Ducati announce 2014 World Superbike riders: Chaz Davies and Davide Giugliano with first pre-season testing getting underway at Jerez.
Sam Lowes wins his last Supersport race in Jerez, Spain,
BMW Motorrad GoldBet SBK Team rider Davies had two victory celebrations at MotorLand Aragon circuit in Spain. He scored his his maiden Superbike World Championship win in race 1 and then landed the top spot in the second race!
Jonathan Rea (Pata Honda World Superbike) and Leon Camier (FIXI Crescent Suzuki) have been air-lifted local hospital
The FIM Superbike World Championship looks for more close battles this weekend in the 10th round of the season at the iconic circuit in Germany
Great expectations are placed upon home riders, who are eager to battle for the top positions in front of their local fans on this weekend.
Marco Melandri (ITA) finished the Superpole qualifying session in seventh place and His team-mate Chaz Davies (GBR) start the race tomorrow from 13th place on the grid.
The Hudderfield-born rider has led every single lap of Race 2 to cross the line as the winner for the 10th time in his WSBK career.
The race at Jerez mark the final round of the BMW Motorrad factory in the Superbike World Championship.
Loris Baz wins second race over fellow Frenchman Jules Cluzel at the Silverstone circuit with red flag on final lap due to heavy rain.
Tom Sykes enters the round in Russia as the first Kawasaki rider, after 19 years, to lead the World Superbike standings.
Marco Melandri finished eighth with his BMW S 1000 RR in today’s first qualifying practice while Chaz Davies was 12th.
In the World Supersport race, Lowes has scored probably the most important win of the season so far.
BMW Motorrad GoldBet SBK Team is heading to the East of Europe where the second half of the 2013 FIM Superbike World Championship starts in Russia.
BMW Motorrad Motorsport announced last week that it will withdraw from the FIM Superbike World Championship at end of season.
Marco Melandri (ITA) and Chaz Davies (GBR) have claimed a total of seven podium finishes on their BMW S 1000 RRs, including three victories.
Marco Melandri qualified second on the grid with his BMW S 1000 RR in Superpole qualifying, his team-mate Chaz Davies finished seventh.
Monza awaits the eni FIM Superbike World Championship
Marco Melandri was classified fifth in Superpole qualifying at Phillip Island.
Marco Melandri and Chaz Davies will start tomorrow’s first ever Superbike races on Turkish soil from seventh and eighth on the third row respectively.
WSBK back to “The Cathedral”
Factory rider Marco Melandri rode his BMW S 1000 RR to victory in race one on the Autodromo Nazionale di Monza circuit.
Having taken third and eighth respectively in the dry session on Friday, Chaz Davies and Marco Melandri secured their place in Superpole.
Leon Camier (FIXI Crescent Suzuki), had a high-side at Turn 10 early in the session and was transferred first to the Medical Centre, where he was diagnosed with a left knee dislocation
In the Riders' classification, Chaz Davies, Laverty and Sykes are on equal points behind leader Sylvain Guintoli (FRA), all having 83 points and Marco Melandri sits in eighth with 51 points.
Donington Park hosted the first ever World Superbike Round on April 3rd 1988.
Following Melandri in 2nd place a revived Jonathan Rea (Pata Honda World Superbike) and Sylvain Guintoli, who set an incredible top-speed of 333,6 km/h. Kev Coghlan set the pace for the Supersport classification.
From Donington, the BMW Motorrad GoldBet SBK Team heads directly to Spain, where it will conduct two days of testing at “Motorland Aragón” this week.