The Yamaha Factory Racing Team led the way on the second day at Suzuka, with Katsuyuki Nakasuga securing the top spot on the timesheet with an impressive lap time of 2'06.798 in this afternoon's second hour-long practice session.
Hot and humid weather and heavier on track... Read More
The Yamaha Factory Racing Team made a solid start on the opening day in Suzuka, as they bid for an unprecedented fifth consecutive victory in the 42nd edition of the prestigious Suzuka 8 Hour event this weekend.
Katsuyuki Nakasuga and Alex Lowes have tested at the... Read More
After a crash in qualifying left him 15th on the grid at Laguna Seca, Michael van der Mark went into the Superpole race determined to finish inside the top nine and secure a starting position on the front three rows of the grid for Race... Read More
Michael van der Mark fought his way through the field from 15th position on the grid to finish a respectable seventh in this afternoon's 25-lap WorldSBK Race 1 at Laguna Seca. Van der mark crashed at turn four in the Superpole and, with his bike... Read More
Michael van der Mark enjoyed a solid opening day at Laguna Seca as he was on the pace from the off this morning, finishing in P5 and just 0.016s behind his Pata Yamaha teammate Alex Lowes at the end of FP1. The 26-year-old Dutch rider... Read More
The iconic Laguna Seca circuit in California plays host to Round 9 of the FIM Superbike World Championship this weekend. With the annual summer break following immediately afterwards, Michael van der Mark arrives in the United States determined to finish the first part of the... Read More
Michael van der Mark continued to amaze today, twice finishing inside the top ten despite undergoing surgery on a fractured right radius less than two weeks ago. The Pata Yamaha rider was eighth in the Sprint Race this morning and backed that up with another... Read More
Pata Yamaha WorldSBK rider Michael van der Mark achieved his goal of a top ten finish with eighth place in today’s WorldSBK Race 1 at Donington Park, despite starting from the sixth row of the grid. Grey skies and a wet track greeted the WorldSBK... Read More
Pata Yamaha WorldSBK rider Michael van der Mark made his return to action today, just ten days after undergoing surgery on a fractured right radius. Michael ended the day in 11th position but is confident of improvement tomorrow. It was a tentative van der Mark... Read More