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Tue 13 Nov 2007
MMP 2008 schedule announced

MMP 2008 schedule announced

Miller Motorsports Park Announces 2008 Racing Schedule TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (November 12, 2007) -- As Miller Motorsports Park prepares to wave the checkered flag on the 2007 season, preparations are already well underway for 2008. The ...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Ten Kate Honda reveals 2008 dream team

Ten Kate Honda reveals 2008 dream team

Following weeks of speculation, HANNspree Ten Kate Honda is pleased to announce its full rider line-up for the 2008 World Superbike and Supersport Championships. The Netherlands-based team will run a three-man squad in the Superbike class to ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
Ducati tribute to Terblanche
AMA

Ducati tribute to Terblanche

Acclaimed motorcycle designer steps down as Director of Design for Ducati Motor Holding, Bologna, Italy. December 2007. * Tribute to Pierre Terblanche * By John M. Rossi Our sincere thanks to a friend and respected colleague, Pierre ...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Norifumi Abe dies in accident

Norifumi Abe dies in accident

About the Passing Away of Norifumi (Norick) Abe It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Norifumi (Norick) Abe (32) on October 7, 2007, following a traffic accident. Norick Abe, as he is fondly known by motorcycle race fans around...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
WSS: Ten Kate Honda Brands Hatch Friday notes

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Brands Hatch Friday notes

HANNspree Ten Kate Honda dominates first day qualifying The British sun made a rare appearance for round ten of the 2007 World Supersport Championship at Brands Hatch today. The first day of qualifying ended successfully for HANNspree Ten...

Wed 13 Jun 2007
Breil Milano, Ducati renew partnership

Breil Milano, Ducati renew partnership

BREIL MILANO & DUCATI CORSE JOIN FORCES AGAIN UNTIL 2009 Breil Milano and Ducati have renewed their partnership. The Binda brand of watches and jewellery will be racing with the Ducati Corse team in the Superbike and MotoGP championships until...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Alstare Suzuki Qatar test notes, day two

Alstare Suzuki Qatar test notes, day two

FONSI LEARNING, YUKI TESTING. It was another day of hard graft for Team Alstare Suzuki riders Fonsi Nieto and Yukio Kagayama in Qatar today. Conditions at the Losail circuit were better today because the wind was not as strong and there wasn't...

Mon 01 Oct 2007
WSS: Yamaha Vallelunga race notes

WSS: Yamaha Vallelunga race notes

Tough Day at Vallelunga for Yamaha Parkes claimed fourth place in today's Supersport race at Vallelunga despite a weekend of set-up challenges. Tommy Hill had an unlucky crash on the first lap of the race which ended his hopes for the ...

Wed 26 Sep 2007
Vallelunga: Ten Kate Honda preview

Vallelunga: Ten Kate Honda preview

As the 2007 World Superbike Championship reaches the penultimate round, all eyes are the top four riders as they battle it out for the title crown. HANNspree Ten Kate Honda's James Toseland heads to Vallelunga as the current leader, with a...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Miller Motorsports Park receives track inspection
AMA

Miller Motorsports Park receives track inspection

Zemke, Kizer Conduct AMA Track Inspection at Miller Motorsports Park TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (December 10, 2007) -- AMA Pro Racing sent former Daytona 200 winner Jake Zemke and AMA Road Race Series Director Keith Kizer to Miller Motorsports Park...

Wed 19 Sep 2007
Lausitz: Yamaha confirms its line up for 2008

Lausitz: Yamaha confirms its line up for 2008

Yamaha has today confirmed that Troy Corser and Noriyuki Haga will remain with the Yamaha Motor Italia World Superbike Team in 2008. A flamboyant and much-loved character, Haga has worked with Yamaha for many years and his WSB career highlights...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda race report

Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda race report

Double tops for HANNspree Ten Kate Honda An astonishing display of true grit and determination enabled British rider James Toseland to secure his second World Superbike Championship title - and the first ever for HANNspree Ten Kate Honda. The...

2007 Final standings

2007 Final standings

@>Riders' Championship: Pos Rider Points --- ------------------------- ---------- 1. J. Toseland 415 2. N. Haga 413 3. M. Biaggi 397 4. T. Bayliss...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Brands Hatch: Yamaha Racing Friday notes

Brands Hatch: Yamaha Racing Friday notes

Yamaha Third and Sixth on Day One at Brands The Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team had a solid start to this weekend's race at Brands Hatch in the UK with Corser finishing third and Haga sixth in qualifying. Both riders focused on finding the right ...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Ducati Xerox Team Qatar test notes, day one

Ducati Xerox Team Qatar test notes, day one

WINTER TESTING GETS UNDERWAY FOR DUCATI XEROX TEAM WITH BAYLISS, NEW SIGNING FABRIZIO AND 1098 F08 Almost two months after the end of the 2007 World Superbike season, winter testing got underway for the Ducati Xerox Team at the Losail circuit in...

Mon 01 Oct 2007
Vallelunga: Yamaha Racing race report

Vallelunga: Yamaha Racing race report

In a day of dramatic racing, Yamaha came away with both their rider and manufacturer championship still hopes alive. Haga came third and fourth in today's races with Corser finishing in fifth in the second race after a DNF in race one. Race one...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Yamaha Qatar test summary

Yamaha Qatar test summary

Corser and Haga on Competitive Testing Package Noriyuki Haga and Troy Corser have secured encouraging lap and race simulation times during a three day test at the 5.380km Losail circuit in the deserts of Qatar by finishing second and third ...

Tue 11 Sep 2007
Standings after Lausitz

Standings after Lausitz

@>Riders' Championship: Pos Rider Points --- ------------------------- ---------- 1. J. Toseland 375 2. N. Haga 334 3. M. Biaggi 322 4. T. Bayliss...

Mon 28 May 2007
WSS: Yamaha Racing Silverstone race notes

WSS: Yamaha Racing Silverstone race notes

West gives Yamaha their first Supersport race win of the season Freezing temperatures and heavy rain was not enough to put Anthony West off from taking his first race win for Yamaha today at Silverstone. In a dramatic race for the Yamaha World...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Ducati Team Qatar test notes, day three

Ducati Team Qatar test notes, day three

BAYLISS (DUCATI XEROX) POWERS THE NEW DUCATI 1098 F08 TO QUICKEST TIME IN QATAR TESTING SESSION Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) made all the difference as he powered the new Ducati 1098 F08 to the fastest time on the final day of the Qatar winter...

Sun 22 Jul 2007
WSS: Ten Kate Honda Brno race report

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Brno race report

Clean sweep for Sofuoglu at Brno HANNspree Ten Kate Honda's Kenan Sofuoglu totally dominated the ninth round the 2007 World Supersport Championship at Brno by scooping every available accolade. The Turkish rider topped the timesheets in ...

Mon 02 Apr 2007
Donington Park: Ducati race report

Donington Park: Ducati race report

BAYLISS CRASHES OUT OF DONINGTON SUPERBIKE RACE 1 AND INJURES RIGHT HAND Donington (UK), Sunday 1 April: Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) crashed out at Coppice corner on lap 6 of the first World Superbike race at Donington Park today, injuring his...

Sat 04 Aug 2007
Brands Hatch: Ducati Xerox Team Saturday notes

Brands Hatch: Ducati Xerox Team Saturday notes

BAYLISS (DUCATI XEROX) FENDS OFF HOME ATTACK FROM TOSELAND TO GRAB SUPERPOLE AT BRANDS HATCH Brands Hatch (UK), Saturday 4 August : Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) just managed to edge out James Toseland (Honda) from the top slot to take ...

Sat 06 Oct 2007
WSS: Team Alstare Suzuki Magny-Cours Friday notes

WSS: Team Alstare Suzuki Magny-Cours Friday notes

XAVI SECOND QUICKEST ON DAY ONE! Despite problems with traffic and getting held up by slower riders in this afternoon's timed qualifying session, Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra rider Xavi Simeon still managed to set the second quickest time ...

Sun 30 Sep 2007
Vallelunga: Team Alstare Suzuki Saturday notes

Vallelunga: Team Alstare Suzuki Saturday notes

FRONT ROW FOR MAX. Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra rider Max Biaggi set the fourth quickest time in Superpole at Vallelunga circuit today and will start tomorrow's pair of 24-lap races from the front row of the grid. His team mate...

Sat 06 Oct 2007
Magny-Cours: Team Alstare Suzuki Friday notes

Magny-Cours: Team Alstare Suzuki Friday notes

TEAM ALSTARE SUZUKI RIDERS TAKE IT STEADY ON DAY ONE. Regular Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra rider Max Biaggi and stand-in Max Neukirchner endured difficult conditions in the first qualifying session at Magny-Cours this afternoon. Just as the...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Brands Hatch: Alstare Suzuki Saturday notes

Brands Hatch: Alstare Suzuki Saturday notes

FRONT ROW FOR YUKIO, SECOND ROW FOR MAX. The superb weather continued at Brands Hatch today and both Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra riders Yukio Kagayama improved their positions in the Superpole shoot-out qualifying session. Yukio finished ...

Fri 27 Apr 2007
Assen: Ten Kate Honda Friday report

Assen: Ten Kate Honda Friday report

HANNspree Ten Kate Honda on top at Assen The fifth round of the 2007 World Superbike Championship began today at a sun-drenched Assen Circuit in The Netherlands. Last year's wet weekend was a distant memory as the HANNspree Ten Kate Honda ...

Mon 02 Apr 2007
Donington Park: Steve Martin race report

Donington Park: Steve Martin race report

Challenging Donington Weekend for Steve Martin Steve Martin was able to secure two race finishes at the third round of the World Superbike Championship at Donington, taking 19th and 13th places in races one and two respectively despite ongoing...

Tue 13 Feb 2007
2007 World Superbike Championship schedule

2007 World Superbike Championship schedule

<pre> Dates Country Circuit February 24 Qatar Losail March 4 Australia Phillip Island April 1 Europe Donington Park April 15 Spain Valencia April 29 ...

Wed 03 Oct 2007
Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda preview

Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda preview

Toseland's final battle Eight race victories and six other podium finishes from eight front row starts place HANNspree Ten Kate Honda's James Toseland as the series leader as he enters the final round of the 2007 World Superbike Championship.

Mon 01 Oct 2007
Vallelunga: Ten Kate Honda race report

Vallelunga: Ten Kate Honda race report

Toseland maintains lead at Vallelunga Round 12 of the 2007 World Superbike Championship concluded today with HANNspree Ten Kate Honda's James Toseland maintaining his series lead. The British rider now holds a 29-point advantage over new ...

Fri 05 Oct 2007
Magny-Cours: Friday qualifying

Magny-Cours: Friday qualifying

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Lorenzo Lanzi Ducati 999 F07 1:40.962 2. Troy Bayliss Ducati...

Wed 26 Sep 2007
WSS: Ten Kate Honda Vallelunga preview

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Vallelunga preview

The 2007 World Superbike Championship arrives in Vallelunga, Italy this weekend for the penultimate round of what has been a thrilling season. HANNspree Ten Kate Honda's Kenan Sofuoglu has dominated the series - securing the title crown at Brands...

Mon 10 Sep 2007
Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki race report

Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki race report

TWO PODIUMS FOR MAX. Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra rider Max Biaggi took podiums in both 24-lap races at the Eurospeedway Lausitz today. He took a superb second place in race one and then followed it up with a third in race two. Max's team...

Tue 04 Sep 2007
Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki preview

Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki preview

TEAM ALSTARE REFRESHED After a five week break, Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra are refreshed and ready for the eleventh round of this year's Superbike World Championship at the Eurospeedway Lausitz. The 4.3 kilometre long track is part of one...