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European Supermoto at Melk (Austria) – Day2

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In wet and cold weather conditions on Sunday, the Wachauring in Melk was ready to start the final round of the European Supermoto Championship. The rain during the day made the highspeed racetrack in the hills of Austria even more challenging for the riders, but the experienced crew of Melk managed to prepare the track perfectly. Despite the bad weather, the spectators came to the track to enjoy the Supermoto action. TM Factory Racing rider Thomas Chareyre took the overall victory in Austria and the European Supermoto Championship title. The podium with, on the left, Mr Martin de Graaff, FIM Europe First Deputy President S2 Race 1 When the lights dropped for the first wet race in Melk, it was the leader in the championship, TM Factory Racing rider Thomas Chareyre who took the holeshot into the first fast right corner of the Wachauring. In second position it was TM
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European Supermoto at Melk (Austria)

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In cloudy and cold weather conditions the final round of the European Supermoto Championship started today with the free and timed practices at the Wachauring in Melk in the region of Lower Austria. For the high speed track with its two fast off-road sections it is the third time that they are the host of this event. The venue in Melk is one of best equipped in Europe with a great view for the spectators alongside the track. Championship leader TM Factory Racing rider Thomas Chareyre (in the photo ©BTProm) took the last pole position of the 2017 season. With his pole position the Frenchman takes a big step towards taking the double this year. In the first free practice for the S2 class in Melk, 27 riders entered the racetrack to set their first laps of the day. In the cloudy conditions no rider wanted to waste any time
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European Supermoto Championship at Kjustendil (Bulgaria)

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After the cancellation of the round of the SM Junior and S3 classes in Sosnova, an experimental double race weekend was made for the first time in the European Supermoto Championship. The weather was hot and there were around 1.000 spectators. The two days event hosted the standard free practices and qualifying, but also 2 heats per day scoring points for FIM Europe. The venue at Kjustendil, Bulgaria, is an all asphalt facility and the good weather contributed to the nice 2 days of Supermoto racing. The timed practices in both days were won by Kristian Ivanov (SMJ, KTM, photo1)) and Hakan Halmi (S3, KTM, photo2). Day 1 SMJ - The Bulgarian Viktor Neychev (KTM) was leading from start to finish the 15 laps of the heat, leaving the championship leader Kristian Ivanov (BMF, KTM) in second position with an enormous gap of 20 secs. But in Race 2, Neychev
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European Supermoto S2 & S4 at Busca (Italy)

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In warm and sunny weather conditions, the track of Kart Planet in Busca was ready to host the third round of the 2017 S2 European Supermoto Championship.  TM Factory rider Thomas Chareyre took the overall victory and the red plate back in the S2 class. In the S4 class L30 Honda Racing rider Kevin Vandi took the victory and, more important, the first S4 European Championship title. S2 When the lights dropped for the first race in Busca, it was defending World Champion and TM Factory rider Thomas Chareyre who took the hole shot into the first fast corner, followed by BRT SWM rider Marc-Reiner Schmidt, TM Factory rider Diego Monticelli and Tuning Motorsport rider Milan Sitniansky. In fifth position it was Suzuki Grau rider Petr Vorlicek, who snatched his first race in the S2 Championship this year. Not all riders got through the first combination of corners. SBD Union
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European Supermoto S4 at Albaida (Spain) - Day 2

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In hot and sunny conditions the first Grand Prix of the FIM SuperMoto World Championship started in Albaida, Spain. Spectators were already early present alongside the beautiful race track to enjoy the races. For the new S4 class it was the second Round of the 2017 European Championship. Spanish rider Sergio Munoz won both races in Albaida in front of Jorge Climent and Anthony Ford-Dunn. After the technical control in race two, the Spanish rider was put back five positions due to a technical issue with his bike, making him sixth in race two. British rider Anthony Ford-Dunn won the second race of the season with a third and second place in the races. Jorge Climent in second place and Sergio Munoz completed the podium of the S4 class in Albaida. Full results on FIM Europe website: http://www.fim-europe.eu/events/376
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European Supermoto S4 at Albaida (Spain) - Day 1

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Under a blistering hot Spanish sun and high temperatures, today at the Circuito d’Albaida in the provence of Valencia the second round of the European Supermoto S4 Championship is being held. Spanish home rider Sergio Munoz was in all free practices the fastest. Also in the time practice the young Spanish wildcard rider was the fastest with a time of 34:051. Anthony Ford-Dunn took second position and Jorge Climent completed the top three. Championship leader L30 Racing rider Kevin Vandi will start the race of tomorrow from 9th position.
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European Supermoto at Sparta (Greece) - Day2

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In very warm and hot weather of more than 30 degrees the conditions on the Sparta Racing Circuit were challenging for men and machines. TM Factory Racing rider Diego Monticelli took his first win in 2017 and the Red Plate in the S2 Championship after some epic racing in Greece. Photo BProm S2 Race 1 When the lights dropped for the second race of the season, it was defending World Champion and current leader TM Factory rider Thomas Chareyre who took the holeshot into the first corner, followed by SMW BRT rider Marc-Reiner Schmidt and Chareyre’s teammate at TM, Diego Monticelli. Behind the top three it was BRT SWM rider Edgardo Borella, Suzuki Grau Racing rider David Gimenez and Gazza Racing rider Lorenzo Promutico who completed the top six in the first lap. TM Factory Racing rider Joan Llados had a false start and to come in for a stop
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European Supermoto at Ottobiano (Italy) – Day 2

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In warm and sunny weather conditions and a perfect track, Ottobiano Motorsport Park was ready for the first race day of the 2017 European Supermoto Championship. Photo @BPROM - The S2 Podium S2 When the lights dropped for the first race of the season, it was defending World Champion and TM Factory rider Thomas Chareyre who took the holeshot into the first corner, followed by TM Degasoline rider Pavel Kejmar and the teammate of Chareyre at TM Factory Racing Diego Monticelli. The top three was closely followed by SMW BRT rider Marc-Reiner Schmidt and Tuning Motorsport rider Milan Sitniansky. In the first few laps Chareyre kept the speed high trying to create a gap between him and the rest of the top five, but Kejmar felt very good on his TM and managed to stay close behind the World Champion giving him no room to make mistakes. Monticelli, Schmidt and
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European Supermoto at Ottobiano (Italy) – Day 1

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Under clear blue and sunny skies, the first race of the 2017 SuperMoto European Championship season started in Ottobiano, Pavia, Italy. Pista South Milano is one of best well equipped venues in Europe for Supermoto races. With fast straights, tight corners and a challenging off-road section there is plenty of action for the spectators. In S2 it was five times World Champion TM Factory rider Thomas Chareyre who took pole position in Italy. Photo @BPROM - Thomas Chareyre S2 In the first free practice in Ottobiano, 24 riders entered the racetrack to set their first laps in 2017. With the S1GP and S2 riders combined this season there is a new challenge for everyone. Straight from the start of the first free practice, it was the defending World Champion TM Factory rider Thomas Chareyre who set the fastest times. Lap after lap the times got faster and faster and more
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European Supermoto: the 2017 season is about to start in Italy

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After a long winter break, the 2017 FIM Supermoto European Championship season is about to start this weekend at Ottobiano, Italy. The famous Ottobiano Motorsports Park in the city of Pavia will host the first race of the European Championship, an venue which already hosted many events in the past and is one the best utilized circuits in Europe. Biggest change for this year’s season is the separation of the FIM Supermoto European and World championship races. The European championship rounds are open for all riders so not only for last season’s S2 class, but also for the S1GP riders. At the start in Italy the new S4 class will make its debut as well. In Ottobiano the defending World champion TM Team Factory rider Thomas Chareyre will be present on the starting grid. The fast Frenchman will do his best to leave Italy with the red plate on his
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