Articles Posted in the " Phillip Island " Category


  • Donington World Superbike: Stats & Facts

    Donington World Superbike: Stats & Facts

    2011 World Superbike

    The 2011 World Superbike Championship returns to Donington Park in the UK this weekend after a year hiatus.

    Leading the points race is Althea Ducati’s Carlos Checa, who doubled at the opening round in Phillip Island a month ago.








  • WSBK Crash Update: Rea Fit for Donington

    WSBK Crash Update: Rea Fit for Donington

    2011 World Superbike

    The first round of the 2011 World Superbike Championship was almost a no go for Castrol Honda’s Jonathan Rea.

    The Northern Irishman had to jump from his CBR1000RR during the final pre-season test at the Australian track, dislocating his left ring finger and experiencing much pain in his left wrist.


  • Phillip Island World Superbike Tire Report

    Phillip Island World Superbike Tire Report

    World Superbike

    In the following report, Giorgio Barbier, Racing Director of Pirelli Moto, gives an indepth tire report from the opening round of the 2011 World Superbike Championship at Phillip Island, Australia, that occurred this past weekend.

    Pirelli is the sole tire in the 2011 World Superbike and World Supersport championships.






  • Phillip Island Superpole

    Phillip Island Superpole

    Superpole Video

    At the 2011 opening round of World SBK, Carlos Checa (Althea Racing) set the quickest lap ever recorded around Phillip Island on a Superbike machine when he powered his Ducati 1098R to a time of 1 minute 30.882 seconds, thus grabbing the first Superpole trophy of the year.


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