The 2015 eni FIM World Superbike Championship officially began with a series of events that also celebrated 25 years of WorldSBK competition at the iconic Phillip Island GP Circuit.
With almost perfect weather conditions the 25 protagonists relished the opportunity to fine tune their machines.
Pramac Racing announces that Yonny Hernandez can't participate for the Sepang test scheduled in February 4th to 7th.
The first ever WSBK race to be held under floodlights has been won by Sylvain Guintoli.
The second time this year for Davide Giugliano as pole sitter.
Ducati is in fourth position in the manufacturers’ standings.
The two Ducati Superbike men quickly got to work setting up their 1199 Panigale bikes.
Loris Baz (Kawasaki Racing Team) claimed Pole Position today at Jerez.
Chaz Davies and Davide Giugliano now travel to the Portuguese ‘Autodromo Internacional do Algarve’ for round 8.
Davide Giugliano and Chaz Davies completing the first two timed practice sessions of the weekend.
This is the first time that the World Superbikes will race at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia.
Teammate Chaz Davies lines up in 11th
After an extremely important race weekend, the team went straight back to work today at Imola today during official testing.
Chaz Davies and the Ducati Superbike Team powered the 1199 Panigale to a second place finish in both of the day’s hard-fought Superbike races.
Bad weather but a good result for Davide Giugliano
Riders Chaz Davies and Davide Giugliano closed day one of timed practice in third and fifth position respectively.
Davide Giugliano qualified second while Chaz Davies closed eleventh
The first race of the season will be this weekend in Australia.
Sylvain Barrier (BMW Motorrad Italia Superbike Team) and Michel Fabrizio (Iron Brain Kawasaki SBK) both crashed.
Shell is extending its Technical Partnership with Ducati to support the Italian manufacturer’s return to the World Superbike stage in an official capacity in 2014.