a triple-treat with World sSuperbike’s new three-race format debuting at Australia’s 2019 Yamaha Finance season opener at the Phillip Island Grand Prix circuit, with tickets for the February 22-24 event on sale now via Ticketek. WorldSBK returns to Phillip Island in 2019 for…

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WSBK – WorldSBK

WSBK – WorldSBK

For the tenth consecutive season Phillip Island will host the opening Yamaha Finance Australian Round, giving fans the chance to be the first to see every new rider and machine for the 2019 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship in action from the 22-24th February. 2019 marks the dawn of a new era for…

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WSBK – WorldSBK

WSBK – WorldSBK

As the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship prepares for the season’s close at Losail International Circuit, Pirelli and Dorna WSBK Organization are delighted to announce the Pirelli Qatar Round will be held from 24th – 26th October. Expanding their support with the WorldSBK championship throughout the 2018 season, the Italian company have been…

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WSBK – WorldSBK Argentina Warm Up Results 2018 – SuperbikePlanet

WSBK – WorldSBK Argentina Warm Up Results 2018 – SuperbikePlanet

WorldSBK Argentina Warm Up Results 2018 from the Motul Argentinian Round, Circuito San Juan Villicum, San Juan, Argentina. The 12th round of 2018. San Juan Villicum Pos. Rider Team Bike Time 1 Jonathan Rea Kawasaki Racing Kawasaki ZX-10R 1:40.753 2 Toprak Razgatlioglu Kawasaki Puccetti Racing Kawasaki ZX-10R 1:41.044 3 Marco Melandri Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Ducati Panigale…

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WSBK – Sykes weighing up “interesting” ’19 WSBK option

WSBK – Sykes weighing up “interesting” ’19 WSBK option

2013 world champion Sykes has been a Kawasaki rider since 2010, but confirmed earlier in the year that the current season would be his last for the Japanese marque, with newly-crowned British Superbike champion Leon Haslam taking his place. Sykes has been linked to a number of teams for next year, with the Ten Kate…

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WSBK – Race Two Results From Argentina

WSBK – Race Two Results From Argentina

Some of the crowd at Circuito San Juan Villicum. Photo courtesy of Dorna/www.worldsbk.com. Motul Argentinian Round Motul FIM Superbike World Championship Circuito San Juan Villicum San Juan, Argentina October 14, 2018 Race Two Results (all on Pirelli tires): 1. Jonathan Rea, UK (Kawasaki ZX-10RR), 21 laps; Total Race Time 35 minutes, 13.668 seconds; Best…

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WSBK – Full Throttle: Can Haslam go from BSB to WorldSBK champion? – Superbikes

WSBK – Full Throttle: Can Haslam go from BSB to WorldSBK champion? – Superbikes

Greg Haines is joined by Michael Guy after another weekend of exhilarating racing. The pair talk about Leon Haslam – and his maiden BSB title – Jonathan Rea and WSBK’s debut around the new Circuito San Juan Villicum in Argentina. Greg puts MCN editor Michael on the spot with one particular question relating…

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WSBK – WorldSBK Argentina Race 2 Results 2018 – SuperbikePlanet

WSBK – WorldSBK Argentina Race 2 Results 2018 – SuperbikePlanet

WorldSBK Argentina Race 2 Results 2018 from the Motul Argentinian Round, Circuito San Juan Villicum, San Juan, Argentina. The 12th round of 2018. San Juan Villicum Pos. Rider Team Bike Gap 1 Jonathan Rea Kawasaki Racing Kawasaki ZX-10R   2 Xavi Fores Barni Racing Ducati Panigale R 3.273 3 Marco Melandri Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Ducati Panigale…

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WSBK – WSBK UPDATED: WorldSBK riders’ championship | ContentM

WSBK – WSBK UPDATED: WorldSBK riders’ championship | ContentM

Updated 2018 World Superbike championship standings after round 12 of 13 at Circuito San Juan Villicum, Argentina. 1. Jonathan Rea GBR Kawasaki Racing ZX-10RR 520 points 2. Chaz Davies GBR Aruba.it Racing Ducati Panigale R 348 points 3. Michael van der Mark NED PATA Yamaha YZF-R1 324 points 4. Tom Sykes GBR Kawasaki Racing ZX-10RR…

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WSBK – WSBK: Rea makes World Superbike history with perfect 10

WSBK – WSBK: Rea makes World Superbike history with perfect 10

Full World Superbike race two results from Argentina Jonathan Rea has become the first rider in World Superbike history to win 10 successive races with an unstoppable charge to double up in Argentina. The reigning World Superbike champion, who had been suffering with illness overnight, had been in the thick of the fight over the…

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WSBK – WSBK 2018 WorldSBK: Argentina – Race results 2 | Results

WSBK – WSBK 2018 WorldSBK: Argentina – Race results 2 | Results

Full race two results for the twelfth round of the 2018 World Superbike Championship at Circuito San Juan Villicum, Argentina. 1. Jonathan Rea GBR Kawasaki Racing ZX-10RR 21 laps 2. Xavi Fores ESP Barni Ducati Panigale R +3.273s 3. Marco Melandri ITA Aruba.it Racing Ducati Panigale R +4.660s 4. Chaz Davies GBR Aruba.it Racing Ducati…

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WSBK – WorldSBK Argentina: Cluzel keeps WorldSSP title hopes alive

WSBK – WorldSBK Argentina: Cluzel keeps WorldSSP title hopes alive

NRT Yamaha’s Jules Cluzel kept his WorldSSP title hopes alive with a win at the Argentine WorldSBK round this afternoon, emerging victorious after a close battle with rival Sandro Cortese. Cluzel is now just six points behind Cortese in the championship, with just the season finale at Losail to come in two week’s time. Cluzel…

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