Tag: Carlos Checa
The World Superbike Championship will be decided this weekend at Germany’s Nurburgring racetrack.
The opening of the Moscow raceway saw Ducati bikes sport some the fastest qualifying times.
The 2012 World Superbike Championship is looking more decided by the day, as Max Biaggi’s recent performance at Misano in Italy may have secured victory for the rider.
Defending champion Carlos Checa has looked strong thus far in World Superbike, and his form continued during the first qualifying session ahead of this weekend’s race in Misano, Italy.
Carlos Checa continued his excellent World Superbike form in the first moto at Miller Motorsports Park, but crashed in the second race to allow Marco Melandri to win the weekend.
Inclement weather shortened the World Superbike schedule in Monza, Italy, this weekend, as organizers weren’t confident the riders’ motorcycle tires would hold up in the wet conditions.
A rainy weekend in Assen, Holland, resulted in a very strategic round of World Superbike racing, reports Cycle News.
One of the things that keeps World Superbike races interesting is the Wild Card system, where riders from the world of motorsports are granted the chance to compete in one World Superbike race. Although frequently used to give local fans a rooting interest, sometimes the Wild Card can give the top racers a run for [...]
The second weekend of World Superbike racing was all about Carlos Checa, who took command of the point standings with a dominant performance that saw him winning both races and taking the maximum points available. The defending champion was trailing Max Biaggi going into the weekend, mainly due to Checa crashing in the very first [...]
The first test of the World Superbike Championship season is in the books, and it was defending champion Carlos Checa leaving Phillip Island in Australia with the fastest overall lap time. Using the official racing motorcycle tires that he’ll be equipping for competition, Checa posted the fastest time of 1:31.8 on the final day of [...]