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Michael Taylor Fundraising Party Next Tuesday night in Toronto

Fans and team-mates of veteran Canadian roadracing stalwart Michael Taylor are throwing a party in support of the Twice National Overall Champion, badly injured during practice for the final CSBK National events of the season at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, ON, on Friday, August 19.  Taylor has undergone two surgical procedures on his badly damaged leg following his turn two tumble, and is looking ahead to a repair for his injured shoulder, too.

Taylor is expected to be recovering for some time, with limited ability to work.

Long-time Taylor supporters and Canadian motosport personalities Pat Gonsalves and Pat Barnes are organizing an event at the Queen Victoria Pub at 2240 Midland Ave. in the Toronto suburb of Scarborough, on Tuesday, October 4, 2016, from 6 PM to 11 PM.  The Queen Victoria Pub is located on the West side of Midland Ave, North of Progress, M1P 4R9.

A major silent auction will be part of the festivities honoring the lengthy and successful career of Taylor, who has competed for Triumph, Kawasaki, Honda, Yamaha, BMW, Ducati with a host of teams across the globe. 

Other entertainment over the evening is said to include “the vocal stylings of Michael Taylor.”  Besides his renovation career and history in motorcycle competition, Taylor is also a regular on the Toronto Choir circuit.

Tickets are just $ 15.00 each, and include a BBQ.  There will be a cash bar. 

Seating is limited, and supporters are asked to please contact Pat Gonsalves ASAP to reserve seats: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 416-822-5207.  Tickets will be delivered at the door.

Pat and Pat look forward to a great evening in support of Michael Taylor next week – please join them.

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 15:25 Published in News


Dunlop Confirms Three More Years As Mopar CSBK Spec Tire

@RideDunlop •@cdnsuperbike •BOWMANVILLE, Ont. (August 21, 2016) – Dunlop Motorcycle Tires has agreed to extend its support of the Mopar CSBK Canadian National motorcycle road racing Championship through the completion of the 2019 racing season.

Monday, 22 August 2016 18:51 Published in News


Trevor Daley Announces 2016 Race Program

@onespeedracing • @YamahaMotorCa •@cdnsuperbike • (April 4, 2016)- It is with great excitement and enthusiasm that Trevor Daley has officially loaded the final ‘round in the chamber’ and is ready to announce his plans for the 2016 Mopar Canadian Superbike race season.

Monday, 04 April 2016 13:09 Published in News


Rea Ends Fassi French Round With The Double

@WorldSBK • (October 4, 2015)- The second race at Magny-Cours was won by Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team), the World Champion doing the double for the fifth time this year after a three-rider battle raged from the start. His podium tally of 22 puts him equal with Troy Bayliss who achieved the feat in 2002, and is the second highest number of podiums in a season in the all-time list.

At the flag at the end of 21-adrenalin-filled laps the remaining podium places were taken by Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Superbike Team) and Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) meaning the fight for the runner-up spot in the series will continue to the season finale under floodlights in Qatar in a fortnight.

Behind the top three, Leon Haslam (Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils) and Michael van der Mark (Pata Honda World Superbike Team) had their own private duel with the Dutchman taking fourth with a few laps to go from his English rival.

Sylvain Guintoli (Pata Honda World Superbike Team) had another solid day pleasing the many fans trackside with sixth in dry conditions.

Seventh was Niccolò Canepa (Althea Racing) ahead of the duelling Jordi Torres (Aprilia Racing Team – Red Devils) and Luca Scassa (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati SBK Team), who were eighth and ninth respectively, with Alex Lowes (Voltcom Crescent Suzuki) rounding out the top 10.


The remaining points-scoring positions were claimed by Matteo Baiocco (Althea Racing), Leandro Mercado (Barni Racing), Markus Reiterberger (VanZon Rehema BMW), David Salom (Team Pedercini) and Leon Camier (MV Agusta Reparto Corse).


WorldSBK Magny-Cours - Race 2
1 - Jonathan Rea Kawasaki Racing Team
2 - Chaz Davies Aruba.it Racing - Ducati Superbike Team +2.848
3 - Tom Sykes 
Kawasaki Racing Team +6.551

Standings (12 of 13 rounds completed)
1 - Jonathan Rea Kawasaki Racing Team 528*
2 - Chaz Davies Aruba.it Racing - Ducati SuperbikeTeam 383 (-145)
3 - Tom SykesKawasaki Racing Team 367 (-161)
     *Already crowned the 2015 Champion
 From: Press Office- World Superbike

Sunday, 04 October 2015 12:06 Published in Reports, Results & Points