FIM SUPERBIKE & SUPERSPORT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SUPERSTOCK 1000CC FIM CUP
New permanent Race Director
The FIM-SBK Permanent Bureau, composed of Messrs. Vito Ippolito FIM
President and Maurizio Flammini, President of FGSport, unanimously
Haga hurt in USA's Saturday qualifying incident
Noriyuki Haga took a heavy fall during today's qualifying for the Salt Lake
City round of the FIM World Superbike Championship, breaking his right
Superbike & Supersport World Championship Changes to the Rules
The Superbike Commission, composed of Messrs. Paolo Flammini (FGSport),
Claude Danis (FIM) and Giulio Bardi (Team representative), in a meeting
held today in Vallelunga, unanimously...
Sixth Yamaha Race Training sees biggest turn-out yet in Valencia
Last week at a sunny Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia on Spain's east
coast, a gathering of Yamaha racing teams and riders from thirteen countries
occupied thirty-one pit-boxes at...
The 2009 provisional calendar of the FIM Superbike and Supersport World
Championships and Superstock 1000cc FIM Cup is the following:
Dates Country Circuit Sbk Ssp Stk
Mar 1 Australia Phillip Island X...
FIM to Observe World Environment Day at Miller Motorsports Park
TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (May 27, 2008) --The Federation International De
Motocyclisme (FIM), the international sporting body for motorcycle
racing, in conjunction with the United...
The fourth round of the World Supersport Championship at
Assen proved successful all round for the HANNspree Ten Kate Honda team.
The Holland-based team were determined to achieve a good result at their
home circuit and didn't...
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...
Miller Motorsports Park Receives
2008 World Superbike Organizer Award
TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (December 23, 2008) -- Miller Motorsports Park is
honored to have been named the recipient of the 2008 World Superbike
Organizer Award from the FGS ...
KAWASAKI CHALLENGE HAS BIRD 'DREAMING'...
Following today's announcement that Paul Bird Motorsport will run the
official Kawasaki World Superbike Championship Team from 2009, not only
is team owner Paul Bird delighted, he has revealed that plans...
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 ...
Word on the street: V-Max is back!
There's been talk on the street for some while, bikers chatting in
hushed tones about the rumoured return of The Legend. Now it's
official, Yamaha has proudly announced that one of the most talked about
THANK YOU BAYLISS, THANK YOU NAKATOMI
The last race of the 2008 Superbike World Championship was very emotional
for everybody. Troy Bayliss, 3 times champion on a Ducati, ended his career
with 2 fantastic wins and the pole position and the lap...
Parkes fourth after a confused WSS race
Broc Parkes (Yamaha World Supersport Team) finished in fourth position
in what was an aggregated race at Brands Hatch - started late because of
an earlier race delay, stopped at one stage due to rain, with...
Owner of the PBM team, Paul Bird, visited Kawasaki Motors UK on Friday 7
November to conclude the last areas of his agreement with the Japanese
manufacturer in becoming their official World Superbike racing partner.
Paul and Steve Guttridge, ...
WORLD STAGE BECKONS FOR ELLSION
After sitting out the last round of the Bennetts British Superbike
Championship at Cadwell Park last weekend, due to a wrist injury
sustained in training the week previously, Hydrex Bike Animal Honda rider
World Superbike and Supersport official tests on Tuesday 8th and
Wednesday 9th July at Vallelunga
On Tuesday and Wednesday of next week the protagonists of the HANNspree
FIM Superbike World Championship and the Supersport World Championship
Baz in great shape, Barrier to have surgery
Loris Baz, who is now in second position in the Superstock 600 European
Championship, is confident for the Monza race. Sylvain Barrier (in the
FIM Cup Superstock 1000) will have surgery soon after...
Haga takes another double win as Yamaha dominate the podium in Vallelunga
Noriyuki Haga (Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team) had an outstanding raceday at Vallelunga, scoring a double win and promoting himself to third in the championship after two ...
Monza gets ready for another slipstreaming thriller
As the gates opened at the Autodromo Nazionale di Monza for the
traditional SBK Open Paddock, riders taking part in this weekend's
races have been facing up to an intense day of PR activity,...
BRIDEWELL IMPRESSES ON YAMAHA TEST
Following on from a battling World Superbike debut at Portimao last
weekend, Tommy Bridewell was invited to test for the Yamaha Lorenzini by
Leoni team which he did at the Portuguese circuit today and as a ...
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 ...
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)...
FABRIZIO STEPS UP TO THE PODIUM IN BOTH OF TODAY'S SUPERBIKE RACES AT
MILLER MOTORSPORTS PARK
Miller - Salt Lake City (USA):
Michel Fabrizio (Ducati Xerox) proves that he has taken a liking to America and the
Miller Motorsports Park circuit,...
THE DUCATI XEROX TEAM CONTINUES WITH WINTER TESTING AT KYALAMI, FABRIZIO
Kyalami (South Africa): Thursday 11th December 2008: The Ducati Xerox
Team has concluded day two of the three-day Pirelli tyre tests taking
place at the...
Corser Podiums and takes second in the championship
Troy Corser (Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team) finished the 2008 WSB season second in the championship standings after securing a podium finish in the first race at Portimao, then following that up...
NAKATOMI 12TH AND 15TH
Thanks to two fast and consistent races, Shinichi Nakatomi earned some
championship points in Brno in both races. He is now in 19th position
in the World Superbike standings, where the level of competition is
Yamaha Champions Challenge, a great success... by par!
Yamaha kicked off the Misano racing weekend with a very different sport in the San Marino sunshine yesterday. Yamaha riders Troy Corser, Noriyuki Haga, Fabien Foret, David Checa and Shinichi...
A PROMISING SECOND HALF OF THE SEASON
After the first seven races until now, the Misano race is the gate to the
second part of the year. It looks very interesting and there should be
plenty of good quality show until the final event on...
Haga swops pain for points
Following a painful crash last weekend at the Salt Lake City circuit,
Noriyuki Haga went on to astound doctors and race fans by climbing
back on his R1 and taking a ten point chunk out of Troy Bayliss's
Troy Bayliss placed his Ducati 1098 F08 fastest in the first qualifying
session on Friday, May 30, at the Miller Motorsports Park circuit near
Salt Lake City, Utah. With a time of 1:49.394 (161.482 mph) on the outer
loop, Bayliss now holds the...