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Articles for World Superbike 2009 News

World Superbike Portimao Race Insider

Monday, October 26, 2009
Get an inside look the World Superbike Portimao finale and American Ben Spies' triumph in the Motorcycle USA SBK Portimao Insider.

World Superbike Portimao Race Results

Sunday, October 25, 2009
The final round of the 2009 World Superbike championship came down to a mano-e-mano showdown between Yamaha's Ben Spies and Ducati's Noriyuki Haga for the right to be called champion.

World Superbike Portimao Saturday Insider

Saturday, October 24, 2009
Ben Spies snags Superpole 11 and Noriyuki Haga struggles... Get the inside scoop on the World Superbike Portimao finale in the Motorcycle USA SBK Insider.

World Superbike Portimao Superpole

Saturday, October 24, 2009
It was a tale of two riders in today's Superpole at Portimao, with one championship contender finishing atop the timesheets while the other will have to fight his way through the grid after finishing back in 10th.

World Superbike Portimao Friday Insider

Friday, October 23, 2009
Our MotoUSA correspondent is on site at the final round of World Superbike at Portimao, Portugal. Read the insider information here.

World Superbike Portimao Friday

Friday, October 23, 2009
During Friday's practice session for World Superbike, it wasn't Spies or Haga who lead the sessions. To find out who did, read the story here.

Martin Cardenas to Race WSS at Portimao

Thursday, October 22, 2009
Martin Cardenas of Team M4 Suzuki will race in this weekend's Supersport World Championship finale in Portimao, Portugal for the RES Software Veidec Racing Team.

World Superbike Portimao Preview

Wednesday, October 21, 2009
It all comes down to this weekend as the epic battle between title rivals Noriyuki Haga and Ben Spies hits the shores of Portimao for the final round of World Superbike. Which one will walk away with the crown?

Eurosport Acquires TV Rights for WSBK

Tuesday, October 20, 2009
An agreement between Infront Motor Sports and Eurosport Group allows for extended TV and digital rights to the FIM World Superbike Championship for 2010 to 2012 seasons.

Ten Kate Honda Signs Max Neukirchner

Wednesday, October 14, 2009
The World Superbike rider shuffle continues with Hannspree Ten Kate Honda announcing that it has signed former Alstare Suzuki rider Max Neukirchner for the 2010 World Superbike season.

Haslam to Alstare Suzuki World Superbike

Monday, October 12, 2009
Leon Haslam will join Alstare Suzuki in the World Superbike ranks for the upcoming 2010 season.

Provisional 2010 World Superbike Schedule

Tuesday, October 6, 2009
Here's a look at the provisional World Superbike calendar for 2010.

Chris Vermeulen to Kawasaki World Superbike

Monday, October 5, 2009
Current Rizla Suzuki MotoGP rider returns to the World Superbike class in 2010 aboard an factory Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R.

WSBK Magny-Cours Sunday Insider

Sunday, October 4, 2009
Our Motorcycle USA's World Superbike correspondent reveals inside information after the Sunday round at Magny-Cours, France.

World Superbike Magny-Cours Results

Sunday, October 4, 2009
Ben Spies and Noriyuki Haga bring their fight for the World Superbike championship title to Magny-Cours. But who lead the points race heading into the final round?

World Superbike Magny-Cours Saturday Insider

Saturday, October 3, 2009
Ben Spies talks to Motorcycle USA about yet another Superpole win, making WSB history in the process. Also, Jonathan Rea and Cal Crutchlow talk about tomorrow's race in the latest edition of World Superbike Insider.

Spies to Race Valencia MotoGP Finale

Saturday, October 3, 2009
Ben Spies has confirmed his move to MotoGP for 2010, but the American will get a chance to race as a wildcard entry at the final MotoGP round held in Valencia in November.

World Superbike Magny-Cours Superpole

Saturday, October 3, 2009
Ben Spies ran away with the pole position start for World Superbike at Magny-Cours finishing ahead of rival Noriyuki Haga who landed in fifth.

World Superbike Magny-Cours Friday Insider

Friday, October 2, 2009
Biaggi and Kiyonari down, Rea on the gas and Camier’s Aprilia debut. Motorcycle USA’s World Superbike correspondent delivers the inside scoop on the Magny-Cours Friday practice.

World Superbike Magny-Cours Friday

Friday, October 2, 2009
Michel Fabrizio sets the fastest lap aboard the Xerox Ducati with title contenders Noriyuki Haga in third and Ben Spies in fourth.