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Sun 02 Nov 2008
Portimao: Paul Bird Motorsports weekend summary

Portimao: Paul Bird Motorsports weekend summary

LAVILLA JUST MISSES OUT ON PORTIMAO PODIUM In the final round of the Hannspree World Superbike Championship at the brand new Portimao circuit on the Portuguese Algarve, Vent Axia VK Honda rider Gregorio Lavilla rounded off the season with a ...

Portimao: Team NB Suzuki weekend summary

Portimao: Team NB Suzuki weekend summary

BATTLING PERFORMANCE BY BRIDEWELL IN PORTIMAO Team NB Suzuki rider Tommy Bridewell overcame a number of problems to record his first World Superbike Championship finish on his debut at the brand new Portimao circuit on the Portuguese ...

2008 Final standings

2008 Final standings

@>Riders' Championship: Pos Rider Team Points --- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------- 1. Troy Bayliss Ducati Xerox Team 460 2. Troy Corser ...

Portimao: Race 2 results

Portimao: Race 2 results

Pos Rider Team Bike Laps Time Gap to 1st --- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------------- ----- ----------- ----------- 1. Troy Bayliss Ducati...

Portimao: Race 1 results

Portimao: Race 1 results

Pos Rider Team Bike Laps Time Gap to 1st --- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------------- ----- ----------- ----------- 1. Troy Bayliss Ducati...

Portimao: Warmup times

Portimao: Warmup times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Jonathan Rea Honda CBR1000RR 2:00.080 2. Troy Corser Yamaha...

Sat 01 Nov 2008
Yamaha Teams Portimao Friday notes

Yamaha Teams Portimao Friday notes

Parkes and Foret caught out by rain at new circuit The stunning new Portimao circuit was a real challenge to most of the WSS field and after the weather turned for the worse halfway though qualifying, it prevented many of the top riders from ...

Portimao: Yamaha Teams Friday notes

Portimao: Yamaha Teams Friday notes

Corser fastest at all new WSB venue Stunning surroundings at the all-new Portimao circuit went hand-in-hand with a stunning lap from Troy Corser (Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team) to put the Australian rider and his Yamaha YZF-R1 in provisional pole...

Portimao: Series Friday notes

Portimao: Series Friday notes

Infront rebrands leading promoter in motor sport, FGSport, as Infront Motor Sports Zug, Switzerland / Portimao, Portugal -- At the close of the final round of the 2008 FIM Superbike World Championship (World SBK) season in Portimao, the ...

Portimao: Ducati Friday notes

Portimao: Ducati Friday notes

FABRIZIO (DUCATI XEROX) RESERVES A PROVISIONAL PLACE ON THE FRONT ROW FOR SUNDAY'S RACES AT PORTIMAO Portimao (Portugal) - Troy Bayliss and Michel Fabrizio today took part in the first ever Superbike sessions to be held at the new Autodromo ...

Portimao: Ducati qualifying report

Portimao: Ducati qualifying report

BAYLISS (DUCATI XEROX) CLOSES HIS SUPERBIKE CAREER WITH 26TH POLE AT PORTIMAO; FABRIZIO FIFTH Portimao (Portugal): the last Superpole session of the 2008 World Superbike championship, held today at the Autodromo Internacional do Algarve ...

WSS: Yamaha Teams Portimao qualifying report

WSS: Yamaha Teams Portimao qualifying report

Parkes second in qualifying at a dry Portimao Day two at the all-new Portimao circuit went to plan for Broc Parkes (Yamaha World Supersport Team) and on a dry track surface he came close to pole with his second best time of the weekend. He...

Portimao: Yamaha Teams qualifying report

Portimao: Yamaha Teams qualifying report

Wet Superpole sees Corser seventh and Haga tenth A dry start to the day ended up in a wet Superpole and such were the deteriorating conditions shortly after the start of the final 50-minute session that Troy Corser (Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team)...

Portimao: Starting grid

Portimao: Starting grid

@>Superpole qualifiers: Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Troy Bayliss Ducati 1098 F08 1:58.548 2. Cal ...

Portimao: Saturday practice times

Portimao: Saturday practice times

Pos Rider Team Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Troy Bayliss Ducati Xerox...

Portimao: Saturday qualifying times

Portimao: Saturday qualifying times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Michel Fabrizio Ducati 1098 F08 1:43.609 2. Troy Corser Yamaha...

Fri 31 Oct 2008
Portimao: Friday qualifying times

Portimao: Friday qualifying times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Troy Corser Yamaha YZF-R1 1:55.791 2. Leon Haslam Honda...

Portimao: Friday practice times

Portimao: Friday practice times

Pos Rider Team Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Troy Bayliss Ducati Xerox...

Thu 30 Oct 2008
WSS: Yamaha YZF Jr Portimao preview

WSS: Yamaha YZF Jr Portimao preview

Barrier and Baz ready to confirm FIM Cup Superstock 1000 Sylvain Barrier, injured at Brno at the end of July, was back in Magny-Cours for the last race. He was always with the leading group and did a very courageous race, rewarded with the ...

Portimao: Yamaha YZF preview

Portimao: Yamaha YZF preview

THE FINAL RACE ON A NEW TRACK The last race of the 2008 Superbike World Championship will take place this weekend on the "Autodromo Internacional do Algarve" near Portimão in Portugal. This will be the occasion for Shinichi Nakatomi (19th with...

WSS: Yamaha Teams Portimao preview

WSS: Yamaha Teams Portimao preview

Parkes and Foret out to secure final 2008 prize Broc Parkes (Yamaha World Supersport Team) and Fabien Foret (Yamaha World Supersport Team) will be out to end the season on a high note at the Parkalgar circuit in Portugal. Each rider has...

Portimao: Yamaha Teams preview

Portimao: Yamaha Teams preview

Fight for second place looming at new Parkalgar circuit The 14th and final round of the 2008 World Superbike Championship takes place at an all-new venue this weekend, and the focus for both Noriyuki Haga (Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team) and Troy...

Tue 28 Oct 2008
Portimao: Series preview

Portimao: Series preview

New Algarve circuit brings curtain down on 2008 WSBK season The final act of the 2008 HANNspree FIM Superbike World Championship will be played out this coming weekend at the new Autodromo Internacional do Algarve circuit near Portimao in ...

Portimao: Ducati preview

Portimao: Ducati preview

2008 WORLD CHAMPION TROY BAYLISS (DUCATI XEROX) CLOSES HIS SUPERBIKE CAREER AT PORTIMAO Portimao: The 2008 World Superbike championship comes to a close this week, and factory riders Troy Bayliss and Michel Fabrizio travel to Portugal and the ...