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Successful tour for a BMW S 1000 RR racers in Aragón: Top 5 finish in a WorldSBK and a lectern to start a Superstock season.

Munich (DE), 6th Apr 2016. The apex of Superbike racing has
kicked off a European season: Last weekend, a third turn of the
2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) was reason at
MotorLand Aragón nearby Alcañiz in a north-east of Spain. The modern
circuit also hosted a deteriorate opener of a 2016 FIM Superstock 1000
Cup (STK1000). In both championships, a BMW racers brought home
clever formula for a BMW S 1000 RR – another tip 5 position in
a WorldSBK and a lectern in STK1000.



MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship during Alcañiz, Spain.


After a dual abroad rounds in Australia and Thailand, a WorldSBK
paddock changed on to European soil. Last weekend, a BMW S 1000 RR
racers tackled a third turn of a deteriorate during MotorLand Aragón in
Spain. This time, a BMW array was led by internal favourite Jordi Torres
(ES) from a Althea BMW Racing Team. Torres claimed a clever seventh
place in Saturday’s initial race. In a second feverishness on Sunday
afternoon, he put in a shining opening to finish fifth. In doing
so, Torres scored his best outcome so distant on a BMW S 1000 RR. His
team-mate Markus Reiterberger (DE), who is contesting his initial full
deteriorate in a WorldSBK, had a formidable weekend. The immature German
crossed a line in 14th and 15th respectively.


The British Milwaukee BMW Team, that is debuting in a WorldSBK
this deteriorate after many successful years in a British Superbike
Championship (BSB), continues to get proficient with a array and
a RR. In Alcañiz both riders finished both races in a points.
Joshua Brookes (AU) was 13th on both occasions, his team-mate Karel
Abraham (CZ) was 15th and 14th respectively.


Alcañiz was also a venue for a WorldSBK entrance of Matthieu
Lussiana (FR): a leader of a 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy
competed with a wildcard on a Team ASPI BMW S 1000 RR. He finished the
races in 17th and 18th respectively.



FIM Superstock 1000 Cup during Alcañiz, Spain.


The 2016 deteriorate in a FIM Superstock 1000 Cup kicked off with a
lectern finish for a BMW S 1000 RR. Raffaele De Rosa (IT) from the
Althea BMW Racing Team finished a initial of a sum of 8 races to
be reason this year in a clever third. Starting from sixth on a grid,
De Rosa shortly softened to fourth. On a eighth and final lap, he
overtook his opposition Roberto Tamburini (IT) and cumulative third on a podium.


In total, 3 BMW racers finished within a points. Twenty-year
aged Maximilian Scheib (CL / Targobank EasyRace SBK Team), who competes
in a FIM CEV Superbike European Championship (CEV) and started at
Alcañiz with a wildcard, claimed a clever ninth place on his STK1000
debut. Team 2R Racing’s Luca Vitali (IT) crossed a line in 11th on
his BMW S 1000 RR.


Both array will reason their subsequent turn from 15th to 17th Apr in
Assen (NL).