2011 World Superbike
World Superbike heads to one of the true cathedrals of speed this weekend: the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, for the fourth round of the 2011 championship.
BMW Motorrad WSBK Rider News
Taking a break before this weekend’s Assen World Superbike round, the BMW Motorrad team of Troy Corser and Leon Haslam piloted a different sort of machine rather than the usual BMW S1000RR.
World SBK Preview
The 2011 FIM Superbike World Championship season opener of takes place on Feb. 26-27 at Phillip Island in Australia. The World SBK teams will prepare for the season with an official test session at the same venue just one-week earlier.
Temperatures are beginning to rise for the opening round of the 2011 World Superbike Champion at Phillip Island on Feb. 25 -27 in Australia. WSBK motorcycle racing teams from around the world are busy with final details as riders move to new teams and teams make changes in machinery and personnel.
BMW Superbike Prep
The BMW Motorrad Motorsport Team of Troy Corser and Leon Haslam didn’t stop working after the first official test of 2011 World Superbike last week at Portimao.
The WSBK pilots of the BMW S1000RR continued prep for the upcoming season by traveling to Phillip Island, Australia, for two more days of superbike testing.
World Superbike Prep
As many other World Superbike teams are participating in the three-day official Infront Motorsports test at Portimao, Team BMW Motorrad Motorsport privately prepped during a three-day session in Eastern Creek, Australia.
In its second year of existence, the factory BMW S100RR reached the World Superbike podium twice and took a Superpole win, as promises were finally delivered on in full competitive trim.
New Alstare Suzuki rider Leon Haslam admits his hopes for the 2010 FIM World Superbike Championship season have been boosted by the performance of the bike during winter testing.
The 26-year-old Briton, who has moved to the team from the now defunct Stiggy Racing Honda squad, will team up with Frenchman Sylvain Guintoli as the Belgium-based team look to battle for the title after some trying times since Troy Corser took the title for them in 2005.
The echoes of a splendid weekend of racing at Misano World Circuit are still ringing loud and clear as the Hannspree FIM Superbike World Championship crosses the English Channel for its next appointment, round 9 at Donington Park.