fbpx

Archive for March, 2016

  • Why engine lubrication is so important

    Watch this video to understand why engine lubrication is so important #MotorBikes What does it do? Why engine lubrication matters so much to your engine? This video explains it all! It keeps your motorbike engine running the way it was meant to! Use Motul engine oil that is available from Randburg Midas. Contact us today! (011) 789-4411 | marco@midasrandburg.co.za | 191 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg. Connect with us and share your photos of your goodies from Randburg Midas and tag #RandburgMidas Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Google+ | Instagram | LinkedIn | Pinterest

    Read more
  • World SBK First Round FULL race results

    A Double win for Jonathan Rea – Rounds one WSBK Full race results. Keep checking back for the latest race results #WorldSBK Treat your super bike to the best engine oil on the market. Motul motorbike engine oil available at Randburg Midas (011) 789-4411 | marco@midasrandburg.co.za | 191 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg. Be sure to watch the video for some amazing still shot photography of the race at the bottom of this article! Here are the full race results from the first round of the 2016 World Superbike Championship at Phillip Island, Australia. Jonathan Rea GBR Kawasaki Racing ZX-10R 22 laps 2. Michael van der Mark NED Honda Racing CBR1000RR +0.831s 3. Davide Giugliano ITA Aruba.it Racing Ducati 1199R +1.472s 4. Nicky Hayden USA Honda Racing CBR1000RR +1.511s 5. Sylvain Guintoli FRA PATA Crescent Yamaha R1 +2.439s 6. Tom Sykes GBR Kawasaki Racing ZX-10R +3.320s 7. Jordi Torres ESP Althea BMW S1000RR +13.744s 8. Markus Reiterberger GER Althea BMW S1000RR +15.084s 9. Josh Brookes AUS Milwaukee BMW S1000RR +15.106s 10. Chaz Davies GBR Aruba.it Racing Ducati 1199R +16.276s 11. Karel Abraham CZE Althea BMW S1000RR +30.147s 12. Roman Ramos ESP GO Eleven Kawasaki ZX-10R +30.251s 13. Alex de Angelis RSM IodaRacing Aprilia RSV4 +30.437 14. Alex Lowes GBR PATA Crescent Yamaha R1 +39.946s 15. Sylvain Barrier FRA Pedercini Kawasaki ZX-10R +53.515s 16. Dominic Schmitter SUI Grillini Kawasaki ZX-10R +58.450s 17. Saeed al Sulaiti QAT Pedercini Kawasaki ZX-10R +1m 01.836s 18. Peter Sebesteyen HUN Team Toth Yamaha R1 +1m 30.672s 19. Imre Toth HUN Team Toth Yamaha R1 +1 lap Race (1) 1. Jonathan Rea GBR Kawasaki Racing ZX-10R 22 laps 2. Chaz Davies GBR Aruba.it Racing Ducati 1199R +0.063s 3. Michael van der Mark NED Honda Racing CBR1000RR +0.487s 4. Davide Giugliano ITA Aruba.it Racing Ducati 1199R +0.647s 5. Tom Sykes GBR Kawasaki Racing ZX-10R +3.429s 6. Sylvain Guintoli FRA PATA Crescent Yamaha R1 +3.510s 7. Leon Camier GBR MV Agusta RC F4 RR +10.721s 8. Jordi Torres ESP Althea BMW S1000RR +11.539s 9. Nicky Hayden USA Honda Racing CBR1000RR +15.534s 10. Josh Brookes AUS Milwaukee BMW S1000RR +23.239s 11. Roman Ramos ESP GO Eleven Kawasaki ZX-10R +23.411s 12. Lorenzo Savadori ITA IodaRacing Aprilia RSV4 +24.012s 13. Karel Abraham CZE Althea BMW S1000RR +37.281s 14. Mike Jones AUS Desmo Sport Ducati 1199R +44.720s 15. Sylvain Barrier FRA Pedercini Kawasaki ZX-10R +46.357s 16. Dominic Schmitter SUI Grillini Kawasaki ZX-10R +1m 08.238s…

    Read more
  • Randburg Midas is revving it up

    Randburg Midas is revving it up with the full range of Motul motorbike engine oils and care products #MotorBikes If you are an on or off-road motorbike enthusiast, you will know that Motul engine oil is the best you can get. Randburg Midas stock the full Motul range! Visit us TODAY (011) 789-4411 | marco@midasrandburg.co.za | 191 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg. Connect with us and share your photos of your goodies from Randburg Midas and tag #RandburgMidas Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Google+ | Instagram | LinkedIn | Pinterest

    Read more
  • Motul FIM Glossary

    If you are planning on watching the Motul FIM World Championship, it’s a good idea to familiarise yourself with the World Championship Glossary #MotorBikes Get your hands on the best motorcycle oil on the market. Randburg Midas stock the FULL range of Motul products. AGE The minimum age for participants in a Motul FIM Superbike World Championship race is 18. For the FIM Supersport World Championship it is 16. The maximum age for both categories is 50. In 2015 the minimum age for riders participating in the FIM Super stock 1000 Cup is 16 while the maximum age is 28 (they can be up to 2 years older than in the past). BRIEFING A meeting of sporting or technical character, generally called by Race Direction, involving riders and/or team managers. CLERK OF THE COURSE The person responsible for ensuring that the circuit is properly prepared for the race and that all the marshals are at their posts. DORNA WorldSBK Organization Since from 2013, the Company that organise and promote the Motul FIM Superbike World Championship. ENTRY Registration for a race. An “Entry List” is published before each race and lists all the riders who have registered to take part, together with the names of their teams, and the type of motorcycle they will be riding. FIM or F.I.M. Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (International Motorcycling Federation), the coordinating body for international motorcycle racing. FIM STEWARD The persons responsible for enforcing the Rules, and for reporting infringements to the Race Direction. FREE PRACTICE Practice sessions in which lap times do not count towards determining starting grid positions. INTERNATIONAL JURY A jury made up of a President and two Members appointed by the FIM, plus other delegates (the Delegate appointed by DWO, the Race Director, the Technical Director, the Medical Director, the Clerk of the Course, the FIM Safety Officer),responsible for ensuring that the race is run according to the Rules, and for reporting any infringements to the Race Direction. The jury decides issues by voting, with each member having one vote. JUMP-START Occurs when a rider starts before the starting lights change. Incurs a penalty. LAP CHART The document drawn up by the timing personnel at the end of the race, showing the positions of each rider at the end of each lap. LIGHTS Used to signal the start of the race. Lights are also installed at the exit from the pit…

    Read more
  • The Most AMAZING DRIFTING You Will See

    This has got to be the Most AMAZING DRIFTING You Will See! Would you give this track a go in your car? #MidasPower  Keep you car running at peak performance by only using the best quality spare parts. Randburg Midas carry the parts you need to always keep you ahead! For more information on our impressive range of car care products and more, please contact us www.midasrandburg.co.za | (011) 789-4411 | marco@midasrandburg.co.za | 191 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg. Connect with us and share your photos of your goodies from Randburg Midas and tag #RandburgMidas Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Google+ | Instagram | LinkedIn | Pinterest

    Read more