Rea The Super Record Breaker

Jonathan Rea capped off the 2017 World Superbike season with a dominant win in the Sunday Qatar race, and broke the record for most points collected in a single campaign. Rea ended the season with 556 points, beating Colin Edwards’ previous record of 552 from 2002. The Northern Irishman took first place when early leader…

Davies Flying – Rea Happy

World championship leader Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) was able to take away 20 points from the Prosecco DOC German Round, as he found it difficult work around the bumpy nature of the German circuit. In a stunning display of overtaking in the first lap of race two at Lausitzring, he was swiftly up and…

WSBK- Watch For The Rider Deals

It looks set to be a quieter year on the rider market for WorldSBK with the leading seats already filled for 2018 but there will still be some significant deals announced in the coming weeks and months. Jonathan Rea, Tom Sykes, Chaz Davies and Marco Melandri are all secure in their seats for next year…

Davies Targets Laguna Return

Ducati factory rider Chaz Davies is targeting a likely return to World Superbikes action at Laguna Seca as he recovers from having been hit by another rider’s bike at Misano. Davies, a frontrunner in the championship, was leading the Saturday race at Misano with three corners to go but fell while under pressure from championship…

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 Kelvin Van Der Linde Historic Victory South African driver Kelvin van der Linde pulled of a heroic drive to wrest a historic Nurburgring 24 Hour victory from the jaws of defeat for the Land Audi team alongside German drivers Christopher Mies and Markus Winkelhock and US driver Connor De Phillippi. Van der Linde had led…

Nicky Hayden Critically Injured

Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden remains in a critical condition in hospital, with the American still too unwell to be operated on. Hayden had initially been taken to a hospital in Rimini after being hit by a car while out cycling with friends on Wednesday. But his situation was so serious that a decision was…

Rea To Reach Superbike Landmark

Following three days of testing after the MotorLand Aragon Round, the Kawasaki Racing Team duo are keen to get racing action underway in The Netherlands. Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) is set to reach a landmark in his career on Sunday, marking his 200th race start in the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, and is…

No Complaints From Rea

Jonathan Rea says he holds no qualms about losing his 100% record to the start of the 2017 World Superbike championship having finished second behind Chaz Davies in race two at Aragon as he extends his title lead to 50 points. The two-time World Superbike champion lost out in a gutsy final lap duel against…

The Latest Edition of Motorsport World is Now on Sale

The latest edition of Motorsport World is Now on sale at Spar and Pick N Pay outlets garage shops and airports. It contains the latest big International and South African motorsport news. National MX Attracts record Entry Vinales- Marquez War Starts Up Tour Natal Back In Business Sergio Perez Black Flags Trump Record Field For…

Jonathan Rea Tops Final WSBK Testing

The final preseason WSBK test concluded Tuesday at Phillip Island in Australia, which will host this weekend the opening round of the 2017 World Superbike Championship (February 24-26). The two-day test opened with some issues due to changing weather conditions, and only 11 riders got onto the track. When Monday’s WSBK test session ended, Barni…