WSS: Kenan Sofuoglu Breaks Ankle During Motorcross Training Accident

Kenan Sofuoglu

Hannspree Ten Kate Honda rider Kenan Sofuoglu has broken his left ankle in a motocross training accident in Turkey, but is determined to return to track action at the World Supersport pre-season test at Portimao in Portugal at the end of this month. Sofuoglu was training on a motocross bike in the hills near his […]

SBK: Superpole Format Modified for 2010 Season

Ben Spies Donington Park Superpole

Infront Motor Sports wishes to announce that there will be a new World Superbike Event Schedule starting from the 2010 season. In a spirit of constant consultation with teams and other interested parties, a few changes have been made in the different classes, which are as follows: In the Superbike class, the Superpole format has […]

Moto2: Gino Rea Tests FTR Moto2 Bike at Almeria

Gino Rea FTR Moto2 Test

2009 European Superstock 600 Champion Gino Rea tested Racing Team Germany’s Moto2 bike in Almeria in southern Spain on Wednesday. The British rider adapted quickly to the new machine, which is built by Buckingham-based FTR, and ran impressive times along with Racing Team Germany’s already signed rider Arne Tode. Rea said: “I managed to get […]

Yamaha Grand Slam – 3 World Championship titles on 1 day – Video

You couldn’t even plan this better if you had to do it again.  The Yamaha Grand Slam bagged 3 World Championships on 1 day.  An incredible achievement to win any of the 3 Championships but Yamaha nailed all three.   This goes to show that the Yamaha organization has its act together and really is […]

SBK: Provisional 2010 Calendar Announced, Qatar Dropped

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The FIM has released a provisional calendar for the 2010 World Superbike and Supersport Championship. The main news is that Qatar’s Losail circuit, present on the WSBK schedule since 2005, has been dropped. All other 13 venues remain, with no new additions, although Valencia and Imola are still ‘to be confirmed’ and, in the case […]