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WSB: Bonovo BMW sign Loris Baz and Eugene Laverty for 2022 season

WSB: Bonovo BMW sign Loris Baz and Eugene Laverty for 2022 season

Loris Baz will make his official return to the World Superbike Championship next year after signing for the Bonovo action BMW Racing Team. Michael Galinski’s team are expanding to two riders next...

Moto3: John McPhee and Ayumu Sasaki sign with Sterilgarda Max Racing for 2022

Moto3: John McPhee and Ayumu Sasaki sign with Sterilgarda Max Racing for 2022

John McPhee will remain in the Moto3 class for one more season after signing for the Sterilgarda Max Racing Team. The Scot was left without a ride for 2022 following the planned withdrawal of the...

MotoGP: Ducati to become sole supplier in MotoE in 2023

MotoGP: Ducati to become sole supplier in MotoE in 2023

Ducati will become the sole bike supplier in the MotoE World Cup from the 2023 season, signing a four-season deal with Dorna.  The MotoGP manufacturer will take over from fellow Italian...

MotoGP: Darryn Binder seals 2022 premier class spot with RNF Yamaha

MotoGP: Darryn Binder seals 2022 premier class spot with RNF Yamaha

Darryn Binder will make the jump from Moto3 to MotoGP next season after signing for the new RNF Yamaha team. It was announced earlier today that the newly branded RNF Racing squad, formally Petronas...

BSB Brands Hatch: Tarran Mackenzie clinches 2021 British Superbike title

BSB Brands Hatch: Tarran Mackenzie clinches 2021 British Superbike title

Tarran Mackenzie has secured the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike title after taking a fantastic victory in race two at Brands Hatch. The McAMS Yamaha rider went bar-to-bar with Tommy Bridewell and was...

BSB Superstock: Alex Olsen stays with FHO Racing BMW for 2022

BSB Superstock: Alex Olsen stays with FHO Racing BMW for 2022

Alex Olsen will remain with the FHO Racing BMW team in the Pirelli National Superstock Championship next season. Olsen has enjoyed a successful year in the Superstock class after battling back from a...

BSB: Peter Hickman re-signs with FHO Racing BMW for 2022

BSB: Peter Hickman re-signs with FHO Racing BMW for 2022

Peter Hickman will remain with the FHO Racing BMW team in the Bennetts British Superbike Championship next season. Hickman was a part of the Louth-based Smiths Racing BMW team which was purchased by...

BSB: Luke Mossey signs with TAG Racing Honda for 2022 season

BSB: Luke Mossey signs with TAG Racing Honda for 2022 season

Luke Mossey will return to the Bennetts British Superbike Championship with TAG Racing Honda next season. Mossey will make his debut with the team at this weekend's finale at Brands Hatch, following...

BSB: Rich Energy OMG Racing to make Yamaha switch for 2022

BSB: Rich Energy OMG Racing to make Yamaha switch for 2022

Rich Energy OMG Racing will make the switch to Yamaha for their 2022 Bennetts British Superbike Championship campaign. The team will no longer run the BMW M1000 RR, instead opting to race Yamaha R1...

BSB: Lee Jackson and Rory Skinner to remain with FS-3 Racing Kawasaki next season

BSB: Lee Jackson and Rory Skinner to remain with FS-3 Racing Kawasaki next season

Lee Jackson and Rory Skinner will both remain with the FS-3 Racing Kawasaki team for the 2022 Bennetts British Superbike season. Both riders have impressed on the all-new Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10RR and,...

BSB Brands Hatch: Joe Francis remains with FHO Racing for season finale

BSB Brands Hatch: Joe Francis remains with FHO Racing for season finale

Joe Francis will remain with the FHO Racing BMW team for the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch this weekend. Francis, who parted company with iForce Lloyd and Jones BMW...

BSB: GoFundMe page created for Cedric Bloch after he sustained life-changing injuries at Snetterton

BSB: GoFundMe page created for Cedric Bloch after he sustained life-changing injuries at Snetterton

A fundraising campaign has been created to help support semi-professional racer Cedric Bloch and his family after he sustained life-changing injuries at Snetterton.  Bloch, who was competing...

MotoGP Austin: Marc Marquez dominates to take seventh COTA victory

MotoGP Austin: Marc Marquez dominates to take seventh COTA victory

Marc Marquez dominated the American Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas to secure his second victory of the 2021 MotoGP season. Just as he did at the Sachsenring, Marquez proved that despite not...

BSB Donington: Gino Rea completes the double with another wet weather masterclass

BSB Donington: Gino Rea completes the double with another wet weather masterclass

Gino Rea has doubled his Bennetts British Superbike win tally with another dominating display in the wet at Donington Park.  The start of the race was delayed after a heavy rain shower hit the...

BSB Donington: Taylor Mackenzie announces his retirement following Superstock victory

BSB Donington: Taylor Mackenzie announces his retirement following Superstock victory

Taylor Mackenzie has announced that he will retire from motorcycle racing at the end of the 2021 Pirelli National Superstock season. Mackenzie revealed the news live on Eurosport moments after taking...

BSB Donington: Tommy Bridewell signs 2022 deal with Oxford Products Racing Ducati

BSB Donington: Tommy Bridewell signs 2022 deal with Oxford Products Racing Ducati

Tommy Bridewell will remain with the Oxford Products Racing Ducati team for the 2022 Bennetts British Superbike Championship season. The new deal extends the partnership between Bridewell and the Moto...

WSB Portimao: Toprak Razgatlioglu wins dramatic opening race in Portugal

WSB Portimao: Toprak Razgatlioglu wins dramatic opening race in Portugal

Toprak Razgatlioglu has opened up a 45-point lead in the World Superbike Championship standings after an entertaining opening race at Portimao.  Razgatlioglu and Jonathan Rea continued their...

BSB Donington: Showdown top three visit Pirelli Performance Centre

BSB Donington: Showdown top three visit Pirelli Performance Centre

The top three riders in the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike Championship visited the Pirelli Performance Centre, in Burton-on-Trent, ahead of the penultimate round of the year at Donington...

MotoGP: Argentina to remain on the calendar until at least 2025

MotoGP: Argentina to remain on the calendar until at least 2025

Argentina will remain on the MotoGP calendar until 2025 after a new three-year contract extension was agreed. Already confirmed until 2022 due to the disruption of the Covid-19 pandemic, new deal will...

MotoGP Austin: Maverick Viñales withdraws from US Grand Prix

MotoGP Austin: Maverick Viñales withdraws from US Grand Prix

Maverick Viñales will not take part in this weekend's United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas following the death of his cousin Dean Berta Viñales at Jerez last weekend. Berta Viñales...

BSB Donington: TAG Racing Honda and Dan Linfoot part company

BSB Donington: TAG Racing Honda and Dan Linfoot part company

TAG Racing Honda and Dan Linfoot have announced that they have parted company by mutual consent for the remainder of the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike Championship. Linfoot currently finds himself...

BSB Donington: Naomichi Uramoto joins Buildbase Suzuki

BSB Donington: Naomichi Uramoto joins Buildbase Suzuki

Spanish Superbike Championship rider Naomichi Uramoto will make his Bennetts British Superbike debut at Donington Park this weekend. The Japanese rider has joined Buildbase Suzuki for the penultimate...

Suzi Perry: “It’s really important to speak to the younger audience”

BTSport remains a pivotal player in the ongoing popularity of MotoGP in the UK. It’s comprehensive broadcasting of the 18 round championship boasts live coverage of every practice, qualifying, warm-up and race along with expert insight and analysis. In an effort to constantly evolve and progress, BTSport introduced a new initiative with a view to further enhancing their coverage of all the sports...

BSB Oulton: Tommy Bridewell secures the double with dominating race three performance

BSB Oulton: Tommy Bridewell secures the double with dominating race three performance

Tommy Bridewell dominated the third and final BSB race of the weekend at Oulton Park to blow the title fight wide open.  Bridewell launched off the line and opened up a gap of over 1.3s on the...

WSB Jerez: Toprak Razgatlioglu secures the double to extend championship lead

WSB Jerez: Toprak Razgatlioglu secures the double to extend championship lead

Toprak Razgatlioglu has opened up a 20-point lead in the World Superbike Championship standings after winning both races at Jerez. The Turkish rider once again got the better of title rival Jonathan...

WSB Jerez: Dean Berta Viñales has died

WSB Jerez: Dean Berta Viñales has died

World Supersport 300 rider Dean Berta Viñales has died following a multi-rider crash at Jerez this afternoon (September 25). Viñales suffered severe head and thoracic injuries in the accident, which...

BSB: Provisional 2022 calendar unveiled

BSB: Provisional 2022 calendar unveiled

The provisional 2022 Bennetts British Superbike Championship calendar has been revealed by series organisers MSVR. Next year's championship will return to a more traditional schedule, with the...

BSB Oulton: McAMS Yamaha to run commemorative 60th anniversary livery

BSB Oulton: McAMS Yamaha to run commemorative 60th anniversary livery

McAMS Yamaha will run a special livery at Oulton Park this Sunday to commemorate the manufacturer's 60th year of Grand Prix racing. Championship leader Jason O'Halloran and closest title rival Tarran...

WSB Jerez: Chaz Davies to retire at the end of the 2021 season

WSB Jerez: Chaz Davies to retire at the end of the 2021 season

Chaz Davies has announced that he'll retire from the World Superbike Championship at the end of the 2021 season. The Welshman revealed his decision in a special conference held on the eve of the...

WSB Jerez: Loris Baz returns as Chaz Davies is ruled out

WSB Jerez: Loris Baz returns as Chaz Davies is ruled out

Loris Baz will return to the World Superbike Championship at Jerez this weekend as a replacement for the injured Chaz Davies. The Frenchman will join the Team GoEleven Ducati squad in Spain, with...

WSB Jerez: Eugene Laverty to replace Tom Sykes at BMW

WSB Jerez: Eugene Laverty to replace Tom Sykes at BMW

Tom Sykes has been ruled out of this weekend's WorldSBK meeting at Jerez and will be replaced at the factory BMW team by Eugene Laverty. Sykes suffered a severe concussion during a crash at turn one...

BSB Oulton: FHO Racing BMW and Xavi Forés part company

BSB Oulton: FHO Racing BMW and Xavi Forés part company

FHO Racing BMW and Xavi Forés have mutually parted company ahead of the opening round of the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike Showdown at Oulton Park. Forés has been competing in BSB and in the FIM...

Michael Laverty launches new Moto3 team for 2022

Michael Laverty launches new Moto3 team for 2022

There will be at least two British riders on the Moto3 grid in 2022 following the announcement that Michael Laverty will run an all new two rider squad in the world championship in 2022. Backed by...

BSB Silverstone: Jason O'Halloran beat Tarran Mackenzie to victory in race three

BSB Silverstone: Jason O'Halloran beat Tarran Mackenzie to victory in race three

Jason O'Halloran secured his 11th victory of the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike season after another battle with teammate Tarran Mackenzie at Silverstone. The duo once again pulled away from the...

MotoGP Aragon: Francesco Bagnaia holds off Marc Marquez to take maiden win

MotoGP Aragon: Francesco Bagnaia holds off Marc Marquez to take maiden win

Francesco Bagnaia is a MotoGP race winner after managing to hold off a resurgent Marc Marquez at Aragon. Bagnaia withstood immense pressure from Marquez for the majority of the race, with the duo...

BSB Silverstone: Kyle Smith ruled out with a fractured pelvis

BSB Silverstone: Kyle Smith ruled out with a fractured pelvis

Quattro Group British Supersport rider Kyle Smith will not take any further part at Silverstone after fracturing his pelvis during FP2. Smith topped the wet FP1 session in the morning and waited until...