KIYO AND KARL READY FOR MALLORY PARK ACTION

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Honda Racing’s Ryuichi Kiyonari and Karl Harris make their way to Mallory Park this weekend (3/4 June) for the sixth round of the ever-competitive Bennetts British Superbike Championship. The HM Plant Honda Superbike riders are eager to get back on track after the cancellation of the fifth round at Mondello two weeks ago. In Ireland, Kiyonari demonstrated a blistering return to form and … [Read more...]

DOUBLE POINTS FOR BSB AT BRANDS HATCH

Competitors in the British Superbike Championship will compete for double points at the final round in Brands Hatch on 1 October.   Heavy rain forced the abandonment of last weekend's two races at Mondello Park in Ireland. Organisers have opted not to rerun the races. Instead, each of the two races at Brands Hatch in October will carry double championship points. The British … [Read more...]

TROY BAYLISS MAKES IT SEVEN WINS ON THE RUN IN SILVERSTONE WORLD SUPERBIKE

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Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) made it seven wins on the run in the European Round of the World Superbike Championship at Silverstone with his third successive double victory this season. With his closest rival Troy Corser (Suzuki) picking up a DNF and a sixth place, the 37-year-old Australian now has a lead of 76 points in the championship with seven rounds still remaining. Japan's Noriyuki Haga and … [Read more...]

BAYLISS TAKES SECOND PLACE ON STARTING GRID FOLLOWING WET SUPERPOLE AT SILVERSTONE

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Troy Bayliss will line up on the front row of the starting grid in second place for tomorrow's fifth round of the World Superbike Championship following a wet Superpole session at Silverstone. British Superbike regular Tommy Hill (Yamaha) used his wild-card status to good effect in the slippery conditions to power to the pole position, while the front row of the grid is completed by Chris Walker … [Read more...]

XEROX DUCATI: SILVERSTONE PREVIEW

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SILVERSTONE SHORT CIRCUIT AWAITS CHAMPIONSHIP LEADER BAYLISS AND LANZI (DUCATI XEROX TEAM) Silverstone (UK), Thursday 25 May: Following the high-speed blast around Monza, the World Superbike Championship passes from the quickest to the slowest track on the championship calendar as the Ducati Xerox Team pairing of Troy Bayliss and Lorenzo Lanzi line up for the fifth round at Silverstone. Last … [Read more...]

FORMER CHAMPION BYRNE BEGINS FIGHTBACK

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BENNETTS BRITISH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND SEVEN - SNETTERTON – SUNDAY 18 JUNE Shane Byrne enjoyed successful times at Snetterton in the formative years of his career and now he is determined to turn around his season there in the seventh round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship. The former winner of the title has had a tough time on his return to domestic action after the … [Read more...]

MONZA: DOUBLE FOR BAYLISS

Troy Bayliss extended his championship lead even further for Xerox Ducati after a spectacular double win at Monza in Italy at the fourth round of the Corona Extra Superbike World Championship. Second place went to reigning world champion Troy Corser on the Alstare Corona Extra Suzuki with his race one challenger Noriyuki Haga on the Yamaha Italia in third place. Alex Barros missed out on a … [Read more...]

BAYLISS SECOND QUICKEST FOR DUCATI XEROX TEAM IN OPENING WSBK SESSION AT MONZA

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Troy Bayliss set the second quickest time for the Ducati Xerox Team in the opening World Superbike qualifying session at the Autodromo di Monza. The 37-year-old Australian, who knocked four-tenths of a second off his own circuit lap record, set way back in 2002, was just a fraction behind provisional poleman Noriyuki Haga (Yamaha). "I haven't been to Monza for four years but the first exit hit the … [Read more...]

KTM 450 SX-F

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Following the very successful start to the 2006 Motocross World Championships, KTM presents this season an entirely new generation of offroad machines. The spearhead of the new range is the 450 SX-F. KTM has chosen to present the 450 SX-F, the first model of this new generation of offroad motorcycles, at the Spanish Motocross Grand Prix in Bellpuig. Drawing on the enormous wealth and competence … [Read more...]

TOP TEN FINISHES FOR HAWK KAWASAKI

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Round 3 - Thruxton - 17th April Hawk Kawasaki rider Dean Thomas secured two top ten finishes at the third round of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship on Bank Holiday Monday (17th April). 33-year-old Thomas gained a ninth and sixth place in the two Superbike races at Thruxton Circuit. After a fantastic qualifying position of fourth place on the grid, his second front row start this … [Read more...]