Newsroom Pirelli (WSBK)

2018
07
July
2018
| 09:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Just moments ago, Race 1 of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship ended with the victory going to Jonathan Rea on Kawasaki at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli in Italy.This gives the Northern Irish Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK rider hi...
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23
June
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
At the Laguna Seca circuit in California today, Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK), reigning World Champion and current leader in the rider overall standings, won Race 1 of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship, finishing ahead of Chaz...
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22
April
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
On the Dutch TT Circuit Assen, the fourth round of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship came to an end today.In the WorldSBK class, after a dry streak of nineteen races, 2013 World Champion Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) was back on ...
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21
April
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Defending World Champion Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) won Race 1 today in the fourth round of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship which is being held this weekend at TT Circuit Assen. This is the eighth consecutive win for the ...
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24
March
2018
| 23:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The day spared no thrills for all the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship fans today who were treated to two very heated and spectacular races with no lack of upsets and surprises. In Race 2 of WorldSBK, after Marco Melandri's double win in the...
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24
March
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
After the opening round where Ducati rider Marco Melandri managed to triumph in both races, today on the Thai Buriram circuit, reigning World Champion Jonathan Rea was back on the top step of the podium, winning Race 1 of the MOTUL FIM World Superbik...
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20
February
2018
| 09:22 Europe/Amsterdam
The reigning Champion Jonathan Rea on Kawasaki in WorldSBK and Randy Krummenacher on Yamaha in WorldSSP, are the fastest riders in the pre-season official tests at the Phillip Island circuit which, as usual, will host the first round of the Champions...
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2017
04
November
2017
| 13:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Jonathan Rea and Kenan Sofuoglu earn the Pirelli Best Lap Awards 2017 respectively in WorldSBK and WorldSSP for being the riders to have done the most fast laps during races this season French rider Lucas Mahias astride Yamaha was crowned 2017 FIM ...
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03
November
2017
| 08:53 Europe/Amsterdam
The Northern Irishman takes the first of the races held on the Losail International Circuit, in WorldSSP Lucas Mahias will start from pole position in the race tomorrow Under the lights of Losail International Circuit of Doha in Qatar, in Race 1 o...
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30
October
2017
| 11:26 Europe/Amsterdam
The grand finale will appoint the new WorldSSP600 Champion, the only class to go on track at Losail together with the WorldSBK; Pirelli relies on the most appreciated solutions over the season As usual, this year's MOTUL FIM Superbike World Champion...
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21
October
2017
| 09:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Still not tired of victories and already crowned 2017 World Champion, Northern Irishman takes his third win of the season ahead of Chaz Davies on Ducati and teammate Tom Sykes, poor luck for Marco Melandri Today at the Circuito de Velocidad of Jerez...
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16
October
2017
| 09:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli is the Event Main Sponsor for the last time in 2017, which will see the titles awarded in WorldSSP300 and STK1000 classes and, perhaps, in WorldSSP600 From Friday 20 to Sunday 22 October 2017 Pirelli will be engaged in the penultimate round ...
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01
October
2017
| 11:02 Europe/Amsterdam
After the world championship title earned by Jonathan Rea, today the title arrived for the factory team from Akashi. In WorldSSP victory for Niki Tuuli but it is Lucas Mahias who gets closer to the title, García wins the WorldSSP300 and Yamaha takes ...
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28
September
2017
| 13:40 Europe/Amsterdam
The multi-year partnership between the Italian tyre company and the production bike based series is extended for another two years, confirming itself as the longest running control tyre supplier in motorsport history Pirelli has been confirmed by D...
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25
September
2017
| 13:03 Europe/Amsterdam
The French round could declare the winner of the Championship in the major class with two rounds to go, while everything is still to be played for in the other classes From Friday 29th of September to Sunday 1st October 2017, the MOTUL FIM Superbike...
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17
September
2017
| 08:17 Europe/Amsterdam
The Northern Irishman does the double to get even closer to his third WorldSBK title, Sofuoglu moves into the WorldSSP Championship lead and in WorldSSP300 the historic win goes to Ana Carrasco; Pirelli already hard at work for the official tests on ...
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16
September
2017
| 12:37 Europe/Amsterdam
The Championship leader and Reigning Champion finished ahead of Ducati riders Chaz Davies and Marco Melandri; Pirelli confirms its efforts in developing increasingly high performance solutions At the Autódromo Internacional Do Algarve of Portimão in...
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21
August
2017
| 13:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Tim Gajser returns to victory in MXGP while Jeremy Seewer wins in MX2. Antonio Cairoli increases his lead in the MXGP standings as Pauls Jonass keeps command in MX2 The sixteenth round of the FIM Motocross World Championship was run at Uddevalla....
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19
August
2017
| 11:46 Europe/Amsterdam
On the rear, all the riders opt for medium hardness compound solutions except for the Kawasaki Racing Team riders who choose the soft tyre, in Superpole® Tom Sykes improves on the track record by almost two seconds On the German EuroSpeedWay Lausitz...
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14
August
2017
| 09:11 Europe/Amsterdam
At the EuroSpeedway Lausitz all the classes of the Championship are back on stage; WorldSBK riders will have a new front development solution and a new wet rear tyre while in the WorldSSP a new soft front will be available From 18 to 20 August 20...
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09
July
2017
| 08:13 Europe/Amsterdam
The Championship leader is back on the top step of the podium on his Kawasaki ahead of teammate Tom Sykes and the Ducatis of Chaz Davies, Race 1 winner, and Marco Melandri. The Pirelli weekend on the Californian track will continue through tomorrow w...
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03
July
2017
| 14:05 Europe/Amsterdam
The tyre supplier for the factory derived world championship has been working on new development solutions but, at the same time, is inviting teams to respect the minimum pressures and the correct utilization of the tyre warmers From 7 to 9 July 201...
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18
June
2017
| 07:58 Europe/Amsterdam
The rider from Ravenna wins his first race of the season ahead of Reaand Sykes' Kawasakis, in WorldSSP 300 Mika Pérez takes the top step of thepodium on his Honda while in STK1000 the win goes to Marco Faccani astride his BMW Marco Melandri, To...
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17
June
2017
| 08:48 Europe/Amsterdam
After a race full of upsets and crashes, the British rider from theAkashi based manufacturer is back on the top step of the podium after his winat Donington Park ahead of Alex Lowes on Yamaha and Championship leader Jonathan Rea Tom Sykes Ale...
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28
May
2017
| 16:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Domination by the manufacturer from Akashi in the premier category and with Turkish riders Sofuoglu and Razgatlioglu respectively in WorldSSP and STK1000, Coppola on the top step of the WorldSSP330 podium with his Yamaha Jonathan Rea & Tom Syk...
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14
May
2017
| 08:51 Europe/Amsterdam
The Welshman with the Borgo Panigale manufacturer also wins Race 2,bringing home another double win for Ducati after the one in 2016, Kenan Sofuoglu wins a troubled WorldSSP race; Garcia wins WorldSSP300 while Rinaldi takes the Superstock 1000 victor...
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13
May
2017
| 13:50 Europe/Amsterdam
With the race red flagged on the thirteenth lap due to a bad crash byLaverty, the Ducati riding Welshman wins the first race of the weekend ahead of Rea's Kawasaki and teammate Marco Melandri Race 1 podium Ducati rider Chaz Davies won the f...
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08
May
2017
| 10:41 Europe/Amsterdam
The Autodromo Internazionale Enzo and Dino Ferrari will host the first Italian round of theseason followed, on the Monday, by the Pirelli SBK® Track Day, opening the gates for local motorcycling enthusiasts The fifth round of the MOTUL FIM Superbi...
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02
May
2017
| 12:46 Europe/Amsterdam
WorldSBK Race 2 start Assen (The Netherlands), 30 April 2017 – After the race yesterday, Jonathan Rea and Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) took home a splendid one-two again today in WorldSBK for the Akashi-based manufacturer to ...
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29
April
2017
| 10:42 Europe/Amsterdam
The Northern Irishman from the Akashi-based Manufacturer also sets thenew track record in Superpole®, hard luck for Davies, forced towithdraw in the penultimate lap after holding the lead for the entire race The Kawasaki Racing Team rider, Jonathan R...
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