Tag Archives: Paul Bird Motorsport

Friday action trackside at Misano


Friday at Misano was wet…very wet! The day was dominated by crashes with the majority of the field crashing at some point during the practice sessions and today also seeing important announcements within the paddock with ramifications on next year’s grid. … Continue reading

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PBM to skip Sepang 2


Paul Bird Motorsport has confirmed that the team will skip the second Sepang Test, scheduled for next week, and will instead focus on developing the bike from the team’s Cumbrian base. Having raced at Sepang in October and completed the … Continue reading

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Michael Laverty Q&A


Before Christmas Michael Laverty looked back on his rookie campaign in MotoGP at a post season test with Paul Bird Motorsport’s British Superbike squad. Shortly after the interview, conducted earlier this week during a PBM BSB test at Cartagena, Laverty … Continue reading

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Shane Byrne interview


Prior to Christmas I spoke with triple British Superbike champion Shane “Shakey” Bryne at a Paul Bird Motorsport BSB test at the Spanish Cartegana Circuit…. Stephen English: Looking back at 2013 how do you feel the season went?  Shane Byrne: I think … Continue reading

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“Good possibility” of Laverty and Lowes at PBM in 2014


Paul Bird Motorsport are yet to confirm their riders for 2014 but the team today dropped their firmest hints yet about their rider line-up for next season. When asked about their likely line-up of Michael Laverty and Alex Lowes the … Continue reading

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Laverty looks to hassle prototypes at Assen


Michael Laverty finished tenth in the afternoon practice session and afterwards the Paul Bird Motorsport rider had high hopes for a strong weekend. With rain expected throughout the weekend it is likely that the CRT bikes will be much closer … Continue reading

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Interview with Michael Laverty


On the Sunday morning of the French Grand Prix at Le Mans I caught up with Paul Bird Motorsport’s Michael Laverty to speak about how he is adapting to life within MotoGP, his career path to the GP level and … Continue reading

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