Josh Brookes signs for Norton for TT 2018 campaign
Josh Brookes is set to return to the Isle of Man TT Races and will again represent the Norton factory in this year’s RST Superbike and PokerStars Senior TT Races.
Petrucci targets factory ride
Pramac Ducati rider Danilo Petrucci has said he’s “99 percent certain” the 2018 season will be his last. The Italian, who has shed four kilograms in a bid to convince would-be employers of his commitment, said: “I think I’m ready to go in a factory team, but I have to d
Ducati: Both riders can fight for the Championship
It’s a rosy start to the new season for the Borgo Panigale factory
Folger withdraws from the 2018 MotoGP championship
MotoGP rider Jonas Folger has announced his withdrawal from the 2018 MotoGP season, unable to recover from the illness which sidelined the German for the last four rounds of the 2017 championship.
Comparing Sepang: what changed in 2018
Testing gives us our first glimpse of the season – and what’s changed
Miller: “The more I ride the bike, the more I understand it”
Jack Miller (Alma Pramac Racing) put in an impressive performance the first time he got on a Desmosedici, and three days of testing at Sepang have only furthered that.
More Radical Changes Bring A Boost For Laverty
After a disappointing season in 2017 for the Milwaukee Aprilia squad in WorldSBK, especially with a rider of the proven winning talents of Eugene Laverty on board, several back-room changes gave been made in the run-up to 2018. As far as the bike itself, its make up and set-up,
Allerton Makes Dream Start with NextGen Motorsports at Pre-Season Official ASBK Test
V4 WorldSBK Ducati: What’s It Like?
During a test at Jerez on the first WorldSBK spec 1000cc Ducati Panigale V4 to break cover
Michael van der Mark Flies In Second 2018 Test
Michael van der Mark and his Pata Yamaha team-mate Alex Lowes are about to be once again locked in a private and unspoken battle inside their team, with neither of the R1 riders having quite managed to win a full-on WorldSBK race yet. As last year’s only full season entry podi
Razgatlioglu Rips In Again
After a stunning first taste of his 2018 Kawasaki Puccetti Racing superbike last year, during a Portimao testing session, new full-time WorldSBK runner Toprak Razgatlioglu performed similar excellence in the recent Portimao tests this year. He also did it in similar circumstance
Rea And Sykes Rate Portimao Circuit Resurfacing
The strikingly modernist and intensely undulating Portimao circuit is a popular venue for the WorldSBK paddock to visit again in 2018, but criticism of the increasingly bumpy track surface during the 2017 race weekend saw the Portuguese track take action recently. There has been