PODIUM FOR MAX IN RACE TWO

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The fifth round of the Superbike World Championship at Assen was one of mixed fortunes for Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra riders Max Biaggi and Yukio Kagayama. Max took a hard fought for sixth in the first race and then followed it up with a superb third place in the second, but Yukio struggled with problems in both races, finishing seventh in race one and eleventh in race two. The first race … [Read more...]

CORSER GIVES YAMAHA THEIR DEBUT PODIUM

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Troy Corser gave his Yamaha Motor Italy WSB Team something to cheer with a hard fought podium finish in the second race at today‚Äôs opening round of the 2007 Superbike World Championship in Qatar.   With team-mate Noriyuki Haga digging deep to finish fourth, it was a promising start for the 2007-model YZF-R1, which was making its world championship debut at the Losail circuit. Having … [Read more...]

CLASH OF THE SUPERBIKE GIANTS AT BRNO

The seventh of 12 World Superbike events on the 2006 calendar takes place at Brno in the Czech Republic this coming weekend, with the promise of even closer racing than has been witnessed in the first half of this action-packed year. Brno is no stranger to World Superbike competition and offers one of the most majestic venues imaginable, being set in the pine forests above the Czech Republic's … [Read more...]

BIAGGI 2ND AT DONINGTON WSB

Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra rider Max Biaggi raced to two podiums at Donington Park today aboard the new GSX-R1000 as team mate Yukio Kagayama was forced to sit out the event due to injury. In mostly sunny, but very cold, conditions, the Italian took a hard-fought-for third in the opening race after being ninth at the end of the first lap. But better was to come in the second race; he made … [Read more...]