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Interview: WorldSBK Executive Director Gregorio Lavilla outlines WorldSBK 2021…

WorldSBK's Executive Director sheds light on the upcoming 2021 calendar, the COVID-19 situation and discussions of regulation changes in the future. Following on from the first part of WorldSBK´s interview, the Executive Director of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, Gregorio Lavilla, speaks about topics ahead of 2021. With a brief glance at the 2021 calendar, possible regulation changes in WorldSSP and also comparing the growth of WorldSBK’s popularity now to what he experienced when he was a top-level racer. Can you tell

WorldSBK Executive Director Gregorio Lavilla debriefs 2020 WorldSBK season

A look back on a challenging but successful 2020 season, from new formats and on-track action to the season finale and the COVID-19 protocols. Gregorio Lavilla gives his thoughts on the unique 2020 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship season. The ex WorldSBK racer talks protocols, new formats, the title battle between Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) and Scott Redding (ARUBA.IT Racing – Ducati) and sheds some light on 2021’s goings on. How do you think the season went? “Well, I think we are

Jonathan Rea crowned 2020 WorldSBK Champion

After a hotly contested 2020 season, reigning WorldSBK Champion Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) stormed to his sixth consecutive World Superbike Championship title at the Circuito Estoril. He’s the first rider to achieve this record in the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship and the first rider since Giacomo Agostini in the 350cc Grand Prix World Championship to do it in an FIM Road Racing World Championship. The Northern Irishman clinched the title having been under the strongest of pressure from WorldSBK’s star

#ESTWorldSBK 10 things to know

Discover the 10 most important facts you need to know ahead ofthe Pirelli Estoril Round The MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship heads to the Circuito Estoril for the 2020 season finale. The WorldSBK paddock heads back to the Portuguese track for the first time since 1993. The Pirelli Estoril Round will host the final fight for the WorldSBK title and promises to be another breathtaking event. Get ready for the Pirelli Estoril Round with ten headlining stats ahead of the weekend’s commencement. With