Six days ago Jonathan Rea suffered a severed tendon on his right ring finger following a massive high side on lap two of the World Supersport race in Qatar.
Now the tough Brit is preparing for the second round of the championship at Phillip Island having undergone an impressive recovery process and avoided any infection in his finger.
Watch the video to see Rea in the pre race press conference in Australia.
Double WSB champion and current series leader, Troy Bayliss wants to make his final appearance in front of his crowd one to remember as he prepares for this weekends race at Phillip Island.
Bayliss, who has announced that he will retire at the end of the 2008 season has got exceptional form having won races at his home track for the last two years is aiming to continue his strong run of results, extend his series lead, but most importantly – enjoy it.
Carlos checa took the final place on the front row of the grid after the superpole session for the Phillip Island round of the worldsuperbike championship.
Troy Bayliss had a rollercoaster day in Phillip Island starting with a nasty high but that didn’t stop the tough Aussie setting a new best lap in Free practice before beating that time again to take pole.
2008 Superbike crash Phillip Island
Kenan Sofuoğlu 2008 Superbike Phillip Island 1
Phillip Island Rossi Kaza
An introduction to Phillip Island, located 95 minutes drive south east of Melbourne, Australia
http://www.phillipislandholidayhouse.net If you're looking for a beach side holiday with plenty to do and plenty of time to relax then our Phillip Island House is perfect. This video gives you a quick walk through of the property and it's great location!
Klaus Bischof, Director of the Porsche "Rolling Museum" in Stuttgart, talks about the special cars from the Museum running at the 2011 Phillip Island Classic and the development, evolution and race history of 5 legendary Porsche vehicles on display as part of Porsche Cars Australia's 60th year anniversary. More information on http://www.porsche.com.au<br><br />
2017 Phillip Island Test - 1st Day
Quality Superbike Race from Australia this year
Old Team 3M (Digerati Racing)
Crash and bash in Race 2 and 3 from the 2005 Lotus Trophy at Phillip Island Raceway, S/E Australia. Watch for the faster 141kW Exiges (with rear wing). Watch for first-lap crash where Exige (Bruce Thomlinson, what were you doing?!) tries to make up 5 places in one corner.
Grand Prix Breakfast Run from Cranbourne Australia to Phillip Island with 7000 to 8000 bikes.
Australian Troy Corser has been speaking of his aim to hit a magic 50th pole position ahead of this weekend’s Phillip Island races. Check out the video below to hear how much the Australian is looking forward to this weekend’s World Superbike races in Phillip Island.