Ducati announce 2014 World Superbike riders: Chaz Davies and Davide Giugliano with first pre-season testing getting underway at Jerez.
Former World Superbikes champion announces early retirement
SBK Ducati Alstare drivers Xavi Forés and Ayrton Badovini secured 9th and 13th place finish in Jerez respectively.
Sam Lowes wins his last Supersport race in Jerez, Spain,
In Jerez, during the final SBK round of the 2013 season, the Spanish rider, after twenty years or racing and success, has confirmed his decision to retire.
Michele Pirro was sixth to cross the line in race one, before unfortunately suffering a crash in race two.
Guintoli edges Sykes after first qualifying session.
Tight fight for the FIM World Superbike riders in France this weekend. Sam Lowes can wrap-up the World Supersport as he holds a 49-point advantage.
Badovini would like to finish the season in a positive way, earning as many points as possible for the championship standings.
Team SBK Ducati Alstare was unfortunately unable to secure the kind of results it had hoped for in the second Superbike race at Laguna Seca
After the weekend on American soil, Sykes is still the World Superbike Championship leader with a 23 point advantage over Laverty
The first race at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca was shorten by 14 laps with two major crashes: Danny Eslick and Roger Hayden.
Sylvain Guintoli earned the World Superbike series Tissot-Superpole at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca event in California, USA
Canepa’s best lap of a 1’23.9, ensured him of final second place, an extremely positive result that augers well for the races.
Friday qualifying at Mazda Race Laguna Seca for the World Superbike riders prepares the teams for the run for the pole tomorrow.
Due to the pain Ayrton Badovini was suffering in the first half of that first race, he decided not to compete in the day’s second race.
Laverty and Sofuoglu winners of the Turkish round.
Sylvain Guintoli leads the way in Qualifying 1 at the series new venue.
Carlos Checa and Ayrton Badovini crashed, injuring themselves in the process.
Carlos Checa and Ayrton Badovini pack their bags once more and head now to Turkey for round eleven of the 2013 World Superbike Championship.
Carlos Checa will thus line up for tomorrow’s race in eighteenth position on the grid.
Ducati rider Ayrton Badovini earned his first series Tissot-Superpole award in the FIM World Superbike Championship on the Nurburgring.