JEREZ, Spain – The Spanish Round of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship proved to be as important as expected for this year’s title race. With Marco Melandri (Aprilia Racing Team) taking his second double of the season on Sunday, his teammate Sylvain Guintoli, who was twice second at the flag, managed to narrow the gap to series leader Tom Sykes to 31 points. The reigning champion was fifth in the first race and third in the second but was never able to show his usual speed this time at the Jerez Circuit.
Monday, 08 September 2014 02:44
JEREZ, Spain - An intense Tissot-Superpole second session was won by Loris Baz (Kawasaki Racing Team), who claimed pole position for the 10th round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship at Jerez on Saturday. The young Frenchman will move off ahead of everyone else in the two Sunday races for the second time this year. Baz also recorded the new best lap of the track for the Superbike class in 1:40.298, beating the previous record by 0.322s.
Saturday, 06 September 2014 15:14
JEREZ, Spain – Temperatures soared into the 30s for Free Practice 2 at the 10th round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship at the Jerez circuit on Friday, leaving many to think that few riders would better their times from the morning’s session. This was looking the case until the final six minutes when several fast laps completely changed the running order.
Friday, 05 September 2014 17:38
The American Motorcyclist Association has announced that it will sanction MotoAmerica, a new North American road racing series. MotoAmerica is an affiliate of KRAVE Group LLC, a partnership that includes three-time MotoGP champion, Wayne Rainey.
Wednesday, 03 September 2014 19:04
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Springfield Mile is a special event, known for its super close finishes and furious action, and Sunday's running was classic Springfield.
Sunday, 31 August 2014 19:29
The Hertz British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday saw a great battle between Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo won by Marquez as he made an immediate return to winning ways, while Valentino Rossi joined them on the podium.
Sunday, 31 August 2014 12:31
The MotoGP™ pole was secured by Marc Marquez in Q2 at the Hertz British Grand Prix, while Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo also qualified on the front row.
Saturday, 30 August 2014 15:56
As the premier class riders enjoyed their second Friday practice session at the Hertz British Grand Prix, Marc Marquez was the top man, followed by Stefan Bradl and Andrea Dovizioso.
Friday, 29 August 2014 14:51
Tuesday saw the conclusion of two days of testing organized by the Ducati Team at Misano World Circuit in preparation for the Grand Prix of San Marino and Riviera di Rimini, scheduled for the Italian circuit on Sept. 14. Present at the test were the factory Ducati riders, Andrea Dovizioso and Cal Crutchlow, as well as Andrea Iannone of the Pramac Racing Team and test-rider Michele Pirro.
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 14:13
NEW KENT, Va. - Bryan Smith rode with a head full of steam and a face full of dirt through the entire field to win the Virginia Mega Mile, Round 13 of the AMA Pro Flat Track Grand National Championship season, in front of a raucous packed house at Colonial Downs on Saturday.
Monday, 25 August 2014 10:12