One year, four months, three days. That’s how long Yamaha have waited to taste a MotoGP™ victory but at long last, at the Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) crossed the line in P1 to lift the curse.
Sunday, 28 October 2018 13:26 Published in Reports, Results & Points
PHILLIP ISLAN, AUS (February 24, 2018)- Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) put in a stunning ride at Phillip Island to win the opening race of 2018, stalking his way through the podium places before being able to catch and pass earlier race leader and polesitter Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team).
Sunday, 25 February 2018 12:05 Published in Reports, Results & Points
Short, fast, sweeping, unpredictable, undulating, breath-taking, 4.4km of pure adrenaline. Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit is the perfect backdrop for the opening round of the 2018 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, and it’s set to be a season to remember. Everything restarts here, and if previous experience is anything to go by, we will be treated to a weekend of stunning racing action to keep fans on the edge of their seats.
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 09:07 Published in News
AUSTRAILIA (October 22, 2017)- Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took his sixth win of the year in a scintillating Phillip Island showdown, breaking away from an eight-rider fight for the win in the latter stages to take to the top step.
Sunday, 22 October 2017 14:32 Published in Reports, Results & Points
Phillip Island, AUS (February 26, 2017)- The season-opening Yamaha Finance Australian Round at Phillip Island saw Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) wrap up a double victory from ninth position, in a superb Sunday race.
Sunday, 26 February 2017 08:05 Published in Reports, Results & Points
(February 24, 2017)- Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) was Friday’s fastest participant at the season-opening Yamaha Finance Australian Round, with the Welshman topping the combined FP1 and FP2 timesheets courtesy of a 1’30.189 best time from the morning.
Friday, 24 February 2017 10:06 Published in Reports, Results & Points
@MotoGP •@PICircuit •@WorldSBK •(April 11, 2016)- The beautiful Phillip Island Circuit will remain on the MotoGP™ World Championship calendar until 2026 and on the FIM Superbike World Championship calendar until 2027.
Monday, 11 April 2016 13:19 Published in News
@WorldSBK •(February 27, 2016)-Reigning Champion Jonathan Rea took the first double win at Phillip Island since Carlos Checa in 2011 today as key title rival and last year’s runner up Chaz Davies fought hard on the final lap, in the end losing the front into Turn 4.
Sunday, 28 February 2016 08:31 Published in Reports, Results & Points
@WorldSBK • (February 27, 2016)-Jonathan Rea has kicked off his title defence with an incredible last lap victory over Ducati rider Chaz Davies, the Kawasaki rider pulling a move around the outside to beat Davies over the line by 0.063 seconds.
Saturday, 27 February 2016 08:08 Published in Reports, Results & Points
@WorldSBK •#AusWorldSBK •(February 26, 2016)- Friday times now decide direct entry to the Tissot-Superpole session, and the man who leads the way after a day of track time is 2014 WorldSBK Champion Sylvain Guintoli.
Friday, 26 February 2016 09:46 Published in Reports, Results & Points