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Thruxton BSB: Bridewell tops free practice

Local boy Tommy Bridewell has topped the time sheets on the opening day of action at Thruxton, taking the Milwaukee Yamaha to the top spot, but only 0.039 faster than Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne in second. “There’s really not much to report on that session; we worked on a setting before we got here, and it’s working absolutely perfectly – we ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • British Superbikes
  • 01 August 2014

Mitas tyre recall over potential for bulging

Budget tyre brand Mitas is recalling Sport Force radial motorcycle tyres manufactured in 2014 because of the risk of bulges appearing at high speeds.The Slovenian tyre producer Savatech is voluntarily recalling Sport Force radial motorcycle tyres from the market. These tyres were sold to customers mostly in Europe. The tyre sizes subject to recall are: 120/70 ZR17 (58W) TL SPORTFORCE ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • General news
  • 01 August 2014

Ace Café could be closed

The Ace Café in London is under threat of closure if Brent police follow through on the threat to implement the Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014. The act gives police new powers to close venues accused of anti-social behaviour without the need to go to court. The issue stems from a minority of scooter, motorcycle and car owners ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • General news
  • 01 August 2014

Buying guide: BMW R100RS

Even back in the seventies BMW was battling the idea its bikes were just for old men. So in 1977 it signed up professional stylist Hans Muth to create the ultimate sports tourer. The result was the R100RS. The fact that the R100RS remains one of the most practical long-distance mounts to this day is testament to the brilliance of ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • General news
  • 01 August 2014

Fassbender takes to the track

X-Men star Michael Fassbender had his first ever track experience yesterday at the Honda Ron Haslam Race School. He follows hot on the heels of fellow X-Men actors James McAvoy and Nicholas Hoult, who visited the school two weeks ago. Taking time out of his busy filming schedule, Fassbender, who also appeared in Inglorious Basterds, rode a Honda CBR600RR at ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • General news
  • 31 July 2014

A six-pack, a paper and a world champion's bike

Pop into Londis in Morecambe for a pint and a paper and you’re in for a pleasant surprise – a speedway bike belonging to local resident and TT hero John McGuinness. Speedway fan McPint bought the Italian GM-engined machine from three-time world champ Jason Crump, and has put it on display during the sport's world team cup, which is taking ...

  • Motorcycle News
  • General news
  • 28 July 2014

Suzuka 8hr: Haslam makes it two from two as Rea's TSR Honda crashes out

The MuSASHi Honda team of Michael van der Mark, Leon Haslam and Takumi Takahashi have taken their second consecutive victory in the Suzuka 8hr, after bad luck once again robbed their WSB teammate Jonathan Rea of what looked like an assured victory. Rea’s FCC TSR Honda squad were early leaders when the race eventually got underway after a delay of over ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 27 July 2014

British speedway team through to world final

Great Britain pulled off a surprise win on night one of the Monster Energy Speedway World Cup at King’s Lynn in Norfolk to qualify directly for next Saturday’s final in Bydgoszcz, Poland. Led by world champion Tai Woffinden, but with solid back-up from his three British team-mates, the home team finished seven points clear of the Americans and eight clear of ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • Off road
  • 26 July 2014

NW200 organisers on the hunt for BSB talent

With the 2015 North West 200 still some ten months away, race director Mervyn Whyte is far from standing still, as the 15-year veteran of the top job in Irish racing looks to the MCE British Superbike championship to recruit a new generation of racers for the event. Whyte, who brought new TT newcomer record holder Peter Hickman to the ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • TT & road races
  • 24 July 2014

Ladies out to impress at Armoy

The Armoy road races is set to show a changing face of road racing this weekend, as no fewer than six women line up on the grid for the Northern Irish races, with a strong entry led by past top ten finisher Maria Costello. Costello will be riding her Kawasaki ER6 in the supertwin class, but will be joined by ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • TT & road races
  • 24 July 2014

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