2005

Spot the model...

Spot the model...

If you're trying to spot the model, the clue is to pick the one with the designer stubble...

Byrne confirms for BSB

Byrne confirms for BSB

Shane Byrne has been officially confirmed to return to British Superbikes in 2006 for the Rizla Suzuki team. 'Shakey' Byrne, 28, won the BSB championship in 2003, before racing in MotoGP for two...

Winter babe?

Winter babe?

At least British MotoGP star James Ellison has the sense to wrap up warm.... Discovered MCN Auctions? Click here.

Look into her eyes...

Look into her eyes...

isn't it strange the way her eyes follow you about the room? Sadly we couldn't persuade the rest of her to follow us back to our hotel room...... Discovered MCN Auctions? Click here.

MCN Fantasy winners

MCN Fantasy winners

The winners of the 2005 MCN fantasy Road Race competition have now been anounced, with the winner receiving a Honda CBR600RR worth over £7000 supplied by Castrol. The winner is Mr Ray Merrit of...

Pretty as a picture

Pretty as a picture

If you're sponsored by a camera firm, you have to look pretty. And so does your brolly girl...

Toseland tests Ten Kate

Toseland tests Ten Kate

James Toseland's first taste of his 2006 works Honda FireBlade has been lashed by rain on today, as the 2004 World Superbike champ tested at Valencia in Spain. The 24-year-old former Ducati man...

Suzuki test washed out

Suzuki test washed out

Chris Vermeulen’s Thursday (Nov 10) test with Suzuki’s MotoGP team had to be abandoned on as strong winds swept rain showers across an increasingly slippery Valencia circuit. He and John...

Vanessa goes online

Vanessa goes online

Vanessa helps out with the live MCN webcam at the NEC motorcycle show

Dirt Bike Show preview

Dirt Bike Show preview

Aprilia will launch its revolutionary V-twin RXV and SXV dirt bikes to UK riders at the Dirt Bike Show which opens at Stoneleigh on November 17. You'll see the 2006 ranges from Beta, Bombardier,...

Rutter signs for Stobart

Rutter signs for Stobart

Michael Rutter will ride a Honda Fireblade in the 2006 British Superbike championship, but it will be for Stobart motorsport rather than his former employers at HM Plant. The 32-year-old will ride...

An alarming babe

An alarming babe

We can only guess at two reasons why the Clifford alarm stand was so popular at the NEC SHow.... Discovered MCN Auctions? Click here.

Back in black

Back in black

The MotoGP season might have ended for 2005, and the NEC Show is now over, but we've got a whole backlog of young ladies to keep us going until the MCN London Show in January.... Discovered MCN...

Internet over babes?

Either that gentleman with the laptop is sorting out last minute datalogging, or completing a tense game of solitaire before the race starts.... Discovered MCN Auctions? Click here.

Two MCN classics....

Two MCN classics....

The Ducati 916 was voted the best bike of the last 50 years by MCn readers at the 2005 MCN Awards. Meanwhile you can also vote for Adele as the best MCN babe at the International Motorcycle Show (see...

Taking a babe break...

Taking a babe break...

The beautiful Hannah has been working so hard that we thought she deserved a little lay down.... Discovered MCN Auctions? Click here...

Babe boosts energy

More energy? Well, she's certainly helped perk us up this morning... Discovered MCN Auctions? Click here.

Yamaha retain Haga

Yamaha retain Haga

Noriyuki Haga and Andrew Pitt will both stay with the Yamaha Motor Italia team in World Superbikes in 2006. The updated YZF-R1 will be the base for the 2006 camapign, with initial tests taking place...

Diablo 666 at the NEC

Diablo 666 at the NEC

James Hutchins from the MCN supported Diablo 666 World Endurance team was at the NEC for the final day of the show to meet his fans and get a snap taken with the MCN Babes. The team’s Kawasaki...

Martin tumour scare

Martin tumour scare

Foggy Petronas WSB rider Steve Martin is now glad he crashed in the last round of the season after a scan of his injured kidneys revealed a previously unnoticed tumour. Martin crashed out of the race...

Checa RCV test disaster

Checa RCV test disaster

Carlos Checa made a disastrous Honda RCV debut this morning at Valencia. The Spaniard crashed on only his third lap at turn three as he returned to Michelin tyres after a season with Bridgestone on...

Melandri wins in Valencia

Melandri wins in Valencia

Marco Melandri has won the final MotoGP race of the year at Valencia. The Italian rider lead the race from start to finish after getting the best start. Hayden was on his tale throughout but could...

Gibernau on Spanish pole

Gibernau on Spanish pole

Sete Gibernau has qualified on pole position for the final race of the 2005 MotoGP season, which takes place at Valencia in Spain on Sunday, November 6, 2005. The Spanish Movistar Honda rider...

Vermeulen tests Suzuki

Vermeulen tests Suzuki

Chris Vermeulen made his Suzuki GSV-R debut on Monday (Nov 7) as preparations for the 2006 MotoGP world championship kicked off in Valencia – less than 24 hours after the final race. The...

Friday practice in Spain

Friday practice in Spain

Marco Melandri was fastest in second free practice for the Valencia season finale MotoGP, on Friday (Nov 4). His time of 1.33.464 beat Carlos Checa's FP1-topping time by a fraction. Checa clocked...

Northpoint go official

Northpoint go official

Northpoint Honda Racing will compete as Honda Racing’s officially supported Supersport entry in next year’s British championship aboard CBR600RRs. Current champion Leon Camier is the...

Meet MCN babe Lisa

Meet MCN babe Lisa

Another day, another beautiful MCN girl at the NEC Show. Read more about Lisa here. Discovered MCN Auctions

Vanessa is babe of the day

Vanessa is babe of the day

Meet MCN babe Vanessa, who is not only representing us at the NEC all week, but also is the part owner of the British Superstock team! You can read her profile, and vote for the best babe of the NEC,...

Silverstone voted No1

Silverstone voted No1

Silverstone has been named the Bennetts British Superbike championship fans’ favourite circuit of 2005. Fans cast their votes online and in a questionnaire circulated at race rounds.

Melandri mobbed at NEC

Melandri mobbed at NEC

Honda GP rider Marco Melandri got completely mobbed at the NEC motorcycle show today, Tuesday November 1. The Telefonica Movistar rider came to the show to meet fans and sign autographs on the Honda...

Rossi goes retro

Rossi goes retro

Valentino Rossi will be racing in the traditional red, yellow and white Yamaha racing colours at this weekend’s Valencia GP. The Yamaha team has decided to go with the retro colours for the...

Shakey loses GP ride

Shakey loses GP ride

Shakey Byrne’s topsy-turvy season took another dramatic twist today (Nov 1) when his deal to ride the Camel Honda RC211V at Valencia this weekend fell apart. The team did a last-minute U-turn...

Meet Jess and Nikki

Meet Jess and Nikki

Jess and Nikki are just two of the stunning MCN Babe Squad at the International Motorcycle and Scooter Show.... Find out more about them here. Discovered MCN Auctions yet? Click here.

Haydon holds GSX-R ride

Haydon holds GSX-R ride

James Haydon is holding on to his Rizla Suzuki GSX-R1000 ride in the British Superbike Championship for 2006. Haydon joined the team mid-way through the 2005 season and, says the team, played a key...

Bike ban comes closer

Bike ban comes closer

Bikes are about to be banned from greenlanes – unsurfaced roads which comprise about 5% of the England and Wales’s road networks. The Motor Cycle Industry Association – which...

Meet the MCN babes...

Meet the MCN babes...

All of these lovely young ladies are at the NEC Show all week, and you can get your picture taken with them, or take a seat on the MCN sofa.... And if you want a personal message sent out on our...