2006

Bayliss does Brit double

Bayliss does Brit double

Troy Bayliss has completed a World Superbike double with two wins at the Silverstone round of the championship on Sunday, May 28, 2006. Bayliss had to fight hard in both races to overcome a strong...

Heidolf to miss GPs

German 250cc GP racer Dirk Heidolf will miss the Italian GP on Sunday, June 4 2006, following a crash in testing. The Kiefer Bos Racing rider was testing at the Sachsenring when he highsided and injured his right scaphoid and bruised his left ankle. Quality Bikes for Sale: Click here. MCN and user bike reviews. Click here. Browse over 1700 product reviews. Click here. Heidolf will undergo...

Making the babes smile

Making the babes smile

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Fancy a roll-up?

Fancy a roll-up?

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Iddon takes SM win

Iddon takes SM win

Christian Iddon took two wins in the SM1 class at the opening round of the Moto GB British Supermotard Championship at Cadwell Park on Saturday, May 20, despite switching from his Apirlia GP bike to...

Mondello BSB wash-out

Mondello BSB wash-out

The Mondello Park round of the British Superbike championship was canceled on Sunday after heavy rain caused the track to flood. Circuit staff tried desperately to drain the water from the track,...

Toseland wins World Cup

Toseland wins World Cup

In the build-up to the Silverstone round of the World Superbike championship at Silverstone from May 26-28, 2006, James Toseland has already claimed a footballing victory against his WSB rivals. ...

Brolly good babe...

Brolly good babe...

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Pretty as a picture...

Pretty as a picture...

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MotoGP results: Le Mans

MotoGP results: Le Mans

Marco Melandri took the win at the Le Mans GP in a race that saw Valentino Rossi retire for the second time in a row. MotoGP finishing positions: Marco MELANDRI Loris CAPIROSSI Dani PEDROSA Casey...

MX crash for Carmichael

MX crash for Carmichael

Ricky Carmichael had to settle for second place following a first lap crash, as he begins his final season of competitve AMA motocross. The reigning champion took the holeshot, but lost the front end...

Club racer report: 5

Club racer report: 5

We're covering the fortunes of club racer Nigel Baines as he competes in both the New Era and Wirral 100 championships, and his latest outing was the New Era Superclub round three at Oulton Park: ...

Eyeing up the talent...

Eyeing up the talent...

We're sure they're just trying to deicde which stunningly handsome and suave Motor Cycle News journalist to try and seduce.... Or in reality, trying to spot the lunch being brough into the...

Babes are still smiling

Babes are still smiling

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Blog: In the Ten Kate pit

Angus Farquhar is spending the weekend working in the Winston Ten Kate World Superbike garage with James Toseland at Silverstone: I’ve just finished my first day at Silverstone and it’s pretty amazing to see what it is like behind the scenes at a meeting like this. When you sit in the grandstands or watch it at home on telly it’s really hard to appreciate just how much work...

Brit wins in Japan

Brit wins in Japan

British off-roader Billy Mackenzie has won the MX2 class at the Grand Prix of Japan at Sugo, one year after taking his maiden victory at the same track. In the first race, Mackenzie, 22, seized the...

Win MX tickets

Win MX tickets

We’ve got a pair of tickets to give away to each of the three rounds of the Rhayader evening motocross series in Wales. The series takes place on Wednesday evenings throughout the summer and...

Blog: Substitute racer

Blog: Substitute racer

Mr Neeves is away racing his long-term GSXR1000 in France; therefore I’ve taken his seat in the Bracken KTM 660 cup. He didn’t need to ask me twice, I nearly bit his arm off, but on...

Fantasy race month 3

The third Game Month of Fantasy Road Race 2006 commenced with the MotoGP meeting in France and the BSB race weekend at Mondello Park, although adverse weather conditions ultimately caused the cancellation of the latter. At Le Mans, Valentino Rossi looked all set for his second race victory of the season before mechanical problems resulted in his retirement for the second successive race. This...

Three wise babes...

Three wise babes...

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Kiyo seals Mondello pole

Kiyo seals Mondello pole

RUICHI Kiyonari confirmed his pace around the twisty Mondello track in securing pole for tomorrow’s two Bennett’s BSB races here. The HM Plant Honda rider sits ahead of Shane Byrne and...

Hodgson's year improves

Hodgson's year improves

Britain's Neil Hodgson had a positive race weekend at the Infineon Raceway on May 20-21, as Suzuki's Ben Spies took a fifth and sixth consecutive win. Spies led from the start of both 28 lap races to...

WSB: Silverstone Friday

WSB: Silverstone Friday

WSB First qualifying: Troy Bayliss and Troy Corser dominated the first qualifying session for Silverstone WSB despite big crashes for Bayliss and Toseland. Toseland, Chris Walker and Bayliss all...

Suzuki wins at Albecete

Suzuki wins at Albecete

The Suzuki Castrol team of Keiichi Kitagwa, Matthieu Lagrive and Vincent Philippe has won the Albacete 8 Hour endurance race. The team ran a consistent race despite drama from the start when a...

Melandri wins - Rossi out

Melandri wins - Rossi out

Marco Melandri took the win at the Le Mans GP in a race that saw Valentino Rossi retire for the second time in a row. The race was dominated by a two way battle between Rossi and Dani Pedrosa until...

Rossi stays in MotoGP

Rossi stays in MotoGP

Valentino Rossi has turned his back on a multi-million pound switch to Formula One in 2007 by confirming today he is to continue racing on two wheels in the MotoGP world championship. The 27-year-old...

Pedrosa on French pole

Pedrosa on French pole

Dani Pedrosa notched up his second consecutive pole position today when he set the fastest qualifying time for tomorrow’s French MotoGP race at Le Mans. The Spanish Repsol Honda star, who won...

Rossi wins sport award

Rossi wins sport award

Valentino Rossi has been awarded the 'Spirit of Sport' award at the annual Laureus World Sports Awards in Barcelona on Monday, May 22. The 'Spirit of Sport' award was present to the Camel Yamaha...

Babes with Buells

Babes with Buells

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BLOG: A very surreal day

BLOG: A very surreal day

So this week we're deep in the middle of hunting down some new bikes that are on the distant horizon, digging around in hushed conversations with factory people who should really know better but still...

NW200: Plater's double

NW200: Plater's double

Honda's Steve Plater took a double win in today's sun-baked NW200 Superbike races. More than 70,000 people watched as the HM Plant Honda FireBlade rider pushed through the pack to chase down Michael...

Brolly babe security...

Brolly babe security...

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BLOG: The world of sport

BLOG: The world of sport

The way the year is shaping up It’s been another turbulent few days in bike racing, with all three of the main series that we cover here at MCN throwing up more than a few interesting stories,...

A wry smile....

A wry smile....

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MotoGP: China results

MotoGP: China results

250cc race results. 1. Hector Barbera. 2. Andrea Dovizioso. 3. Hiroshi Aoyama. 4. Jorge Lorenzo. 5. Yuki Takahashi. 6. Marco Simoncelli. 7. Roberto Locatelli. 8. Shuhei Aoyama. 9. Anthony West. 10.

Statuesque babe

Statuesque babe

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