2011 British Superbike
The first two practice sessions wrapped up Friday at a wet Knockhill for the fifth round of the 2011 British Superbike Championship, and one rider was one top: Swan Yamaha’s Tommy Hill.
Hill set the pace for this weekend’s BSB round while still healing from the shoulder he broke at Round 2 in Oulton Park in April.
2011 125 MotoGP
Johann Zarco (Avant-AirAsia-Ajo) set the fastest time in both the first and second practice sessions in the 125 class at Silverstone, with Nicolas Terol (Bankia Aspar) and Sergio Gadea (Blusens by Paris Hilton Racing Team) a close second and third.
British rider Scott Redding (Marc VDS Racing) was fastest of the day at Silverstone in tMoto2, ahead current Championship points leader Stefan Bradl (Viessmann Kiefer Racing) who was second fastest, and Yonny Hernández (Blusens-STX) in third.
2011 World Sueprbike
From the time the 2011 World Superbike grid got onto the Misano Circuit in San Marino Friday, two riders were in a heated battle for the top slot: current WSBK leader Carlos Checa and reigning WSBK Champion Max Biaggi.
2011 AMA SBK
In the 2011 AMA Superbike Championship, again it was Team Graves Yamaha’s Josh Hayes who topped the timesheets at the opening day (Friday) of Round 4 in Road America, Elkhart Lake, Wis.
The MotoGP 125cc were the bikes most affected by the increased wind in the afternoon, with Nico Terol (Bankia Aspar) setting the fastest lap of Friday during Free Practice 1 at Jerez for the Spanish Gran Prix – a best effort of 1’48.384.
2011 AMA Arenacross
Friday Results, Race 1
For the second week in a row, Babbitt’s Monster Energy/TiLUBE Kawasaki presented by Maxxis’ Tyler Bowers, of Danville, Ky., grabbed a Friday-night win at the inaugural AMA Arenacross Series event from Toledo’s Huntington Center.