Industry news: Argentina prepares to host WorldSBK in 2018
The Government of the Province of San Juan (Argentina), Dorna WSBK Organization and the OSD Group are pleased to announce the signing of a three-year agreement to host WorldSBK Rounds at the Villicum Circuit, which is currently under construction. In the province of San Juan, near the city of Albardón... Read more
WorldSBK Aragon, Sunday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, World Supersport 300
World Superbike A highly determined ride from Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) at the Pirelli Aragón Round on Sunday saw the Welshman get his first win of 2017, with Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) also on the podium. WorldSBK Race 2 – in... Read more
WorldSBK Aragon, Saturday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, World Supersport 300
World Superbike Following a brilliant 18 lap contest at the Pirelli Aragón Round Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) maintained his 100% record so far in 2017, taking full advantage of a late crash for Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati), whilst Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) and Tom Sykes... Read more
World Supersport 300 kicks off in style at Aragon
Anticipation builds around MotorLand Aragon as the FIM World Supersport 300 Series was officially launched at the famous paddock show, following an exciting opening day of on track action… 37 riders will line up on the grid for the all important opening race of the season this weekend at the... Read more
WorldSBK Aragon preview: World Superbike, World Supersport, Supersport 300, Superstock 1000
World Superbike The MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship heads to the Spanish circuit of MotorLand Aragon for the first European round of the season, and it is a circuit Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing Ducati) has dominated at in the past. Set in the stunning desert landscape of Alcañiz and just... Read more
WorldSBK Thailand, Sunday roundup: World Superbike & World Supersport
World Superbike The second round of the 2017 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship concluded with another superb victory for Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) on Sunday at the Chang International Circuit, with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) also on the podium. In a restarted... Read more
WorldSBK Thailand, Saturday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport
World Superbike The third race of the 2017 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship in Thailand on Saturday brought a third successive victory for defending WorldSBK champion Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team), after he set a new pole record lap earlier in the day. Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) and... Read more
WorldSBK Thailand, day one roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport
World Superbike MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship riders took to the 34 degree Thai heat for free practise two, as they battled it out for the final spots in Superpole 2, which will take place before Saturday’s opening race at the Chang International Circuit. Setting the fastest time in the morning... Read more
WorldSBK Phillip Island, Sunday roundup: World Superbike race 2, World Supersport
World Superbike The season-opening Yamaha Finance Australian Round at Phillip Island saw Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) wrap up a double victory from ninth position, in a superb Sunday race. Starting from a re-shuffled grid, Aruba.it Racing – Ducati pair Chaz Davies and Marco Melandri were also on the podium. A... Read more
WorldSBK Phillip Island: Rea takes World Superbike race 1 win, Jacobsen takes World Supersport pole
World Superbike Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit was the backdrop for a stunning first race of the 2017 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, as Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) took a superb win, to start the season in style. Rea beat Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) by just 0.042s... Read more