2004

Spanish GP: free practice

Spanish GP: free practice

MotoGP free practice: 1) Gibernau 1:44.219. 2) Barros 1:44.229. 3) Biaggi 1:44.350. 4) Checa 1:44.485. 5) Rossi 1:44.625. 6) Edwards 1:44.661. 7) Melandri 1:44.769. 8) Abe 1:44.922. 9) Xaus 1:45.216.

She's no sucker

She's no sucker

He offered her a go on his sucker, which seems to have amused. Can't think why.

Nobody likes a poser

Nobody likes a poser

Who do they imagine we're all looking at?

McGuinness wins Junior

McGuinness wins Junior

John McGuinness has won Wednesday's Junior TT in a time of 1:15.06 on a Yamaha R6. McGuinness adds the victory to those he has already landed on the Isle of Man this year in the F1 and Lightweight...

Archibald wins Senior

Archibald wins Senior

Lap Four: Adrian Archibald crosses the line to take his second successive Senior win, leading TAS Suzuki team-mate Bruce Anstey by 30.2 seconds at the chequered flag. Gary Carswell finishes third,...

WSB stars drive dirty

WSB stars drive dirty

If you've been amazed by the sideways antics of the top World Superbike riders, imagine putting them all through their paces at Silverstone's 4x4 off-road course. And then making it a...

Farquhar wins Prod 600

Farquhar wins Prod 600

Ryan Farquhar has won the three-lap Production 600 TT, followed by Bruce Anstey and John MCGuinness. Farquhar took his ZX-6R to victory in a time of 57 minutes 46.6 seconds, giving Kawaski their first...

WSB: First qualifying

WSB: First qualifying

Superbike first qualifying: 1) Chili 1:55.043. 2) Vermuelen 1:55.408. 3) laconi 1:55.415. 4) Haga 1:55.522. 5) Nannelli 1:55.932. 6) Borciani 1:55.977. 7) Toseland 1:55.984. 8) McCoy 1:55.987. 9)...

Standing tall

Standing tall

The brolly babes all spent time practising for the Sunday night game of musical statues

Breeze: funeral details

Breeze: funeral details

Racer Colin Breeze died in the Formula One TT race on Saturday, June 5. His funeral will take place at St Wilfrid's church, in Kibworth, Leicestershire at 12.15 on Friday June 18. Any donations will...

The perfect rear end?

The perfect rear end?

Most of us enjoy spending hours tinkering to find the perfect rear end. Our photographers are no exception...

Junior TT results

Junior TT results

John McGuinness won the 2004 Isle of Man Junior TT On June 9. Here are the rest of the top 15. 1. JOHN McGUINNESS, Yamaha R6. 1 15 06.01 2. BRUCE ANSTEY GSX-R600 K4.1 15 23.01 3. JASON GRIFFITHS...

Silverstone WSB winners

Silverstone WSB winners

Chris Vermuelen and Noriyuki Haga took the honours in Sunday's WSB round at Silverstone. We reported the action with live lap-by-lap updates. Here's how the day unfolded. Superbikes race two: Final...

FIM verdict in CBR row

FIM verdict in CBR row

The row over the weight of the rear axle in Honda's World Supersport CBR600s has been resolved and the six riders disqualified at the end of the Oschersleben round have had their points...

Spanish win for Rossi

Spanish win for Rossi

Valentino Rossi overcame a determined challenge from Spaniard Sete Gibernau to take the win and deny the Honda rider a home triumph. Rossi led away from the grid, but a moment allowed Gibernau past,...

Don't play hard to get

Don't play hard to get

You don't have to play hard to get, you can come over here....

Monday TT winners

Monday TT winners

John McGuinness has won the Lightweight TT and Chris Palmer has taken the Ultra Lightweight TT after low cloud delayed the start by two hours. McGuinness won the 400cc race on June 7, 2004, for the...

Thomas on Thruxton pole

Thomas on Thruxton pole

Sendo Dienza Ducati 998 rider Dean Thomas has taken his first pole position of the season after beating stuart Easton's ex factory Monstermob Ducati 999 to the best qualifying time by 0.086...

TT: Proddie 1000 result

TT: Proddie 1000 result

Production 1000cc result: 1) Bruce Anstey. 2) John McGuinness 3) Jason Griffiths. 4) Ian Lougher. 5) Adrian Archibald. 6) Richard Britton 7) Mark Parrett. 8) Gary Carswell. 9) Ian Armstrong. 10) Nigel...

Look beyond the obvious

Look beyond the obvious

Sometimes you just have to look a little further to find what you're looking for.

Anstey sets F1 pace

Anstey sets F1 pace

Bruce Ansty put in the fastest lap of the final practice before the Formula 1 TT race on the Isle of Man. Ansty put in a fastest lap of 125.01mph, leaving John McGuinness with the fastest lap of this...

Think I'm funny?

Think I'm funny?

Think I'm funny? Do I amuse you?

She's looking enigmatic

She's looking enigmatic

A very enigmatic looking brolly babe today

TT: 125cc/400cc results

TT: 125cc/400cc results

Isle of Man TT Ultra Lightweight 125cc results: 1) Chris Palmer. 2) Robert Dunlop. 3) Nigel Beattie. 4) Garry Bennett. 5) Matt Jackson. 6) Mark Tyrrell. 7) Jon Vincent. 8) Ted Roebuck. 9) Trevor...

Jefferies memorial lap

Jefferies memorial lap

Riders from across the UK converged on the roads of the Isle of Man on Sunday to ride a lap of the course in memory of Dave Jefferies. Jefferies died in practice for last year's TT. He was a multiple...

Italian MotoGP results

Italian MotoGP results

Race Positions: Valentino Rossi, Sete Gibernau, Max Biaggi, Troy Bayliss, Ruben Xaus, Alex Barros, Norick Abe, Loris Capirossi, Marco Melandri, Shane Byrne, Neil Hodgson, Colin Edwards, Nobuatsu Aoki,...

Charter a flight to the TT

Charter a flight to the TT

Even with practice under way, it’s not too late to arrange a trip to this year’s Isle of Man TT. We’re still offering day (and night) trips by ferry. Click here for details.

IoM F1 TT results

IoM F1 TT results

Next year the F1 race will be dropped to bring the TT classes in line with the FIM championships. Dave Molyneux and Daniel Sayle took their Honda sidecar to Molyneux's ninth win on the TT after...

TT Friday practice times

TT Friday practice times

Formula One: Anstey, 125.01mph; Archibald, 124.48mph; Lougher, 124.02mph. Junior 600:Ryan Farquhar, 118.55mph; Chris Heath, 118.25mph; Richard Britton, 118.16mph. Production 1000: John McGuinness,...

McGuinness wins F1 TT

McGuinness wins F1 TT

Next year the F1 race will be dropped to bring the TT classes in line with the FIM championships. Dave Molyneux and Daniel Sayle took their Honda sidecar to Molyneux's ninth win on the TT after...

Thruxton BSB results

Thruxton BSB results

Race 1: Rutter, Reynolds, Emmett, Lavilla, Thomas, Smart Mason, Ellison, Hill, Clarke, Coxhell, Buckingham, Kiyonari, Kirkham, Easton, Corke, Hobbs, Donald, Brogan, Martin, Platt, Hitchcox, Bryce DNF:...

Rain hits TT practice

Rain hits TT practice

The Thursday afternoon (June 3,2004) Isle of Man TT practice session was cancelled due to prevailing weather conditions. The cancellation was announced by Neil Hanson, the clerk of the course, and the...

Step aside, sir

Step aside, sir

Who wants to tell him it was his brolly babe we wanted to pose for us?

Anstey wins Proddie TT

Anstey wins Proddie TT

Bruce Anstey has won the Production TT today, Tuesday June 8, after the race was postponed from Monday. The New Zealander overcame an early challenge to win at record lap and race speed, with an...

The rear guard

The rear guard

Even from behind the babes have to be in top form

Rutter and Emmett win

Rutter and Emmett win

Michael Rutter continued the success of the HM Plant Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade by taking the win in the first race at the Thruxton round of the British Superbike championship and second place in the...