KAWASAKI SUPERBIKE RIDERS READY TO RACE

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The start of the 2007 World Superbike racing season cannot come along fast enough for PSG-1 Kawasaki Corse riders Fonsi Nieto and Regis Laconi. After an intensive winter testing programme, which has taken the team from Valencia to Doha, Phillip Island and back to Valencia again, each rider is more than ready to swap testing for real racing. Each will get his chance on Saturday 24th February, at … [Read more...]

BAYLISS (DUCATI XEROX) SETS RECORD PACE IN PHILLIP ISLAND TESTS

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Bologna (Italy), 15th January: Troy Bayliss continued his brilliant pre-season form for the Ducati Xerox team as he set a record-breaking pace in three days of testing at Phillip Island. Riding the latest-spec 999F07, Troy fired in a 1m30.7s lap on the final morning in the cooler conditions, the fastest time ever recorded by a Superbike machine around the Phillip Island circuit, before wrapping up … [Read more...]

BIG FIGHT FOR HOFFMAN AT PHILLIP ISLAND

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ALEX HOFMANN conquest the 13th final position after a big fight under the Australian rain. The German rider of the PRAMAC D’ANTIN MOTOGP has done a great race without any fear on his DUCATI DESMOSEDICI GP06 “Sat”. JOSE LUIS CARDOSO, even though he had some difficulties with the DUNLOP tires, showed determination and ended the race in 17th position. Two starts, the first declared in dry … [Read more...]

WSB: PHILLIP ISLAND RESULTS

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Ducati's Troy Bayliss garnered his first victory of the season and Troy Corser his second as the duo split another wild pair of races at Phillip Island. The two Troys were joined of the podium both times by James Toseland and Alex Barros (yes, Alex Barros), with the Honda tandem each snaring a second and third apiece. The second battle of the WSB Trojan War went in the favor of Bayliss who ends … [Read more...]