WorldSBK: Jonathan Rea takes dominating double at Portimao
Race 2 at the Portimao’s Autodromo Internacional do Algarve saw Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) complete a perfect weekend, with a victory by almost six seconds over second-placed Michael van der Mark (Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team). Marco Melandri ( Racing – Ducati) rounded out the podium behind the... Read more
Runaway victory for unstoppable Rea in Portimao Race 1
Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) took his tenth win of 2017 with a fantastic ride at the Prosecco DOC Portuguese Round – which saw him dominate the race from pole and cross the line 6.189s seconds ahead of second placed Chaz Davies ( Racing – Ducati). Marco Melandri ( Read more
WorldSBK, Lausitzring: Chaz Davies dominates to take double in Germany
Chaz Davies ( Racing – Ducati) wrapped up a superb weekend on Sunday with his second victory of the Prosecco DOC German Round in Race 2, whilst Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Marco Melandri ( Racing – Ducati) also secured podium results. With light rain falling during the final... Read more
WorldSBK, Lausitzring: Chaz Davies dominates in Germany with Race One victory
As the riders enjoyed their first race since the summer break it was Welshman Chaz Davies ( Racing – Ducati) who produced a superb ride at the Prosecco DOC German Round on Saturday, taking victory by a 1.834s margin from Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team), with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki... Read more
WorldSBK, Lausitzring: Friday roundup – World Superbike & World Supersport
World Superbike As the WorldSBK riders returned to action after their summer break at the Prosecco DOC German Round Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) topped the Friday timesheets with a new lap record of 1’37.172 around the Lausitzring track. Sykes’ colleague Jonathan Rea and the Kawasaki Racing Team duo’s Read more
WorldSBK, Laguna Seca: Sunday race report
As the GEICO US Round drew to a close on Sunday afternoon at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca it was World Champion Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) who took the victory, with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Chaz Davies ( Racing – Ducati) also on the podium. Rea came from... Read more
WorldSBK, Laguna Seca: Friday roundup
Chaz Davies ( Racing – Ducati) made a statement of intent with the fastest time on day one of the GEICO US Round, returning to action after his Misano injuries with a 1’23.425 time in FP1 to put him ahead of his rivals. Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) was... Read more
WorldSBK, Laguna Seca weekend preview
Land of the free and home of the brave, America is the destination for Round Eight of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, as the circus rolls into the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Famed for the formidable corkscrew, Laguna is 3.610km of pure speed, and it’s not only turn... Read more
WorldSBK Misano, Sunday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WSSP300
World Superbike At the Pirelli Riviera Di Rimini Round on Sunday it was home rider Marco Melandri ( Racing – Ducati) who took a stunning first win of 2017, with Kawasaki Racing Team pair Jonathan Rea and Tom Sykes also on the podium. Responding positively to his last lap crash in... Read more
WorldSBK Misano, Saturday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WSSP300
World Superbike A breathtaking Race 1 at the Misano World Circuit “Marco Simoncelli” on Saturday afternoon saw Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) take advantage of three big crashes ahead of him to secure maximum points, with Alex Lowes (Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team) and Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) also... Read more