Canadian Superbike Championship

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Canadian Superbike Championship
Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship Logo.png
Category Superbike racing

Motorcycle sport

Country Canada
Inaugural season 1980
Riders' champion Canada Jordan Szoke
Makes' champion Germany BMW
Official website CSBK Canadian Superbike Championship

The Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship (CSBK) is the leading road racing superbike championship in Canada. The championship is managed and organised by Frontline CSBK Inc. The series operates in the summer months, normally between June and late August and includes classes for the Pro Superbike class, Pro Sport Bike, Amateur Superbike, Amateur Sport Bike and Honda CBR250R National Challenge series.[1]

Chrysler Canada's Mopar brand became title sponsor of the series in 2012.[2]

Current bike manufacturers being raced in the series include Honda, BMW, Suzuki, Aprilia, Yamaha, Kawasaki and Triumph.

Current CSBK Tracks[edit]

Track City Province Length Turns Layout
Atlantic Motorsport Park Shubenacadie Nova Scotia 2.5 km 11
Autodrome St. Eustache Saint-Eustache Quebec 1.78 km 15 Autodrome Saint-Eustache (Quebec, Canada) track map.svg
Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Bowmanville Ontario 3.957 km 10 Mosport.svg
Shannonville Motorsport Park Shannonville Ontario 4.03 km 14

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Former CSBK Tracks[edit]

Track City Province Length Turns Layout
Calabogie Motorsports Park Greater Madawaska Ontario 5.05 km 20
Circuit ICAR Mirabel Quebec 2.8 km
Circuit Mont-Tremblant Mont-Tremblant Quebec 4.26 km 17
Edmonton International Speedway Edmonton Alberta 4.067 km 14
Race City Motorsport Park Calgary Alberta 3.2  km 11

Champions[edit]

Season Champion Motorcycle
1980 Canada George Morin Kawasaki KZ1000 [4]
1981 Canada Lang Hindle Kawasaki ZX1000 [5]
1982 Canada Miles Baldwin Yamaha TZ750
1983 Canada Art Robbins Suzuki GS1000
1984 Canada Paul MacMillan Suzuki Katana 1100
1985 Canada Art Robbins Yamaha TZ750
1986 Canada Michel Mercier Suzuki GSX-R750
1987 Canada Michel Mercier Suzuki GSX-R750
1988 Canada Rueben McMurter Honda VFR750
1989 Canada Steve Crevier Yamaha OWO1
1990 Canada Michel Mercier Yamaha OWO1
1991 Canada Steve Crevier Kawasaki ZX-7R
1992 Canada Steve Crevier Kawasaki ZX-7R
1993 Canada Steve Crevier Kawasaki ZX-7R
1994 Canada Michael Taylor Kawasaki ZX-7R
1995 Canada Don Munroe Kawasaki ZX-7R
1996 Canada Michael Taylor Kawasaki ZX-7RR
1997 Canada Don Munroe Kawasaki ZX-7RR
1998 Canada Jordan Szoke Kawasaki ZX-7RR
1999 Canada Francis Martin Kawasaki ZX-7RR
2000 Canada Steve Crevier Honda RC51
2001 Canada Steve Crevier Honda RC51
2002 Canada Jordan Szoke Suzuki GSX-R1000
2003 Canada Pascal Picotte Yamaha YZF-R1
2004 Canada Pascal Picotte Yamaha YZF-R1
2005 Canada Francis Martin Suzuki GSX-R1000
2006 Canada Jordan Szoke Kawasaki ZX-10R
2007 Canada Jordan Szoke Kawasaki ZX-10R [6]
2008 Canada Jordan Szoke Kawasaki ZX-10R [7]
2009 Canada Jordan Szoke Kawasaki ZX-10R [8]
2010 Canada Jordan Szoke Honda CBR1000RR [9]
2011 Canada Brett McCormick BMW S1000RR [10]
2012 Canada Jordan Szoke BMW S1000RR [11]
2013 Canada Jordan Szoke BMW S1000RR [12]

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External links[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mopar Secures Title Sponsor of CSBK". Sport Rider Magazine. Retrieved 2013-08-01. 
  2. ^ "Mopar Secures Title Sponsor of CSBK". Sport Rider Magazine. Retrieved 2013-08-01. 
  3. ^ "CSBK releases 2013 schedule". Canada Moto Guide. Retrieved 2013-08-01. 
  4. ^ "Mopar Secures Title Sponsor of CSBK". Sport Rider Magazine. Retrieved 2013-08-01. 
  5. ^ "Hindle posts over $23,000 in Canadian Contingency". CSBK.ca. Retrieved 2013-08-02. 
  6. ^ "Superbike: Szoke clinches season title". TSN. Retrieved 2013-08-02. 
  7. ^ "Superbike: McCormick Wins; Szoke Takes Title". TSN. Retrieved 2013-08-02. 
  8. ^ "Jordan Szoke Takes Fourth Straight Superbike Title". Demotix.com. Retrieved 2013-08-02. 
  9. ^ "CSBK: Szoke Wins 7th Title with Perfect Season". Cycle Canada Web. Retrieved 2013-08-02. 
  10. ^ "Canadian Superbike: Szoke wins - McCormick takes title". moto123.com. Retrieved 2013-08-01. 
  11. ^ "Szoke locks up eighth Superbike title". Inside Motorcycles. Retrieved 2013-08-01. 
  12. ^ "Szoke clinches Superbike title with win at Mont-Tremblant". Flagworld.com. Retrieved 2013-08-26. 
  13. ^ "World and domestic Superbike Champions". Motorcycle Racing Online. Retrieved 2013-08-01. 
  14. ^ "Canada Superbike Championship". Motorrad Autogrammkarten. Retrieved 2013-08-12.