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2018 World Superbike – Rider line-up so far

Either my autism is killing me, or crash.net is killing me: * The “Related Articles” block comes in right after the Kawasaki team name.  * Althea BMW is listed twice.  * Bold mark-up and text size are applied incorrectly from Grillini onward.  I wouldn’t mind if rumored riders were added. I think Sylvain Guintoli is rumored to return, Puccetti possibly ...

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Baz back in World Superbike with Althea BMW

Loris Baz has confirmed his expected return to the World Superbike championship after signing for Althea BMW for the 2018 season. The French rider has spent the past three campaigns in MotoGP having moved from World Superbikes at the end of 2014 from Kawasaki – a switch which paved the way for Jonathan Rea to join the Japanese manufacturer – and ...

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BSB restructures support classes, sets up Junior Supersport 300

The MCE British Superbike championship has reshaped its support classes to encourage a “development structure for upcoming young riders” with 2018 marking the start of the British Talent Cup and the Junior Supersport 300 class. After the announcement of the British Talent Cup launch for 2018, with the series running alongside three BSB events, the British MotoGP and WSBK rounds ...

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Baz back in World Superbike with Althea BMW

Loris Baz has confirmed his expected return to the World Superbike championship after signing for Althea BMW for the 2018 season. The French rider has spent the past three campaigns in MotoGP having moved from World Superbikes at the end of 2014 from Kawasaki – a switch which paved the way for Jonathan Rea to join the Japanese manufacturer – and ...

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Baz confirmed with Althea BMW for WorldSBK 2018

MotoGP exile Loris Baz has been confirmed with the Althea BMW team for WorldSBK 2018, replacing the departed Jordi Torres in Genesio Bevilacqua’s squad. The Frenchman was separated from his Avintia Ducati ride by Xavier Simeon and had various options in WorldSBK including MV but has opted for the BMW squad, which will slim down to a one-man team next ...

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Andrew Irwin moves into WorldSSP with CIA Honda in 2018

Andrew Irwin will move to the WorldSSP championship in 2018 after signing a deal with the CIA Landlords Honda squad. Irwin, who is younger brother to BSB star Glenn, was runner-up in the Dickies British Supersport series this season and is keen to make the move on to the world stage. “I’m really excited to join the CIA Landlord Insurance ...

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Andrew Irwin moves into WorldSSP with CIA Honda in 2018

Andrew Irwin will move to the WorldSSP championship in 2018 after signing a deal with the CIA Landlords Honda squad. Irwin, who is younger brother to BSB star Glenn, was runner-up in the Dickies British Supersport series this season and is keen to make the move on to the world stage. “I’m really excited to join the CIA Landlord Insurance ...

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Murley remains with Team Toth for 2018 WorldSSP300 campaign

Alex Murley will remain with the Team Toth Yamaha outfit for another WorldSSP300 campaign. Murley was the only British rider to score points in the Supersport 300cc World Championship in 2017 and made the announcement on the Paddock Show stage at EICMA, Milan, along with Team Manager Imre Toth. He had an encouraging 2017, finishing in the top ten on ...

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2018 BSB – Rider line-up so far…

            <!–   –>   Haydn Cobb 8 Nov 2017 The 2018 MCE British Superbike championship rider line-up so far after Honda’s latest announcement… The 2018 MCE British Superbike championship rider line-up ...

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In depth: Camier explains Red Bull Honda WorldSBK move

Leon Camier’s switch to the Red Bull Honda team for next year’s WorldSBK championship raised a lot of questions – the first being why he was moving to a bike that, on the face of it, is worse than the MV Agusta he was able to push into the top four a few times this year. The answers are myriad ...

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