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Tue 13 Nov 2007
MMP 2008 schedule announced

MMP 2008 schedule announced

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. The ...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Ten Kate Honda reveals 2008 dream team

Ten Kate Honda reveals 2008 dream team

Following weeks of speculation, HANNspree Ten Kate Honda is pleased to announce its full rider line-up for the 2008 World Superbike and Supersport Championships. The Netherlands-based team will run a three-man squad in the Superbike class to ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
Ducati tribute to Terblanche
AMA

Ducati tribute to Terblanche

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 ...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Norifumi Abe dies in accident

Norifumi Abe dies in accident

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...

Wed 13 Jun 2007
Breil Milano, Ducati renew partnership

Breil Milano, Ducati renew partnership

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...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Alstare Suzuki Qatar test notes, day two

Alstare Suzuki Qatar test notes, day two

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...

Mon 01 Oct 2007
WSS: Yamaha Vallelunga race notes

WSS: Yamaha Vallelunga race notes

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 ...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Miller Motorsports Park receives track inspection
AMA

Miller Motorsports Park receives track inspection

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...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda race report

Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda race report

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...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Brands Hatch: Yamaha Racing Friday notes

Brands Hatch: Yamaha Racing Friday notes

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 ...

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Brands Hatch Friday notes

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Brands Hatch Friday notes

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...

Tue 11 Sep 2007
Standings after Lausitz

Standings after Lausitz

@>Riders' Championship: Pos Rider Points --- ------------------------- ---------- 1. J. Toseland 375 2. N. Haga 334 3. M. Biaggi 322 4. T. Bayliss...

Mon 28 May 2007
WSS: Yamaha Racing Silverstone race notes

WSS: Yamaha Racing Silverstone race notes

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...

Fri 27 Apr 2007
Assen: Ten Kate Honda Friday report

Assen: Ten Kate Honda Friday report

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 ...

Mon 02 Apr 2007
Donington Park: Steve Martin race report

Donington Park: Steve Martin race report

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...

Tue 13 Feb 2007
2007 World Superbike Championship schedule

2007 World Superbike Championship schedule

<pre> Dates Country Circuit February 24 Qatar Losail March 4 Australia Phillip Island April 1 Europe Donington Park April 15 Spain Valencia April 29 ...

Wed 03 Oct 2007
Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda preview

Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda preview

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 Championship.

Wed 26 Sep 2007
WSS: Ten Kate Honda Vallelunga preview

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Vallelunga preview

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...

Wed 19 Sep 2007
Lausitz: Yamaha confirms its line up for 2008

Lausitz: Yamaha confirms its line up for 2008

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...

Mon 10 Sep 2007
Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki race report

Lausitz: Team Alstare Suzuki race report

TWO PODIUMS FOR MAX. Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra rider Max Biaggi took podiums in both 24-lap races at the Eurospeedway Lausitz today. He took a superb second place in race one and then followed it up with a third in race two. Max's team...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Ducati Team Qatar test notes, day three

Ducati Team Qatar test notes, day three

BAYLISS (DUCATI XEROX) POWERS THE NEW DUCATI 1098 F08 TO QUICKEST TIME IN QATAR TESTING SESSION Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) made all the difference as he powered the new Ducati 1098 F08 to the fastest time on the final day of the Qatar winter...

Mon 01 Oct 2007
WSS: Team Alstare Vallelunga race notes

WSS: Team Alstare Vallelunga race notes

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 fight...

Sat 29 Sep 2007
Vallelunga: Ten Kate Honda Friday notes

Vallelunga: Ten Kate Honda Friday notes

HANNspree Ten Kate Honda makes good progress The first day of qualifying for round 12 of the 2007 World Superbike Championship took place in unpredictable weather at the Autodromo di Vallelunga in Italy today. HANNspree Ten Kate Honda's James...

Wed 26 Sep 2007
Vallelunga: Ten Kate Honda preview

Vallelunga: Ten Kate Honda preview

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...

Tue 31 Jul 2007
WSS: Yamaha Brands Hatch preview

WSS: Yamaha Brands Hatch preview

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 ...

Mon 02 Apr 2007
Donington Park: Ten Kate Honda race report

Donington Park: Ten Kate Honda race report

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...

Sat 31 Mar 2007
WSS: Yamaha Donington Park Saturday notes

WSS: Yamaha Donington Park Saturday notes

Yamaha GMT94 Team lead the way for Yamaha at Donington With the Yamaha World Supersport Team out of this weekend's race, it fell to other Yamaha-shod teams to try and gain the best qualifying today for the manufacturer. Both Curtain and Parkes...

Fri 02 Feb 2007
Charity motor sport auction in Italy

Charity motor sport auction in Italy

FISICHELLA, RAIKKONEN, LAUDA, ROSSI, BIAGGI, EDWARDS: CHAMPIONS JOIN TOGETHER FOR CHARITY AVIS (A non-profit charitable organization) based in the green heart of Italy, Tuoro sul Trasimeno, Umbria, Italy - this week requested the urgent help...

Sun 07 Oct 2007
Magny-Cours: Saturday qualifying times

Magny-Cours: Saturday qualifying times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Troy Bayliss Ducati 999 F07 1:39.651 2. Noriyuki Haga Yamaha...

Sat 06 Oct 2007
WSS: Ten Kate Honda Magny-Cours Friday notes

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Magny-Cours Friday notes

Charpentier on top at home circuit HANNspree Ten Kate Honda's Sebastien Charpentier started the final weekend of the 2007 World Supersport Championship in style today by topping the qualifying timesheet. Team-mate and 2007 World ...

Mon 02 Apr 2007
Donington Park: Ducati race report

Donington Park: Ducati race report

BAYLISS CRASHES OUT OF DONINGTON SUPERBIKE RACE 1 AND INJURES RIGHT HAND Donington (UK), Sunday 1 April: Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) crashed out at Coppice corner on lap 6 of the first World Superbike race at Donington Park today, injuring his...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Ducati team Qatar test notes 2006-12-19

Ducati team Qatar test notes 2006-12-19

DUCATI XEROX TEAM GET DOWN TO DESERT TESTING IN QATAR Bologna (Italy), Tuesday 19th December 2006: The 2006 season might have been a successful one for the Ducati Xerox Team but the squad is already hard at work for next year in this week's ...

Sun 30 Sep 2007
Vallelunga: Starting grid

Vallelunga: Starting grid

@>Superpole qualifiers: Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Troy Bayliss Ducati 999 F07 1:35.890 2. Troy ...

Sat 14 Apr 2007
WSS: Yamaha Racing Valencia Friday notes

WSS: Yamaha Racing Valencia Friday notes

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...

Mon 01 Oct 2007
Vallelunga: Yamaha Racing race report

Vallelunga: Yamaha Racing race report

In a day of dramatic racing, Yamaha came away with both their rider and manufacturer championship still hopes alive. Haga came third and fourth in today's races with Corser finishing in fifth in the second race after a DNF in race one. Race one...

Tue 04 Sep 2007
Yamaha announces 2008 lineup

Yamaha announces 2008 lineup

Yamaha World Supersport Team 2008 Rider Line up The Yamaha World Supersport Team is pleased to announce their rider line up for 2008, ahead of next weekend's race at Lausitz in Germany. Australian Broc Parkes will remain with the team and he...