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Sat 22 Jul 2006
Brno: Saturday qualifying times

Brno: Saturday qualifying times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Yukio Kagayama Suzuki GSXR1000 2:01.779 2. Troy Bayliss Ducati...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
WSS: Ten Kate Imola preview

WSS: Ten Kate Imola preview

CHARPENTIER SET FOR A COMEBACK, PODIUM THE AIM FOR SOFUOGLU In the last two races of the season the World Supersport Championship will be decided, and the Winston Ten Kate Honda Team is ready to give maximum support to Sebastien...

Imola: Yamaha Racing preview

Imola: Yamaha Racing preview

The penultimate round of the 2006 Superbike World Championship takes place this weekend at the famous Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari in the town of Imola, the championship's third visit of the year to Italy. The technically demanding circuit is...

Fri 17 Nov 2006
Ten Kate thanks old sponsor, names new sponsors

Ten Kate thanks old sponsor, names new sponsors

Ten Kate Honda Racing wants to thanks Winston for these two successful seasons which saw the conquer of two Supersport World Championship with French rider Sebastien Charpentier. The partnership has surely also helped the Team and the Superbike ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Imola: Ten Kate Honda preview

Imola: Ten Kate Honda preview

TOSELAND AND MUGGERIDGE READY TO END THE SEASON ON A HIGH The penultimate World Superbike Championship round is about to be held at Imola, on the Enzo and Dino Ferrari circuit, only one week before the season finale at Magny Cours, France. This...

Imola: Team Alstare Engineering Friday report

Imola: Team Alstare Engineering Friday report

SUPER NINTH FOR MAX ON DAY ONE. Team Alstare Engineering Corona Extra rider Max Neukirchner finished the first day of qualifying at Imola with the ninth fastest time, in a session that saw the top thirteen riders separated by less than a ...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Biaggi moves to WSBK with Suzuki

Biaggi moves to WSBK with Suzuki

The Italian rider Max Biaggi will compete next season in the FIM World Superbike Championship (WSBK) with a bike from the current champions' Suzuki's stable. This confirms the situation that Biaggi will no longer continue his career in the FIM...

Sun 08 Oct 2006
WSS: Yamaha Magny-Cours Saturday notes

WSS: Yamaha Magny-Cours Saturday notes

Second row for Curtain in title decider Championship leader Kevin Curtain will start tomorrow's final round of the Supersport World Championship from the head of the second row after failing to improve his time in a rain-affected final...

Fri 04 Aug 2006
Brands Hatch: New look for Ducati team

Brands Hatch: New look for Ducati team

Milan, August 3, 2006 - Warner Bros. Consumer Products, Ducati Corse and Suomy S.p.a. announce that they will jointly promote the September 1st launch of Warner Bros. Pictures' epic-action adventure, Superman Returns by fielding a motorcycle...

Sun 23 Jul 2006
Brno: Warmup times

Brno: Warmup times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Lorenzo Lanzi Ducati 999 F06 2:01.891 2. Troy Bayliss Ducati...

Sat 05 Aug 2006
Brands Hatch: Ducati Saturday report

Brands Hatch: Ducati Saturday report

SUPER BAYLISS TAKES SUPERPOLE FOR DUCATI XEROX TEAM IN BRANDS HATCH SUPERBIKE Brands Hatch (UK), Saturday 5 August: Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) took the tenth pole position of his World Superbike career with a blistering lap of 1m25.449s at...

Fri 24 Feb 2006
Qatar: Foggy Racing Thursday report

Qatar: Foggy Racing Thursday report

Rain spoils first day action in Qatar Wet conditions on the first day of the new Superbike World Championship season hindered meaningful progress for Steve Martin and his new Foggy PETRONAS Racing team-mate Craig Jones. Craig showed...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Magny-Cours: Ducati Friday report

Magny-Cours: Ducati Friday report

LANZI GOES THIRD QUICKEST FOR DUCATI XEROX IN FRANCE, NEW CHAMPION BAYLISS EIGHTH Magny-Cours (France), Friday 6th October: The Ducati Xerox Team riders placed third and eighth in Friday first qualifying for the final round of the 2006 World ...

Wed 04 Oct 2006
Magny-Cours: Team Alstare Suzuki preview

Magny-Cours: Team Alstare Suzuki preview

TEAM ALSTARE LOOKING FOR A FINAL FLOURISH. The twelfth and final round of this year's Superbike World Championship takes place at Mangy-Cours circuit in France and Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra are aiming to end the season with a flourish....

Sat 29 Jul 2006
Brno: Ten Kate Honda Friday report

Brno: Ten Kate Honda Friday report

TOSELAND ON RECORD PROVISIONAL POLE AT BRNO James Toseland (Winston Ten Kate Honda) made a strong early statement of intent with the fastest time of the opening qualifying session at Brno, a new best lap on a race weekend of 2'02.349, some...

Fri 21 Jul 2006
Brno: Ducati preview

Brno: Ducati preview

DUCATI XEROX TEAM HEADS TO THE CZECH REPUBLIC FOR SEVENTH ROUND AT BRNO Brno (Czech Republic), Thursday 20 July: Ducati Xerox Team riders Troy Bayliss and Lorenzo Lanzi will be back in action again this weekend for the seventh round of the 2006...

Sun 25 Jun 2006
Misano: Foggy Racing race report

Misano: Foggy Racing race report

FPR struggle in the heat of Italian battle Steve Martin was unable to capitalise on his front row grid position in challenging conditions at today's sixth round races of the Superbike World Championship in Misano, Italy. The Australian was ...

Fri 24 Feb 2006
FIM World Superbike 2006 calendar

FIM World Superbike 2006 calendar

<pre> 2006 FIM World Superbike Championship calendar Round 1 February 25 Losail, Qatar Round 2 March 5 Phillip Island, Australia Round 3 April 23 Valencia, Spain Round 4 May 7 ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
WSS: Team Alstare Lausitz Saturday notes

WSS: Team Alstare Lausitz Saturday notes

XAVIER TAKES ANOTHER PODIUM Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra ride Xavier Simeon has to be content with third place at the Eurospeedway Lausitz today, but still leads the series by a healthy twenty-five points with just two rounds remaining. The...

Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki Friday report

Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki Friday report

SECOND AND THIRD FOR TROY AND YUKIO ON DAY ONE. Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra riders Troy Corser and Yukio Kagayama finished the first day of qualifying at the Eurospeedway Lausitz well placed in second and third positions. Both will ...

WSS: Ten Kate Assen preview

WSS: Ten Kate Assen preview

CHARPENTIER BACK TO NORMAL AS SOFUOGLU SEEKS IMPROVEMENT Sebastien Charpentier is now close to peak condition after recent injury, and his team-mate Kenan Sofuoglu is full of energy after his last two podium performances. With these strong...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
WSS: Ten Kate Magny-Cours Friday notes

WSS: Ten Kate Magny-Cours Friday notes

CHARPENTIER AND SOFUOGLU FIRST AND SECOND AGAIN Sebastien Charpentier (Winston Ten Kate Honda) made an impressive start to the final round of the year, taking provisional pole with a new track best time of 1'42.829, despite far from ideal...

Mon 02 Oct 2006
Imola: Ten Kate Honda race report

Imola: Ten Kate Honda race report

TOSELAND SECOND IN IMOLA RACE AND CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS James Toseland (Winston Ten Kate Honda) scored a hard-fought second place in the first race of the Imola weekend, and followed it up with an even tougher fifth place in race two. His race...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
WSS: Ten Kate Friday notes

WSS: Ten Kate Friday notes

CHARPENTIER AND SOFULOFLU GO 1-2 ON OPENING DAY Despite suffering a crash in the middle of the first qualifying session of the Imola weekend Sebastien Charpentier (Winston Ten Kate Honda) took a stunning provisional pole time of 1'52.842, almost...

Imola: Foggy Racing preview

Imola: Foggy Racing preview

Martin aims to deliver in Italy! Steve Martin will be hoping to deliver in more ways than one as he enters his penultimate race for Foggy PETRONAS Racing at Imola this weekend. The experienced Australian's partner, Sandra Cork, is expecting ...

Fri 17 Feb 2006
Shell Motorsport renews with Ducati

Shell Motorsport renews with Ducati

SHELL COMMITS TO DUCATI UNTIL AT LEAST 2008 Shell is proud to announce that Shell Advance's partnership with Ducati Corse will extend until at least 2008. The relationship will ensure the development of tailored Shell Advance lubricant and Shell...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Assen: Team Alstare Suzuki race report

Assen: Team Alstare Suzuki race report

FRUSTRATION FOR TEAM ALSTARE. After two days of dry conditions, the Assen circuit was soaking wet by the time the first race got under away today. A lot of oil had been spilled in the morning warm-up and the cleaning trucks had gone out ...

Assen: Team Alstare Engineering preview

Assen: Team Alstare Engineering preview

DEBUT FOR MAX. German rider Max Neukirchner will make his race debut for Team Alstare Engineering in the ninth round of this year's Superbike World Championship at Assen this coming weekend. He takes over the Alstare GSX-R1000 K6 bike of Fabien...

Fri 21 Jul 2006
WSS: Ten Kate Brno Friday notes

WSS: Ten Kate Brno Friday notes

SOFUOGLU AND CHARPENTIER MAKE BRIGHTS STARTS AT SUNNY BRNO In his comeback ride after suffering recent pelvic and shoulder injuries, Sebastien Charpentier (Winston Ten Kate Honda) went fifth fastest in the opening qualifying session at Brno,...

Brno: Ten Kate Honda preview

Brno: Ten Kate Honda preview

ONLY BRNO IN FOCUS FOR TOSELAND AND MUGGERIDGE The second part of the season begins at Brno in the Czech Republic, one of the most technical and spectacular circuits in the world. The Winston Ten Kate Honda Team arrives after three positive days...

Sun 05 Mar 2006
WSS: Ten Kate Phillip Island Saturday notes

WSS: Ten Kate Phillip Island Saturday notes

CHARPENTIER ON POLE AT PHILLIP ISLAND AS SOFUOGLU CONTINUES ON STEEP LEARNING CURVE For the second 2006 race in succession Sebastien Charpentier (Winston Ten Kate Honda CBR600RR) scored pole in World Supersport, adding to his recent success...

Sat 07 Oct 2006
Magny-Cours: Saturday practice times

Magny-Cours: Saturday practice times

Pos Rider Team Bike Laps Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------------- ----- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Troy Corser ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki preview

Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki preview

TEAM ALSTARE LOOKING FOR A CHANGE OF FORTUNE. Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra left Assen with little to show for all their effort, but are looking forward to this weekend's races at Lausitz and a change of fortune. It has been a bit of an up...

Assen: Team Alstare Suzuki Friday report

Assen: Team Alstare Suzuki Friday report

LEARNING THE NEW CIRCUIT Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra riders Troy Corser and Yukio Kagayama used today to learn the new Assen layout and try out different gearing and tyres. The whole northern loop section has been completely revised and now...

Sat 05 Aug 2006
Brands Hatch: Ten Kate Honda Friday report

Brands Hatch: Ten Kate Honda Friday report

MUGGERIDGE FIFTH AFTER FIRST QUALIFYING SESSION Karl Muggeridge (Winston Ten Kate Honda) ended his first day of practice at Brands Hatch in fifth position in the official qualifying ranking, despite a late fall. The Aussie rider, twice a...

Mon 24 Jul 2006
WSS: Ten Kate Brno race notes

WSS: Ten Kate Brno race notes

SOFUOGLU THIRD AS CHARPENTIER DEFENDS CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD Kenan Sofuoglu (Winston Ten Kate Honda CBR600RR) rode a battling race in temperatures of 32C to score third in the 18-lap Brno Supersport race, tailing the top two riders for...