2017 BSB Rd 3 Oulton Park 1

2017  BSB Rd 3  Oulton Park 1   However you caught the Oulton Park racing, and I hope you did, be it track side at the circuit, watching on TV, or listening to the commentary on BSB Radio,  you’d have to admit…for sheer drama & excitement, it had just about everything a race fan could…

2017 BSB Rd 2 Brands Hatch

2017 BSB Rd 2  Brands Hatch   What a cracking meeting!  Drama & intrigue in every single race that from a spectators perspective standing track side, let alone from the commentary box, it was really a case of needing eyes in the back of your head to keep up with the ever changing action.  …

2017 BSB Round 1 – Donington

2017 BSB Rd 1    Donington   Deprived of ‘on track’ action for the past 5 months,  the fans flocked to Donington Park for the opening salvo’s of the 2017 BSB season – and unlike the freezing, wet & thoroughly unpleasant pre-season official test a week or so earlier, the sun actually came out for race…

2016 BSB – Brands Hatch ‘The Final’

Firstly, congratulations to all the Champions of 2016.   Namely, 15 year old’s Charlie Nesbitt, who won the British Motostar Moto 3 GP, and Dan Jones, winner of the Moto 3 Standard class. South African born Jordan Weaving, eventual winner of the National Superstock 600’s, and to the ‘MacKenzies’, Tarren & Taylor who made history…

2016 BSB – Assen Rd 11

  What an amazing couple of days racing we witnessed at the historic Cathedral of Speed, and with JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s Leon Haslam dishing up the ‘Double’ over Championship leader Shane Byrne, we can now head to Brands Hatch for the ‘Triple Header’ Final Round of this years series to decide who will emerge as…

BSB Rd 10 (Showdown 1) – Donington Park

If you are a regular track-side race fan, or indeed prefer to follow the racing from home via BSB Radio, then you will have heard myself & Larry Carter previously use the adage during commentary…….’Expect the unexpected, predict the unpredictable’.   Well it again proved to be the case during the opening Free Practice session…

BSB Round 8 – Cadwell Park

BSB Rd 8 Cadwell Park Well it was sold as the ‘Party in The Park’, and it most certainly lived up to it’s billing. Apart from a spell of monsoon quality rain on Saturday evening, the rest of the Bank Holiday meeting was bathed in sunshine, and the racing was as good as it’s going…

BSB Round 7 – Brands Hatch GP

The expression ‘You snooze, You lose’ was proven to be far from accurate by fans favourite & now Official ‘King of Brands’, Shane Byrne who recovered from his ‘start line’ slumbers to scorch to an amazing double at a sunny Brands Hatch Rd 7.   Having set an outright fastest ever two wheel lap over…

BSB Round 6 – Thruxton

BSB Rd 6 – Thruxton British Superbikes have never been anything other than spectacular, but what we witnessed at Thruxton was straight out of the top drawer. Where else do you witness a pack of 220+ horse power Superbikes spinning sideways at speeds in excess of 150mph, imprinting the track behind with tell tale black…

BSB Round 5 – Snetterton

One of the major talking points doing the rounds of the Paddock at Snetterton was…Are we seeing the beginning of the end for Ryuichi Kiyonari riding the Bennetts Suzuki?   Unfortunately the season has not started well at all for the Japanese star, with but just two points finishes to show, namely an 11th &…

BSB – Rd4 Knockhill

BSB – Rd4 Knockhill Back in 1789 American Politician, Benjamin Franklin wrote ..”In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death & taxes”. That may well be true, but it’s also obvious he never got to visit the Knockhill circuit, otherwise he probably would have amended it to read..”Nothing can be said…

BSB – Rd3 Brands Hatch

BSB – Rd3 Brands Hatch For the first time this year we got to race in the dry & in half reasonable temperatures, and what a show it turned out to be. Superbike racing at it’s very best, plus plenty of action packed support races to keep the sizeable track side crowd on their toes.…

IT’S ALL GO FOR 2016..

The MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship kicked off in the sun at Phillip Island at the end of February, with defending champion Jonathan Rea setting his stall out early to walk away with maximum points following a couple of frenetic scraps involving fellow Brit. Chaz Davies on the factory Ducati Panagale, and Michal van der…