Tag: British Superbike racing
Tyco Suzuki has launched its new 2013 livery for the British Superbike and Supersport Championships at the team’s presentation at Snetterton race circuit in Norfolk, UK. The new GSX-R1000 and GSX-R600 Superbikes that will be ridden by Josh Brookes, PJ Jacobsen and Taylor Mackenzie in the hotly-contested series’ feature an eye-catching lighter and brighter new [...]
Norton Motorcycles has been a shining example of British manufacturing for some time, and a recent move should only further connect the brand to its English roots. The company recently purchased the Donington Hall estate. Set on 26 acres in the English countryside, the grounds are home to a 40,000-square-foot mansion, built in 1790, as [...]
American teenager PJ Jacobsen put the new Tyco Suzuki GSX-R1000 on the top step of the podium in thrilling fashion at the Donington Park British Superbike Championship in the National 1000cc Superstock class, taking the victory by a 1000th-of-a-second. The 18-year-old, who has set the British Championship paddock alight since his debut at Oulton Park [...]
With John Hopkins out of the upcoming World Superbike race at Donington Park due to a broken foot, the rider’s Crescent Suzuki team is turning to another rider to fill the void left by the former champion.
Tyco Suzuki’s Guy Martin raced his GSX-R1000 to a Superbike victory and two fastest laps at Saturday’s Cookstown 100 Road Races in Northern Ireland. Despite completing a handful of laps at the Thruxton circuit a fortnight ago, Cookstown was Martin’s first time on a motorcycle since his win at the Ulster Grand Prix in August [...]
Jon Kirham won the opening round of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship, despite bad weather that ultimately caused the second race of the weekend to be cancelled. Kirkham’s debut for the Samsung Honda team got off to a perfect start as he beat Alastair Seeley to the finish line by .136 seconds. The wet [...]