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MotoGP: Francesco Guidotti joins Red Bull KTM as new team manager

MotoGP: Francesco Guidotti joins Red Bull KTM as new team manager

KTM have confirmed that Francesco Guidotti will return to the company as Red Bull KTM's team manager for the 2022 MotoGP season. Mike Leitner stepped down from his position last week and will now move...

BSB: Luke Hopkins set for second season with Black Onyx Security Honda with

BSB: Luke Hopkins set for second season with Black Onyx Security Honda with

Luke Hopkins has secured his spot on the 2022 Bennetts British Superbike Championship grid after re-signing with the Black Onyx Security Honda team. Hopkins made his BSB debut last season, making the...

BSB: Reigning champion Jack Kennedy joins Mar-Train Yamaha for 2022 Supersport campaign

BSB: Reigning champion Jack Kennedy joins Mar-Train Yamaha for 2022 Supersport campaign

Jack Kennedy has signed with the Mar-Train Yamaha team for the 2022 Quattro Group British Supersport season. Kennedy clinched his third Supersport crown this year upon his return to the class,...

Roads: John McGuinness makes sensational return to Honda for 2022

Roads: John McGuinness makes sensational return to Honda for 2022

John McGuinness has re-joined Honda for the 2022 road racing season and will compete at the North West 200 and Isle of Man TT. The 23-times TT race winner will line-up alongside Honda BSB rider, and...

BSB: Liam Delves joins Rapid CDH Racing Kawasaki for maiden Superbike campaign

BSB: Liam Delves joins Rapid CDH Racing Kawasaki for maiden Superbike campaign

Liam Delves will make his Bennetts British Superbike Championship debut next season after signing for Rapid CDH Racing Kawasaki. The 21-year-old will take the big leap from the Pirelli Junior...

WSB Indonesia: Toprak Razgatlıoğlu crowned 2021 world champion

WSB Indonesia: Toprak Razgatlıoğlu crowned 2021 world champion

Toprak Razgatlıoğlu has ended Jonathan Rea's six-year reign in the World Superbike Championship after securing the points he needed to become world champion in Indonesia. It was a tricky WorldSBK...

BSB: Tom Neave moves to Superbike class as Honda expand to four riders

BSB: Tom Neave moves to Superbike class as Honda expand to four riders

2021 National Superstock champion Tom Neave will make his full-time Bennetts British Superbike Championship debut with Honda Racing next season. Neave has been promoted within the team following his...

MotoGP: Jack Miller to compete in Australian Superbike Championship finale

MotoGP: Jack Miller to compete in Australian Superbike Championship finale

Jack Miller will compete in the Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) season finale at The Bend Motorsport Park next month. Miller, who finished third in last weekend's MotoGP finale in Valencia,...

MotoGP: Valentino Rossi inducted into the Hall of Fame

MotoGP: Valentino Rossi inducted into the Hall of Fame

Valentino Rossi is now an official MotoGP Legend after being inducted into the Hall of Fame during last night's FIM MotoGP Awards Ceremony. The nine-time champion was surprised with the induction just...

MotoGP: Francesco Bagnaia holds off Jorge Martin to win the season finale

MotoGP: Francesco Bagnaia holds off Jorge Martin to win the season finale

Francesco Bagnaia's unbelievable end to the season continued at Valencia this afternoon as he held off Jorge Martin to take victory. Bagnaia and Martin could not be separated for the majority of the...

Moto2: Remy Gardner crowned champion despite Raul Fernandez victory

Moto2: Remy Gardner crowned champion despite Raul Fernandez victory

Remy Gardner has been crowned 2021 Moto2 world champion in Valencia despite teammate and main title rival Raul Fernandez winning the restarted race. Gardner only had to finish inside the top 13, but...

MotoGP Exclusive: Neil Hodgson chats to MCN about Valentino Rossi's illustrious career

MotoGP Exclusive: Neil Hodgson chats to MCN about Valentino Rossi's illustrious career

It's going to be an emotional couple of days for MotoGP fans this weekend as Valentino Rossi's illustrious 26-year Grand Prix career comes to an end at Valencia. Ahead of the nine-time world...

MotoGP: Vision problems rule Marc Marquez out of Valencia and Jerez test

MotoGP: Vision problems rule Marc Marquez out of Valencia and Jerez test

Marc Marquez's 2021 MotoGP campaign has come to a premature end after he was ruled out of the season finale due to vision problems. The Repsol Honda rider missed last weekend's race at Portimao after...

MotoGP Portimao: Francesco Bagnaia dominates to take comfortable victory

MotoGP Portimao: Francesco Bagnaia dominates to take comfortable victory

Francesco Bagnaia dominated the Algarve Grand Prix at Portimao to secure his third victory of the season. The Italian, who started from pole for the fifth consecutive race, led all but one corner of...

Moto3 Portimao: Pedro Acosta takes victory to secure the title

Moto3 Portimao: Pedro Acosta takes victory to secure the title

Pedro Acosta has been crowned 2021 Moto3 world champion after winning the Algarve Grand Prix, with main title rival Dennis Foggia being taken out of contention by Darryn Binder on the final...

BSB: Josh Owens remains with Rapid CDH Racing Kawasaki for 2022 season

BSB: Josh Owens remains with Rapid CDH Racing Kawasaki for 2022 season

Rapid CDH Racing Kawasaki have confirmed that Josh Owens will remain with the team for a third consecutive Bennetts British Superbike Champion campaign in 2022. Owens had an up and down season after...

Paul Smart has died

Paul Smart has died

Former Grand Prix and Isle of Man TT racer Paul Smart has died at the age of 78 following a road traffic collision on Wednesday October 27. Paul was riding his motorcycle when the accident occurred,...

WSB: Honda sign Iker Lecouna and Xavi Vierge for the 2022 season

WSB: Honda sign Iker Lecouna and Xavi Vierge for the 2022 season

Iker Lecouna and Xavi Vierge will move to the World Superbike Championship paddock next year after signing for Team HRC. Honda are the last team to announce their plans for 2022 and are taking a...

MotoGP Misano: Fabio Quartararo crowned 2021 champion following Francesco Bagnaia crash

MotoGP Misano: Fabio Quartararo crowned 2021 champion following Francesco Bagnaia crash

Fabio Quartararo secured the 2021 MotoGP title at Misano on Sunday after main championship rival Francesco Bagnaia crashed out of the lead. It was looking like the title fight would go to Portimao for...

MotoGP: Minimum Grand Prix age limit to be raised to 18 from 2023

MotoGP: Minimum Grand Prix age limit to be raised to 18 from 2023

The FIM and Dorna have confirmed that the minimum age limit in Grand Prix motorcycle racing will be raised from 16 to 18 in 2023. Age limits was just one of several topics discussed at a meeting of...

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...