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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 ...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 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 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...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Misano: Ducati Saturday report

Misano: Ducati Saturday report

BAYLISS (DUCATI XEROX) JUST MISSES OUT IN SUPERPOLE BATTLE OF TWO TROYS AT MISANO Misano Adriatico (Italy), Saturday 16 June: Troy Bayliss (Ducati Xerox) just missed out on the top slot in an exciting Superpole session at a scorching hot Misano.

Mon 02 Apr 2007
WSS: Ten Kate Donington Park race notes

WSS: Ten Kate Donington Park race notes

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...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
WSS: Yamaha Brands Hatch Friday notes

WSS: Yamaha Brands Hatch Friday notes

Parkes Takes Provisional Third in Qualifying One The Yamaha World Supersport Team ended their first day at Brands Hatch with Parkes provisionally on the front row in third. Team mate Tommy Hill finished the day in 11th after two unfortunate ...

Sat 26 May 2007
Silverstone: Ducati Saturday report

Silverstone: Ducati Saturday report

BAYLISS TAKES POLE FOR DUCATI XEROX AT SILVERSTONE WITH LANZI ON THE FRONT ROW 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...

Thu 22 Feb 2007
Qatar: Thursday qualifying times

Qatar: Thursday qualifying times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Noriyuki Haga Yamaha YZF-R1 1:59.019 2. James Toseland Honda...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
2007 Final standings

2007 Final standings

@>Riders' Championship: Pos Rider Points --- ------------------------- ---------- 1. J. Toseland 415 2. N. Haga 413 3. M. Biaggi 397 4. T. Bayliss...

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.

Sun 22 Jul 2007
Brno: Yamaha Saturday notes

Brno: Yamaha Saturday notes

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 yesterday's...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
World Ducati week preview

World Ducati week preview

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 meeting. Preparations are gearing up feverishly for...

Sun 29 Apr 2007
Assen: Ducati Saturday report

Assen: Ducati Saturday report

BOTH DUCATI XEROX MEN AIM FOR VICTORY WITH FRONT ROW STARTS IN ASSEN QUALIFYING 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 ...