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  • BSB: Mossey takes series lead at Knockhill

    22 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Mossey takes series lead at Knockhill

    While 21-year-old Jake Dixon was doing the winning at Knockhill, fellow young gun Luke Mossey took over at the top of the championship standings in the absence of team-mate Leon Haslam. Just three...

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  • BSB: Ellison's pace finally pays off

    22 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Ellison's pace finally pays off

    James Ellison has topped practice sessions, taken pole positions and led a number of races so far this year but had nothing to show for it until Sunday’s second race. Out of the six races prior to...

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  • MotoGP: Crutchlow signs new two-year HRC deal

    21 June 2017 by Simon Patterson

    MotoGP: Crutchlow signs new two-year HRC deal

    Cal Crutchlow will remain in MotoGP for the 2018 and 2019 seasons after signing a two-year extension to his contract ahead of this weekend’s eighth round of the 2017 season at the Dutch TT in...

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  • WSB: Jonathan Rea's Misano column

    20 June 2017 by Jonathan Rea

    WSB: Jonathan Rea's Misano column

    I love Misano. Not so much the layout of the circuit, it’s a flat track with not too much character, but the atmosphere and the weather is brilliant. The fans always turn out in force. It’s a good...

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  • WSB: Davies: 'I certainly felt it!'

    20 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Davies: 'I certainly felt it!'

    Chaz Davies has said he feels ‘extremely lucky’ to be heading home without serious injury after his serious crash in Misano this weekend. The Welshman fell while scrapping with rival Jonathan Rea for...

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  • MotoGP: How will the F1 calendar affect us?

    20 June 2017 by Simon Patterson

    MotoGP: How will the F1 calendar affect us?

    With the 2018 Formula One calendar announced surprisingly early this year – a whole three months before the 2017 version was unveiled last September – as always, it may well have repercussions for the...

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  • WSB: Melandri: 'I never stopped believing'

    19 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Melandri: 'I never stopped believing'

    Marco Melandri has said he never stopped believing in himself as he returned to the top step of the podium for the first time in three years at Misano yesterday. It was an emotional win for the former...

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  • BSB: Dream double for Dixon

    18 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Dream double for Dixon

    It was a dream double for RAF Regular and Reserve Kawasaki’s Jake Dixon as he fought against the odds to beat experienced rivals James Ellison and Shane Byrne in the second race at Knockhill. Unlike...

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  • WSB: Melandri takes first win since 2014

    18 June 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSB: Melandri takes first win since 2014

    Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing - Ducati) recorded his first win of the 2017 season on Sunday to restore his damaged pride and save Ducati’s home weekend after all Saturday’s problems. This was his...

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  • WSS: Four in a row for Sofuoglu

    18 June 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSS: Four in a row for Sofuoglu

    Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) showed his experience to win his fourth WorldSSP race in succession in the 2017 season to close to within five points of the championship lead after seven...

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  • WSB: Davies injured in race one crash

    17 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    WSB: Davies injured in race one crash

    Chaz Davies has been taken to hospital following the nasty crash in the late stages of today’s opening World Superbike race at Misano. The Welshman was leading an intense battle for the lead with...

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  • BSB: Dixon impresses with maiden front row

    17 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Dixon impresses with maiden front row

    Jake Dixon secured his maiden front row start for tomorrow’s opening MCE British Superbike race at Knockhill after an impressive performance in qualifying. The RAF Regular and Reserves Kawasaki rider...

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  • WSB: Sykes wins in Misano chaos

    17 June 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSB: Sykes wins in Misano chaos

    Tom Sykes took the most unlikely win of his WorldSBK career after sitting in fifth place for the most of the opening WorldSBK race of the Misano weekend. First, long time leader Michael van der Mark...

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  • WSB: Sykes takes 40th pole at Misano

    17 June 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSB: Sykes takes 40th pole at Misano

    Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) recorded a new track best of 1’33.662 to win his 40th official career Superpole, and his second of the 2017 season. His team-mate Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team)...

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  • BSB: Who will replace Davide Giugliano?

    17 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Who will replace Davide Giugliano?

    Following the news that Tyco BMW and former WSB star Davide Giugliano have parted company, the MCE British Superbike Championship paddock is awash with rumours surrounding who will replace the...

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  • Jonathan Rea awarded MBE

    16 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    Jonathan Rea awarded MBE

    Double World Superbike Champion Jonathan Rea has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. The 30-year-old from Larne, Northern Ireland becomes one of just a handful of motorcycle racers,...

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  • BSB: Byrne evaluating swingarm options

    16 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Byrne evaluating swingarm options

    Shane Byrne and the Be Wiser Ducati team continued to evaluate a new swing-arm option as the fourth round of the series got underway at Knockhill today. The Penrith-based team took delivery of the new...

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  • BSB: Mossey tops dramatic opening day

    16 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Mossey tops dramatic opening day

    Luke Mossey led the way on a dramatic opening day for the fourth round of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship at Knockhill.   The JG Speedfit Kawasaki man was narrowly under the race lap...

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  • BSB: Haslam ruled out with cracked vertebrae

    16 June 2017 by Oli Rushby

    BSB: Haslam ruled out with cracked vertebrae

    Leon Haslam has been ruled out of the remainder of this weekend’s fourth round of the MCE British Superbike Championship at Knockhill after his free practice crash. The JG Speedfit Kawasaki rider...

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  • WSB: Rea tops day one in Misano

    16 June 2017 by Gordon Ritchie

    WSB: Rea tops day one in Misano

    As the action got underway at a hot and humid Misano circuit in Italy Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) pushed himself to the top of the timesheets with a 1’34.901 lap set early in the afternoon...

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