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WSBK: Melandri Wins Race 1, Race 2 Cancelled After WSS Tragedy

Update During today’s FIM World Supersport race, at 1.32pm Italian rider Andrea Antonelli (Team Goeleven Kawasaki) suffered a serious accident on the straight between Turn 14 and Turn 15 wherein he sustained critical injuries. The race was stopped with the red flag and the rider was immediately taken to an ambulance where the medical staff […]

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Marco Melandri wins in Portimao

BMW Motorrad added another circuit to the list of tracks it was victorious at in the Superbike World Championship. Factory rider Marco Melandri celebrated victory in the first race at Portimão. In race two, Marco struggled with rear tyre wear issues and finished 12th. His team-mate Chaz Davies finished a difficult first race in sixth […]

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BMW GoldBet SBK’s Melandri Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

2013 World Superbike Injury Update Over World Superbike’s winter break, BMW GoldBet SBK’s Marco Melandri was battling with intense pain in his right shoulder. The 30-year-old Italian received medical attention over the winter, but once back on the S1000RR for preseason World Superbike testing, the pain didn’t cease. He again battled through the pain at […]

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Getting to Know Chaz Davies

With the first WSBK round at Phillip Island underway, BMW Motorrad GoldBet SBK rider Chaz Davies took time out of his busy race weekend schedule to tell us a little bit about himself, what he likes to do in his free time and reveals what he is most looking forward to this season. Bookmark on […]

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BMW Motorrad 2013 Superbike World Championship

The 2013 Superbike World Championship is about to start. Watch out for the official presentation video of the BMW Motorrad GoldBet SBK Team around works riders Marco Melandri and Chaz Davies! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this […]

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WSBK: Phillip Island Testing Results

Mixed weather played a part in today’s second and final eni FIM Superbike World Championship testing day at Phillip Island. The 15 riders who got onto the track during the morning session took a steadier approach to the 4445 km circuit compared to yesterday, though they still continued their work on the drying track. The […]

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