Eugene Laverty Claims First WSB Win On Suzuki

Eugene Laverty 2014 World Superbike Phillip Island Race 1 - 1st Place

Eugene Laverty stormed to victory on his Voltcom Crescent Suzuki debut in race one at Phillip Island in Australia today, securing the first World Championship win for the Japanese manufacturer since 2010. Laverty fought back from a difficult start and made his way through from seventh to hunt down the leading pack of Giugliano, Melandri […]

Jorge Lorenzo Steps Up His Game In Australia

Jorge Lorenzo Steps Up His Game In Australia

Jorge Lorenzo managed to stay in the hunt for the MotoGP title with a win at Australia’s Phillip Island. The Yamaha rider out-dueled his competitors for the win, bursting out to an early lead and hanging on to the front position as other riders nipped at his heels. Lorenzo got a break when Marc Marquez received a […]

Marco Melandri Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

Marco Melandri Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

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 […]

World Superbike Gets Underway In Australia

World Superbike Gets Underway In Australia

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 Returns This Weekend

World Superbike Returns This Weekend

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 […]