Tom Sykes awarded with RAC Torrens Trophy

According to Crash.net website reports, Reigning eni FIM Superbike World Champion Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) was today given the coveted RAC Torrens Trophy during a special ceremony in London’s Pall Mall. After missing out on the title by a mere half-point in 2012, Sykes went on to fend off Eugene Laverty and Sylvain Guintoli…

2014 Ducati Superbike Team Presented

The 2014 season will see the return of Ducati (the winners of 31 world titles in World Superbike, composed of 17 Manufacturers and 14 Riders titles) in an official capacity to the World Superbike Championship. Ducati will also re-establish its collaboration with Feel Racing, the logistical and organisational structure based in Crespellano, in the province…

2014 Pata Honda Team Presented

The 2014 Pata Honda Team that will contest this season’s World Superbike and World Supersport Championships was presented last Saturday at the Motor Bike Expo exhibition at Verona in Italy. The team comprises the same rider line-up as in 2013 with British riders Jonathan Rea and Leon Haslam riding the new Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade SP…

Team Pedercini Racing 2014 racing season officially launched

2014 Team Pedercini Racing Kawasaki was officially presented on January 28th, 2014 at Nicolis Museum in Villafranca, Verona, Italy. The Italian squad – that is embarking in its 17th consecutive WSBK season – will field two EVO-spec ZX-10R for Alessandro Andreozzi and returning Luca Scassa. Andreozzi steps up to World Superbike after an encouraging year…

Sykes Evaluates Chassis and Engine Parts at Almeria

Reigning World Superbike Champion Tom Sykes spent two days testing at Almeria to evaluate new chassis and engine parts before setting a final lap time of 1’34 on a race tyre, half a second quicker than team-mate Loris Baz on a qualifier. The British rider raced 83 laps today even though he was feeling under…