There has been a switch in the planned calendar of the 2013 World Superbike calendar,with the FIM moving the Aragon round from the 7th April to the 14th, in order to avoid a clash with the MotoGP. The main reason behind the alteration is down to the fact that when the MotoGP organisers cancelled the Argentinian round of the contest, they moved their Qatar opener to a week later, which would have been on, you’ve guessed it, the 7th April!
Up to now, no other changes are on the cards, but it’s worth noting that the Imola round is still subject to contract. Also, though the Portimao stage has no cancellation planned, the circuit is experiencing some major financial difficulties, so its planned June 23rd date is somewhat up in the air! So far, the planned schedule is as follows: