2004

Brno first qualifying

Brno first qualifying

Times from the first qualifying session for the Czech Republic GP: MotoGP: 1) Checa 2:11.188. 2) Bayliss 2:11.969. 3) Gibernau 2:12.261. 4) Capirossi 2:12.785. 5) Barros 2:13.286. 6) Roberts 2:13.345.

Manx GP begins

Manx GP begins

The first practice session for this year’s Manx GP got underway on the Isle of Man on Saturday, September 21, with a new safety regime seeing the newcomers treated to a guided lap before the...

Brno GP begins

Brno GP begins

The first session of free practice for the Czech GP at Brno is due to take place this morning (August 20) – so keep checking back for the latest times. Qualifying is on Friday afternoon, the...

US MotoGP for 2005

US MotoGP for 2005

America will host a MotoGP round in 2005 at Laguna Seca in California. It will be the first time the championship has returned to the USA since 1994, and marks the start of a five-year run agreed in...

Gibernau wins in Brno

Gibernau wins in Brno

Sete Gibernau has won Sunday's Czech grand prix, leading the race from start to finish. The Spaniard started the race from pole position and kept his lead throughout, but Valentino Rossi worked him...

Wet Brno benefits Checa

Wet Brno benefits Checa

Carlos Checa made the best of a wet qualifying session at Brno for the Czech GP, putting his Yamaha into provisional pole position. But the biggest suprises were in the top ten. Factory Ducati riders...

2005 MotoGP dates

2005 MotoGP dates

The provisional dates for next year’s MotoGP season have been announced, with the new US round of the championship taking place in July without the 250 or 125 bikes present. Next year’s...

KTM confirm 250GP entry

KTM confirm 250GP entry

KTM has officially announced an entry into the 250cc Road Racing World Championship in 2005, with Casey Stoner likely to move up a class. The Austrian firm confirmed the decision at the Czech Grand...

Gibernau on pole

Gibernau on pole

Sete Gibernau has taken pole position for the Czech GP in a rain drenched qualifying session at Brno. Carlos Checa looked set to hold on to pole position with the time that he set during a dry spell...

Bid for MotoGP passes

Bid for MotoGP passes

MotoGP paddock passes for the Estoril and Valencia GPs are up for grabs in a unique charity auction. Race fans know how tricky it is to get their hands on a MotoGP paddock pass. You certainly can't...

Jumping through hoops

Jumping through hoops

The fashion for hooped earrings has spread from Essex and Kent to race grids around the world...

Green is the colour

Green is the colour

Green is the colour of envy, the colour of Ireland, and also lovely Kawasaki brolly babes.

Croft BSB results

Croft BSB results

Full results from the British Superbike round at Croft in North Yrokshire. BSB Race One: 1) Michael Rutter. 2) Yukio Kagayama. 3) Scott Smart. 4) Ryuichi Kiyonari. 5) John Reynolds. 6) James Haydon.

Suzukis fastest at Croft

Suzukis fastest at Croft

Yukio Kagayama finished 0.433 seconds faster than Rizla Suzuki team-mate John Reynolds in the practice sessions for this weekends British Superbike racing at Croft in north Yorkshire. A wet first...

Croft final qualifying

Croft final qualifying

Final qualifying positions for the Croft round of the British Superbike Championship on Sunday, August 15. British Superbikes: 1) Yukio Kagayama 1:20.904. 2) Michael Rutter 1:20.950. 3) James Haydon...

Pretty in pink

Pretty in pink

There's not many girls that can get away with a bright pink outfit. Fortunately we've found one of the rare exceptions. Discuss the Babe of the Day, here.

Twins times two

Twins times two

OK, so strictly speaking there aren't any twins here. But if you squint a bit, the matching clothing might just convince you... Discuss the babe of the day, here.

Kagayama Croft pole

Kagayama Croft pole

Yukio Kagayama broke the Corft lap record on his way to pole position for Sunday's British Superbike races at the North Yorkshire circuit. The Japanese Rizla Suzuki rider shaved four seconds off the...

Not a laughing matter

Not a laughing matter

What's so funny then girls? Have Your Say about the Babe of the Day, here.

Put your heads together

Put your heads together

Two heads are always better than one; particularly when they are attached to attractive young ladies in Lycra!

Standing in shadows

Standing in shadows

Somewhere in the background there's a grid full of bikes....

Hunt on for old boys

A motorsports club is aiming to bring together members from its 70-year history. Wakefield and District Motor Sports Club is having a reunion dinner dance on October 30 to celebrate its 70th anniversary. To find out more e-mail derekslater2004@yahoo.co.uk

McCarthy dies in Oz

McCarthy dies in Oz

Double British Supersport championship runner up Kirk McCarthy died in hospital on Sunday night (August 15) after a crash at the final Australian supersport championship round. He was runner up in...

Croft double for Rutter

Croft double for Rutter

Michael Rutter made the most of a mistake by leader Yukio Kagayama to take the win in race one at Croft on Sunday August 15, before overcoming a three bike battle to complete the British Superbikes...

BMW ends race series

BMW ends race series

BMW has announced this will be the last season of the BoxerCup. The flat-twins have delivered close, exciting racing as part of the MotoGP tour. Two road-replica models have been available in limited...

Thief!

Thief!

So that's where the last bin-bag went...

British Motocross on TV

British Motocross on TV

The 2004 Maxxis British Motocross Championship will get television coverage on Channel 4 this year, starting with the opening round on August 12. Each round will be the subject of a 24-minute...

Walk this way

Walk this way

It's quite unusual to see beautiful women coming in our direction. Normally they're running the other way...

A bit of a squeeze

A bit of a squeeze

How did she get in to those pants?

GB miss speedway title

SWEDEN won the Speedway World Cup for the second year running at Poole Stadium on Saturday, August 7. The Swede’s scored 49 points beating Great Britain by just one point to lift the Ove Fundin Trophy. Scores and Scorers of the 2004 FIM Euphony Speedway World Cup Final: SWEDEN 49 1. Mikael Max 7 2. Tony Rickardsson 12 3. Antonio Lindback 9 4. Andreas Jonsson 7 5. Peter Karlsson 12...

Taking names

Taking names

"So are your names really Jamie Whitham and Carl Fogarty?"

Those eyes

Those eyes

Those eyes certainly got our attention

BSB charity football

BSB charity football

The stars of the British Superbike championship will take on the Motorsport Media in a charity football match at Northallerton Town Football Club on Friday, August 13. The game coincides with the...

Always check your rear

Always check your rear

They may not have the correct clothes for riding, but at least they understand the importance of performing life-saver rear checks. Have Your Say about these babes. Click here

What's going on here?

What's going on here?

We're assured it's innocent, honest....

Brands WSB faces axe?

Brands WSB faces axe?

Sunday may have seen the last Brands Hatch WSB round ever. The contract between championship organisers and the circuit owner finished with Sunday's race and the two sides have been unable to reach...