Motorsport.com's Top 20 motorcycle racers of 2018, Part 2
Motorsport.com reveals who makes its top 10 in its first-ever countdown of the top motorcycle racers of the year.
British Superbike champion, 3rd in Suzuka 8 Hours
BSB's 'Showdown' championship format may be deliberately geared up to stop one rider running away with the title, but this year there was simply no stopping Haslam romping to honours in 2018 aboard his Bournemouth Kawasaki.
A strong start for Suzuki upstart Bradley Ray and six-time BSB champion Shane Byrne on the PBM Ducati suggested a thrilling three-way title fight could be in the offing, but Ray lost his way in the middle of the year while Byrne was removed from contention by a testing crash that left him serious injuries, enough to curtail his season (and maybe his career).
To continue reading subscribe to
Join prime and take advantage of member benefits:
- Custom news feed based on your favorite series
- Ad-free environment
- Access to the Giorgio Piola archive
- Best of F1 Racing
- Higher resolution photos
- Best of GP Gazette
Unlock the benefits of PRIME and enjoy the full range of features offered by your favorite motorsport news site.Subscribe to Motorsport.com PRIME
Already have an account? Sign in
Motorsport.com's Top 20 motorcycle racers of 2018, Part 1
Zarco emboldened by Lorenzo's Ducati transition