Local ace Glenn Irwin saw off the competition to record a stunning hat-trick of wins at the annual JAS Finlay Sunflower Trophy Races in his native Northern Ireland yesterday.
Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne claimed the 2016 MCE British Superbike Championship title in dramatic style at Brands Hatch today when he overcame the difficult autumnal conditions to win his fifth British Superbike Championship title.
Shane Byrne takes a 17-point lead into the final round of the 2016 MCE British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch this weekend where he is bidding for an unprecedented fifth BSB title for both himself and the Penrith-based Paul Bird Motorsport Team.
Be Wiser Insurance Ducati rider Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne will go into the final round of the 2016 MCE British Superbike Championship with a 17-point lead over Leon Haslam after the four-time champion finished second behind his Kawasaki rival in each of the two races at Assen today.
The penultimate round of the 2016 MCE British Superbike Championship heads over to Assen in The Netherlands this weekend where Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne takes a healthy 27-point lead with him at the head of the standings.
Taking inspiration from the 1970’s Z1 model, the Kawasaki Z900RS is due to undergo a model resign, to be showcased later this year.
MCN News reports:
Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne opened up a healthy 27-point lead in the race for the 2016 MCE British Superbike Championship at Donington Park today after an emphatic double victory around the 2.5-mile Grand Prix circuit.
The Be Wiser Ducati Racing Team travel to Donington Park this weekend for round ten of the MCE British Superbike Championship aiming to put last weekend’s disappointment firmly behind them.
The Harley Davidson community swears by the brand, but it’s one of those things you either love, or hate. Perhaps you’ve been bought up around the bikes, or maybe you swear by a different ride entirely?
Rob Hull, The Daily Mail, reports:
The Be Wiser Ducati Racing Team endured a difficult weekend at round nine of the MCE British Superbike Championship held at Oulton Park this weekend where both Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne and Glenn Irwin couldn’t add to their podium successes this season.