WALKER PODIUMS AT SILVERSTONE

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Rizla Suzuki's Chris Walker scored a well-deserved and hard-fought third-place podium finish in the opening race at the third round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Silverstone in Northamptonshire. 'Stalker', starting from fifth on the grid, battled his way up to second before settling down for a race long duel for the final podium place in the opening race. Last lap heroics … [Read more...]

AIRWAVES DUCATI BACK ON TRACK

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Airwaves Ducati return to racing action this weekend in round one of the 2007 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at the 2.6 mile Brands Hatch GP circuit. Both Gregorio Lavilla and Leon Haslam return, with support from title sponsors Wrigley’s Airwaves, for a third consecutive year in BSB. The team enjoyed a successful 2006 winning the Manufacturers title, with Leon coming 2nd and Gregorio … [Read more...]

WALKER RETURNS TO BRITISH SUPERBIKES

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After a six year absence, Chris Walker returns to British Superbike action in the opening round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch this Bank Holiday Monday riding an all-new Rizla Suzuki GSX-R1000 and determined to establish himself as a title contender from the outset. A four-time runner up in the series, fans' favourite 'Stalker' has spent the last half dozen … [Read more...]

VIRGIN LEAD AT SNETTERTON

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After two days of arctic conditions at the Norfolk circuit, the Virgin Media Optoma Loans Yamaha riders were greeted by radiant sunshine for the final day of the official 2007 Bennetts British Superbike test. It was well worth the wait with three of the four riders finishing in the top 4 of their respective classes. The Snetterton track layout lends itself for an ideal proving ground, with … [Read more...]

NEAR DOUBLE DELIGHT FOR HM PLANT HONDA

HM Plant Honda riders Ryuichi Kiyonari and Karl Harris experienced a mixed day at a rain soaked Croft circuit in round ten of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship today (13 August). Kiyonari scored his eighth win of the season in the opening race while Harris looked set to follow suit in the second only to be beaten to the flag in a race he dominated. In the first race of the day, … [Read more...]

EXCITING SHOOT OUT FOR THE BSB CROWN

BENNETTS BRITISH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND NINE – OULTON PARK – SUNDAY 23 JULY The outcome of the Bennetts British Superbike title chase is in the balance as the country’s top motor sport championship returns to Oulton Park for a second visit in what is proving to be a dramatic, all-action season. Three riders power into the Cheshire parkland circuit, as it hosts the ninth round, … [Read more...]

SHAKEY SPEARHEADS RIZLA SUZUKI CHALLENGE AT KNOCKHILL

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SHANE ‘SHAKEY’ BYRNE will be the sole Rizla Suzuki rider racing at the eighth round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Knockhill in Scotland this weekend. James Haydon is ruled out through injury and after the unprecedented events at Croft circuit last week the team has taken the decision to run with just one rider at Knockhill. The team attended an official MCRCB test … [Read more...]

KIRKHAM STEPS IN FOR INJURED BYRNE

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Jon Kirkham will stand in for an injured Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne at the seventh round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Snetterton this weekend after the Rizla Suzuki rider suffered a high-speed crash in the first practice session today. Byrne ran straight on at the end of the kilometre-long Revett straight early in the session and crashed at 187mph. He lost consciousness but … [Read more...]

REA AND LAVERTY AIM FOR THE PODIUM AT SNETTERTON

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Red Bull Honda riders Jonathan Rea and Eugene Laverty head to Snetterton this weekend (17/18 June) with their sights set on podium finishes in round seven of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship and British Supersport Championship respectively. Rea is long overdue his maiden podium, after an excellent start to the season that has seen the 19-year-old consistently challenge the … [Read more...]

AIRWAVES DUCATI READY FOR SNETTERTON

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The Championship leaders, Airwaves Ducati, head to Norwich this weekend for round seven of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship. Gregorio Lavilla and Leon Haslam will be looking to maintain their recent form and continue their dominant presence at the top of the championship standings. The 1.952 mile Snetterton circuit holds the reputation as being one of the fastest tracks visited during … [Read more...]