June

Raining agin...

Raining agin...

Even gorgeous babes can't cheer you up when the weather is this bad

Double the pleasure...

Double the pleasure...

What's better than one gorgeous brolly babe? W're thinking two gorgeous brolly babes...

Manx entries revealed

Manx entries revealed

Two past winners of the TT and at least 14 former winners of the Manx are are included in the entry list for this August's Manx Grand Prix. The two former TT winners are Chris Palmer, who took...

Now there's enthusiasm

Now there's enthusiasm

They're a cheerful lot, these racers.

Writing's on the babes

Writing's on the babes

We though the writing was on the wall, but instead it's ended up on the babes...

BMW ladies off-road day

BMW ladies off-road day

After noticing more and more women coming on its off road skills course BMW has decided to offer a course just for the fairer sex. The school uses BMW F650GS bikes to give people a good knowledge in...

French MX wins for KTM

French MX wins for KTM

Round nine of the World Motocross championship took place at St Jean d'Angely in France, with KTM factory riders taking wins in both MX1 and MX2 classes. British rider Carl Nunn also put his KTM on...

Don't hide away...

Don't hide away...

Some brolly babes always push themselves to the front for any picture. Other prefer to lurk behind the rider...in this case Karl Muggeridge.

Babe protects your bike

Babe protects your bike

This has to be the best way of protecting your tank from scratches or marks that we have ever seen.

Haydon on top at Croft

Haydon on top at Croft

James Haydon has shown that he is settling in to his new role at Rizla Suzuki by setting the fastest lap at the Dunlop Croft test. Hayden set a best lap of 1:21.3 using a new set of Ohlins gas forks...

Trouble for Sendo

Trouble for Sendo

Steve Plater’s Sendo Kawasaki squad were absent from the Knockhill round of British Superbikes, despite Plater turning up to the Scottish track. The team’s main sponsor, Sendo, is...

Kiyonari does the double

Kiyonari does the double

The HM Plant Honda duo of Ryuichi Kiyonari and Michael Rutter dominated the Knockhill round of British Superbikes with Kiyonari taking two wins and Rutter two second places. In both races it was the...

Kiyonari on pole

Kiyonari on pole

Ryuichi Kiyonari has taken pole positions for the Kockhill round of British Superbikes finishing just ahead fo team-mate Michael Rutter. The HM Plant Honda pair have dominated the season so far and...

Corser on pole

Corser on pole

Troy Corser has taken the pole position for the Misano round of the World Superbike championship. Corser set a best lap of 1:36.135 beating Honda rider Chris Vermeulen in to second place. Regis...

Laconi tops WSB practice

Laconi tops WSB practice

Ducati has dominated the first practice session for the Misano round of the world sueprbike championship with Regis Laconi setting the fastest lap, just ahead of team-mate James Toseland. Laconi set...

Corser tops first day

Corser tops first day

Troy Corser has taken provisional pole position after the first qualifying session at the Misano round of the World Superbike championship. The Ducati squad dominated the opening practice but Regis...

Double win for Laconi

Double win for Laconi

Regis Laconi took a double win at the Misano round of the World Superbike championship. The French rider led both races to an identical first-four order with Chris Vermeulen taking two second places,...

Brits to race Suzuka

Brits to race Suzuka

The British Diablo 666 World Endurance team will compete at the Suzuka 8 Hour endurance race in Japan on July 31 due to their high placing in the Endruance championship. The team hadn't planned to...

Melandri tops practice

Melandri tops practice

Marco Melandri has taken the top spot in the final practice session for the Assen round of the MotoGP world championship. Melandri beat Thursday’s fastest lap, set by Loris Capirossi, by more...

Rossi wins at Assen

Rossi wins at Assen

Valentino Rossi has won the Dutch round of the MotoGP championship despite a valiant effort from Honda rider Marco Melandri. Melandri lead from the begining of the race while Rossi was back in fifth...

Melandri wipes out Biaggi

Melandri wipes out Biaggi

Marco Melandri was denied his final qualifying lap at the Assen MotoGP round after dramatically colliding with fellow Honda rider Max Biaggi. Biaggi had worn out his tyres several laps before the end...

Haydon debuts for Rizla

Haydon debuts for Rizla

James Haydon got his first outing as an official Rizla Suzuki rider on Thursday as both Rizla and Airwaves Ducati spent the day testing at Donington Park. Both teams came away from the track positive...

A cheeky smile...

A cheeky smile...

With such a lovely smile, this young lady certainly has big things in front of her...

Gus Scott funeral details

Gus Scott funeral details

Gus Scott’s funeral is being held on Tuesday June 21 at 1pm at St Oswald’s Church, Burneside, near Kendal, Cumbria. The freelance journalist and racer died while competing in last...

Happy in her work...

Happy in her work...

Then again, plenty of race fans would be pretty chuffed to be stood around a race paddock all day...

The brolly babe hierachy

The brolly babe hierachy

As also seen in the hierachy of the 'chavette' or 'Chatham Girl', the bigger the earring, the higher the status among brolly girls.

Not the hair.....

Not the hair.....

One way to avoid the windswept look....

Noble heads British MX

Noble heads British MX

RWJ Honda rider James Noble leads the MX1 Maxxis British Motocross Championship after taking 3rd overall at Desertmartin in Northern Ireland for round five of eight in the 2005 campaign. Factory Red...

A bit nippy...

A bit nippy...

It must have been a bit nippy that day....

Standing tall...

Standing tall...

It's like the land of the 50ft women in the race paddock. Odd, considering most racers are rather vertically challenged.

Testing, testing....

Testing, testing....

Hello, can you hear me? Probably not when you've got your finger wedged in your ear....

Bid for Chili's leathers

Bid for Chili's leathers

How do you fancy getting your hands on a set of Frankie Chili’s leathers and raising a bit of cash for charity at the same time? In our new MCN Auctions section we have got the leathers worn by...

Toseland tops Brno test

Toseland tops Brno test

Yamaha and Ducati have been testing new parts at Brno, in the Czech Republic this week, ahead of next weekend’s round at Misano. Yamaha tested a new gearbox, chassis settings and tyre...

Rossi tops first practice

Rossi tops first practice

Valentino Rossi has topped the first practice session for the Assen round of the MotoGP world championship. Rossi dominated the dry session, beating Sete Gibernau to the fastest time by 0.7 seconds. ...

Capirossi tops 1st day

Capirossi tops 1st day

Loris Capriossi has topped the first day of practice at the Dutch round of the MotoGP world championship. Capirossi took his Ducati to the fastest lap of the Assen track on his last time round...

McGuinness wins Senior

McGuinness wins Senior

John McGuinness has become the only man to win two races in the 2005 Isle of Man TT taking his second win in Friday’s Senior TT, setting a new lap record in the process. After taking victory in...