BMW Motorrad World Superbike Team M 1000 RR at Barcelona Testing

Redding urges BMW team to trust his feedback

Scott Redding has urged the BMW World Superbike team to “trust” his feedback more instead of pursuing an overly data-driven approach towards the improvement of its M1000RR challenger. Since making the switch from Ducati, Redding has endured a tough time at BMW, suffering a dismal opening round at Aragon last month that yielded just a…

Toprak Razgatlioglu riding with the number 1 plate in 2022 for Pata Yamaha

Jarvis keen to offer Toprak a place with RNF

Lin Jarvis on Toprak Razgatlioglu, ‘we can offer him a place in the RNF – the decision is his’ At Yamaha, efforts to decide the 2023 lineup continue, with the increasingly likely departure of Andrea Dovizioso opening doors to a spot on the satellite team, RNF. Many names have been considered for the veteran’s place.…

Micahel van der Mark in action at Jerez for Winter Testing

Van der Mark to make Assen return

Subject to medical clearance, BMW factory rider Michael van der Mark will return to action this weekend at Round 2 of the 2022 World Superbike Series at Assen. Van der Mark fractured his leg while training on a mountain bike in March, requiring him to undergo surgery just weeks before the start of the new…

Scott Redding Riding for The Offical BMW Team

Scott Redding – It’s hard to accept this

Scott Redding has described his nightmare start to the 2022 World Superbike season with BMW as “hard to accept”, saying he was baffled by a lack of pace in Aragon. Redding joined the BMW team as a replacement for Tom Sykes, having left the factory Ducati team where he scored 12 victories and securing a…

Alvaro Bautista Aragon Race 1

Bautista WSBK Championship Leader Following Round 1

The Spanish rider has confirmed high expectations for the team following a successful preseason – with two wins and three podiums from the opening round The return of Alvaro Bautista (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) to the Italian manufacturer’s factory team has instantly translated into Bautista becoming a genuine championship contender. Riding a competitive Panigale V4…

WorldSBK Aragon Test Concludes – Rea Fastest

Jonathan Rea posted the best time as all five manufacturers finished inside the top ten on the final day of testing before racing commences. The final day of the Supported Test at MotorLand Aragon came to a conclusion for the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship teams and riders with six-time Champion Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing…

WSBK Rider Johnathon Rea at the 2022 Aragon Test

Rea Fastest at Aragon – Day 1

The six-time World Champion topped the time sheets by just 0.016s ahead of his nearest rival Toprak Razgatlioglu on the opening day of testing at MotorLand Aragon Despite colder conditions impacting the Day 1 Test at MotorLand Aragon, Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) was able to lap faster than the race lap record for…

Davies Suffers New Injury Blow

Chaz Davies has sustained a fractured right collarbone in a training accident at Aragon and faces a race against time to be fit for the return of the World Superbike championship at Portimao. The Aruba.it Racing Ducati rider suffered a near-identical injury at the start of World Superbike’s lengthy summer break which saw him miss…