World Superbikes

World Superbike Series (aka. WSB, SBK or WSBK)

World Superbikes is a series based on production motorcycles that you can buy from your local dealership. However these race bikes are  modified with bespoke racing parts to a particular detailed specification laid down in the rules for each class.

There are four classes in these events: 1, 2 & 3 televised

1 Superbike – 1000cc – 2 Races per event

2 Supersport – 600cc – 1 Race per event

3 Superstock – 1000cc – 1 Race per event

4 Superstock 600 – 1 Race Per Event

For 2010 there are 13 events in the confirmed Calendar:

February 28, 2010

Australia Phillip Island

Phillip Island – World Superbike Results:

Race 1: Winner: Haslam L. (GBR) Suzuki GSX-R1000, 2: Fabrizio M. (ITA) Ducati 1098R, 3: 41 Haga N. (JPN) Ducati 1098R

Race 2: Winner: 7 Checa C. (ESP) Ducati 1098R, 2:91 Haslam L. (GBR) Suzuki GSX-R1000, 3: 84 Fabrizio M.(ITA) Ducati

Supersport: Winner: Laverty E. (IRL) Honda CBR600RR, 2: Lascorz J. (ESP) Kawasaki ZX-6R , 3: Sofuoglu K. (TUR) Honda CBR600RR

Superstock 1000 & Superstock 600: Races were not held in Australia

March 28, 2010 Portugal Portimão

April 11, 2010 Spain Valencia Ricardo Tormo (*)

April 25, 2010 Netherlands Assen Circuit

May 9, 2010 Italy Monza

May 16, 2010 South Africa Kyalami

May 31, 2010 United States Salt Lake City UTAH

June 27, 2010 San Marino Misano Italy

July 11, 2010 Czech Republic Brno

August 1, 2010 Great-Britain Donington Park

September 5, 2010 Germany Nürburgring

September 26, 2010 Italy Imola (*),(**)

October 3, 2010 France Magny-Cours

Key: (*) TBC (to be confirmed) (**) STH (Subject to homologation)

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