2004

WSB: Second qualifying

WSB: Second qualifying

Pier-Francesco Chili has gone fastest in the second qualifying section for Sunday's Laguna Seca WSB round. 1) Chili 1:26.782. 2) Haga 1:26.831. 3) Vermuelen 1:27.103. 4) Laconi 1:27.142. 5) Corser...

Spot the babe?

Spot the babe?

We're guessing she's the one without the strange facial hair...

Big collars are back

Big collars are back

It's good to see a brolly girl going for a smart shirt. Now if only more buttons were undone...

Laguna Seca Superpole

Laguna Seca Superpole

Steve Martin is on pole for the Laguna Seca round of the World Superbike championship on SUnday July 11. 1) Martin 1:26.912. 2) Toseland 1:26.943. 3) Vermuelen 1:26.987. 4) Chili 1:27.200 5) Corser...

Where's the bike?

Where's the bike?

There's the babe, the rider, and the mechanic, but what's happened to the bike? Is that what the mechanic is looking for with that strange pose?

Always stylish

Always stylish

Whatever the weather, you can always rely on the riders and brolly babes to look stylish. Perhaps this is the exception that proves the rule?

Ladies wearing glasses

Ladies wearing glasses

Do men still make passes at girls in glasses no matter how they are being worn?

Laguna Seca results

Laguna Seca results

James Toseland leads the 2004 WSB championship after the races at Laguna Seca on Sunday, July 11. There was no supersport race at the US round. Here are the race results and championship...

WSB: Martin on pole

WSB: Martin on pole

Australian Steve Martin has put the D.F.X. Ducati 999 on provisional pole for the Laguna Seca round of the World Superbike championship, finishing the Friday qualifying session just in front of...

Gobert goes back to MX

Gobert goes back to MX

Australian superbike racer Anthony Gobert is set to make a dirt comeback in the Maxxis Australian Motocross Championship this weekend. The former World Superbike, AMA Superbike and Grand Prix rider...

Lean on me

Lean on me

I'll be your friend

Peterborough calling

Peterborough calling

The girls got excited when they thought Rossi had texted them, but it turned out to be Garry McCoy

Vermeulen's WSB double

Vermeulen's WSB double

Fireblade rider Chris Vermeulen landed a WSB double at Laguna Seca on Sunday night, winning race one from Frankie Chili by 4.1 seconds but finishing less than half a second ahead of James Toseland in...

British GP wildcards

British GP wildcards

Two British wildcards have been confirmed for the British MotoGP round at Donington Park on July 23-25. Eugene Laverty and Karl Harris will race for the Red Bull Rookies Honda team in the 125GP and...

Ask Edwards & Toseland

Ask Edwards & Toseland

MotoGP star Colin Edwards makes his annual visit to the market town of Northallerton on July 20, to take part in a chat show . Joining Edwards on stage will be WSB championship leader James Toseland...

Rio GP results

Rio GP results

Camel Honda rider Makoto Tamada has taken his first MotoGP win after championship leaders Valentino Rossi and Sete Gibernau crashed out of the Rio GP. Makoto Tamada 44:21.976, Max Biaggi +2.019, Nicky...

Bad hair day?

Bad hair day?

Stand up straight and stop messing with your hair, young lady...

Pristine presentation

Pristine presentation

Your whites have got to be whiter than white to get on the GP grid in Rio

Keep a close watch

Keep a close watch

She's keeping a close eye on her rider...

Good Fortuna

Good Fortuna

Bumping into this young lady was good Fortuna on our part...

Smart takes second win

Smart takes second win

Places: Race 1: Scott Smart, James Haydon, Yukio Kagayama, John Reynolds, Jon Kirkham, Gary Mason, James Ellison, Ian MacPherson, Michael Rutter, Ryuichi Kiyonari, Chris Platt, Kieran Clarke, Chris...

Rio GP practice times

Rio GP practice times

Valentino Rossi was the fastest rider in Friday's free practice for the Rio MotoGP on Sunday. His Yamaha was just ahead of the Honda's of Nicky Hayden and Sete Gibernau. Home favourite Alex Barros is...

Rizla 1-2 at Knockhill

Rizla 1-2 at Knockhill

Rizla Suzuki riders John Reynolds and Yukio Kagayama have taken first and second places on the grid for the Knockhill BSB round after torrential rain caused the final qualifying sessions to be...

Upgrades for UK circuits

Upgrades for UK circuits

Track owner MotorSport Vision's work to improve its circuits continued this week with major developments at Oulton Park in Cheshire and Cadwell Park in Lincolnshire. At Oulton the barrier on the...

Looking down on us

Looking down on us

No need to look down on us just because we don't have an umbrella....

It's a hard life

It's a hard life

It must be so tiring being a grid girl, they do need regular rest

Roberts on GP pole

Roberts on GP pole

Kenny Roberts has taken his Suzuki GSV-R to a surprise pole position for the start of the Rio GP. Sete Gibernau set the fastest time in the first qualifying session on Friday and he stayed the man to...

Tamada wins MotoGP

Tamada wins MotoGP

Camel Honda rider Makoto Tamada has taken his first MotoGP win after championship leaders Valentino Rossi and Sete Gibernau crashed out of the Rio GP. Tamada beat his team-mate Max Biaggi to the line...

Nice angles

Nice angles

We believe this is what happens when someone tries to be a bit more artistic with the brolly girls.

Cumbria s'moto results

Cumbria s'moto results

Rowrah Stadium lived up to its expectations on Sunday, by providing some electrifying racing for round six of the ACU British Supermoto Championship. Results 450 race 1 1.Winstanley 2.Iddon 3.Smith...

Two girls, one rider?

Two girls, one rider?

We might think Regis Laconi is a bit greedy having two grid girls, but can any of us blame him?

Assen QP1 results

Assen QP1 results

First qualifying at Assen: Conditions are cold and very windy, with sporadic rain and plenty of standing water on the track. MotoGP: 1) Gibernau. 2:12.540. 2) Barros 2:13.723. 3) Xaus 2:13.876. 4)...

Iddon scraps for win

Iddon scraps for win

Rowrah Stadium lived up to its expectations today, by providing some electrifying racing for round six of the ACU British Supermoto Championship. The natural amphitheatre, situated in the base of an...

Roberts tops practice

Roberts tops practice

The times from the Friday morning free practice session, the second free practice session (FP2), for the Dutch GP at Assen on Saturday, June 26, 2004. Conditions are still wet. MotoGP: 1) Roberts Jnr...

Happy for a Monday

Happy for a Monday

She's looking very happy for a Monday morning. Then again a pretty smiling face might make all of us feel a bit better

Supermoto cancelled

Supermoto cancelled

The Supermoto that was due to take place on June 30 at Scarborough has been cancelled. Many potential entries have withdrawn following the cancellation of the British Championship round which was...