Due to the pain Ayrton Badovini was suffering in the first half of that first race, he decided not to compete in the day’s second race.
Sylvain Guintoli leads the way in Qualifying 1 at the series new venue.
Carlos Checa and Ayrton Badovini crashed, injuring themselves in the process.
Turkey-bound for World Superbike Round 11
Ayrton Badovini finished Nürburgring’s races in seventh and ninth place, Carlos Checa crossed the line tenth.
Carlos Checa will thus line up for tomorrow’s race in eighteenth position on the grid.
Ayrton Badovini concluded first qualifying in fourteenth place and Carlos Checa suffered a crash which meant he failed to set a qualifying time.
Prior to heading to Germany, Checa and Badovini were testing at Misano near the end of the summer break.
The FIM Superbike World Championship looks for more close battles this weekend in the 10th round of the season at the iconic circuit in Germany
On race 1 the onset of rain just as the riders took to the grid caused a delayed start, the second race got underway in dry conditions.
Checa and his technicians managed the final (‘wet’) session perfectly, securing themselves a position on the front row of the grid.
The second day of the World Superbike Championship round at Silverstone was an emotional one as the riders paid tribute to Andrea Antonelli before Eugene Laverty earned his first-ever Tissot-Superpole.
Carlos Checa and Ayrton Badovini were on track at Silverstone today.
Great expectations are placed upon home riders, who are eager to battle for the top positions in front of their local fans on this weekend.
Carlos Checa and Ayrton Badovini ready for the final event before the traditional summer break.
Due to a wet track, no rider was able to improve on their times set yesterday during second qualifying this morning.
The 23 year old, Davide Giugliano, from Rome managed to time in 1'34.676 lap-time to secure first place ahead of Chaz Davies.
Encouraging provisional fourth place for Checa and Team SBK Ducati Alstare in today’s first qualifying at Moscow Raceway
The Championship leader managed to make the difference in the final section of the track.
he Ducati Alstare team has worked hard in preparation for the upcoming event.
Badovini qualified in eighth position for tomorrow’s races; Carlos Checa crashed out, qualified thirteenth.