8500-148 Portimão, Portugal
The Portuguese WorldSBK round has concluded with disappointing results for the Moriwaki Althea Honda Team riders who were unable to score points in either of the day’s two races. Despite this, the Portimao race weekend has generally been a constructive experience for Takumi Takahashi, while Ryuichi Kiyonari was ultimately able… read more.
A fairly hot and sunny day saw Moriwaki Althea Honda’s Takumi Takahashi and Ryuichi Kiyonari begin to prepare for tomorrow’s first race day making up the Portuguese WorldSBK weekend. The Japanese pair spent the day working on their bikes’ setup, trying to find a solution to suit the track’s low… read more.
The Superbike World Championship is set to get back into action with the final phase of the 2019 season, beginning with the Portuguese round that will take place at the Algarve International Circuit Portimao this coming weekend. With rider Leon Camier’s return planned for the French round at the end… read more.
Ryuichi Kiyonari and Takumi Takahashi today concluded the second and final day of official WorldSBK testing at the Algarve International Circuit Portimao. Working on their bikes’ setup, Takumi was able to improve on his best time of yesterday by nearly a second, setting a fastest time of 1’43.544 and finishing… read more.
This morning Ryuichi Kiyonari and current JSB1000 championship leader Takumi Takahashi (replacing the recovering Leon Camier) began an official two-day WorldSBK test in Portugal, working to adapt the set up of their CBR1000RR to the spectacular Algarve International Circuit Portimao. Splitting the track time with the World Supersport teams, the… read more.