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Linfoot and O?Halloran spearhead Honda BSB return

Dan Linfoot and Jason O?Halloran will spearhead the return of Honda Racing to the MCE British Superbike championship in 2015. Linfoot, who had a breakthrough year in 2014 to score his first podium and to run at the front, joins...


Brands Hatch BSB: Byrne seals crown with double win

Shane Byrne has taken the 2014 MCE British Superbike title in style by finishing off his weekend at Brands Hatch with a double victory after lifting the crown after the first race of the day. Byrne was able to make...


Brands Hatch BSB: Shakey takes the title in style

Shane Byrne has become the first ever four time MCE British Superbike champion in style at Brands Hatch, only needing to finish fourth after injury ruled out Ryuichi Kiyonari but settling for nothing less than the win. Early leaders of...


Kiyonari to ride warmup to assess broken collarbone

A battered and bruised Ryuichi Kiyonari will return to the MCE British Superbike track tomorrow, with the triple champion confirming to MCN that he will attempt to ride in the morning?s 10-minute warmup to assess his shoulder. The Japanese rider...


Brands Hatch BSB: Mainwaring takes victory as Byrne crashes out!

Howie Mainwaring has taken a stylish wet weather victory at Brands Hatch, holding off rain man Josh Waters and a resurgent Jon Kirkham to take the win by mere centimetres. However, the main drama of the race came when champion-elect...


Brookes and Byrne launch war of words ahead of BSB finale

Josh Brookes and Shane Byrne have launched a war of words ahead of this weekend?s first MCE British Superbike race, after the Australian jokingly commented after qualifying that it was like the triple champion has ?some sort of voodoo power?...


Brands Hatch BSB: Ellison on pole as War for Four pressure reaches critical

James Ellison has controlled all three MCE British Superbike qualifying sessions to take pole position at Brands Hatch, exploiting his position outside the Showdown to make the post of the pressure heaping onto his main rivals. With Ryuichi Kiyonari, the...


Ryuichi Kiyonari breaks collarbone at Brands Hatch

The 2014 MCE British Superbike championship took a major plot twist this morning after Ryuichi Kiyonari crashed out of the free practice three session at Brands Hatch, breaking his collarbone and potentially eliminating himself from the title fight. With heavy...


Brands Hatch BSB: Byrne lands the first hit of the weekend

Shane Byrne has landed the first hit of the weekend over championship rival Ryuichi Kiyonari by taking the top spot on the opening day of action at Brands Hatch. Byrne finished the day at his home track nearly half a...


Ellison staying with GBmoto Kawasaki for 2015

James Ellison will remain with Lloyds British GBmoto Kawasaki for the 2015 MCE British Superbike season, after signing an extension to his contract to remain with the team for next season. Switching from Yamaha to Kawasaki machinery as the team...


Josh Brookes to remain with Milwaukee Yamaha in BSB

Josh Brookes has surprised the MCE British Superbike paddock by agreeing a new deal that will see the Australian remain with Milwaukee Yamaha for the 2015 BSB season. Having made it clear he wanted to return to the world stage,...


Silverstone BSB: Kiyo makes it one each for title fighters

Ryuichi Kiyonari has made it one apiece for the BSB title fighters at Silverstone, taking the fight to Shane Byrne in the second race of the day to hold off his fellow triple champion and mean that the points gap...


Silverstone BSB: Byrne battles to race one win

Shane Byrne has extended his championship lead with only four races left in the MCE British Superbike series, taking a dramatic race win at Silverstone. Main title rival Ryuichi Kiyonari was second, leading for just as much of the race...


Silverstone BSB: Kiyonari claims pole

Ryuichi Kiyonari rode bravely in drying conditions to take his second pole of the season for the penultimate round at Silverstone. Kiyonari was able to hold off title rival Shane Byrne despite a fast lap late in the session from...


Silverstone BSB: Kiyo scorches to record pace on opening day

Ryuichi Kiyonari has raced to a scorching opening day of the penultimate round of the MCE British Superbike Championship at Silverstone. The triple champion, currently in a battle with Shane Byrne for their elusive fourth title, diced with his rival...


Honda celebrate Motorcycle Live with Silverstone paint scheme

Honda Racing will celebrate the UK?s biggest motorcycle show this weekend at Silverstone?s MCE British Superbike round, as the wildcard Honda of Julien Da Costa takes to the track in a special paint scheme. The colours, the second of three...


Tommy Hill returns to BSB as team boss with Be Wiser Kawasaki

Tommy Hill, the 2011 MCE British Superbike champion, will return to the BSB paddock in 2015, but not as a racer. Hill is instead set to launch a two-rider team alongside Alan Greig, team owner and manager of the AP...


Assen BSB: Shakey snatches last corner victory

Shane 'Shakey' Byrne ended his winning drought by snatching victory from the grasp of his 'War for Four' rival Ryuichi Kiyonari with a last corner move in the second MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship race at Assen. On the opening...


Assen BSB: Wildman Waters holds off Kiyo for wet win

Assen again produced a dramatic MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship Showdown opening race with Tyco Suzuki's Josh Waters claiming the victory, but Title Fighters Shane 'Shakey' Byrne and Josh Brookes both crashed out of contention to throw the standings wide...


Assen BSB: Iddon takes surprise pole

The MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship Showdown continued dramatically at Assen as Title Fighters Shane 'Shakey' Byrne and Ryuichi Kiyonari crashed out of Datatag Extreme Qualifying, but it was delight for the Alstare Bimota Junior team who claimed a historic...


Iddon joins Bimota team for BSB Assen

Christian Iddon will join the Alstare Junior team at next weekend?s Assen round of the MCE British Superbike championship, coming onboard as the team?s WSB effort was axed by homologation rules. Returning to the track where he became the first...


Hutchinson set for National Stock 1000 and Macau GP return with Paul Bird

Ian Hutchinson will return to the national Superstock 1000 championship for the last two races of this season, signing a deal with Paul Bird?s Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki after losing his seat with the FFX Yamaha team. However, the deal could...


MV Agusta set for BSB with Tsingtao Kawasaki

MV Agusta will return to the MCE British Superbike paddock for 2015, with national Superstock 1000 championship leaders Tsingtao Hampshire Motorcycles making the switch from Kawasaki, for not only superbike but also supersport. Team owner Dave Tyson said: "We wanted...


Kiyonari to stay with Buildbase BMW for 2015

Ryuichi Kiyonari, fresh from his double win at Donington and heading into the BSB Showdown as one of the title favourites, has extended his deal with the Buildbase BMW team for the 2015 season. Kiyonari, who romped to the double...


Donington BSB: Hopkins on pole after three year absence

John Hopkins has taken a surprise pole position, taking the Tyco Suzuki to his first pole since the same race all the way back in 2011. The American, who has struggled so far this season, managed a 1:29.5 lap to...


Da Costa happy with wildcard Honda pace

Julien Da Costa has made a positive start to his first day back in the MCE British Superbike Championship, finishing eleventh but happy with his progress as the Honda Racing team continue to develop their 2015 bike. The team, who...


Donington BSB: Hopkins a surprise provisional pole

John Hopkins has set his 2014 season back on track by setting the fastest time of the opening day of MCE British Superbike action at Donington Park. The American, familiar with the track form his Grand Prix days, finished the...


Brookes planning on race wins at Donington

Josh Brookes says he?s not thinking of the MCE British Superbike Showdown this weekend at Donington Park, instead planning on concentrating on race wins after a disastrous weekend at Cadwell last time out. "As a general weekend, Cadwell Park didn't...


Backlund to replace Hutchy at FFX Yamaha

Swede Filip Backlund will replace Ian Hutchinson at FFX Yamaha for the remainder of the MCE British Superbike Championship. He will make the jump from the highly competitive National Superstock 1000 series, where he currently sits fourth. TT hero Hutchinson...


Byrne tops BSB Assen test

Shane Byrne has topped a one day test at the legendary TT Circuit Assen, with six of the Showdown contenders jetting in for the eventahead of next month?s race at the circuit in the north of the Netherlands. With only...


Cadwell BSB: Hickman takes stunning debut win in the rain

Peter Hickman became the second rider to celebrate a debut MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship race win in the final race of the day at Cadwell Park as the RAF Reserves Honda rider scored the team victory ahead of Byrne....


Cadwell BSB: Bridewell gains from Shakey mistake for first win

Milwaukee Yamaha's Tommy Bridewell celebrated an emotional debut victory in the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship at Cadwell Park by just 0.005s from Shane 'Shakey' Byrne in a race that was stopped for rain. At the start of the race...


Cadwell BSB: Byrne demolishes lap record for pole

Shane Byrne has demolished the lap record at Cadwell Park to take his first pole position at the Lincolnshire circuit in seven years, going over half a second faster than Leon Haslam?s 2007 lap record set on a full specification...


Cadwell BSB: War for four back in action at Party in the Park

The MCE British Superbike War for Four was fully underway this afternoon at Cadwell Park?s bank holiday special event, with Ryuichi Kiyonari and Shane Byrne making it one apiece in the opening two sessions of the weekend. Kiyonari was the...


Honda Racing gets Oschersleben 8 hour underway in blaze of glory

Honda Racing have gotten qualifying for the third round of the Endurance World Championship underway in a blaze of glory, taking third provisionally for the Oschersleben 8 hour but cooking one of the team?s bikes in the process. Both Sebastian...


Byrne looking to add King of the Mountain to his titles

Monster Energy have commissioned a second special award for this weekend?s MCE British Superbike round at Cadwell Park, with the King of the Mountain trophy joining the newly reinstated King of Brands Hatch awarded by the enerrgy drink at the...


Ellison set for BSB return only 33 days after broken leg

James Ellison will return to the MCE British Superbike championship this weekend at Cadwell Park, only 33 days after the Cumbrian broke his femur while racing at Brands Hatch. However, BSB race officials have taken no chance, and Ellison has...


Westie back on Buildbase BMW at Cadwell

James Westmoreland will return to the MCE British Superbike championship this weekend at Cadwell Park, having sat out three rounds since fracturing his thumb at Knockhill back in June. The Lincolnshire racer tangled with Barry Burrell on the opening lap...


Oulton BSB: Brookes strikes back in race three

Josh Brookes was relentless in his quest for victory in the final MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship race of the weekend at Oulton Park as the Milwaukee Yamaha rider put on a dominating show to halt Ryuichi Kiyonari score a...


Oulton BSB: King Kiyo on top in race two

Ryuichi Kiyonari has taken yet another win in the second race of the weekend at Oulton Park, muscling out Josh Brookes and Shane Byrne to take the win in damp conditions. Brookes was the early race leader, but a move...


Oulton BSB: Kiyo wins in style

Ryuichi Kiyonari has taken a dominant win in the first race of the weekend at Oulton Park, coming from his lowly tenth place on the grid after a Q2 crash to catch first Shane Byrne and then Josh Brookes. Indeed,...


Oulton BSB: Byrne takes pole in drama-filled qualifying

Shane Byrne will start the first of the weekend?s three races at Oulton Park from pole position, after a qualifying session full ofdrama at the Cheshire track. Ryuichi Kiyonari looked set to be the fastest man of the day, but...


Ride the legendary Assen circuit with MCN and MCE BSB

MCN have once again linked up with the MCE British Superbike championship to offer 200 lucky readers the opportunity to lap the legendary Assen circuit ahead of next month?s BSB round at the iconic Dutch circuit. Already a firm fan...


Brookes escapes FP1 crash unharmed

Josh Brookes was lucky to escape unharmed from a fast crash in Free Practice 1 at Oulton Park this morning, falling from the Milwaukee Yamaha at Druids half way through the opening session of the weekend. On a fast lap,...


Byrne shooting for podium credits at Oulton

With this weekend seeing a triple header battle at Oulton Park, as a Saturday evening race joins Sunday?s two feature battles, championship leader Shane Byrne says he needs to capitalise on the opportunity to extend his podium credit lead, after...


Kiyonari: More aggression needed for Oulton

Three times MCE British Superbike champion Ryuichi Kiyonari says he needs to find more aggression ahead of this weekend?s Oulton Park round, after losing out at Thruxton in both races to Shane Byrne and Josh Brookes. The Japanese rider, who...


BSB to launch KTM 390 Cup?

KTM UK are currently in talks with MCE British Superbike organinsers MSV about the potential of seeing the Austrain?s new RC390, aimed at new riders, headlining a one-make series for 2015 in the BSB paddock. The 375cc RC390 is a...


Mason back in BSB with Tsingtao Kawasaki

Former MCE British Superbike Cup winner Gary Mason has announced a fulltime return to the series after his wildcard appearance at Brands Hatch, as he makes the move from Anvil Hire TAG Kawasaki to the Tsingtao WK Kawasaki team. After...


BSB veterans Smart and Richards return for Oulton

BSB veterans and former British champions Scott Smart and Glen Richards will be reunited this weekend as teammates, as the pair rejoin the MCE British Superbike series to deputise for the injured Richard Cooper and Mitchell Carr at Anvil Hire...


Thruxton BSB: Brookes doubles up in race two

Josh Brookes has doubled up on his win in the first race at Thruxton, taking a win in the second race by holding off his main title rivals Shane Byrne and Ryuichi Kiyonari. Byrne was the early leader, but a...


Thruxton BSB: Brookes wins ahead of War for Four battle

Josh Brookes has taken an imperious win on the Milwaukee Yamaha in the opening MCE British Superbike race at Thruxton, getting clear at the front before extending his lead out to over four seconds at the flag. Brookes was an...


Thruxton BSB: Smrz takes maiden BSB pole

Jakub Smrz has taken his long overdue virgin MCE British Superbike pole position, finishing 0.2 ahead of Josh Brookes to give Millsport Ducati their debut on the top spot as well, with his 1:15.281 lap. Brookes was second on the...


Rutter finds form on return from injury

Michael Rutter has found a return to the sharp end of the action in the MCE British Superbike Championship, taking third place in Friday?s free practicing at Thruxton. Rutter was less than0.1 off fastest man Tommy Bridewell with his 1:15.938...


Thruxton BSB: Bridewell tops free practice

Local boy Tommy Bridewell has topped the time sheets on the opening day of action at Thruxton, taking the Milwaukee Yamaha to the top spot, but only 0.039 faster than Shane ?Shakey? Byrne in second. ?There?s really not much to...


Kirkham back in the Showdown fight after Brands sixth

Jon Kirkham has returned to where he left off the 2013 MCE British Superbike season, scoring his best result of the season so far in race two at Brands Hatch and showing for the first time this season the pace...


Positive weekend for Quattro Plant Kawasaki at Brands

It was a weekend of ups and downs at Brands Hatch for the Quattro Plant Kawasaki team of Dan Linfoot and Howie Mainwaring, as both riders secured strong finishes, but blighted by a fast crash that left Mainwaring in the...


Tyco boss: Waters win couldn't have come at a better time

With Josh Waters taking the top step in race two at Brands Hatch at this weekend?s MCE British Superbike event, it marks the end of a podium drought that stretches back to the last race of 2013 for the Tyco...


Jackson impresses on superbike debut

Lee Jackson has impressed the MCE British Superbike paddock with a brace of impressive rides on the Buildbase BMW, as he made his superbike debut as a replacement for the injured James Westmoreland, who continues to recover from the hand...


Ellison to undergo operation for broken femur

James Ellison will undergo surgery today (Monday) to repair a broken femur, following the horror crash on the opening lap of race two at Brands Hatch that almost took championship leader Shane Byrne down too, as Ellison?s GBmoto Kawasaki careened...


Brands Hatch BSB: Waters triumphs in the wet

The second MCE British Superbike race at Brands Hatch today has seen records broken with it?s almost unbelievable podium, as wet weather allowed Tyco Suzuki rider Josh Waters to take his maiden BSB win, ahead of fellow podium virgins Richard...


Brands Hatch BSB: Kiyonari reignites the war for four

Ryuichi Kiyonari has reignited the war for four MCE British Superbike titles with a stunning win in the first race at Knockhill, holding back home favourite Shane Byrne to take a hard fought victory. Byrne was an early leader, with...


Brands Hatch BSB: Byrne on pole as Brookes crashes out

Shane Byrne has taken yet another pole position in qualifying for tomorrow?s MCE British Superbike races at Brands Hatch, setting a 1:26.131 lap to just snatch pole from Chris Walker by 0.058. However, title challenger Josh Brookes will start from...


Alstare Bimota to make BSB debut

Bimota World Superbike team Alstare have announced a new junior team outfit that?s set to compete in the next three rounds of the MCE British Superbike Championship with French rider Christophe Ponsson. The Frenchman, who has scored points already this...


Josh Brookes "aiming to leave BSB" for 2015

Josh Brookes has announced that he is determined to leave the MCE British Superbike championship at the end of the current season, with the Australian admitting that his goal for 2015 is to return to the World Superbike paddock. A...


BSB at Brands Hatch throws open the door for free fan event

MCE British Superbikes are throwing open their doors this Thursday at Brands Hatch for the fans ? and it?s all for free as part of the Monster Energy Fans? Thursday. The full day of activities sees a range of events...


Gary Mason in surprise return to BSB

Former MCE British Superbike podium finisher Gary Mason will make a surprise return to the series next time out at Brands Hatch, coming out of retirement to deputise for the injured Mitchell Carr in the Anvil TAG Kawasaki squad. Mason,...


O'Halloran continues Honda BSB testing

Following on from their recent highly successful wildcard appearance in the MCE British Superbike Championship, the reigning Honda Racing team have completed another test as they make plans to return to the series in 2015. However, instead of Julien Da...


Westmoreland facing surgery after Knockhill crash

Buildbase BMW racer James Westmoreland is facing a battle for fitness ahead of the next round of the MCE British Superbike Championship in just over two weeks? time, after the 26 year old sustained damage to his hand in a...


Shakey on epic 200 mile cycle for CJ Riders Fund

If you?re on the roads today between Brands hatch, Snetterton and Silverstone, keep your eyes open for a mini-peleton of cyclists led by triple MCE British Superbike champion Shane Byrne, as the Kent rider embarks on an epic 200+ mile...


Knockhill BSB: Byrne takes race two victory

Shane Byrne has taken the second race victory at Knockhill, with the Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki rider doing his best to hold off race one winner Ryuichi Kiyonari for almost the entire 30 lap battle. Byrne was able to lead from...


Knockhill BSB: Kiyo returns with race one win

Ryuichi Kiyonari has taken his first MCE British Superbike win in three seasons, winning the opening race of the day in easy style from fellow triple champion Shane Byrne to hand BMW their first ever BSB podium. Kiyonari was able...


Knockhill BSB: Kiyonari returns to top step in qualifying

Former triple MCE British Superbike champion Ryuichi Kiyonari has announced his return to the front of the series after a number of years in the doldrums, continuing to master the Buildbase BMW as he took the top spot at Knockhill...


BSB riders visit new aircraft carrier in dry dock

MCE British Superbike racers Josh Brookes, Dan Linfoot and Stuart Easton marked Saturday?s Armed Forces Day with a visit to Rosyth Dockyards and the construction of the Royal Navy?s newest aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth II. The riders met Chief...


Knockhill BSB: Byrne on top as Scottish action gets underway

Shane Byrne has resumed his usual spot at the top of the time sheets as the MCE British Superbike Championship got under way north of Hadrian?s Wall, leading the second free practice session on day one at Knockhill. However, he...


Hartley makes move from Halsall to Tsingtao

MCE BSB rider Harry Hartley has completed a swap move with Jon Kirkham, moving from the Halsall Kawasaki seat recently filled by Kirkham to take his spot at the Tsingtao Kawasaki squad for the remainder of 2014. Hartley, the youngest...


Peter Hickman takes over RAF Reserves Honda

Peter Hickman will complete the remainder of the 2014 MCE British Superbike Championship on the RAF Reserves Honda of Simon Andrews, with the TT fastest newcomer taking over after the tragic loss of Simon at the North West 200. Hickman...


De Puniet joins Waters for Suzuka 8hr

MCE British Superbike star Josh Waters will be joined on the Yoshimura Suzuki Suzuka 8hrs team for this year?s iconic race by Suzuki MotoGP test rider Randy de Puniet, as the team attempt to steal the crown away from Honda...


Kirkham joins Halsall Kawasaki as Hartley out

Jon Kirkham has dramatically joined the Halsall Biker Gear Kawasaki team, replacing young rider Harry Hartley for the remainder of the 2014 MCE British Superbike season, only days after Kirkham parted with the Tsingtao Kawasaki team half way through the...


Kiyonari frustrated despite BMW progress

Ryuichi Kiyonari has left Snetterton frustrated with his results, despite finishing fourth and fifth on the Buildbase BMW and showing he is a contender for a Showdown spot come the final three rounds of the 2014 MCE British Superbike season....


Brookes fine after Snetterton highside

Josh Brookes suffered no physical damage in the highside crash that saw him ejected from the second MCE British Superbike race at Snetterton on Sunday, despite some initial concerns after the Australian took time to pick himself up from the...


Hopkins making progress despite poor finishes

John Hopkins believes that his Tyco Suzuki team have finally started to make progress with the GSX-R1000, with promising chassis development making a difference at Snetterton despite his seventh and ninth placed finishes at the Norfolk track. ?I feel like...


Snetterton BSB: Byrne blitzes opposition as Brookes crashes out

Shane Byrne has taken his second win of the weekend at Snetterton on the Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki, extending his championship lead as main rival Josh Brookes crashed out on the Milwaukee Yamaha while pursuing the triple champion. Byrne ran a...


BSS Snetterton: Gowland makes it two from two with Snett double

Graeme Gowland has made it two from two in the British Supersport championship, winning the feature race at Snetterton by over three seconds, after his main title rival Alastair Seeley made a mistake and crashed out on the warmup lap....


Snetterton BSB: Byrne takes race one as Brookes and Ellison scrap for second

Shane Byrne has taken a dominating win in the first MCE British Superbike race at Snetterton, leading from start to finish and winning by over four seconds, after a late charge from Josh Brookes failed to materialise into a threat....


BSS Snetterton: Gowland takes last lap thriller victory

Graeme Gowland has taken his first victory of the year in the British Supersport Championship, hunting down his Smiths Triumph teammate Billy McConnell alongside Alastair Seeley to take a dramatic last lap victory, with only 0.5 separating the podium at...


BSB Snetterton: Shakey demolishes lap record pace on way to pole

Shane 'Shakey' Byrne has taken yet another MCE British Superbike pole position in usual form, setting a lap half way through the final qualifying session to blow away the lap record by over half a second. Saying afterwards that he...


TT hero Hickman back in BSB to replace Kirkham at Tsingtao

Tsingtao Kawasaki have made an eleventh hour switch to their lineup for this weekend?s MCE British Superbike Championship round at Snetterton, with TT newcomer hero Peter Hickman replacing Jon Kirkham on the team?s ZX-10R superbike for the remainder of the...


Honda second on day one of BSB return

Honda Racing rider Julien Da Costa has finished the first day of Honda?s return to the MCE British Superbike Championship in second place, only 0.128 behind pole man Shane Byrne. The Lincolnshire team are making the first of four scheduled...


Snetterton BSB: Shakey back where he left off

Shane ?Shakey? Byrne has resumed where he left off before the six week break in the MCE British Superbike season, taking the top spot after the opening day of practice at Snetterton to finish 0.128 ahead of the wildcard Honda...


Honda return to BSB with wildcard Urban Tiger

Honda have unveiled the first of their special MCE BSB colour schemes, as they return to Snetterton for the first of their four wildcard appearances in the championship this year. The colour scheme, in recognition of the Fireblade?s successes, harks...


BSB Oulton Park ? Brookes ends Shakey?s domination with thrilling race win

Josh Brookes had to put it all on the line to end Shane Byrne?s domination of the MCE British Superbike championship by taking a hard fought race two win at Oulton Park. The Milwaukee Yamaha rider refused to let Byrne...


McConnell secures Supersport double

Billy McConnell stormed to his second win of the weekend after a brilliant battle with Supersport title rival Alistair Seeley. The Smiths Triumph rider fought his way through the field after an initially slow start before becoming embroiled in an...


BSB Oulton Park: Byrne takes win from hard charging Brookes

Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki man Shane Byrne secured a flag to flag victory in the opening race of the MCE British Superbike championship at Oulton Park today. The 37 year old, who had qualified on pole was in control from the...


Oulton BSS: McConnell wins as title rivals fall

Billy McConnell has taken a win in the British Supersport sprint race at Oulton Park, as his main title rivals failed to score points in a dramatic 12 lap dash race, with Alastair Seeley and Graeme Gowland crashing out in...


Oulton BSB: Byrne sets blistering pace for pole

Shane Byrne has taken pole position for the opening MCE British Superbike race at Oulton Park tomorrow with a blistering lap time only 0.042 off the absolute lap record, set back in the days of full-spec superbikes and customised qualifying...


Walker's GBmoto Kawasaki in free practice fireball

Chris Walker and a number of other riders have had a lucky escape during free practice three for the second round of the MCE British Superbike Championship this weekend at Oulton Park, after a crash at Hizzy?s resulted in Walker?s...


Ellison fast despite fighting for fitness at Oulton

James Ellison has topped the time sheets in the opening MCE British Superbike session at Oulton Park, despite still recovering from theinjuries he sustained in qualifying for the opening round of the series at Brands Hatch two weeks ago. He...


EWC: Watch the Bol d'Or 24hr race live

Honda Racing will start today?s Bol d?Or, the first 24hr race of the 2014 Endurance World Championship, from pole position, after the former TT Legends team?s three French riders topped the time sheets in Q1 before rain meant no one...


Byrne fast in Oulton test

Shane Byrne has finished off the2014 official MCE British Superbike testing schedule in pole position, taking the top spot on Oulton Park on Friday, albeit in a session lacking many of his championship rivals and hit with rain. Byrne was...


Brands Hatch BSB: Byrne reigns supreme with double win

Shane Byrne has established himself as the man to beat in 2014, taking a double victory in the opening round of the MCE British Superbike championship by leading from start to finish in the second race of the day at...