By totalmotorcycle Great top-five lockout for the #BMW #S1000RR in the @BSB $Superstock class and a podium in the Superbike class – BMW #racer Danilo Lewis is victorious again in Brazil.
Munich (DE), 25th May 2016. The BMW Motorrad Motorsport racers had a successful weekend in the British Superbike Championship (BSB). In the Superbike class, Richard Cooper (GB) stepped onto the podium again, while his fellow BMW riders secured a sensational result in the Superstock class, claiming the first ever top-five lockout for the BMW S 1000 RR in the series. The RR was also victorious in the SuperBike Series Brasil (BRSBK), with Danilo Lewis (BR) celebrating his second win of the season in a dominant manner. In the 2016 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy, Vincent Lonbois (BE / IRRC) continues to lead, followed by Raffaele De Rosa (IT / STK 1000) and Sébastien Le Grelle (BE / IRRC) (see full standings below).
British Superbike Championship in Brands Hatch, Great Britain.
The short Indy Circuit at Brands Hatch (GB) hosted the third round of the 2016 British Superbike Championship (BSB). The weekend saw another podium finish for the BMW S 1000 RR in the closely fought Superbike class (BSB SBK): Richard Cooper finished second on the podium in race two on Sunday on his Buildbase BMW S 1000 RR. In race one, he just narrowly missed the podium, crossing the line in fourth only 0.3 seconds behind the top-three. Michel Laverty (GB / Tyco BMW) was sixth in race one, but had to retire in the second heat due to a technical problem. His team-mate Christian Iddon (GB) ended the thrilling races in 11th and seventh respectively. Lee Jackson (GB) also collected points in both races on the other Buildbase BMW RR, finishing in 15th and 12th respectively. Alastair Seeley (GB / Royal Airforce Regular & …read more