Do BSB riders get paid?
Most riders in the championship are not being paid at all. There’s also no prize money for BSB races.
What is a Superstock bike?
As the name Superstock suggests, this class is for ‘stock’ road-going production motorcycles which feature only minor modifications, including, the removal of all stock road equipment such as lights and mirrors. The rear shock can be replaced and front fork internals can be modified.
What CC is Junior Superstock?
Until 2011 the British Supersport championship ran a single race at every BSB event, since then it has been expanded and now runs two rounds every BSB event. The machines are 600cc production bikes that are allowed a set amount of tuning and aftermarket parts.
What CC are BSB bikes?
Superbikes are both quick and powerful – 1,000cc with as much as 200bhp. For a bike to be eligible, the manufacturer must first homologate the model and manufacture the required number of roadgoing machines.
How much does Peter Hickman earn?
Peter Hickman’s net worth is estimated to be around $250,000, as per NetWorthPost.
How much does a WSBK rider earn?
WSBK Superbike Championship Winners Prize Money : According to sources (€195,000) paid to the riders who win’s the Superbike championship. The 1st position hold by any rider (€15,000) in the Superbike Championship earn (€15,000) per race, 2nd place (€10k) and third place rider (€7.5k).
What CC are Superstock bikes?
Yes, Superbike and Superstock engines are both 1000cc (or 1200 if it’s a twin). And in both classes, you can’t do a massive amount to the standard engines; crankshafts, pistons, cylinders and valves have all got to remain standard.
What is the difference between Superbike and Superstock?
Both classes are still very competitive, and Superstock riders often occupy podium spots in the Superbike class. Superbikes are allowed more modifications in engine and chassis areas, as well as more sophisticated electronics packages.
How old are junior Superstock riders?
13 -22 years old
The Junior series is aimed as an entry level class for riders aged 13 -22 years old competing on production machines from 300cc – 500cc, producing incredibly close racing between a full grid of young contenders, many of who are taking their first steps into British Championship racing.
What engine size is junior Supersport?
Running alongside the Moto ONE class is Junior Supersport. The bikes are a step up from the Junior Cup bikes which run in Moto ONE for a number of reasons. Additional modifications are allowed for one, and the bikes have more horsepower and a bigger engine size limit (400cc).
Where is Donington Stadium?
Donington Park is a motorsport circuit located near Castle Donington in Leicestershire, England.
Who is Faye?
This season Bennetts British Superbikes, the strongest domestic championship in bike racing, will have a female team owner, Faye Ho. Ho has been sponsoring riders for over 10 years, winning the Macau Bike GP with Stuart Easton in 2010 and more recently backing Peter Hickman and Michael Rutter.