Tag: Marco Melandri
World Superbike Crowns Two Winners At Monza The World Superbike motorsports series headed to the Monza circuit in Italy for its fourth round of the year. A doubleheader event provided plenty of chances for riders to claim a bit of glory, but the same three competitors took spots on the podium in each race. In [...]
The second round of the FIM World Superbike Championship took place at MotorLand Aragon in Spain this past weekend, and the motorsports series thrilled the thousands of spectators in attendance. BMW rider Chaz Davies won the two main events to sweep the podium. He narrowly edged out Sylvain Guintoli, the current standings leader, in both races, while Marco [...]
Motorsports enthusiasts are known for their passion. Many of them just can’t get enough of racing and everything that goes into it, and luckily for these fans, the most recent app from World Superbike can bring the action right to their fingertips. As the latest app from World Superbike, which has been releasing similar programs [...]
The World Superbike season has barely begun and a top rider has already hit a speed bump. BMW competitor Marco Melandri, who was one of the preseason favorites to win the motorsports title after finishing third overall last year, recently underwent surgery on his right shoulder. The pain had been nagging the Italian throughout the winter [...]
The 2013 World Superbike season kicked off at Phillip Island, Australia, over the weekend. Sylvain Guintoli and Eugene Laverty finished in the top two of both races, swapping wins to emerge with 45 points each after the first round of the motorsports series was complete. In the first race, Guintoli came from behind during the 15th [...]
World Superbike is making a triumphant return to the motorsports world Feb. 24 when all competitors will descend on Phillip Island, Australia, as the first of 14 rounds get underway. With last year’s champion, Max Biaggi, retiring in the offseason, the top spot is anyone’s for the taking. All eyes will be on veteran rider [...]
World Superbike has completed its final testing before the start of the season, and an unlikely candidate has emerged as a contender after a strong showing. The testing period, which ran for two days at Phillip Island in Australia, was the last official opportunity for tinkering before the motorsports season kicks off Feb. 24 on the same [...]
The 2013 World Superbike season is right around the corner, and many of the riders from the motorsports series were in Phillip Island, Australia, for a few days of unofficial testing before the last official test. It was the first time back on the track for several of the 14 riders present – and it [...]
MotoGP riders from BMW and Ducati closed out the final days of winter testing at the Jerez track in Spain.
Riders from World Superbike and MotoGP were present for winter testing at Jerez, but it was the superbike teams who stole the show on their final day of motorsports before the break.