ALEX LOWES VOWS A QUICK RETURN TO THE SUPERBIKES AFTER SPLIT FROM WFR HONDA

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Alex Lowes says he expects to be back in action at round four of the British Superbike Championship at Thruxton following his shocking departure from the WFR Honda squad. Lowes, who leads the SuperBike Evo standings by 60 points was axed after he refused to sign a 10 year management contract with the Yorkshire based team WFR Honda. Lowes has been taken back by … [Read more...]

STEVE MARTIN QUITS DFX HONDA

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Following further discussions with DFX Honda team boss Daniele Carli yesterday, Steve Martin has decided it is not possible to find a workable solution to continue racing with the Italian squad for the remainder of the season. "I've based my decision on the fact that this whole situation has now become unworkable," Steve explained. "I want to race competitively and safely, and you can't do that … [Read more...]

HAGA TAKES NEW R1 TO FIRST RACE VICTORY

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Noriyuki Haga gave Yamaha their first race win of the season today at Donington by winning race two, which was made all the sweeter by Troy Corser following it up with a third place at the same time. With Haga taking fourth and Corser romping home second in race one it is just what the team have been working towards all season. In race one Corser made good progress from eighth place and charged … [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...]