Riders Prepare For 2016 WorldSBK Opener

Tom Sykes 2016 World Superbike Jerez Test

WorldSBK teams got their first glimpses of each other at the Jerez circuit in Spain during testing Jan. 26 and 27. While riders probably don’t want to give away too much too soon, the test runs were competitive and riders pushed their bikes hard. If the track times were any indication, the KRT Kawasaki team […]

Kawasaki’s New Ninja ZX-10R

2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R ABS

In early September, Kawasaki announced that it was releasing a hot new version of its Ninja superbike model – the ZX-10R – for the upcoming year. The new tagline “Get Closer” tantalized Ninja fans and journalists the world over with the promise that the new model wouldn’t be an overhaul of the well-loved design that helped secure […]

Eugene Laverty Joins Forces With Suzuki

Eugene Laverty Joins Forces With Suzuki

The World Superbike series only ended its season a few weeks ago, but riders and teams are already looking ahead to 2014 – and making some major changes in preparation for next year. Some of the biggest news surrounds a new signing for the Suzuki factory team, which has inked top rider Eugene Laverty for 2014. […]

2013 World Superbike Jerez Results

Tom Sykes 2013 World Superbike Jerez

Tom Sykes Claims Superbike Championship In Spain It came down to the wire, but Tom Sykes made sure the final round of the 2013 World Superbike season was an exciting one. The British rider didn’t win either of the motos at Spain’s Jerez circuit, but he performed well enough to clinch the No. 1 spot […]

Chaz Davies, Tom Sykes Come Out On Top In Germany

Chaz Davies, Tom Sykes Come Out On Top In Germany

Chaz Davies and Tom Sykes emerged as the big winners from the most recent World Superbike round at the Nurburgring circuit in Germany. The two split the motorsports races, both of which ended early when red flags halted the contest due to serious crashes on the track. Sykes won the first race, narrowly beating out Marco […]

2013 World Superbike Portimao Results

2013 World Superbike Portimao

Surprise Winners Take Over At Portimao World Superbike took its competition to the Portimao circuit in Portugal, and there were a few surprises by the time all of the motorsports riders crossed the finish line. In the first race, BMW’s Marco Melandri narrowly edged out standings leader Sylvain Guintoli for the win. It took a […]

2013 World Superbike Donington Park Results

2013 World Superbike Donington Park 2 Winner's Podium

Tom Sykes Dominates At Donington Park Kawasaki rider Tom Sykes got his first ever double win at the World Superbike event at Donington Park in the U.K. Sykes dominated the weekend from the outset, leading every session from the qualifying laps to the main events. The victories pus Sykes in a prime position to challenge […]

2013 World Superbike Monza Results

2013 World Superbike Monza Race 1 Winner's Podium

World Superbike Crowns Two Winners At Monza The World Superbike motorsports series headed to the Monza circuit in Italy for its fourth round of the year. A doubleheader event provided plenty of chances for riders to claim a bit of glory, but the same three competitors took spots on the podium in each race. In […]

Tom Sykes, Eugene Laverty Claim World Superbike Wins

Tom Sykes, Eugene Laverty Claim World Superbike Wins

The two World Superbike races at the Assen TT Circuit in the Netherlands saw a few of the motorsports series’ top riders dominate as Kawasaki’s Tom Sykes and Aprilia’s Eugene Laverty won the first and second race, respectively. In the first race, Sykes opened up with a huge lead and cruised to his sixth career win. In the […]

Chaz Davies Takes A Double Win In World Superbike

Chaz Davies Takes A Double Win In World Superbike

The second round of the FIM World Superbike Championship took place at MotorLand Aragon in Spain this past weekend, and the motorsports series thrilled the thousands of spectators in attendance. BMW rider Chaz Davies won the two main events to sweep the podium. He narrowly edged out Sylvain Guintoli, the current standings leader, in both races, while Marco […]