The Superbike World Championship will be back on stage from 8 to 10 April. The first round is scheduled for the Aragon circuit (Spain) and the lights will all be on the Turkish Yamaha rider Toprak Razgatlıoğlu , who last year was able to put an end to Jonathan Rea ‘s hegemony. A 2022 that could therefore live off this new confrontation between Toprak and the Northern Irish, but there could be some surprises.
In particular, with the return of Alvaro Bautista to Borgo Panigale, Ducati seems to have regained enamel and this was confirmed by the results in the last pre-season tests. In this context, the Italian drivers will also deserve particular attention at the start of the series derivative championship.
There will be four centaurs from the Bel Paese . It starts with Michael Ruben Rinaldi who, as an official Ducati rider alongside Bautista, will have his chance to do well and maybe fight for something important. Andrea Locatelli , team mate of Razgatlıoğlu, will not be outdone, eager to demonstrate his work.
To consider Axel Bassani with the Panigale V4 R of Motocorsa Racing and Roberto Tamburini of Yamaha Motoxracing.
Below is the complete list of pilots, with the Italians at the start :