Members of the World Superbike series gathered in Jerez, Spain, to undergo the final round of winter testing.
World Superbike testing continued in Aragon, Spain, this week, but wet conditions limited the time spent on the bikes.
The news that the World Superbike series would see new rules for the 2013 season means riders will have to adjust to the changes, and many began the process during a three-day test at Motorland Aragon in Spain.
Max Biaggi just wrapped up a championship run in World Superbike, but fans can already look ahead to the 2013 season.
Going into the MotoGP race in Jerez, many fans worried about Casey Stoner’s arm pump, a painful condition that cost him the race in Qatar.
Going into the MotoGP season, everyone assumed Casey Stoner would dominate right from the outset.
Officially, the fastest time at Friday’s MotoGP test ahead of the race this weekend in Jerez went to relatively unknown rider Ivan Silva of Avintia Blusens BQR FTR-Kawasaki.
Valentino Rossi backed off of the inflammatory comments in Qatar during a press conference for this weekend’s race in Jerez, suggesting that he may have cooled down somewhat since his tenth-place finish.
It seems that MotoGP rider Nicky Hayden can’t catch a break thus far in the MotoGP season. The Ducati rider is trying to adjust to the brand-new GP12, but has found very little track time ahead of the first races of the year. Due to injury as well as a delay in getting the GP12 [...]
As last year’s MotoGP champion, Casey Stoner, is the odds-on favorite to win again this year, even with an increased field that will include multiple claiming rule teams. And for the most part, fans expect Stoner to be at the top of the charts during the major tests, especially the ones that last multiple days. [...]