Category Archives: SBK-SSP

SHARK TRUSTE LES PODIUMS A DONINGTON

Ce WE, le circuit Anglais de Donington accueillait la 5ième manche du championnat du monde de Superbike. Si seules les catégories Superbike et Supersport étaient de la partie, les pilotes SHARK ont su se mettre en avant et apporter leur Race-R Pro Shark sur le haut de la scène mondiale. En Superbike, Tom Sykes et [...]

Lowes takes maiden World Supersport win at Donington Park

This weekend at Donington Park, East Midlands, the fourth round of the World Superbike Championship took place, with SHARK’s Sam Lowes taking his maiden World Supersport win and fellow SHARK-men securing podium finishes. Sam Lowes (Bodanka PTR Honda) took his first career win in the World Supersport Championship after a troublesome weekend. Picking up a stomach infection on Friday, Lowes struggled [...]

Busy weekend of racing action for SHARK-riders

This weekend SHARK-supported riders contested in three different Championships MotoGP, World Superbikes and British Superbikes, plus road racing from Tandragee. All races saw SHARK men claim race wins, podium finishes and essential championship points. The third round of the Moto2 Championship took place at Estoril, Portugal, with rookie rider Johann Zarco (JiR) claiming a respectable fourth-place finish. Running ahead with the race [...]

Guintoli à l’honneur – Superbike – Assen – Dimanche 22 avril 2012

Des premières pour Guintoli et son team ! Sylvain Guintoli remporte sa première victoire, à l’attaque sous la pluie, à Assen. Une première également pour son team Effenbert Liberty Racing. Lors de la seconde course, Sylvain termine aussi sur le podium à une belle 2ème place. Tom Sykes casse le moteur en première manche avant [...]

SHARK riders collect podium places at World Superbikes at Imola

The second round of the World Superbike Championship continued from Imola, Italy this weekend with the SHARK riders keeping the podium firmly in their sights. In the World Superbike Championship Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing) started both races from pole position, having collected his second Superpole trophy in as many rounds. He set a new track best in Superpole, as well [...]

1ere course 1er podium pour Sylvain GUINTOLI !

Félicitation à Sylvain GUINTOLI pour cette première course. Et voici un petit témoignage de Sylvain à chaud : « Un premier podium pour l’ouverture du Championnat à Phillip Island. Malheureusement, j’ai fait une petite erreur en 2eme manche en doublant Melandri et n’ai pu eviter la chute. La saison redémarre comme a Portimao en 2011…full gaz! » Bon repos et [...]

Victory at last for Zarco in Japan

This weekend the MotoGP circus travelled to the Motegi circuit in Japan, for the postponed Japanese GP. The event, which was scheduled for the end of April, was moved to October in the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit the country earlier in the month. The Japanese fans were treated to thrilling [...]

A SUCCESSFUL WEEKEND FOR SHARK RIDERS IN VARIOUS RACE CHAMPIONSHIPS

The British Superbike Championship and its support classes arrived at Silverstone this weekend for the penultimate round of the 2011 championship. Following the success of Shark riders at the previous round at Donington Park, another championship title was secured. John Simpson was crowned British Supersport Cup Champion after wining both of Sunday’s races. Simpson took [...]

SHARK RACERS DOMINATE PLAY IN GERMANY, ITALY AND THE ISLE OF MAN

Shark-riders dominated racing this weekend in World Superbikes, MotoGP and at the Manx Grand Prix. Scoring wins and podium positions throughout the various championships, the riders battled through injuries and changing weather conditions. Nürburgring, World Superbike:- SBK – Tom Sykes took the second World Superbike race win in atrocious conditions in Germany. The result was [...]

FARQUHAR WINS AGAIN ON THE ROADS; MIXED FORTUNES FOR SHARK MEN AT SILVERSTONE

At his home round and second meeting standing in for the injured Jonathan Rea, Alex Lowes was unable to finish a World Superbike race at Silverstone this weekend. The young SHARK-rider started each of the 18-lap races in 18th position on the grid, but Lowes fell on the sixth lap in race one, and retired [...]