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Steve Martin on the 2018 ASBK season + season launch photos

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With Round 1 about to kick-off this weekend, moto-media man and former World Endurance and Australian Superbike Champion, Steve Martin gives us the low-down on the season opener for the Yamaha Motor Finance Australian Superbike Championship presented by Motul Pirelli (ASBK). Topics include; who is on the pace, the return of Troy Bayliss (Desmosport Ducati, 1299 Panigale R […]

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Rea torques his way around it Changes to WorldSBK regulations not a huge inconvenience for reigning champion – at this stage…

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  Three-time defending WorldSBK champion Jonathan Rea believes the new technical rules introduced for the 2018 season won’t make a huge difference to the speed of his Kawasaki ZX-10RR as final preparations begin for the Yamaha Finance-backed season opener at Phillip Island next weekend, February 23-25. Under the new regulations for the 2018 MOTUL FIM […]

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Changes to WorldSBK regulations not a huge inconvenience for Rea

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  Three-time defending WorldSBK champion Jonathan Rea believes the new technical rules introduced for the 2018 season won’t make a huge difference to the speed of his Kawasaki ZX-10RR as final preparations begin for the Yamaha Finance-backed season opener at Phillip Island next weekend, February 23-25. Under the new regulations for the 2018 MOTUL FIM […]

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Troy Corser interviews Troy Bayliss.

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Over the last two days (January 30-31) Bayliss has been testing at Phillip Island alongside his 2018 ASBK adversaries, and after eight sessions he ended up 10th overall on the Desmosport Ducati with a 1m33.950 s time, 1.2 seconds behind the pacesetting Glenn Allerton on the BMW SRR (1m32.728s).

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ASBK: Before Morgan Park, there was Barbagallo. We take a look…

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With the Australian Superbike Championship competitors heading into the crucial Queensland round at Morgan Park on August 5-7, we take a look at last time out in Perth and what the riders are thinking.  ASBK photos are courtesy of Simon Phillips of SDPPhotographics. [mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,6294911336733950625,28,720,center] [mudslide:picasa,0,racerviewsphotos,6294911336733950625,34,720,center] Mike Jones “It’s been a fantastic weekend for myself and the […]