February

Checa beats Biaggi’s best

Checa beats Biaggi’s best

Carlos Checa beat Max Biaggi’s pole-setting time at Catalunya in his latest test of the factory Yamaha Moto GP bike this week.Despite a crash on Monday that left him with a just few bruises, Checa put...

Gardner retires from racing

Gardner retires from racing

Former World 500cc champion Wayne Gardner is retiring from racing.He quit bikes in 1993 to take up car racing and his most recent efforts have seen him driving a factory Toyota Supra in the All-Japan...

THQ launches Moto GP 2 racing game

THQ launches Moto GP 2 racing game

THQ has launched the latest incarnation of its motorcycle racing game Moto GP.Moto GP 2 is being launched for Xbox and will provide the player with the ability to race against sixteen other riders on...

Reed wins in San Diego

Chad Reed took his second victory this season at the Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego on Sunday February 9.Reed’s win came at a vital time, after a series of three wins by reigning AMA champion Ricky Carmichael. Last season Carmichael was unbeatable after the opening rounds, and in the winter Motocross championship, Carmichael became the first rider to win every race. Reed’s victory has stopped...

Never wear sandals in the snow

Never wear sandals in the snow

Can you guess who regretted wearing strappy sandals through the snow.

Hislop denies ‘quitting’ story

Hislop denies ‘quitting’ story

Steve Hislop has lashed out at a report in a national newspaper which claims 2003 will be his final season. " I don’t know where they got it from, " said Steve, " I could race on for...

Back in black

Back in black

Sometime traditional black leather can look very good indeed. Pic by Tom Storer

Just agree to disagree

Just agree to disagree

Small talk was never a strong point.

Hi Peak go cross discipline

Hi Peak go cross discipline

Hi Peak Racing has returned to action with a cross discipline team consisting of both a rally car and a road bike.On the bike side of things the team has signed up with 25-year-old Maria Costello.

Don’t doze off…

Don’t doze off…

It’s tiring work, sitting on a brand new bike all day

Tatu on wheels

Tatu on wheels

The Tatu tribute band didn’t take long to arrive. Pic by Martin Nunn

Best in show?

Best in show?

We asked you to send your pics from the NEC, and here they are. This picture is from Andrew Bird

Put that away…

Put that away…

Put that away young lady and don’t be so rude. Pic by Pete Balshaw.

Red Bull rookie switches to Boxer Cup

Red Bull rookie switches to Boxer Cup

Barry Burrell, one of the five riders chosen to go on to the next stage of the Red Bull Rookie search, has already reaped the benefits of the program by being picked to ride for the BMW Motorrad GB...

Negotiations ongoing for Donington

Negotiations ongoing for Donington

Race fans will find out if Donington Park is to undergo a multi-million pound facelift by the end of this month.Negotiations between a consortium looking to buy out the 19-year lease to promote events...

British 125 champ moves to GPs

British 125 champ moves to GPs

Who would have thought that it would be a footballer that would provide the break for a British rider to make the jump in to GPs. But that is exactly what has happened to 21-year-old Chris Martin.The...

Look into my eyes

Look into my eyes

Honda Team Pons new hypnotist proved amazingly popular

Carmichael wins head-to-head with Chad Reed

Carmichael wins head-to-head with Chad Reed

AMA Supercross title contenders Ricky Carmichael and Chad Reed have competed head-to-head for the first time this season, with Carmichael coming out victorious.It took the third trip this season to...