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On July 12, Moscowâ€™s MAXIM BAR, a rooftop restaurant on Tsvetnoi Boulevard, threw its doors open to the Superbike Style Party.
One lap. No more than one lap on Saturday free practice in Donington Park, and the Vladimir Leonov fifth stage of WSS is finished. He entered the circuit with a good smile. First practice was good, and instead of the stone that broken the radiator and obliged him to stay in the box for more than 20 minutes, in only three fast laps he signed a promising 10th position. During the night mechanics prepared the bike to fits his request even better, and a significantly better performance was possible for Vladimir and Yakhnich Motorsport Yamaha R6.
Vladimir Leonov, Russian professional motorcycle racer and Yakhnich Motorsport rider in the World Superbike Championship, has become a brand ambassador for Tissot on a team that already comprises renowned athletes from various sports.
On April 7-8, Vladimir Leonov brought victory to his team, Yakhnich Motorsport, in a race in wet conditions in Imola, Italy at the Italian Road Race Championship.
As we already reported on Motonews.ru, the 13th â€“ and this yearâ€™s last â€“ round of the World Superbike 2011 motorcycle racing championship was held on October 15-16 on the Portimao racetrack in Portugal.
Yakhnich Motorsport rider Vladimir Leonov, #65, won the first round of the Cup of Two States ("Coppa Dei Due Paesi") in San Marino.
In less than two months, on March 10-12, the Russian Exhibition Center (VVTs) in Moscow will open up its doors for the 7th international exhibition Sport-2010
Motonews.ru is pleased to publish the video clips from the final test rides in Spain. Several teams got together in Spain on December 14-15, 2009. They are all set to compete in the newly introduced 600cc Moto2 class in 2010. They spent two days trying out various types of tyres and adjusting their prototypes.
Debut MotoGP season is over for Vladimir Leonov, a Viessmann Kiefer Racing pilot and the only Russian in MotoGP 250cc.
On October 16-18, 2009,Vladimir Leonov, a Viessmann Kiefer Racing pilot and the only Russian in MotoGP (250cc class) supported by Vector Racing Team, took part in the Australian MotoGP, the 14th round of the world motorcycle grand prix.
The MotoGP-2009 motorcycling race in Indianapolis (USA) was won by Marco Simoncelli from Italy, #58, Metis Gilera team, in the 250cc class. Simoncelli made 26 laps (109.616rm) with a time of 45:43.599.
Though the race was won by Marco Simoncelli from Italy, Russiaâ€™s Vladimir Leonov fulfilled his task and, despite the searing pain in his hand from an injury suffered two races earlier, made it to the finish with a score of No. 19 and just 1:59.794 behind the leader in Germanâ€™s Sachsenring.
Motonews.ru is pleased to announce that Russia will participate in MotoGP in 2010 namely in the Moto2 class!
Vector Racing Team pilot and the only Russian in MotoGP Vladimir Leonov competed in Italian Gran Prix, i.e. the fifth round of the world motor racing championship, in the 250cc class. Unfortunately, technical problems kept the 22-year old pilot from finishing in his debut MotoGP season.