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Fri 31 Dec 2010
Sat 11 Dec 2010
Series announces European Junior Cup

Series announces European Junior Cup

European Junior Cup launched in 2011 The European Junior Cup is an exciting new class that will feature at the events of the 2011 Superbike World Championship organized by Infront Motor Sports. Open to 14 to 17 year old racers from around...

Fri 03 Dec 2010
Yamaha Phillip Island test summary

Yamaha Phillip Island test summary

Success in Australia test for Yamaha World Superbike Team Yamaha World Superbike Team riders Eugene Laverty and Marco Melandri completed their three day test at the Phillip Island circuit in Australia today. The two new signings for the 2011 ...

Thu 02 Dec 2010
Suzuki Alstare Portimao test summary

Suzuki Alstare Portimao test summary

WEATHER HAMPERS PROGRESS FOR TEAM SUZUKI ALSTARE Despite bad weather throughout the two days of tests in Portimao, Team Suzuki Alstare rider Michel Fabrizio left the track in a positive frame of mind and happy with his continuing understanding...

Fri 26 Nov 2010
FIM Superbike World Championship 2011 updated calendar

FIM Superbike World Championship 2011 updated calendar

FIM Superbike & Supersport World Championships- FIM Superstock Cup 2011 updated Calendars <pre> Dates Grand Prix Circuit Superbike Supersport Superstock February 27 Australia ...

Wed 17 Nov 2010
Series to return to Donington Park

Series to return to Donington Park

Donington Park regains FIM Superbike World Championship Donington Park Grand Prix Circuit is celebrating a new contract with Infront Motor Sports with the return of the FIM Superbike World Championship to the Leicestershire circuit in a ...

Sat 13 Nov 2010
Yamaha Valencia test summary

Yamaha Valencia test summary

World Superbike News Melandri and Laverty complete successful Valencia Superbike Test Yamaha World Superbike 2011 team-mates Marco Melandri and Eugene Laverty took to the track together for the first time today, taking part in a one day test at...

Thu 04 Nov 2010
Eugene Laverty visits Yamaha workshop

Eugene Laverty visits Yamaha workshop

2011 WSB Rider Eugene Laverty Visits The Yamaha World Superbike Team Workshop 2011 Yamaha World Superbike Team rider Eugene Laverty today visited the team's workshops at Germo di Lesmo in Italy. Having completed his first test on the bike ...

Yamaha team news

Yamaha team news

Yamaha World Superbike Team Manager Announcement After several years as team manager for the Yamaha Motor Italia Supersport Team and then manager for the World Superbike Team from 2005 to 2010, Massimo Meregalli will now move across to join the...

Sat 23 Oct 2010
Cal Crutchlow tests with Yamaha MotoGP team

Cal Crutchlow tests with Yamaha MotoGP team

First taste of the Yamaha YZR-M1 MotoGP bike for Crutchlow in Japan Having wrapped up the 2010 World Superbike Championship on a high in Magny Cours with a race win and a second place finish on his YZF-R1 two weeks ago, Cal Crutchlow ended his...

Fri 22 Oct 2010
Series 2011 testing news

Series 2011 testing news

Official IMS Test Dates Announced Infront Motorsports has the pleasure of confirming that there will be two official pre-season tests in preparation for what is shaping up to be an exciting 13-round Superbike World Championship campaign in...

Thu 14 Oct 2010
Ducati to unveil new bike in Milan

Ducati to unveil new bike in Milan

DUCATI TO UNVEIL THE INNOVATIVE NEW DIAVEL AT THE MILAN SHOW Bologna, Italy (12 October 2010) - Ducati is excited to announce that after months of speculation the long wait is almost over, the new Diavel will make its first public appearance at...

Suzuki Alstare signs Michel Fabrizio

Suzuki Alstare signs Michel Fabrizio

FABRIZIO RETURNS. Former Alstare rider Michel Fabrizio has rejoined the team and will spearhead their attack on the 2011 Superbike World Championship next year. Michel is no stranger, having raced for Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra in the 2003...

Sat 09 Oct 2010
FIM Superbike World Championship 2011 provisional calendar

FIM Superbike World Championship 2011 provisional calendar

FIM Superbike World Championship 2011 provisional calendar <pre> Dates Grand Prix Circuit February 27 Australia Phillip Island March 27 Europe t.b.a April 17 The Netherlands ...

Thu 07 Oct 2010
Yamaha Magny-Cours test day 2 report

Yamaha Magny-Cours test day 2 report

Laverty impresses with Yamaha World Superbike test debut at Magny Cours The second day of the two day test at Magny Cours today saw the Yamaha Sterilgarda World Superbike Team's 2011 rider Eugene Laverty enjoying starkly contrasted weather to ...

Wed 06 Oct 2010
Yamaha Racing auctions for life

Yamaha Racing auctions for life

Would you like to be the proud and exclusive owner of Valentino Rossi's knee slider signed by the Doctor himself? Ever dreamed of having an exquisitely autographed helmet of current MotoGP leader Jorge Lorenzo or a used signed leather suit of...

Yamaha Magny-Cours test day 1 report

Yamaha Magny-Cours test day 1 report

Laverty enjoys first Superbike experience on the Yamaha Sterilgarda WSB YZF-R1 Having signed to the Yamaha Sterilgarda World Superbike Team for the 2011 season 24yr old rider Eugene Laverty got his first taste of the YZF-R1 Superbike today at...

Mon 04 Oct 2010
Magny-Cours: Yamaha Sunday report

Magny-Cours: Yamaha Sunday report

Fantastic farewell for Crutchlow with victory at Magny Cours Yamaha Sterilgarda World Superbike YZF-R1 rider Cal Crutchlow wrapped up his year in the World Superbike Championship in style today, taking two classic podiums with a race win and a...

Magny-Cours: Suzuki Sunday report

Magny-Cours: Suzuki Sunday report

LEON TAKES SUPERB PODIUM IN RACE 1. SYLVAIN JUST MISSES OUT IN RACE 2. The title might already have been decided but Suzuki Alstare riders Leon Haslam and Sylvain Guintoli gave everything they had at Magny-Cours today and acquitted themselves...

Magny-Cours: Ducati Sunday report

Magny-Cours: Ducati Sunday report

MICHEL FABRIZIO SCORES FINAL PODIUM FOR THE DUCATI XEROX TEAM AT MAGNY-COURS Magny-Cours (France), Sunday 4th October: an emotionally charged day for the Ducati Xerox Team that, with riders Michel Fabrizio and Noriyuki Haga, ran its final due...

SS100: Magny-Cours: Garnier Racing Team Junior Sunday report

SS100: Magny-Cours: Garnier Racing Team Junior Sunday report

GOOD PODIUM FOR BARRIER AT HIS HOME RACE Sylvain Barrier and the Garnier Racing Team Junior finished brilliantly the 2010 season with a good podium at Magny-Cours in Burgundy where the team is based. Randy Pagaud finished 17th. On Sunday...

Sun 03 Oct 2010
Magny-Cours: Series Sunday report

Magny-Cours: Series Sunday report

Crutchlow and Biaggi take wins on final day Cal Crutchlow (Yamaha Sterilgarda) and Max Biaggi (Aprilia Alitalia) shared the race wins this weekend, the last one of the 2010 season. The action did not disappoint even if the championship was...

2010 Final standings

2010 Final standings

@>Riders' Championship: Pos Rider Team Bike Points --- ------------------------- ------------------------------ -------------------- ---------- 1. Max Biaggi ...

Magny-Cours: Race 2 results

Magny-Cours: Race 2 results

Pos Rider Team Bike Laps Time Gap to 1st --- ------------------------- ----------------------------------- ---------------- ----- ----------- ----------- 1. Max Biaggi ...

WSS: Magny-Cours: Race results

WSS: Magny-Cours: Race results

Pos Rider Team Bike Laps Time Gap to 1st --- ------------------------- ----------------------------------- ---------------- ----- ----------- ----------- 1. Eugene Laverty ...

Magny-Cours: Race 1 results

Magny-Cours: Race 1 results

Pos Rider Team Bike Laps Time Gap to 1st --- ------------------------- ----------------------------------- ---------------- ----- ----------- ----------- 1. Cal Crutchlow ...

WSS: Magny-Cours: Warmup times

WSS: Magny-Cours: Warmup times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Kenan Sofuoglu Honda CBR600RR 1:42.385 2. David Salom Triumph...

Magny-Cours: Warmup times

Magny-Cours: Warmup times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Max Biaggi Aprilia RSV4 Fac 1:39.480 2. Lorenzo Lanzi Ducati...

Sat 02 Oct 2010
Magny-Cours: Starting grid

Magny-Cours: Starting grid

@>SuperPole qualifiers: Pos Rider Bike SuperPole time --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------------- 1. Cal Crutchlow Yamaha YZF R1 1:37.699 2. Sylvain Guintoli ...

Magny-Cours: Saturday practice times

Magny-Cours: Saturday practice times

Pos Rider Team Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ----------------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Max Biaggi ...

Magny-Cours: Saturday qualifying times

Magny-Cours: Saturday qualifying times

Pos Rider Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Sylvain Guintoli Suzuki GSX-R1000 1:38.300 2. Michel Fabrizio Ducati...

WSS: Magny-Cours: Saturday practice times

WSS: Magny-Cours: Saturday practice times

Pos Rider Team Bike Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------------- ----------------------------------- ---------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. Kenan Sofuoglu ...

Magny-Cours: Suzuki Friday report

Magny-Cours: Suzuki Friday report

WORK TO BE DONE, BUT TIMES CLOSE. Team Suzuki Alstare riders Leon Haslam and Sylvain Guintoli know that there's more to be done after they ended the first day of qualifying at Magny-Cours with the 10th and 14th quickest lap times. Leon's tenth...

Magny-Cours: Ducati Friday report

Magny-Cours: Ducati Friday report

FABRIZIO (DUCATI XEROX) SECURES PROVISIONAL PLACE ON FRONT ROW FOR SUNDAY'S RACES AT MAGNY-COURS Magny-Cours (France), Friday 1st October: the two Ducati Xerox riders Michel Fabrizio and Noriyuki Haga were protagonists during the first day of...

Magny-Cours: Yamaha Friday report

Magny-Cours: Yamaha Friday report

Crutchlow and Toseland complete eventful first qualifying in Magny Cours Yamaha Sterilgarda World Superbike riders Cal Crutchlow and James Toseland wrapped up an eventful first qualifying session at Magny Cours today in fifth and 12th ...

SS1000: Magny-Cours: Garnier Racing Team Junior Friday report

SS1000: Magny-Cours: Garnier Racing Team Junior Friday report

BARRIER ON PROVISIONAL POLE POSITION! Great result for Sylvain with the best time in Superstock 1000, despite a little crash at the end of the session. In the first free practice session, Sylvain Barrier was the second quickest behind...