Silverstone by twowheelsormore

When the British Superbike season started the weekend before last at Silverstone, a number of riders were making their debut in the championship. One such rider was Dean Hipwell who qualified 29th of the 32 riders on his CDH Racing Kawasaki. In race one he took his first top-twenty finish with 19th place, 33 seconds behind the winner but in …

Dean Hipwell set for British Superbike Championship Debut in 2019

Dean Hipwell will step up to the Bennetts British Superbike Championship in 2019 with CDH Racing after previously competing in both the Supersport and Superstock support series. Dean who was a regular point scorer in the Superstock class last season and has claimed runner-up honours in both the British 125 and British Supersport Cup championships. After a number of years …

Brands Hatch GP Race Report 2018

Brands Hatch was round five for the Selective Networks BMW team within the British Superstock 1000 championship. FP1 was the first time out on track on Friday, we used 2nd hand tyres throughout the session to get a feel for the track and bike, ending the session in 13th place 1.9s seconds from pole. FP2 started and we again used …

Knockhill Race Report 2018

Kncokhill in Scotland was round Four for the Selective Networks BMW team within the British Superstock 1000 championship. The weather forecast looked good and consistent which makes a change for racing in Scotland! Normally we’ll have at least one wet session, we even took the wet tyres off the rims. FP1 was the first time I’ve been to Knockhill on …

Snetterton Race Report 2018

Snetterton was round three for the Selective Networks BMW team within the British Superstock 1000 championship. FP2 started and we was having issues with the front end feel of the bike, the front was very ‘bouncy’ when entering the fast turns, some general suspension changes during the session didn’t help bottom out the problem. Finishing the session down in 23rd …

Oulton Report

Oulton Park Race Report 2018

Oulton Park was round two for the Selective Networks BMW team within the British Superstock 1000 championship. The weather forecast looked good and consistence for the weekend so the whole team was looking forward to enjoying the weekend and even putting some shorts on! FP1 was the first time out on track on Saturday at 11:30, we used a new …

Donington Park Round 1 2018 Report

Donington park was round one for the team with the new advertising boarding for our sponsors and title sponsor Selective Networks. Bank holiday Friday was used to set up the awning and display boards before starting on the bike preparation ready for free practice 1 on Saturday at 12:55. FP1 was the first time out on track in England and …

Cartagena Pro Test 2018 Report

I arrived at the circuit at 12:30 and signed on. When I found our garage the team had the bike ready and waiting for me to take it on the track so I put my new leathers on and went out for the last 10 minutes of the 1000 stock session as this was the last session before lunch. The …