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  • BSB: Fast Brookes frustrated by Sunday pace

    Today 12:19 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Fast Brookes frustrated by Sunday pace

    Ahead of Sunday’s two races, good money would have been on Josh Brookes to take the title lead this weekend after the Aussie showed strong pace throughout practice and qualifying.  Only title...

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  • MotoGP: Zarco aiming for Aragon podium

    Today 09:51 by Simon Patterson

    MotoGP: Zarco aiming for Aragon podium

    Johann Zarco says he’s aiming for a podium finish at the penultimate European round of the 2017 MotoGP season, as the championship heads to Motorland Aragon this weekend before the three-week trip to...

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  • BSB: Hopkins back on the podium at Oulton

    Yesterday 12:56 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Hopkins back on the podium at Oulton

    John Hopkins returned to the podium to clinch MotoRapdio Ducati’s best result of the season in second place in Sunday’s wet opening race. The former MotoGP star mastered the conditions to become...

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  • EWC: GMT94 win close-fought Bol d'Or

    Yesterday 12:47 by Oli Rushby

    EWC: GMT94 win close-fought Bol d'Or

    GMT94 kicked off the 2017/18 Endurance World Championship in style with a stunning win at this year’s Bol d’Or 24 hour at France’s Paul Ricard circuit. The official Yamaha squad’s riders of David...

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  • BSB: Mossey to sit out of second race

    17 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Mossey to sit out of second race

    Luke Mossey will sit out of this afternoon’s second MCE British Superbike race at Oulton Park as he continues to be hampered by his earlier season injuries. The JG Speedfit Kawasaki star broke his...

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  • MotoGP: Smith plays it smart for best KTM result

    17 September 2017 by Simon Patterson

    MotoGP: Smith plays it smart for best KTM result

    Bradley Smith has admitted that Sunday’s San Marino Grand Prix was a case of playing it smart to stay on the bike and make a good result in terrible conditions, as he beat teammate Pol Espargaró and...

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  • WSB: Tyre drama at Portimao

    17 September 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSB: Tyre drama at Portimao

    Pirelli brought a new rear tyre for the WorldSBK riders to use at Portimao, the W0735. It is a soft new development option featuring different structural solutions in comparison to the standard SC0...

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  • Moto2: Triumph moving closer to debut

    17 September 2017 by Simon Patterson

    Moto2: Triumph moving closer to debut

    The Triumph Moto2 project has moved another step closer to fruition this week after the manufacturer completed a successful test at Motorland Aragon with the 765cc engine that will power Grand Prix...

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  • BSB: Haslam: 'Too many mistakes cost us pole'

    16 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Haslam: 'Too many mistakes cost us pole'

    Leon Haslam has said too many mistakes cost him a chance of pole position in qualifying for tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race at Oulton Park. The JG Speedfit Kawasaki star will start fifth...

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  • BSB: Dixon takes pole as Showdown heats up

    16 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Dixon takes pole as Showdown heats up

    Jake Dixon will start tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race at Oulton Park from pole position after getting within a whisker of the outright lap record in qualifying at Oulton Park. The RAF...

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  • WSB: Rea dominates opening race

    16 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Rea dominates opening race

    Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) scored a remarkable start-to-finish victory in the first 20-lap WorldSBK race at Portimao, winning by just over six seconds and easing up on the final lap from a...

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  • BSB: Dixon to stick with RAF Kawasaki for 2018

    16 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Dixon to stick with RAF Kawasaki for 2018

    RAF and Regular Reserves Kawasaki has today confirmed that Jake Dixon will remain with the squad for the 2018 MCE British Superbike Championship. The young prospect, who shot into contention with a...

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  • WSB: Sykes out after FP3 fireball

    16 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Sykes out after FP3 fireball

    Tom Sykes looks likely to miss the remainder of the World Superbike round in Portugal after a terrifying crash in the third free practice session. The Kawasaki Racing Team rider lost control of his...

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  • MotoGP: Redding with mixed emotions after top ten

    16 September 2017 by Simon Patterson

    MotoGP: Redding with mixed emotions after top ten

    Pramac Ducati rider Scott Redding was left with mixed emotions after Sunday’s race, pleased to have come home in seventh and as best of the GP16 Ducatis – but unhappy to have been limited by his usual...

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  • BSB: Brookes quickest on opening day at Oulton

    15 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Brookes quickest on opening day at Oulton

    Josh Brookes led the way on the opening day of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Showdown after lapping within a tenth of the lap record at Oulton Park. The Aussie’s time placed him 0.177sec ahead of...

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  • Moto3: Crash culminates tough weekend for McPhee

    15 September 2017 by Simon Patterson

    Moto3: Crash culminates tough weekend for McPhee

    British Talent Team Honda rider John McPhee’s difficult weekend at the San Marino Grand Prix was brought to an unfortunate end when the Scottish rider fell out of Sunday’s race at the Misano circuit,...

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  • MotoGP: Series bosses want Rea in at Suzuki

    15 September 2017 by Simon Patterson

    MotoGP: Series bosses want Rea in at Suzuki

    Sunday’s race at the San Marino Grand Prix saw yet another embarrassing weekend’s performance for Andrea Iannone on the factory Suzuki machine, spending most of the weekend on the bottom half of the...

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  • BSB: Rule changes announced after Silverstone

    15 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Rule changes announced after Silverstone

    MCE British Superbike bosses have announced a number of rule changes following the difficult Silverstone round last week. Inclement conditions posed a significant challenge for both riders and race...

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  • MotoGP: Lorenzo admits ‘I made a mistake’

    15 September 2017 by Simon Patterson

    MotoGP: Lorenzo admits ‘I made a mistake’

    Five-time world champion Jorge Lorenzo has held his hands up and admitted that carelessness ended his best hope yet of taking his maiden Ducati victory at Misano, after he crashed out of a controlling...

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  • WSB: Tech chief quits Red Bull Honda

    14 September 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSB: Tech chief quits Red Bull Honda

    With four rounds of the 2017 season remaining Pieter Breddels, the long-term Technical Manager in the Red Bull Honda team, has left his position – seemingly a victim of the incredibly tough season...

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  • Moto2: Lowes to return to class on KTM

    14 September 2017 by Simon Patterson

    Moto2: Lowes to return to class on KTM

    Sam Lowes will be KTM-mounted in 2018 when he returns to the Moto2 championship, after the announcement at the weekend that his new Swiss-based CGBM Evolution team have penned a deal to become the...

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