Sylvain Guintoli scored his first podium of the 2016 season, taking his Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade SP to third place in the first of two 12th round World Superbike championship races at Magny-Cours in France.
Michael van der Mark took the third podium of his rookie World Superbike championship season, taking his Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade SP to third place in the first race of round 11 of the series at Jerez in Spain.
Honda’s Sylvain Guintoli finished fourth in both tenth round World Superbike championship races which were held at a hot and steamy Sepang International Circuit near Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia today. The races were won by British riders Jonathan Rea and Chaz Davies.
Pata Honda riders Sylvain Guintoli and Michael van der Mark finished in ninth and tenth places respectively in both races at the eighth-round World Superbike championship event at Misano World Circuit in Italy.
Michael van der Mark took his maiden World Superbike championship podium in the first of two fourth-round races at Assen in the Netherlands and followed it with another in the second outing in front of a delighted home crowd.
Sylvain Guintoli took two positive results from the opening round of the 2015 World Superbike championship at Phillip Island in Australia, with his Pata Honda team-mate Michael van der Mark impressing with a strong fifth place finish.