Following weeks of speculation, HANNspree Ten Kate Honda is pleased to
announce its full rider line-up for the 2008 World Superbike and
The Netherlands-based team will run a three-man squad in the Superbike
class to ...
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.
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
World Supersport Championship
Brno won't go down in Parkes' books as a good race weekend after he and Harms crashed on the last lap whilst fighting for second place. Parkes managed to re-mount and finish 13th just behind fellow Australian and ...
Toseland maintains advantage in eventful home round
HANNspree Ten Kate Honda's James Toseland maintained his Superbike World
Championship lead by the narrowest of margins at Donington Park
today. The Yorkshireman suffered mixed fortunes in...
Curtain and Parkes show their determination in first qualifying
Kevin Curtain took third place in this weekend's first qualifying session - only two weeks after breaking his left collar bone in four places at Donington Park. Team mate Broc...
Sofuoglu obliterates opposition on Donington debut
Kenan Sofuoglu led both legs of today's two-part World Supersport
Championship race from start to finish for a convincing victory for
HANNspree Ten Kate Honda. The impressive race win enables...
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...
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...
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
Haga Goes Under the Two-Minute Lap to Take Pole
Haga today became the first rider to do a sub two-minute lap at Brno,
taking pole position with a time of 1'59.603.
With this morning's track temperature over ten degrees cooler than
DUCATI CORSE RIDERS AT 2007 WORLD DUCATI WEEK
Numerous activities in the circuit for the Ducati Corse MotoGP, Superbike
and Superstock factory riders during the 2007 edition of Ducati's world
Preparations are gearing up feverishly for...
BOTH DUCATI XEROX MEN AIM FOR VICTORY WITH FRONT ROW STARTS IN ASSEN
Assen (Netherlands), Saturday 28 April: Ducati Xerox Team riders Lorenzo
Lanzi and Troy Bayliss will be aiming for victory in tomorrow's Dutch
Round of the World ...
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...
DISAPPOINTMENT FOR XAVI.
Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra rider Xavier Simeon was pushed off-line
on the opening lap of today's tenth round Superstock 1000 FIM Cup race
at Vallelunga and lost touch with the leaders as a result. He tried to
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...
BAYLISS (DUCATI XEROX) FIT AND READY FOR ASSEN BATTLE
Assen (Netherlands), Thursday 26 April: The fifth round of the World
Superbike Championship takes place this weekend at the Assen TT circuit
in the Netherlands, four months before its ...
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...
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...
BAYLISS TAKES POLE FOR DUCATI XEROX AT SILVERSTONE WITH LANZI ON THE
Silverstone (UK), Saturday 26 May: Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) powered
his way to a sixteenth Superpole win with a blistering new circuit best
lap of 1m24.558s at an...
FRONT ROW FOR MAX! HUGE IMPROVEMENT ALSO FOR YUKIO.
Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra rider Max Biaggi rode a superb Superpole
lap at Assen today and ended up with a position on the front row of the
grid. He had been twelfth in regular qualifying...
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...