The World Superbike Championship is getting a branding makeover for 2012 as the production-based racing series marks its 25th anniversary. The rebranding efforts will include a new logo as well as a new look for its television broadcasts. According to series promoter Infront Sports & Media, the new look “will be launched as a symbol […]
A Dizzying Lap Of Imola + Video
Nilox, the action camera sponsor for World Superbike, makes it a point to film an on-board lap of each track on the calendar before each race weekend. A few weeks ago we brought you footage of Giuliano Rovelli lapping a Honda CBR1000RR SP around Assen. This week Rovelli is back, this time aboard a Kawasaki ZX-10R, giving us a rapid tour of Imola, the track made famous by the tragic passing of Formula 1 legend Ayrton Senna 20 years ago, and also by the legendary battle between Troy Bayliss and Colin Edwards in 2002 which decided the championship.
As usual, there is a myriad of different camera angles, including the rotating boom cam atop the helmet. Anyway, it’s a cool vid of a historic track with plenty of noise from the screaming inline-Four. Enjoy.