2005

Best foot forward

Best foot forward

The new year is a time for new starts, so why not begin by putting your best foot forward?

White in the middle

White in the middle

Feeling patriotic? That's why we dressed these girls in red, white and blue. (Also works if you are French)

Wind hampers Dakar

Wind hampers Dakar

The wind was what caused the most problems in stage six of the Dakar – that and the kitchen tent burning down. This was the first stage of the race held on soft sand and as if riding through...

Classic race awards

Classic race awards

The International Historic Motorsport Show is now looking for nominations for its Historic Motorsport Awards, which gives awards to people, race meetings, clubs and classic vehicles. Anyone is...

No need to sulk....

No need to sulk....

All we did was to ask what was under that jacket....

Fog halts Dakar bikes

Fog halts Dakar bikes

Amid much anticipation the Dakar finally hit Africa yesterday evening, but the excitement was short lived for the bikes as heavy fog prevented them from even starting the stage this morning. The fog...

Are you a Vulcan?

Are you a Vulcan?

What a strange way to give a salute....

Hodgson hot in Daytona

Hodgson hot in Daytona

A dramatic second day of the three-day AMA Superbike test at Daytona saw Neil Hodgson finish the session third quickest as pace-setter, Yoshimura Suzuki's Mat Mladin, was knocked unconscious in a...

Hodgson second in tests

Hodgson second in tests

Neil Hodgson finished the final session of the three day AMA Superbike test at Daytona second on the time sheets, with a time of 1:40.711. British former MotoGP rider and World Superbike champion...

Jordan bosses bike team

Jordan bosses bike team

American basketball legend and sometime film star Michael Jordan has announced he will run a team of Suzuki GSX-R1000s in the AMA Superbike championship. Keen biker Jordan owns a Ducati 998 and 999...

Hodgson starts AMA test

Hodgson starts AMA test

Neil Hodgson has shown early promise on day one of the Daytona tyre test which marks the start of the AMA Superbike season. At the end of the first day of testing, the top two times belonged to the...

Chili on WSB Fireblade

Chili on WSB Fireblade

After months of rumours Frankie Chili has finally confirmed that he will be riding a Fireblade in World Supebikes this year. The Italian was forced to abandon the Ducati 998/999 hybrid he ran last...

Exclusive Rossi interview

Exclusive Rossi interview

Valentino Rossi says Honda has a series of secret plans which could revolutionise motorcycling. The Yamaha riding world champion reveals how he heard about them when he raced for Honda – and...

Kurtis Roberts to AMA

Kurtis Roberts to AMA

Kurtis Roberts has accepted an offer to ride in the 2005 AMA Superbike Championship just minutes before a soft deadline for new riders. Roberts will ride a Honda CBR1000RR for the Erion Honda team,...