May 2022

May 2022

© 2022, Roadracing World Publishing, Inc.


On the Front Cover: Francesco Bagnaia (63) in action on one of his Ducati GP22 MotoGP racebikes. It features the latest version of a set of aerodynamic wings dreamed up by Ducati Corsa Wingman Gigi Dall’Igna. Photo by Gigi Soldano/DPPI.


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In This Issue:


Inside Info: Harley-Davidson Nightster With 975cc DOHC V-Twin,
Honda CBR1000RR-R Fireblade SP 30th Anniversary Model, Royale
Enfi eld Classic 350, Yamaha Hydrogen-Powered V8, and more…

Historic Racebike Illustrations: 1993 Ducati Supermono

Quick Look: 2022 KTM RC 390 Is Better Than Ever

MotoGP Analysis: How Gigi Dall’Igna’s Wings Changed Everything

Race Analysis: Isle Of Man Legend John McGuinness

Hanging With: Racer Michael Barnes Looks Back


MotoGP: Quartararo Wins And Leads The Points

MotoAmerica: Petrucci’s Winning Superbike Debut At COTA

MotoAmerica: Gagne And Petrucci Win At Road Atlanta

Moto2: How American Joe Roberts Won In Portugal

World Superbike: Bautista Charges Back


Letters To The Editor: More On The Origins Of Superbike

10 Years Ago, May 2012: Joey Pascarella Wins The Daytona 200, Elena Myers
Wins Again In AMA Pro Supersport, Josh Hayes And Blake Young
Win In Superbike; Chris Ulrich rides the Ducati 1199 Panigale S
in Abu Dhabi; Joe Roberts Writes About Life As A Red Bull Rookie;
Bridge stone Introduces Battlax Hypersport S20 Tires

Back In The Day: Editor’s Scrapbook: Merkel & Rainey on Honda VFR750 Superbikes

Numbers & Trivia: Joe Roberts’ Racing Career

The Kids’ Page: Chris Clark

The Crash Page: Sean Dylan Kelly Enters Low Earth Orbit

Racing, School, & Track Day Calendar: Where & When To Ride

ASRA/CCS Newsletter

High-Performance Parts & Services

Chris Ulrich: Adventures Of An Ex-Racer: The 750 Project

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