Carlos Checa Dominates Second World Superbike Weekend

Carlos Checa Dominates Second World Superbike Weekend

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 […]

John Hopkins Gets The All-Clear To Return To Action

John Hopkins Gets The All-Clear To Return To Action

It’s been a roller coaster ride for World Superbike competitor John Hopkins, the man who amputated a finger so he could return to action quickly after suffering a serious hand injury. Unfortunately for Hopkins, he later re-injured that same hand after amputation and was forced to miss the opener of the Superbike season. Yet World […]

John Hopkins Returns At Imola Superbikes

John Hopkins flew to the UK at the weekend to prepare for his season debut on the #21 Yoshimura-powered GSX-R1000. Crescent Fixi Suzuki’s John Hopkins has been given the all-clear by his hand surgeon in America and will join team mate Leon Camier for this weekend’s second round of the World Superbike Championship at Imola […]

Ducati Finally Unveils Desmosedici GP12

Just days ahead of the final test of the MotoGP preseason, Ducati has finally unveiled the official look for the Desmosedici GP12, according to Cycle News. Valentino Rossi and Nicky Hayden tweeted pictures of the bikes to their loyal followers on Twitter ahead of the official reveal by Ducati. The new bike has a green, […]

Paolo Flammini Speaks On Tension Between MotoGP, World Superbike

The world of motorsports promoting is a complicated one, and for evidence of that look no further than the World Superbike and MotoGP series. These two competitions are similar in many regards, but were considered to be entirely separate for years, as the barrier to entry for MotoGP meant that only the very top riders […]