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Michael van der Mark to sit out the WorldSBK season opener at Aragón; Ilya Mikhalchik stands in.

03/04/22 Injured Michael van der Mark (NED) has taken the decision to not participate in the 2022 season opener of the FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) at MotorLand Aragón (ESP) this coming weekend. The works rider for the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team had surgery last week on the leg fracture he suffered in a training [...]

Season preparations continue with two day of testing at Barcelona.

26/03/22 BMW Motorrad Motorsport continued is preparations for the 2022 FIM Superbike World Championship with two days of testing at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya (ESP). The BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team and the Bonovo action BMW Racing Team again had a comprehensive test schedule and evaluated numerous new components and set-up solutions for the BMW M 1000 [...]

Preparations for the 2022 WorldSBK: Two days of intensive testing in Misano for BMW Motorrad Motorsport.

17/03/22 In preparation for the 2022 season of the FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK), BMW Motorrad Motorsport this week completed the first of three back-to-back pre-season tests. In Misano (ITA), the two BMW teams – the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team and the Bonovo action BMW Racing Team – both worked through an extensive test programme [...]

Podium for Michael van der Mark and the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team at season finale in Indonesia.

21/11/21 Mandalika International Street Circuit  Strong performance at the finale in Indonesia: the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team and Michael van der Mark (NED) have rounded off the 2021 season in the FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) with a podium finish. The Dutchman rode his BMW M 1000 RR to third place in a rainy second [...]

BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team take the first laps of the Mandalika International Street Circuit.

19/11/21 Mandalika International Street Circuit  The BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team today returned to World Superbike action at the all new Mandalika International Street Circuit on the Indonesian island of Lombok. Tom Sykes was back onboard his BMW M 1000RR in today’s FP1 and FP2 sessions following his long absence due to his injury sustained in [...]

Mandalika debut for finale: BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team ready for the final races of the year in Indonesia.

16/11/21 Mandalika International Street Circuit  The BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team will be breaking new ground in the FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) once again at the 2021 season finale. The final races of the year will be held at the new Mandalika International Street Circuit on the Indonesian island of Lombok, a popular holiday destination. [...]

Fifth and sixth places for Michael van der Mark on WorldSBK Sunday at San Juan.

17/10/21  Circuito San Juan Villicum Having already claimed sixth spot in Saturday’s race at San Juan (ARG), Michael van der Mark (NED) reached the top six again in both races on Sunday. The BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team rider secured fifth place in the morning’s Superpole race and then crossed the line in sixth once again [...]

WorldSBK at San Juan: top 6 result for Michael van der Mark in Saturday’s race.

17/10/21  Circuito San Juan Villicum The first race of the FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) Argentina round ended with a top six result for the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team. Michael van der Mark (NED) completed race one at the ‘Circuito San Juan Villicum’ (ARG) in sixth place with his BMW M 1000 RR. Eugene Laverty [...]

The BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team kickstarts the penultimate round of the 2021 season in Argentina.

15/10/21  Circuito San Juan Villicum The BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team today welcomed a return to the San Juan Villicum circuit in Argentina for round 13 of the FIM Superbike World Championship. Free Practice 1 was delayed this morning due to technical issues however track action soon resumed with Michael van der Mark setting the pace [...]

BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team enters the final phase of the 2021 season in Argentina.

12/10/21  Circuito San Juan Villicum The BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team enters the finishing straight in the 2021 FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) in South America. ‘Circuito San Juan Villicum’ in San Juan, Argentina, hosts the penultimate event of the season this weekend (15th to 17th October). This is the first of the two overseas events, [...]

Milestone at Portimão: Michael van der Mark records first win for the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team on the BMW M 1000 RR.

03/10/21 Autódromo Internacional do Algarve The chequered flag for the Superpole race on Sunday morning at Portimão (POR) was greeted with boundless celebrations in the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team pit area. Michael van der Mark (NED) won the race on his BMW M 1000 RR and the team celebrated the first win for BMW Motorrad [...]

WorldSBK Saturday at Portimão: Michael van der Mark retires from battle for podium through no fault of his own after strong performance.

02/10/21 Autódromo Internacional do Algarve A strong performance saw Michael van der Mark (NED) from the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team aim for the podium in Saturday’s race at Portimão (POR). However, he was forced to retire six laps from the end, having fallen after another rider hit his rear wheel. Eugene Laverty (IRL), standing in [...]