UPDATED 2020 Motorcycle Race Calendars (Corona Virus)


The first event on the major bike racing calendar kicked off at Phillip Island, Australia on 28th February 2020 with World Superbikes. However that was a lucky break for what has otherwise been a disastrous start to the 2020 race season, with calendars up in the air as a result of the Corona Virus outbreak - Even the iconic 2020 Isle of Man TT race has been cancelled with the North West 200 and Olivers Mount currently postponed...

Anyway here are the current updated 2020 motorcycle race calendars for MotoGP, WSBK and BSB as things stand at 21/03/2020 - no doubt there will be more changes to come and we'll try to keep this accurate as things evolve.

Let's all try and stay safe, follow government advice and keep calm; fingers crossed we will see some of this race season.

Updated MotoGP 2020 Race Calendar

MotoGP was meant to kick-off on Sunday 08th March (evening race) under the flood lights of the Losail International Circuit in the Qatari desert, but this was cancelled, bringing the current race calendar back to a 19 race season - the return of the Finnish GP at KymiRing Circuit (subject to FIM homologation) was meant to give us a 20-race calendar for 2020 - the longest in MotoGP history.

The Thailand GP was also meant to be closer to the beginning of the season, rather than the usual late season round in October - this is currently waiting to be rescheduled (hopefully). At the time of writing the Brno round was not 100% confirmed, with contracts still to be concluded and the future of this GP round in question.

Round2020 GP Race DateCircuitWebsite
R1Sunday, 08 MarchQatar GP - Losail International -
R2Sunday, 03 MaySpanish GP - Circuito de Jerez-Ángel
R3Sunday, 17 MayFrench GP - Le
R4Sunday, 31 MayItalian GP - Autodromo Internazionale del
R5Sunday, 07 JuneSpain GP - Circuit de
R6Sunday, 21 JuneGerman GP - Deutschland, Sachsenring
R7Sunday, 28 JuneDutch GP - TT Circuit Assen, Netherlands
R8Sunday, 12 JulyFinland GP - KymiRing (NEW)
R9Sunday, 09 AugustCzech GP - Automotodrom
R10Sunday, 16 AugustAustrian GP - Red Bull Ring -
R11Sunday, 30 AugustBritish GP - Silverstone, Great
R12Sunday, 13 SeptemberItaly GP - Misano World Circuit Marco
R13Sunday, 04 OctoberSpanish GP - MotorLand
R14Sunday, 18 OctoberJapanese GP - Twin Ring
R15Sunday, 25 OctoberAustralian GP - Phillip
R16Sunday, 01 NovemberMalaysian GP - Sepang
R17Sunday, 15 NovemberUnited States GP - Circuit of the Americas -
R18Sunday, 22 NovemberArgentina GP - Termas de Rio Hondo -
R19Sunday, 29 NovemberEspania GP - Circuit Ricardo Tormo -

Updated World Superbikes 2020 Race Calendar

Having been absent since 2004, the German round is hopefully back on the World Superbike calendar and is currently scheduled to take place at Motorsport Arena Oschersleben 31st July 2020.

Round2020 WSBK Race DateCircuit
R128 Feb - 01 MarchAustralia - Phillip Island (GP) - COMPLETED
R213 - 15 MarchQatar - Losail International - POSTPONED
R317 - 19 AprilNetherlands - TT Circuit Assen
R408 - 10 MayItaly - Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari di Imola
R522 - 24 MaySpain - MotorLand Aragon
R612 - 14 JuneItaly - Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli
R703 - 05 JulyUK - Donington Park (GP)
R831 July - 02 AugustGermany - Motorsport Arena Oschersleben (NEW)
R904 - 06 SeptemberPortugal - Autódromo Internacional do Algarve
R1018 - 20 SeptemberSpain - Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
R1102 - 04 OctoberFrance - Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours
R1209 - 11 OctoberArgentina - Circuito San Juan Villicum
R1323 - 25 OctoberSpain - Circuito de Jerez-Ángel Nieto

Updated Official WorldSBK Race Calendar (PDF to download) - Subject to further revisions!

Updated British Superbikes 2020 Race Calendar

BSB was meant to get going at Silverstone on April 10th, where BeMoto 2019 ambassador Gino Rea would rejoin the BSB grid with Bike Devil Ducati on the title winning V4 R. This is currently postponed until later in the year (TBC).

As things stand, the Oulton Park round no longer takes place over the May bank holiday weekend and the Showdown rounds kick off as usual with Assen mid-September.

Round 2020 BSB Race Date Circuit
R1 10 -12 April Silverstone (National) - POSTPONED
R2 01 - 03 May Oulton Park (International)
R3 22 - 24 May Donington Park (National)*
R4 19 - 21 June Snetterton (300)
R5 10 - 12 July Knockhill
R6 24 - 26 July Brands Hatch (GP)
R7 07 - 09 August Thruxton Circuit
R8 21 - 23 August Cadwell Park
R9 04 - 06 September Oulton Park (International)*
R10 18 - 20 September TT Circuit Assen
R11 02 - 04 October Donington Park (GP)
R12 16 - 18 October Brands Hatch (GP)*

* triple-header round