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SBK: Private testing resumes ahead of season opener
The WorldSBK teams are ready to resume their testing schedule ahead of the season opener of the 2015 season, taking place on February 22nd at the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit in Australia. Given the time of the year, the venues chosen are all located in the Iberian Peninsula. The... Read more
2015: a year of changes in WorldSBK
Every season has a story of its own and it all starts with the many changes that make the upcoming racing year different to the one that drew to a close. New rider arrivals and departures, rule changes, potential calendar modifications and many more variables create a new mix... Read more
Dorna WSBK commended for Corporate Social Responsibility
The annual HRC Academy meeting – an event organized by Toronto corporate event planners, that helps promote the exchange of ideas and experiences about corporate platforms and multinational companies – took place in Rome a few days ago. The meeting saw the involvement of top managers of some of... Read more
SBK: Sykes misses championship win by six points
The 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship fight went right to the wire and despite scoring two third places KRT rider Tom Sykes was unable to defend his crown and lost out by only six points. Loris Baz (KRT) finished second in race one and fifth in the overall... Read more
SBK: Guintoli wins Qatar race 1 to pile the pressure on Sykes
The penultimate race of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship, the first ever to be held under floodlights has been won by Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) who pulled away in the final four laps to cross the line a lonely winner ahead of compatriot Loris Baz (Kawasaki Racing... Read more
SBK: Melandri wins wet race 2 at Magny Cours
In similar conditions to the opening race of the day, Marco Melandri (Aprilia Racing Team) has won Race 2 at Magny-Cours. Long time leader Jonathan Rea (Pata Honda World Superbike Team) crashed spectacularly on lap 11, before remounting only to retire to the pits. That left the Aprilia pairing of Sylvain... Read more
SBK: Guintoli wins Magny Cours Race 1 and narrows the gap to championship lead
Because of the weather the race distance was reduced to 19 laps and after a number of riders fell in the warm up session the opening laps were very tentative for several riders. In the early laps it was Jonathan Rea (Pata Honda World Superbike Team) who led the way... Read more
SBK: Melandri wins Spanish thriller at Jerez
In of the closest races of the season so far Marco Melandri (Aprilia Racing Team) has taken the win in race one at Jerez after a 20 lap encounter that saw the leading group of eight riders exchanging places at almost every turn in the early stages. From the start... Read more
The second WSBK race at Laguna Seca was as hot on track as the air temperature as after two red flags and restarts, Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) came out victorious in the 7 lap sprint race that put an end to the ninth round of the 2014 eni... Read more
SBK: Laguna race one win goes to Melandri
After 25 thrilling laps, Marco Melandri has won the opening race of the day at Laguna Seca. Starting from Pole Position it was Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) who initially took the holeshot into turn one ahead of the Aprilia Racing Team duo of Marco Melandri and Sylvain Guintoli who... Read more