Tag Archives: Leon Haslam

Photo of the day – Leon Haslam Jerez testing


Winter testing is a time to iron out the kinks and learn about your new machinery. For Leon Haslam this winter is also a time to understand the differences between a World Superbike and a British Superbike. With limited electronics … Continue reading

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Philip Island WSBK Analysis – Practice and Qualifying


In this analysis of practice and qualifying from the opening World Superbike race of the season a fast laptime is a 1’31s lap as this was the typical race pace of both race winners and a “super-fast” laptime was anything … Continue reading

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Analysis from the opening two days of WSBK action from Assen


Even though Carlos Checa took another pole position in today’s Superpole session there is clear evidence that the championship leader could face stiff competition as he seeks to maintain his near perfect start to 2011. The Althea Ducati rider has … Continue reading

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Thoughts I have following round two of the WSBK season


After the weekend of action at Donington Park I think that….. Checa is letting nothing faze him After dominating in the opening round Carlos Checa had a lot of pressure on his shoulders to maintain his form at Donington. Taking another … Continue reading

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Checa cruises to comfortable race 2 win


Carlos Checa took his third win of the season with a comfortable victory in race two at Donington Park. The Spaniard, starting from pole position, was third as the field exited the first corner but quickly stamped his authority on … Continue reading

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Magnificent Melandri storms to race one victory


A superb performance from Marco Melandri gave the ex-MotoGP star his first career World Superbike victory after the opening race of the day at Donington Park. The Italian started ninth but took the chequered flag first after a stunning comeback … Continue reading

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Practice analysis from Donington Park shows Checa’s dominace


With practice and qualifying completed at Donington Park a clear picture has developed as to what to expect in tomorrow’s races. Carlos Checa once more dominated proceedings on his Ducati but with a more in depth look at his performance … Continue reading

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