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Turkey inaugurates the famous Çanakkale Bridge dating from 1915

One of Turkey’s megaprojects, the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge, whose foundations were laid in 2017, was opened to traffic on Friday in a ceremony attended by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. The historic Dardanelles-crossing project was commissioned on March 18, which coincides with the 107th anniversary of the Çanakkale naval victory. Erdoğan …

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Ducati launches Anniversary Edition spl Panigale V2 in India at Rs 21.3 lakh

Italian superbike manufacturer Ducati on Wednesday launched a special anniversary edition of its Panigale V2 motorcycle in India at a price of Rs 21.3 lakh (ex-showroom). Dubbed the “Panigale V2 Bayliss 1st Championship 20th Anniversary,” the limited-edition bike features the special celebratory livery inspired by the Ducati 996 R …

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Motorsport: His son gives Hafizh a lot of energy for a new challenge

PETALING JAYA: New father Hafizh Syahrin is all excited for the start of the World Superbike Championship (WorldSBK) season early next month. The 27-year-old, who will be the first Malaysian to race all season, welcomed the birth of his first-born son on Thursday. Hafizh, who is married to Noor Suzana …

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Ducati apologizes to Bagnaia after poor start to MotoGP season

Ducati boss Davide Tardozzi has apologized to 2021 MotoGP runner-up Pecco Bagnaia after a disastrous Qatar Grand Prix opening weekend. Pre-season title favorite Bagnaia didn’t just drop out of the race, but took fellow Ducati racer Jorge Martin with him in the process. However, despite admitting that the crash itself …

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PLN prepares 14 UPS, 11 generators for MotoGP

Technically, we have covered the electricity needs of MotoGP Jakarta (ANTARA) – State-owned power company PT PLN has prepared several strategies to provide uninterrupted service during the MotoGP race at Mandalika, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), ranging from preparing 14 uninterruptible power supplies (UPS ) to 11 generators. PLN West Nusa …

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Mulligan rides high at the Old Bike Aus Challenge

By Colleen Bate | February 25, 2022 A well-known print industry identity, Mitch Mulligan, Managing Director of Böttcher, won the Old Bike Australasia Challenge – Formula 750cc, and he finished third in another race at the event this month. Ride high: Mulligan on the circuit Mulligan admits he’s always had …

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Building Indonesian Nation Branding through the Mandalika Tour – OpEd – Eurasia Review

Indonesia is known as a country rich in natural resources. The abundance of natural resources comes from the geography of Indonesia which has a myriad of islands and mountains in various archipelagos of Indonesia, so Indonesia has a diverse ethnic, cultural and linguistic diversity of nearly more of 500 languages …

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Althea looks back at ‘next-gen’ WorldSSP with Caricasulo

19.02.2022 | WorldSBK Staff | WorldSBK Althea Racing unveiled its 2022 Ducati Panigale V2 on Saturday as it returns to the World Superbike paddock after a two-year absence. Returning to contest the newly adapted Supersport World Championship, Althea will manage 2019 runner-up Federico Caricasulo as the Ravenna rider moves to …

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Who are Eduardo Freitas and Niels Wittich, and why are they replacing Michael Masi in F1?

F1 and the FIA ​​have come under fire over how the final laps were handled in last year’s season finale, prompting the investigation by new FIA President Mohammed Ben Sulayem at the winter course. The result sees Masi replaced as F1 race director by WEC race director Eduardo Freitas and …

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2022 Ducati Panigale V4 SP2, Panigale V4 R could be announced soon

last fall, Ducati unveiled nine new models during a series of “World Premiere” online events. It’s an impressive list of new models, but it looks like Ducati isn’t done yet, announcing three more presentations to come, on February 17, March 3 and March 10. Ducati hasn’t offered any clues as …

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Petrucci reunites with Ducati for MotoAmerica 2022 change

Two-time MotoGP race winner Danilo Petrucci will join MotoAmerica in 2022 after losing his Tech 3 KTM race, rekindling his relationship with Ducati. As widely expected in the build-up to the new season, Petrucci will replace World Superbike entrant Loris Baz aboard Warhorse HSBK’s only Ducati Panigale V4 R in …

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Bubble system to be put in place for Mandalika MotoGP: Organizers

So once runners and officials land, they will be separated from the community. They will be in a “bubble” and will only meet the other members of the committee Jakarta (ANTARA) – A travel bubble will be in place for MotoGP Indonesia 2022, which will take place at Pertamina Mandalika …

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Dovizioso’s MotoGP retirement plan à la Rossi

Andrea Dovizioso is apparently emulating fellow Italian MotoGP veteran Valentino Rossi’s approach to retirement – admitting at this week’s RNF Yamaha launch that his future aspirations in the sport largely depend on how the 2022 season plays out. Echoing thoughts shared by Rossi ahead of his own decision to retire …

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Kawasaki awaits 2022 WorldSSP title challenge from Can Oncu | Superbikes of the world

Can Oncu heads into the 2022 WorldSSP season with championship aspirations handed to him by team boss Manuel Puccetti. Oncu, who will be playing in his third WorldSSP campaign this season, has yet to taste victory in the intermediate class. However, the former Moto3 race winner has been very impressive …

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Jonathan Rea optimistic about 2022 prospects after winning award for record ninth time

Jonathan Rea’s name features in Ireland’s Motorcyclist of the Year award for ninth time Jonathan Rea says he is “so motivated” to win back his World Superbike crown after winning the Irish Motorcyclist of the Year award for a record ninth time. The 34-year-old surpasses the record held by the …

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Indonesia facing mammoth task of hosting MotoGP round

Jakarta. Indonesian authorities are making final preparations to host the country’s first MotoGP race since 1997 on the tourist island of Lombok, where spectators will outnumber available accommodation. The Pertamina Mandalika International Circuit can accommodate 200,000 people but Lombok only has about 16,000 hotel rooms. “In initial sales, 63,000 tickets …

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Warwick Nowland named Nambucca Valley Australia Day Ambassador | The Macleay Argus

newsletters, editors pick list, Warwick Nowland Superbike Champion, Nambucca Valley Celebration, Unkya Reserve, Warwick Nowland THE Nambucca Valley has hosted many distinguished Australia Day Ambassadors over the years and now Superbike champion Warwick Nowland will become the latest to visit as part of the Australia Day festivities. Nowland has fulfilled …

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BBS named official F1 wheel supplier for 2022 RaceFans

In summary: BBS becomes the official wheel supplier for Formula 1 from this season. In short BBS becomes official supplier of F1 rims Japanese wheel manufacturer BBS has been named the “Official Rim Supplier” for Formula 1 and will supply wheels to all ten teams from this season. The deal …

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Where Are They Now: Wes Cooley (RIP) – Roadracing World Magazine

The following article originally appeared in the January 2018 issue of Road racing world and motorcycle technology magazine. To read more articles like this subscribe to Roadracing World. Where are they now: Wes Cooley “If I won, that meant I would do my best…” By Michel Gougis Copyright 2018, Roadracing …

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Six-time World Superbike Champion Jonathan Rea receives OBE as part of Queen’s New Year honors

The six-time Superbike World Champion, who received the MBE for service to motorcycle racing in 2017, joins fellow Northern Ireland rider Joey Dunlop as the recipient of the two prestigious Royal Honors. Rea said: “I am extremely grateful and deeply honored to receive an OBE on the Queen’s New Year …

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“I’m different from Casey Stoner or Troy Bayliss, but we all have the same goal” – Francesco Bagnaia

It’s been 14 years since Ducati saw one of its riders become champion. This feat came in 2007 when Casey Stoner finished the championship with 367 points, compared to 242 points for Dani Pedrosa – a difference of 125 points for the Honda rider. However, and judging by how the …

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20 YEARS AGO, BAYLISS RIGNAIT SUPREME WITH DUCATI: NOW, A MOTORCYCLE IS CELEBRATING

There are many ways to celebrate a sports legend who has marked the history of his discipline. The Ducati management team have decided to create a new motorcycle in tribute to Troy Bayliss: the Panigale V2 Bayliss 1st Championship 20th Anniversary. A rare jewel that will delight a small number …

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Make an offer on this Ducati 1098R before it’s too late

The Ducati 1098 is considered by many to be one of the finest modern Ducati sports motorcycles. Following the radical and controversial design of its predecessor, the 999, the 1098 used styling cues to make it appear sleeker and more modern, similar to that of the iconic Ducati 916, a …

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British Superbike Champion Tarran Mackenzie set to defend title with Team McAMS Yamaha

UK Superbike champion Tarran Mackenzie will look to defend his crown in 2022 after signing a one-year extension to his contract with the McAMS Yamaha team. The 26-year-old Scotsman grabbed 10 wins and 19 podiums en route to the 2021 title, sealing the deal with a stunning triple win at …

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The expectations of motorcycle enthusiasts vis-à-vis the Mandalika Circuit

What is the point of having a circuit of international standards if we cannot produce a world-class rider? C Lombok, W Nusa Tenggara (ANTARA) – The new international street circuit Pertamina Mandalika, located in the central district of Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara province (NTB), is expected to accelerate the development …

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New configuration in 2022 for Webike SRC Kawasaki France Trickstar

The Kawaski factory team is entering 2022 with new assets: a 2022 ZX-10RR with electronics developed for endurance racing and a new team of drivers made up of Randy de Puniet, Florian Marino and Etienne Masson. The 2018-2019 FIM EWC Webike SRC Kawasaki France Trickstar champions are preparing for the …

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SBK, Tarran Mackenzie to defend his title with McAMS Yamaha in BSB 2022

After many rumors about his possible arrival in the World Championship, today it was the official announcement: next season, British Superbike Champion Tarran Mackenzie to stay on to defend title with McAMS Yamaha. Although rumors have been circulating for several weeks now, in addition to leaving his history # 95 …

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December 2021 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: Nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi rode his Yamaha YZR-M1 during the last MotoGP weekend of his career, at the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia, Spain. Photo courtesy of Petronas Yamaha. Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding and technology information. …

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Race summary: World Superbike, MotoGP news

Photo: MotoGP As the EICMA wraps up, we see news about the best racing series in the world. MotoGP at Amazon Prime What, MotoGP is going to stream the races live on Amazon Prime next season? Unfortunately no. But we’ll see a new documentary series airing in 2022 that follows …

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The greatest motorcycles of the 21st century to date

Let’s take a trip down memory lane and see what has changed in the two-wheeler industry, and take a look at some of the best motorcycles of the century. Since the dawn of the new century, motorcycle manufacturers have offered one excellent ride after another. And with each of the …

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First race in Indonesia postponed due to weather

By: Jamie Klein, News editor 5 hours Bad weather forced World Superbike organizers to postpone the opening race of the season final in Indonesia until Sunday, with the Superpole race canceled. Although the third practice and qualifying took place in dry conditions, a heavy downpour after the World Supersport race …

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Tourists invade Lombok ahead of World Superbike Mandalika

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Foreign and domestic tourists start to invade the Senggigi region in western Lombok aat the head of the World Superbike (WSBK) racing event, which will be held from November 19 to 21, 2021. “Senggigi tourist areas are ready and started to be occupied before the WSBK,” West …

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Racing History: Harley-Davidson’s Top Secret World Superbike and MotoGP Project – Roadracing World Magazine

© 2021, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc. Featured in the November 2021 issue of Roadracing World: Just over 20 years ago, a series of high-level management meetings were held at Harley-Davidson’s corporate headquarters in Milwaukee, on the shores of Lake Michigan. During these encounters, there were two opposing factions. First, the …

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NTB prepares free shuttle service for World Superbike Mandalika event

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – West Nusa Tenggara Transportation Agency (NTB) provides more than 100 free shuttles during the World Superbike or WSBK championship at the Mandalika circuit, Lombok. Subsidized vehicles are available as other vehicles are not allowed to cross the international circuit. “Only spectators are allowed to enter [the circuit], …

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Yamaha R6 Supersport 600 World Champion For Sale

2021 has been a busy year for Dominic Aegerter. While the Swiss rider narrowly lost the MotoE championship to Jordi Torres of Pons Racing Team, he won the World Supersport Championship (WSSP) for Ten Kate Yamaha. Aegerter had 10 wins and four more podiums in his dominant season, all the …

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BAGNAIA OUTSIDE MILLER AGAIN

By Dan McCarthy Publication date: November 7, 2021 For the fifth race in a row, Francesco Bagnaia took pole position in MotoGP, this time at the Algarve circuit in Portugal, once again ahead of his Australian teammate Jack Miller. The lap record was broken by several riders in Q2 and …

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November 2021 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: Race editor Chris Ulrich rides KTM’s RC 8C wild track bike in Jerez, Spain, while his gear bag and leathers hang out and relax in Minneapolis, courtesy of Delta Airlines. Photo courtesy of KTM. Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, …

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Dominique Aegerter deplores the lack of luck in 2022

Ten Kate Yamaha rider Aegerter finished the championship with one round to go this month in Argentina, with a third place in race two at El Villicum, giving him an unassailable points advantage over his most competitive rival. close Steven Odendaal. He follows in Andrea Locatelli’s footsteps in winning the …

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MOTOGP RIDER SIGNS FOR WSBK FACTORY TEAM

By Dan McCarthy Publication date: October 27, 2021 MotoGP rider Iker Lecuona will enter the FIM World Superbike paddock next year after signing an agreement with the Honda factory team. The Spaniard has raced in MotoGP with the Tech 3 KTM team for the past two years, scoring a career …

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MILLER AT THE TOP AT WET MISANO

By Dan McCarthy Publication date: 23 October 2021 Australian Jack Miller dominated the timesheets on a very wet Friday on the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli riding his factory Ducati machine. Miller was comfortably faster than the rest of the field, setting a time almost 1 second faster than the …

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PLN ready to supply electricity for Mandalika World Superbike

This shows our commitment to provide the best service. Jakarta (ANTARA) – Public electricity supplier PT PLN (Persero) has completed all necessary preparations to supply electricity to the Mandalika International Street Circuit (MISC) which will host the final round of the 2021 World Superbike (WSBK). Syamsul Huda, PLN’s regional sales …

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10 quick facts about Jonathan Rea

Many famous athletes have made their names perfecting their craft in team sports, where teammates and coaches help them unlock new levels of greatness. Think of Michael Jordan in basketball or Lionel Messi and Pelé in football. However, true domination in sport becomes more interesting when athletes compete alone, like …

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Why Chaz Davies was born in the wrong time

While Chaz Davies took the World Superbike paddock by surprise with his decision to hang up his helmet at the end of the season, few would dispute that the 34-year-old picked the right time to raise the curtain on his highest level. running career. Having lost his Ducati factory ride …

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Sky Italia will broadcast MotoGP until 2025

Six Grands Prix broadcast in FTA on TV8 The Sky team will be present at every race, providing pre and post race coverage In addition, Enel signs a partnership extension with MotoGP and MotoE Moto GP promoter Dorna Sports has announced a four-year broadcast rights extension with the Italian pay-TV …

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Chaz Davies broke his ribs in Barcelona crash

By: Jamie Klein, News editor 1h Chaz Davies suffered two broken ribs in the crash that excluded him from the final Barcelona World Superbike race on Sunday, his Go Eleven Ducati team confirmed. Davies was eliminated in an incident with Puccetti Kawasaki rider Lucas Mahias in the third lap of …

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Bagnaia breaks pole lap record in Ducati 1-2

The old Aragon lap record has been around since 2015, but Bagnaia broke it to win his second pole of the 2021 campaign and the 50th for Ducati in MotoGP. Avintia rookie Enea Bastianini set the tone with 1m47.578s in his first appearance in Q2 in 2021, but was quickly …

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Qatar closes November slot for F1 2021 calendar

F1 has explored a number of options to strengthen the second half of the season as the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact a number of races. The Japanese Grand Prix became the last race to be canceled last week, joining Canada, Singapore and Australia as officially canceled events. F1 …

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Kawasaki W800 & Ninja ZX-10R: Fam Jam

More Motoring I envy motorcycle manufacturers. If you imagine that you could build virtually any bike you wanted, you’ll see where I’m from. And few manufacturers are as adventurous as Kawasaki. Dirt bikes, retro bikes, V-twin cruisers, Adventure Tourers, sportsbikes – all types and sizes of motorcycles come out of …

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Why Rea is under pressure like never before

Six rounds down, seven to go (at least officially) in the 2021 World Superbike season, and Jonathan Rea is leading the championship – no shock there. What is more surprising is that the gap between the six-time world champion and his closest rival Toprak Razgatlioglu is three points. This follows …

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Scott Redding expresses most security concerns

Located outside the Czech capital Prague, Most was a late addition to the WSBK 2021 calendar, added at the end of April as an indirect replacement for the Phillip Island round which was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 4.212 km track has never hosted a world championship level …

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Suzuki GSX-R1000 will be updated

The real “Gixxer”, the famous Suzuki GSX-R1000 is ready for an update, and may well offer more advanced electronics and also get a minor cosmetic makeover. By Preetam Bora | Posted: 11-Jun-21 15:44 IST 0 Views See the pictures Suzuki GSX-R1000 is ready for a full update The Suzuki GSX-R1000, …

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INTERVIEW: Alex Lowes | RUNNER

This weekend, the Superbike World Championship will set up its marquee on the majestic Misano in Italy. Historically, the Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK have led the series with an iron fist, with team rider Jonathan Rea winning six consecutive championships and the Kawasaki KHI racing department responsible for the same …

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Skinny Nicky – SuperbikePlanet

(This was written a few years ago) I saw Nick Hayden in Daytona when he and I sat alone in a DIS radio room to record his recent Soupkast audio column. Sitting there, watching each other, we played a familiar little game. I looked at him I saw how thin …

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10 Moments of Nicky Hayden | Visordown

Decades will have passed and Nicky Hayden will be remembered as one of the most enigmatic, friendly and dedicated MotoGP riders to ever start a race in MotoGP, let alone win the world title. Four years have passed since Nicky died of injuries sustained in a bicycle accident in Italy, …

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WorldSBK | Jonathan Rea receives freedom of borough

SIX-TIME Superbike World Champion Jonathan Rea MBE was honored with Borough Freedom in honor of his achievements on the track. 2021 Kawasaki ZX-10R and Ninja ZX-10RR | Jonathan Rea World Superbike for the road Video of the new 2021 Kawasaki ZX-10R and Ninja ZX-10RR | All specifications, features and details …

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