Tag Archives: PBM

Excited Laverty feeling “more confident than all year”


You seemed very confident on the bike today in qualifying? This is as confident as I’ve felt going into a race all year after qualifying. I was always fighting with the PBM bike and Barcelona was probably the only time … Continue reading

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Five minutes with Damian Cudlin…


How are you finding adapting to another new bike? It’s going OK. I’m still going faster every time I leave the box but I’m not making as much progress as I’d like. I’d like to be in front of a … Continue reading

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Laverty looking to “take another step” but confident for race


Having struggled with chatter throughout the opening three sessions of the weekend Michael Laverty was pleased with the improvements that the PBM squad made in FP4 ahead of qualifying. The Irishman found over one second between FP3 and qualifying having … Continue reading

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“Good possibility” of Laverty and Lowes at PBM in 2014


Paul Bird Motorsport are yet to confirm their riders for 2014 but the team today dropped their firmest hints yet about their rider line-up for next season. When asked about their likely line-up of Michael Laverty and Alex Lowes the … Continue reading

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Chatter holding Laverty back at Sepang


The opening day of running proved to be a struggle for PBM rider Michael Laverty with the Irishman having to deal with “horrendous chatter” throughout the day. Having switched to the ART chassis prior to the last race at Aragon … Continue reading

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Michael Laverty takes stock of rookie MotoGP campaign


New experiences are always tough. Whether it’s a first day at school or the first day at a new job. In most instances people are given time to adapt and find their feet but in motorsport you’re expected to hit … Continue reading

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Laverty: “BSB unbelievably close to MotoGP”


With Michael Laverty having made the jump to MotoGP from British Superbike the Ulsterman is well placed to talk about the comparison between the world’s leading national Superbike championship and the premier class of motorcycle racing. Having raced in both … Continue reading

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