Thursday noon spherical up from SMP ASBK Check

 2023 mi-bike Australian Superbike Championship introduced by Motul

Superbike Thursday Session Two

I anticipated many riders to go faster this morning at Sydney Motorsport Park and I used to be not disenchanted. Josh Waters set a brand new outright ASBK benchmark at 1m29.570 to greatest Cru Halliday’s 1m29.658, additionally set this morning. Mike Jones additionally within the 29s this morning with a 1m29.997.

Nonetheless the 50-degree observe temperature within the second session that acquired underway simply after noon noticed few riders enhance their standing on this session.  Josh Waters quickest on his third and ultimate lap of the session, a 1m29.761. Cru Halliday subsequent greatest on 1m30.254. Mike Jones greatest on this one a 1m30.882.

Troy Herfoss didn’t handle to eclipse his Wednesday better of 1m30.024 this morning however curiously Lachlan Epis lowered his marker this morning to 1m30.275 after switching to the Dunlop rubber he will probably be working within the Asian Street Racing Championships this yr. Herfoss did a 1m30.409 on this hotter second session whereas Epis managed a 1m30.696.

Max Stauffer has been steadily plugging his manner and getting faster. He set a better of 1m30.824 on Wednesday then improved additional to 1m30.603 this morning. The hotter situations on this second session although noticed him slip again to 1m31.088.

Broc Pearson had a tumble this morning which stunted his progress however his 1m30.235 on Wednesday signalled his potential. Broc’s greatest on this one a 1m30.951.

Senna Agius has been turning loads of laps not solely to get seat time forward of his return to Europe but additionally to check Michelin tyres on the JMT Civil Fireblade. His better of 1m30.810 to this point recorded on this session on a sizzling observe.

The third Superbike session is scheduled to get underway round at 1400 this afternoon earlier than the ultimate 25-minute session wraps up at 1610.

Superbike Thursday Session Two Instances

Pos Rider Bike F.Lap
1 Josh WATERS (VIC) Ducati V4R 1:29.761
2 Cru HALLIDAY (NSW) Yamaha YZF-R1M 1:30.254
3 Troy HERFOSS (QLD) Honda CBR RR 1:30.409
4 Lachlan EPIS (NSW) BMW M RR 1:30.696
5 Senna AGIUS (NSW) Honda CBR RR 1:30.810
6 Mike JONES (QLD) Yamaha YZF-R1M 1:30.882
7 Broc PEARSON (QLD) Ducati V4R 1:30.951
8 Max STAUFFER (NSW) Yamaha YZF-R1M 1:31.088
9 Ted COLLINS (VIC) BMW M RR 1:31.098
10 Mark CHIODO (VIC) Honda CBR RR 1:32.374
11 Arthur SISSIS (SA) Yamaha YZF-R1M 1:32.555
12 Paris HARDWICK (NSW) Kawasaki ZX10R 1:34.074
13 Josh SODERLAND (NSW) Ducati V4R 1:35.471
14 Dominic DE LEON (NSW) Kawasaki ZX10R 1:36.247
15 Nick MARSH (NSW) Yamaha YZF-R1M 1:36.842
16 Michael EDWARDS (QLD) Yamaha YZF-R1M 1:37.175
17 Michael KEMP (SA) Yamaha YZF-R1M 1:39.030
18 Ben ANGELIDIS (NSW) BMW M RR 1:39.202

Supersport Thursday Session Two

Harrison Voight sneaked beneath Jamie Stauffer’s long-standing Supersport race lap report this morning at Sydney Motorsports Park. Harry’s 1m32.486 faster than Stauffer’s 1m32.654 race lap report from 2008, however Voight nonetheless has to get a bit faster if he’s to eclipse Jamie’s Supersport qualifying lap report which stands at 1m32.009, additionally from 2008.

Voight did enhance additional in Thursday morning’s second session, a 1m32.480 on his first flying lap which he bettered once more a few laps later, decreasing his marker to 1m32.138, inching nearer to that outright qualifying benchmark of Jamie’s. Harry gave it a superb shake with loads extra quick laps however didn’t fairly handle to get there. The 16-year-old has now packed up for the day and is heading dwelling. He’ll contest the opening spherical of the Australian Superbike Championship at Phillip Island late this month earlier than winging his manner again to Europe for his tilt on the 2023 FIM Moto2 European Championship.

Supersport Thursday Session Two Instances

Pos Rider Class Bike F.Lap
1 Harrison VOIGHT (QLD) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:32.138
2 Sean CONDON (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:33.297
3 Jake FARNSWORTH (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:33.401
4 Tom BRAMICH (VIC) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:33.620
5 Cameron DUNKER (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:33.931
6 John LYTRAS (QLD) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:33.957
7 Dallas SKEER (SA) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:34.145
8 Jack PASSFIELD (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:34.272
9 Scott NICHOLSON (VIC) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:34.767
10 Giuseppe SCARCELLA (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:35.056
11 Ben BAKER (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:35.109
12 Hayden NELSON (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:35.152
13 Jonathan NAHLOUS (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:35.252
14 Ty LYNCH (SA) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:35.754
15 Jack FAVELLE (NSW) SS Honda CBR RR 1:35.788
16 Luca DURNING (QLD) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:35.911
17 Reece OUGHTRED (VIC) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:36.483
18 Noel MAHON (VIC) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:37.656
19 Hunter FORD (NSW) SS Kawasaki ZX6R 1:37.868
20 Marcus HAMOD (NSW) SS Honda CBR RR 1:38.987
21 Simone BOLDRINI (NSW) SS Yamaha YZF-R6 1:39.088
22 Brian BOLSTER (NSW) ST Suzuki SV 1:45.085
23 Dan HUGHES (WA) ST Yamaha YZF-R7 1:48.241

Supersport 300/Moto3 Thursday Session Two Instances

Pos Rider Class Bike F.Lap
1 Carter THOMPSON (NSW) M3 Honda NSR 250 1:38.823
2 Cameron DUNKER (NSW) M3 Honda NSF 250 1:40.008
3 Marianos NIKOLIS (NSW) M3 Honda NSF 250 1:41.002
4 Marcus HAMOD (NSW) M3 Honda NSR 250 1:42.330
5 Hudson THOMPSON (NSW) M3 Honda NSR 250 1:44.184
6 Brandon DEMMERY (NSW) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:44.811
7 Sam PEZZETTA (SA) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:45.251
8 Brodie GAWITH (VIC) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:45.680
9 Luke JHONSTON (VIC) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:46.617
10 Joshua NEWMAN (NSW) SS3 Kawasaki Ninja 1:46.744
11 Lincoln KNIGHT (NSW) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:46.795
12 Henry SNELL (QLD) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:46.882
13 Steve SFORZIN (VIC) SS3 Kawasaki Ninja 1:47.096
14 Cooper ROWNTREE (SA) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:47.298
15 Tara MORRISON (SA) SS3 Kawasaki Ninja 1:47.508
16 Valentino KNEZOVIC (NSW) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:47.642
17 Casey MIDDLETON (QLD) SS3 Kawasaki Ninja 1:47.845
18 Abbie CAMERON (WA) SS3 Yamaha YZF-R3 1:48.551
19 Stephany KAPILAWI-JAMES (QLD) SS3 Kawasaki Ninja 1:48.630
20 Calvin MOYLAN (WA) SS3 Kawasaki Ninja 1:50.452
21 Daley MILLS (QLD) SS3 Kawasaki Ninja 1:52.135

OJC Thursday Session Two Instances

Pos Rider Bike F.Lap
1 Bodie PAIGE (QLD)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:00.831
2 Riley NAUTA (QLD)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:01.228
3 Sam DRANE (NSW)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:01.359
4 Hunter CORNEY (QLD)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:01.472
5 Ella McCAUSLAND (VIC)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:01.489
6 Valentino KNEZOVIC (NSW)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:01.850
7 Rikki HENRY (SA)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:01.914
8 Alexander CODEY (NSW)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:01.981
9 Jake PAIGE (QLD)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:02.039
10 John PELGRAVE (QLD)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:02.930
11 Jed FYFFE (NSW)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:02.985
12 Nixon FROST (VIC)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:03.231
13 Oscar LEWIS (NSW)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:03.668
14 Ethan JOHNSON (VIC)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:03.778
15 Haydn FORDYCE (VIC)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:03.792
16 Hunter CHARLETT (VIC)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:03.989
17 Archie SCHMIDT (SA)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:06.871
18 Elijah ANDREW (NSW)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:07.264
19 Rossi McADAM (WA)   Yamaha YZF-R15 2:08.983
NC Nikolas LAZOS (VIC)   Yamaha YZF-R15 .000

Sydney Motorsport Park Official ASBK Check
Official Schedule

Sydney Motorsport Park, NSW – Official ASBK Check – Official Schedule
Thursday, February 2
12.35 12.50 bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup Apply 3 15 minutes
12.55 13.20 Michelin Supersport (inc. SuperTwins) Apply 3 25 minutes
13.25 13.50 Dunlop Supersport 300 – Yamaha Finance R3 Cup Apply 3 25 minutes
13.55 14.20 Alpinestars Superbike Apply 3 25 minutes
14.25 14.40 bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup Apply 4 15 minutes
14.45 15.10 Michelin Supersport (inc. SuperTwins) Apply 4 25 minutes
15.15 15.40 Dunlop Supersport 300 – Yamaha Finance R3 Cup Apply 4 25 minutes
15.45 16.10 Alpinestars Superbike Apply 4 25 minutes
16.10 17.00 All Groups & Riders to Exit the Circuit by 5pm Pitlane 50 minutes
All Instances Listed are Australian Jap Daylight-Saving Time (NSW native time)

2023 ASBK Calendar

2023 ASBK Calendar
Spherical Circuit Location Date
Check Sydney Motorsport Park NSW Feb 1-2
R1 Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit VIC Feb 24-26
R2 Sydney Motorsports Park NSW Mar 24-25
R3 Queensland Raceway QLD Apr 28-30
R4 Hidden Valley Raceway NT Jun 16-18
R5 Morgan Park Raceway QLD Jul 14-16
R6 Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit VIC Oct 27-29
R7 The Bend Motorsport Park SA Dec 1 – 3