Exciting situation at the top of the BMW Motorrad Race Trophy rankings
The privateer BMW Motorrad riders have been in action successfully at two venues last weekend: Great Britain’s Donington Park and Le Vigeant in France. At Donington, Ayrton Badovini (IT) scored another top-five finish on his BMW S 1000 RR in the Superbike World Championship.
Roberto Tamburini (IT) enjoyed podium honours in the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup, while Hudson Kennaugh (ZA) and Alastair Seeley (GB) climbed on the rostrum as winner and third respectively of the race in the Superstock class of the British Superbike Championship. In France’s Le Vigeant, BMW Motorrad riders Cyril Brunet-Lugardon (FR), Florian Brunet-Lugardon (FR), Michel Amalric (FR) and Betrand Boyer (FR) claimed podium finishes in the French European Bikes Championship.
In the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy, Matthieu Lussiana (FR / MT1GP STK GP) is still in the lead with 133.33 points. He is coming under pressure, however, with the chasing pack getting closer and the points differences within the top positions being minimal.
Tamburini (STK1000) has improved to second with 130.00 points and third place is shared by Amalric, Florian Brunet-Lugardon (both FR EU) and Emeric Jonchière (FR / FSBK STK) who are equal on 119.38 points (see full standings below).
FIM Superbike World Championship in Donington Park, Great Britain.
Donington Park (GB) hosted the sixth round of the 2015 FIM Superbike Championship (WSBK). The experts from BMW Motorrad Motorsport have been on site again to give extensive support to their customer teams, the BMW Motorrad Italia SBK Team and BMW Racing Team Tóth, in setting up the BMW S 1000 RR Superbikes for t