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Moto3: Number 50 retired in honour of the late Jason Dupasquier

Moto3: Number 50 retired in honour of the late Jason Dupasquier

In honour of the late Jason Dupasquier the number 50 has been retired from further use in the Moto3 World Championship. In an official ceremony held at the Sachsenring on Friday evening prior to the...

MotoGP: KTM and Aki Ajo extend partnership until 2026

MotoGP: KTM and Aki Ajo extend partnership until 2026

Aki Ajo's Moto2 and Moto3 teams will continue as KTM's official factory entrants after a new deal was agreed between the two parties. The successful partnership has been extended by another five years...

MotoGP Sachsenring: Marc Marquez secures sensational 11th victory in Germany

MotoGP Sachsenring: Marc Marquez secures sensational 11th victory in Germany

The comeback is complete. Marc Marquez returned to the top step of the MotoGP podium with a sensational victory at his beloved Sachsenring. The Repsol Honda rider stormed up to second at the start of...

Moto2 Sachsenring: Remy Gardner dominates to extend championship lead

Moto2 Sachsenring: Remy Gardner dominates to extend championship lead

Remy Gardner dominated the German Moto2 Grand Prix at the Sachsenring to secure his third consecutive victory of the 2021 season. Gardner and Red Bull KTM Ajo teammate Raul Fernandez immediately...

BSB: Knockhill becomes two-day event due to current restrictions

BSB: Knockhill becomes two-day event due to current restrictions

Round two of the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Knockhill has been reduced to a two-day event due to the latest Covid restrictions. In a statement released today by BSB organisers...

BSB: Pirelli introduce SCX Super Soft Slick tyre for 2021

BSB: Pirelli introduce SCX Super Soft Slick tyre for 2021

Bennetts British Superbike teams will have access to Pirelli's DIABLO Superbike Slick SCX (Super Soft) tyre this season. The SCX tyre, first introduced in the World Superbike Championship in 2019, is...

Roads: New Isle of Man TT schedule and live broadcasting revealed

Roads: New Isle of Man TT schedule and live broadcasting revealed

Starting in 2022 the Isle of Man TT is set to undergo the biggest and most significant era of change and development ever undertaken at the event. While the lack of racing in 2020 and 2021 has been a...

BSB: Jason O'Halloran pips Tarran Mackenzie at the Donington Test

BSB: Jason O'Halloran pips Tarran Mackenzie at the Donington Test

Jason O'Halloran continued his impressive pre-season form at Donington Park by topping the final one-day Bennetts British Superbike test before the new season.  The McAMS Yamaha rider topped the...

MotoE Barcelona: Miquel Pons takes historic victory for Lucio Cecchinello Racing

MotoE Barcelona: Miquel Pons takes historic victory for Lucio Cecchinello Racing

Miquel Pons created history for the LCR team in Barcelona at the weekend when he clinched his maiden victory in the FIM Enel MotoE World Cup. The rookie's victory was Lucio Cecchinello's team's first...

MotoGP Barcelona: Fabio Quartararo handed second post-race penalty

MotoGP Barcelona: Fabio Quartararo handed second post-race penalty

Fabio Quartararo has dropped from fourth to sixth in the final standings for today's Catalan MotoGP in Barcelona after receiving a second post-race penalty. The Frenchman initially lost his spot on...

MotoGP Barcelona: Miguel Oliveira secures his first victory of 2021

MotoGP Barcelona: Miguel Oliveira secures his first victory of 2021

The form book was thrown of the window once again in MotoGP this afternoon as Miguel Oliveira clinched his first victory of the year in Barcelona. The Red Bull KTM rider made a great start and took...

Moto2 Barcelona: Remy Gardner wins again to extend championship lead

Moto2 Barcelona: Remy Gardner wins again to extend championship lead

Remy Gardner came out on top once again in a battle with Red Bull KTM Ajo teammate Raul Fernandez in Barcelona. The duo exchanged positions mid-way through the race, however Gardner fought back on the...

MotoGP Barcelona: Alex Rins undergoes successful surgery on broken arm

MotoGP Barcelona: Alex Rins undergoes successful surgery on broken arm

Alex Rins has undergone successful surgery following his cycling accident at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Thursday morning. The Suzuki rider was training at the circuit ahead of this...

Roads: Mick Grant's Heron Suzuki XR69 set to be auctioned

Roads: Mick Grant's Heron Suzuki XR69 set to be auctioned

Road racing fans will have the opportunity to bid on Mick Grant’s North West 200-winning Heron Suzuki XR69 later this month. The original and period-correct factory Suzuki XR69 motorcycle will go to...

MotoGP: Tech3 KTM sign Remy Gardner for 2022 season

MotoGP: Tech3 KTM sign Remy Gardner for 2022 season

Remy Gardner will make his MotoGP debut next season after signing for the Tech3 KTM team. Gardner is the current Moto2 championship leader and has enjoyed a fantastic start to life within the Red Bull...

MotoGP: PrüstelGP pay tribute to the late Jason Dupasquier

MotoGP: PrüstelGP pay tribute to the late Jason Dupasquier

The late Jason Dupasquier’s Carxpert PrüstelGP Team have vowed to continue racing in his honour following the Swiss rider's death at the Italian Grand Prix. Dupasquier passed away on Sunday morning...

WSB Estoril: Jonathan Rea extends championship lead with Portuguese double

WSB Estoril: Jonathan Rea extends championship lead with Portuguese double

Jonathan Rea has a 35-point lead in the 2021 World Superbike Championship after winning two of the three races at Estoril. After losing out to Scott Redding and Toprak Razgatlioglu in Saturday's...

MotoGP Mugello: Fabio Quartararo takes a comfortable victory in Italy

MotoGP Mugello: Fabio Quartararo takes a comfortable victory in Italy

Fabio Quartararo cruised to his third victory of the 2021 MotoGP season at Mugello with a performance reminiscent of three-time premier class champion Jorge Lorenzo. Quartararo was able to take full...

Moto3 Mugello: Jason Dupasquier has died

Moto3 Mugello: Jason Dupasquier has died

Moto3 rider Jason Dupasquier has passed away from injuries caused in a qualifying crash at Mugello for the Italian Grand Prix. The 19-year-old Swiss rider fell on the exit of turn nine in the closing...

BSB: FS-3 Racing Kawasaki reveal all-new 2021 livery

BSB: FS-3 Racing Kawasaki reveal all-new 2021 livery

The FS-3 Racing Kawasaki team has unveiled a bright green livery ahead of the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike season. The official Kawasaki UK supported team revealed the new design at their new...

MotoGP: Pramac Racing sign new three-year Ducati deal

MotoGP: Pramac Racing sign new three-year Ducati deal

Pramac Racing will remain a factory-supported satellite Ducati team for the next three MotoGP seasons after agreeing a new deal with the Italian manufacturer. The new deal will see Pramac running two...

BSB: Honda Racing UK unveil colourful 2021 livery

BSB: Honda Racing UK unveil colourful 2021 livery

Honda Racing UK have unveiled their brand-new livery for the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike season. Last year's all-black stealth effort has been replaced with a colourful design which isn't too...

MotoGP: Jack Miller signs Ducati contract extension for 2022

MotoGP: Jack Miller signs Ducati contract extension for 2022

Ducati have confirmed that Jack Miller will remain with the factory team for the 2022 MotoGP season. Miller signed a 1+1 factory contract for the 2021 season and the decision has now been made to take...

BSB: Jason O'Halloran tops Oulton Park Test ahead of Tommy Bridewell

BSB: Jason O'Halloran tops Oulton Park Test ahead of Tommy Bridewell

Jason O'Halloran pipped Tommy Bridewell in the final session of the day to end the one-day Bennetts British Superbike test at Oulton Park at the top of the standings. It was a special day for the BSB...

WSB: Troy Bayliss fractures vertebra in bicycle crash

WSB: Troy Bayliss fractures vertebra in bicycle crash

Three-time World Superbike champion Troy Bayliss has been left with a fractured C4 vertebra following a bicycle crash. The incident happened last Friday (May 15) when the Aussie is thought to have...

MotoGP Le Mans: Jack Miller produces a masterpiece to seal second victory of 2021

MotoGP Le Mans: Jack Miller produces a masterpiece to seal second victory of 2021

Jack Miller secured his second consecutive victory of the 2021 MotoGP season after mastering extremely tricking conditions at Le Mans. The Australian bounced back from two double long lap penalties,...

BSB: Quest to broadcast 2021 July rounds

BSB: Quest to broadcast 2021 July rounds

The July rounds of the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike Championship will be broadcast on free-to-air television via Quest. BSB races at Knockhill (July 9-11), Brands Hatch (July 23-25) and Thruxton...

MotoGP: 2021 British Grand Prix to be broadcast live on ITV

MotoGP: 2021 British Grand Prix to be broadcast live on ITV

The British Grand Prix at Silverstone will be broadcast live on free-to-air television this season with ITV providing the coverage. The news follows Dorna's confirmation that this weekend's French GP...

MotoGP: Sachsenring remains on the MotoGP calendar until at least 2026

MotoGP: Sachsenring remains on the MotoGP calendar until at least 2026

Dorna Sports and the Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobil-Club (ADAC) have confirmed that the Sachsenring will remain the home of the German Grand Prix for the next five seasons. The classic...

MotoGP: Grand Prix of Finland cancelled and replaced by Styrian GP

MotoGP: Grand Prix of Finland cancelled and replaced by Styrian GP

The 2021 Grand Prix of Finland has been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as the resulting travel complications to Finland. The all-new KymiRing circuit was set to host the...

WSB: Dorna confirm new long-term TV agreement with Eurosport

WSB: Dorna confirm new long-term TV agreement with Eurosport

The World Superbike Championship will continue to be broadcast exclusively on Eurosport until at least the end of the 2025 season. A new deal was confirmed this week between Dorna WSB organisers and...

MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso seeks third Aprilia test due to wet conditions at Mugello

MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso seeks third Aprilia test due to wet conditions at Mugello

Andrea Dovizioso and Aprilia are assessing the possibility of a third test together next month after wet weather hampered this week's two-day Mugello test. The Italian was hoping to push the RS-GP to...

BSB: Snetterton Test comes to a premature end to due wet conditions

BSB: Snetterton Test comes to a premature end to due wet conditions

The three-day Bennetts British Superbike test at Snetterton has been brought to a premature end following yet more bad weather in Norfolk. The rain began to fall this morning as the teams and riders...

MotoGP: Maverick Vinales ends the Jerez Test on top

MotoGP: Maverick Vinales ends the Jerez Test on top

Maverick Vinales completed a staggering 101 laps at Jerez today to end the one-day test at the top of the timesheets. The Monster Energy Yamaha rider posted a fastest lap-time of 1:36.879 and spent...

MotoGP Jerez: Jack Miller secures an emotional maiden Ducati victory

MotoGP Jerez: Jack Miller secures an emotional maiden Ducati victory

There were celebrations throughout the MotoGP paddock this afternoon as Jack Miller secured a brilliant maiden victory as a factory Ducati rider. The Aussie was able to take full advantage when...

MotoGP: KTM extend partnership with Tech3 until 2026

MotoGP: KTM extend partnership with Tech3 until 2026

Tech3 will continue as KTM’s satellite team in MotoGP for the next five seasons after Austrian manufacturer renewed their association with the French squad.  The extended deal will see four...