WSBK » Haslam: The potential at BMW is massive!


BMW new boy Leon Haslam reckons the potential inside the Bavarian outfit for 2011 is 'massive' - as he bids to turn the team from podium challengers into race-winners and even title contenders in the World Superbike Championship

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Sick Cylinder - Unregistered

December 02, 2010 3:41 PM

It's been getting better all the time.

It will be very interesting to see how it compares with the new Kawasaki next year.

I don't think the BMW is likely to be a title contender in 2011, but maybe in 2012 if they keep improving.

fireworks - Unregistered

December 04, 2010 1:29 PM

BMW a contender ? A lot to work on this bike and in this team...stil chaotical situation ! Max will be there again and also Laverty / REA. Leon, not in 2011, some podiums but not enough to win the title. Let's just enjoy the battles...the best will win.

Locks46+91+38&2

December 04, 2010 9:06 PM

Its good to see leon finally on a full works bike and potentially the No1 rider.If he can get the upperhand on Troy i think he will get that position within the team. I take him to win the Championship.I picked him to do it this year and nothing has happened to make me change my mind. Infact i am more confident about next year.

buddah - Unregistered

December 11, 2010 11:32 AM

i wish all the best for the coming season Mr Haslam junior, it would be a dream come true. but please dont live under your dads shadow times have changed Rons from another era

shamarone - Unregistered

December 22, 2010 4:54 PM

due to it's architecture, as good as the bmw gets, it will unfortunately always be a step or 2 behind the competition. short stroke I4's are inherently peaky. no amount of electronics will cure that.

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