Sport (November 2009)

  • Dakota Mamola claims maiden win

    30 November 2009 by Matthew Birt

    Dakota Mamola claims maiden win

    Dakota Mamola, the son of former MotoGP winner Randy, won his first road race in Valencia yesterday. The 15-year-old kept his cool in treacherous conditions to win the final round of the Metrakit...

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  • Ducati UK launch 848 race series

    25 November 2009 by MCN Sports Desk

    Ducati UK launch 848 race series

    Ducati UK and New Era Motorcycle Club have joined forces to launch a prestigious ‘one-make series’ based on the stunning Ducati 848. Ducati 848s for sale The 848 Challenge will be run over eight...

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  • Phase One Yamaha second in Doha Eight Hour

    17 November 2009 by Gary Pinchin

    British-based Yamaha Phase One Endurance ended their season on a high note by finishing second in the final Qtel FIM World Endurance race of the year at the Doha Eight Hour. The Phase One team of BSB runner-up James Ellison, Aussie Glen Richards and Pedro Vallcaneras started from pole position and rode a faultless race to finish second behind World Champions Yamaha Austria. Igor Jerman, Steve...

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  • Morais to race Aprilia in 2010

    16 November 2009 by Gary Pinchin

    Morais to race Aprilia in 2010

    Sheridan Morais, the South African who made such an impact on the Brands August BSB triple heading, riding for Paul Bird’s Kawasaki team, has signed to race an Aprilia RSV4 in the South African...

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  • Thundersport announces National sidecar series

    16 November 2009 by Gary Pinchin

    Thundersports GB have announced a new National F1 Sidecar championship. Although billed as the “Battle of Britain” the organisers claim that the provisional entry list is a ‘who’s who’ of worldwide sidecar racing talent, and as such, is the highest ranking series outside of the World Championship. The Championship – which pays a £4000 purse per round and is covered by Motors TV - will be organised...

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  • Coghlan is Spanish Supersport champion

    16 November 2009 by Ben Davies

    Coghlan is Spanish Supersport champion

    Scot Kev Coghlan sealed Spanish CEV Championship Supersport title at Jerez on Sunday with a superb ride to fourth place on his Joe Darcy Honda 600. His rival challenger Ivan Moreno suffered an engine...

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  • 2010 Race Dates

    06 November 2009 by MCN

    2010 race dates   MotoGP Dates    Grand Prix    Circuit April 11 * - Qatar - Doha/Losail April 25 - Japan - Motegi May 2  - Spain - Jerez de la Frontera May 23 - France - Le Mans June 6 - Italy - Mugello June 20 - Great Britain - Silverstone June 26 ** - Netherlands - Assen July 4 -...

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  • LPE Kawasaki to launch 2010 team at Stoneleigh

    02 November 2009 by Gary Pinchin

    LPE Kawasaki to launch 2010 team at Stoneleigh

    After their debut season as Kawasaki Team Green’s official UK motocross squad LPE Kawasaki has now announced their 2010 rider line-up. With the winner of the 2009 British MMX Championship, Kristian...

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