Skip to content

Motorcycle Sport > Results

You looked for...

and found 155 items

Matches found in Motorcycle Sport

Results 41 - 50 of 155

leading article image
rating is 0

Tommy Hill returns to BSB as team boss with Be Wiser Kawasaki

Simon Patterson, 01 October 2014 08:57

Tommy Hill, the 2011 MCE British Superbike champion, will return to the BSB paddock in 2015, but not as a racer. Hill is instead set to launch a two-rider team alongside Alan Greig, team owner and manager of the AP Kawasaki Superstock team, and Be Wiser Insurance. Running Kawasaki machinery and supported by Kawasaki UK, Hill will take on a ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Michael Dunlop wins Frohburg on BMW

Stephen Davison, 29 September 2014 09:26

Michael Dunlop joined forces with the Penz13.co BMW team to win the feature event at Germany's only road race on Sunday. Riding a S1000RR, described as "the spare bike from Le Mans" by team boss Rico Penskofer who had run a factory supported BMW squad in the 24 hour endurance race at Le Mans a week earlier, 25 year old ...

leading article image
rating is 0

2015 provisional calendar released

Liam Marsden, 26 September 2014 11:09

The first MotoGP round at Donington Park in five years will take place on 30 August as the FIM released their provisional calendar for the 2015 season. Donington's inclusion comes as the Circuit of Wales won't be ready in time. The full calendar can be seen below.  Date Grand Prix Circuit 29 March Qatar* Doha/Losail 12 April Americas Austin 19 ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Yamaha under pressure to deliver gearbox upgrade

Matthew Birt, 23 September 2014 11:36

Yamaha is under mounting pressure from Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo to upgrade its year-old seamless shift gearbox to help the factory YZR-M1 pair threaten Marc Marquez’s domination of MotoGP. Yamaha has raced a seamless shift gearbox since last September, and while Rossi and Lorenzo have been able to downshift without using the clutch in 2014, the system is only ...

leading article image
rating is 0

LCR never eyed Crutchlow/Redding British dream team

Matthew Birt, 23 September 2014 11:30

A British dream team featuring Cal Crutchlow and Scott Redding in next year’s MotoGP world championship never came close to reality. With Redding unexpectedly back on the rider market for a period after Fausto Gresini couldn’t raise the budget to lease a factory Honda RC213V for the Briton next year, it was rumoured that LCR would snap up the vacant ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Tech 3 deny making Yamaha MotoGP offer to Alex Rins

Matthew Birt, 22 September 2014 11:00

Tech 3 Yamaha boss Herve Poncharal has rubbished claims by Alex Rins that the Spanish teenager turned down the chance to replace Bradley Smith on a factory-backed YZR-M1 in 2015. Rins confirmed in Misano recently he would be switching to Moto2 next season, having clinched a deal to replace Suzuki-bound Maverick Vinales in the Pons squad. Prior to finalising his ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Yamaha delighted Jorge Lorenzo’s crew won't be split up

Matthew Birt, 22 September 2014 10:51

Yamaha management have spoken of their delight that Jorge Lorenzo will continue with long-serving crew chief Ramon Forcada until at least the end of 2016. Having signed a new two-year contract to remain on a factory YZR-M1 for the next two years, rumours emerged that Lorenzo was giving serious consideration to splitting from Forcada, who has been his chief engineer ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Assen BSB: Shakey snatches last corner victory

MCN, 21 September 2014 20:00

Shane 'Shakey' Byrne ended his winning drought by snatching victory from the grasp of his 'War for Four' rival Ryuichi Kiyonari with a last corner move in the second MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship race at Assen. On the opening lap John Hopkins held the lead initially from Kiyonari and Stuart Easton, but again the drama started early for the ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Assen BSB: Wildman Waters holds off Kiyo for wet win

MCN, 21 September 2014 14:30

Assen again produced a dramatic MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship Showdown opening race with Tyco Suzuki's Josh Waters claiming the victory, but Title Fighters Shane 'Shakey' Byrne and Josh Brookes both crashed out of contention to throw the standings wide open. The tension started before the riders even reached the grid as Milwaukee Yamaha's Josh Brookes failed to leave pitlane ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Assen BSB: Iddon takes surprise pole

Simon Patterson, 20 September 2014 18:23

The MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship Showdown continued dramatically at Assen as Title Fighters Shane 'Shakey' Byrne and Ryuichi Kiyonari crashed out of Datatag Extreme Qualifying, but it was delight for the Alstare Bimota Junior team who claimed a historic first pole position with Christian Iddon. Kiyonari had led the dry track sessions, but as conditions began to change Byrne high-sided ...

Results

Compare Insurance

Save money by comparing quotes. It's quick and easy

Motorcycles for sale

 

It's only £13.99 to advertise your motorcycle on MCN

Sell your Motorcycle

Motorcycle pricing tool

New! Find used bike prices

MCN Shop

With over 18,000 products, MCN shop is the best place to buy your biking kit