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Sat 19 Jan 2002
AA Kyalami - Managing Director interviewed

AA Kyalami - Managing Director interviewed

Motorsport.com's Erica Southey interviewed Mr Piet Swanepoel, Managing Director of AA Kyalami Racing Circuit South Africa. Mr Piet Swanepoel cleared up the confusion about the rumours that part of AA Kyalami race track was sold off for development.

Tue 21 May 2002
Monza: Race one results

Monza: Race one results

<pre> Pos No. Rider Nat. Team Bike Laps Time Gap Max Speed Fastest Lap Fastest Lap Time 1 1 Troy Bayliss AUS Ducati Infostrada Ducati 998 F 02 18 32'34.429 ...

Fri 02 Aug 2002
Michelin 8 heures d'endurance du Suzuka

Michelin 8 heures d'endurance du Suzuka

Huit heures de Suzuka. Huit Grands Prix par jour ! Les Huit Heures de Suzuka sont uniques. Disputer la plus prestigieuse des épreuves d'Endurance c'est comme de courir " huit grands prix dans la même journée ". Ce qui compte en Endurance,...

Thu 24 Jan 2002
AA Kyalami reissued an FIM Grade A license

AA Kyalami reissued an FIM Grade A license

Clean Bill Of Health For AA Kyalami The AA Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit has been reissued with an FIM Grade A license, valid for two years, following a circuit inspection this week. FIM Safety Officer Claude Danis, along with World Superbike ...

Thu 17 Jan 2002
AA Kyalami - business as usual

AA Kyalami - business as usual

It will be business as usual at AA Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit this year with AA Racing, which runs the sprawling Midrand complex, scotching rumours that a portion of the circuit has been sold off to developers. Far from having run it's last ...

Sun 12 May 2002
Monza: Superstock Friday qualifying results

Monza: Superstock Friday qualifying results

<pre> Superstock Session 1: Pos No. Rider Nat. Team Bike Time Gap Max Speed Laps 1 31 Vittorio Iannuzzo ITA Alstare System Suzuki Italia Suzuki GSX 1000 R 1'53.382 276 10 2 8 Dario Tosolini ITA Sacchi Corse Biassono R. Suzuki...

Tue 19 Mar 2002
South African riders AA Kyalami preview

South African riders AA Kyalami preview

Five South African riders will compete in round three of the Supersport world championship at AA Kyalami from April 5 to 7. The Supersport event forms part of a motorcycle-racing bonanza, presented by Vodacom, at the Midrand circuit. The weekend...

Fri 06 Sep 2002
Assen: Michelin preview

Assen: Michelin preview

Bayliss under pressure. Four races to go and the 2002 Superbike World Championship just keeps getting better and better. Troy Bayliss (Ducati Infostrada-Michelin) still leads quite comfortably, but arch-rival Colin Edwards...

Fri 02 Aug 2002
Michelin endurance Suzuka eight hours preview

Michelin endurance Suzuka eight hours preview

2002 Endurance World Championship 2Suzuka Eight Hours August 2/3/4 2002 Suzuka: Eight GPs in one day! The Suzuka Eight Hours race is a unique event. Top riders describe the world's fastest endurance race as 'eight Grands Prix in one day', and...

Fri 25 Jan 2002
2002 World Superbikes entry list

2002 World Superbikes entry list

<pre> 2002 Provisional entry lists for the Superbike, Supersport and Superside Sidecar World Championships are as follows: Superbike World Championship Entry List No. Team Rider / Nat. Machine 1 Ducati...

Thu 26 Sep 2002
Pr?sentation du Imola par Michelin

Pr?sentation du Imola par Michelin

Sprint au finish entre Edwards et Bayliss Alors que l'ecart entre Troy Bayliss (Ducati Infostrada-Michelin) et Colin Edwards (Castrol Honda-Michelin) etait monte jusqu'à 56 points à Laguna Seca et que tout semblait joue, un incroyable ...

Sun 24 Feb 2002
New TT Circuit Assen update

New TT Circuit Assen update

FIM-, IRTA- and DORNA-delegation enthusiastic about the new TT Circuit Assen IRTA-Riders representative Franco Uncini, FIM's CCR President and Inspector Claude Danis and Dorna's Operations & Event manager Javier Alonso visited the TT Circuit...

Sun 01 Dec 2002
Americans capture Race of Champions' Nations Cup

Americans capture Race of Champions' Nations Cup

Gran Canaria, Spain - NASCAR Winston Cup stars Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson teamed with 2002 World Superbike champion Colin Edwards to capture the Nation's Cup for the American team at this weekend's annual Michelin Race of Champions (ROC) here...

Wed 27 Nov 2002
U.S. team announced for Race of Champions Nations Cup

U.S. team announced for Race of Champions Nations Cup

U.S. joins eight countries for World Cup of Motorsport -- the 2002 Michelin Race of Champions Nations Cup. Team USA was among the first to announce involvement in this year's Michelin Race of Champions Nations Cup--the annual contest that...

Mon 08 Apr 2002
Troy Bayliss now six for six

Troy Bayliss now six for six

Kyalami, South Africa (April 7) -- Ducati rider Troy Bayliss won his sixth consecutive World Superbike Championship event today in race two. The current World Superbike Champion is the first rider in the series fifteen year history to overcome the...

Sat 02 Mar 2002
AA Kyalami announces VIP packages

AA Kyalami announces VIP packages

VIP Packages Available At World Superbike Event At AA Kyalami A number of corporate and individual VIP hospitality packages are available for round three of the World Superbike Championship, presented by Vodacom, at AA Kyalami from April 5 to ...

Sun 01 Sep 2002
Oschersleben: Ten Kate Honda race report

Oschersleben: Ten Kate Honda race report

Foret still ahead despite crash. Fabien Foret lost the front end of his Ten Kate Honda CBR600FS on the penultimate lap of the World Supersport race in Oschersleben, Germany. He remounted to finish sixth, winning ten points and just keeping hold...

Sun 03 Feb 2002
AA Kyalami test sessons fast

AA Kyalami test sessons fast

Predictions that the third round of the Superbike World Championship, presented by Vodacom, will provide the fastest motorcycle racing ever seen at AA Kyalami, are being backed up by some stunning pre-season test sessions. Booking is open at ...

Sat 19 Jan 2002
2002 World Championship Superbike schedule

2002 World Championship Superbike schedule

<pre> 2002 FIM World Championship Superbike Series Schedule Date Location, Event No. M.com Name March 10 Valencia, Spain, Round 2 Valencia March 24 Phillip Island, Australia, Round 3 Phillip ...

Thu 01 Aug 2002
Michelin sommaire de Brands Hatch

Michelin sommaire de Brands Hatch

Splendide doublé de Colin Edwards Colin Edwards (Castrol Honda-Michelin) remporte les deux manches à Brands Hatch alors que Troy Bayliss (Ducati Infostrada-Michelin), blessé le samedi, termine courageusement deux fois sur le podium. Warm up...

Thu 24 Jan 2002
Ducati appoints new CEO of US Operations

Ducati appoints new CEO of US Operations

BOLOGNA, Italy, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A. (NYSE: DMH, Milan's Telematico: DMH), a leading manufacturer of high performance motorcycles, today announced record consolidated revenues for the fourth quarter and...

Tue 14 May 2002
Monza: Superstock race results

Monza: Superstock race results

<pre> Pos No. Rider, Nat., Team Bike Laps Time Gap Max Speed Fastest Lap/Time 1 31 Vittorio Iannuzzo ITA Alstare System Suzuki Italia Suzuki GSX 1000 R 11 21'06.560 ...

Sun 12 May 2002
Monza: FGF Aprilia Friday first qualifying report

Monza: FGF Aprilia Friday first qualifying report

Haga at work to gain ground. Superbike World Championship - Fifth round. Italy - Monza circuit, 5,793 m. - First Qualifying Sessions Monza (Milan), Friday 10 May 2002 - Noriyuki Haga makes 11th time in the first day of qualifying sessions for...

Wed 17 Jul 2002
Laguna Seca: Steve Martin race report

Laguna Seca: Steve Martin race report

Steve Martin back in the USA. Steve Martin returned to the USA, where he raced earlier in his career, to fight it out with the regular World Superbike boys and six American wild card riders. A record crowd of 98,000 fanatical race fans poured...

Thu 23 May 2002
Silverstone: Michelin preview

Silverstone: Michelin preview

Michelin-SBK6-Silverstone (United Kingdom) Bayliss -- 8 wins from 10 races. Troy Bayliss (Ducati Infostrada-Michelin) is on an incredible winning streak. The Superbike World Champion has taken 8 of the first 10 races of the 2002 season. That's...

Wed 11 Sep 2002
Michelin sommaire de Assen

Michelin sommaire de Assen

Edwards en tête du mondial avec 1 point d'avance ! Double vainqueur à Assen, Colin Edwards (Castrol Honda-Michelin) profite de la chute de Troy Bayliss (Ducati Infostrada-Michelin) en deuxième manche pour s'emparer de la tête du championnat...

Tue 10 Sep 2002
Assen: Ten Kate Supersport Friday notes

Assen: Ten Kate Supersport Friday notes

Ten Kate dominate front row. Four bikes on the provisional front row of the World Supersport race at Assen this weekend feature Ten Kate tuned engines. On the pole position is young Chris Vermeulen on the Van Zon Honda TKR CBR600FS, his lap...

Mon 25 Mar 2002
Phillip Island: Michelin course

Phillip Island: Michelin course

Round 2 -- Phillip Island, Australie -- 22-24 mars 2002 Deux podiums 100% Michelin Troy Bayliss (Ducati Infostrada-Michelin) remporte deux superbes victoires chez lui en Australie, gagnant ainsi quatre courses consecutives. Colin Edwards ...

Fri 27 Sep 2002
Imola: Benelli Sport Friday notes

Imola: Benelli Sport Friday notes

Benelli Sport struggle at Imola. The Benelli Sport team struggled on the first day at Imola, finishing 20th in the first timed qualifying session. Rider Peter Goddard improved on his times in free practice, but just as he lapped faster on the...

Wed 11 Sep 2002
Assen: Ten Kate race report

Assen: Ten Kate race report

Two for Ten Kate Honda at home. The Ten Kate Honda world Supersport team celebrated a visit to their home track in fine style this afternoon by taking not only first, but also second place in the race. It was a thrilling race that ended in ...

Tue 10 Sep 2002
Assen: Benelli Sport Friday qualifying notes

Assen: Benelli Sport Friday qualifying notes

Benelli 18th fastest at Assen on Friday. Peter Goddard rode the Benelli Sport to 18th in first qualifying at Assen today. On a circuit that favours horsepower Goddard struggled to keep pace with the rest of the field. "Put simply we're not...

Thu 01 Aug 2002
Brnds Hatch: Van Zon Honda TKR race report

Brnds Hatch: Van Zon Honda TKR race report

Van Zon Honda TKR survive an extra long Supersport race. The Supersport race at Brands Hatch lasted nearly two hours. A spate of incidents brought out the red flag three times to stop the race. The race took place in front of a 126,000...

Sat 08 Jun 2002
Lausitz: Ten Kate Honda Supersport first qualifying recap

Lausitz: Ten Kate Honda Supersport first qualifying recap

Difficult conditions present Ten Kate Honda with a challenge at Lausitzring. Heavy rain meant that the World Supersport championship first timed qualifying session started on a wet track here at Lausitzring today (Friday 7 June). While Iain ...

Mon 13 May 2002
Monza: Benelli Sport race report

Monza: Benelli Sport race report

Benelli score championship points on their return to Superbike racing. The Benelli Sport team enjoyed a successful return to World Superbike racing at Monza. Rider Peter Goddard took the revitalised Tornado to 14th in race one and then 17th in...

Monza: Michelin race summary

Monza: Michelin race summary

Bayliss double at high-speed Monza. Troy Bayliss (Ducati Infostrada - Michelin) rocketed to a double victory in round five of the World Superbike championship at the historic Monza venue in Italy on Sunday. The Australian grabbed his seventh...

Tue 01 Oct 2002
Imola: Van Zon race notes

Imola: Van Zon race notes

Brilliant end to the season for Van Zon Honda TKR. In the final race of the year, Chris Vermeulen has left a lasting impression on World Supersport racing by claiming his second podium finish of the season. The 20 year old finished third at ...