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Release Date: Tuesday 26 April 2011

Encouraging start for SHARK-riders at first BSB round

The first round of the MCE British Superbike Championship kicked off this weekend from a sun-drenched Brands Hatch, Kent. SHARK-supported riders had a strong weekend during the MCE Superbike races and the selected support races.
Release Date: Monday 4 April 2011

SHARK-protected Zarco on the podium at Jerez

Frenchman Johann Zarco finished the second race of the 125cc World Championship at Jerez this weekend on the third step of the podium. The thrilling race got underway in damp, patchy conditions with all riders starting on wet tyres. It became much tougher with the rain becoming stronger midway through the race leading to many accidents.
Release Date: Monday 28 March 2011

Gino Rea third at Donington Park

In front of a home crowd SHARK-protected Gino Rea took a podium finish against the odds securing third place in the European round of the World Supersport Championship at Donington Park yesterday. Rea had been in sixth place, until other riders either broke down or ran off track, allowing the young-Brit to take third and hold that position for the last seven laps.

Release Date: Monday 21 March 2011

SHARK-man Stefan Bradl leads the way in Moto2 in Qatar

This weekend the MotoGP championship returned for the 2011 season from the Losail circuit, Qatar. Leading the way in Moto2 was 21-year-old German, Stefan Bradl. The SHARK-protected rider impressed in qualifying and gave a preview of what was to come with a pole position time 1.736s faster than last year's. Leaving his rivals behind off the start-line, Bradl's pace continued to grow lap-after-lap eventually giving him a lead of over 14 seconds - the young German backed off the pace slightly and won the race by a impressive 7.710 seconds ahead of the pack.
Release Date: Thursday 10 March 2011

SHARK starts 2011 with a new investor, Perceva Capital

Private equity firm Perceva Capital acquired a controlling interest in SHARK on March 9th 2011, reinforcing the company’s equity base and providing it with the resources needed to step up its expansion.

 


In this challenging period for the motorcycle industry, this investment will strengthen the company, which is the French market leader.