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Up-Close with the Red Bull Honda Suzuka Race Bike I am pretty sure that there is a dark room somewhere on the Suzuka Circuit facility, possibly guarded by Yakuza henchmen, where they are keeping Steve captive for his misdeeds in bringing you the detailed photos we are about to show you. "Win at all costs" is the mantra being used by the Red...   

Track Guide: A Lap Around Suzuka The Suzuka 8-Hours is the biggest race of the year for Japanese manufacturers, and it is held on one of the longest laps of the year. With lap times of over two minutes, it is very easy for time to burn during a session, and it is very easy to left rueing any mistakes you make. The Japanese...   

Suzuka, Heaven or Hell? Suzuka reveals the soul of a rider by breaking them down through each stint. Your lungs are burning, the skin is falling off your hands because, even bandaged tightly, the extreme conditions will get the better of them, the dehydration is setting in, and your mind is foggy and far from...   

Pata Yamaha Extends Contract with Lowes & Van Der MarkThe WorldSBK series may be on its summer hiatus, but there is still plenty of news going on. After the official announcement that Tom Sykes would not be back with the KRT Kawasaki team, it is the turn of the Pata Yamaha WorldSBK squad to make announcements. Today, the team issued a statement...   

Chaz Davies Breaks Collarbone in Training AccidentMore bad news from the World Superbike paddock, as Chaz Daviesjoins Leon Camier in the list of riders who have injured themselves during the two-month summer break Davies broke the collarbone in his right shoulder during a training incident. As such, Davies will miss the Race of Champions at...   

PJ Jacobsen Gets the Nod – Will Race on HRC's Factory Red Bull Honda Team at the Suzuka 8-HoursLeon Camier's misfortune of suffering a fractured vertebra has become PJ Jacobsen's gain, as the American racer has been promoted into the factory Honda team at this year's Suzuka 8-Hours endurance race.The move is a huge win for Jacobsen, for several reasons. First, the Suzuka 8-Hours has...   

Leon Camier Fractures Vertebra in Suzuka CrashWorld Superbike rider Leon Camier has endured a difficult season thus far in the World Superbike Championship. Breaking ribs and suffering from a lung contusion during Race 1 at Aragon, Camier had to miss the next two rounds of the 2018 season. Now suffering another crash, this time at the...   

WorldSBK Misano Debrief – A Race Recap from ItalyJonathan Rea may have done the double at the Italian circuit, but WorldSBK was in rude health last weekend. Continue reading for Asphalt & Rubber's World Superbike debrief, from Misano Italy. New Tires Offer a New Reference Pirelli brought a huge tire range to Misano. The Italian...   

Leon Camier Guides Us Around a Lap at Misano The Red Bull Honda WorldSBK star has ridden at the Italian circuit in Grand Prix and also on a Superbike. He's spent time learning the nuances of the Rimini venue, and over that time he's found out one thing: patience is key. "Misano is a tricky circuit, but it's got some interesting...   

Donington Park World Superbike Preview – What to Expect in the United KingdomRound 6 of the 2018 WorldSBK Championship sees the paddock head for the home of Superbikes: Donington Park. The British circuit hosted the first ever round of the championship in 1988, and since then the affinity for superbike racing in the UK has only continued to grow. The spectacular,...