2006

2007 BSB riders

2007 BSB riders

2007 British Supersport confirmed riders: Centurion Racing Honda: Pete Spalding. 2007 British Supersport Cup confirmed riders: Centurion Racing Honda: James Westmoreland As the season ends and riders...

Wet weather babe...

Wet weather babe...

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Simeon moves up

Simeon moves up

Superstock’s 600 European Champion, Xavier Simeon will make the move up to the 1000 FIM Category for the 2007 season. The Belgian rider, who won five races in the 2006 series, has signed a...

Rossi flying at 800 test

Rossi flying at 800 test

Valentino Rossi has gone fastest in the first test of the 800cc MotoGP era. The former world champion rode both his 800 and 990 bikes in the same test on Wednesday at Valencia, managing to beat the...

All change for Hopkins

All change for Hopkins

Rizla Suzuki rider John Hopkins and F1 driver Tonio Liuzzi could not resist the opportunity to swap machines during testing at Valencia this week. Both Hopkins and Liuzzi, who drives for Scuderia...

USA tickets on sale

USA tickets on sale

Tickets went on sale for the 2007 Red Bull US Grand Prix on Wednesday, November 1. The race, which will once again be held at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, is scheduled for July 20 to 22. All...

Pedrosa fastest in Spain

Pedrosa fastest in Spain

Dani Pedrosa topped the timesheets on the final day of testing the new 800cc MotoGP bikes in Valencia. The Repsol Honda rider managed a 1:32.66 lap around the circuit in Spain just 0.03 seconds...

2007 MotoGP riders

2007 MotoGP riders

125cc confirmed riders: KTM: Tomoyoshi Koyama.250cc confirmed riders: Humangest Honda: Yuki Takahashi Wurth Honda BQR: Pablo Nieto. Aleix Espargaro.Now that the season is coming to an end, riders are...

No GP return for Neil

No GP return for Neil

Neil Hodgson has turned his back on a sensational return to the MotoGP paddock after turning down an offer to rejoin the D’Antin Ducati team in 2007. The 32-year-old was linked with the ride...

Pourcel double win

Pourcel double win

MX2 World Champion Christophe Pourcel continued his top form with a double victory at the final Japanese Championship meeting last Sunday. Pourcel, who will become a full factory-supported rider for...

View from the side

View from the side

The best of the vest

Royal Blue

Royal Blue

Ahead of the game

Motocross on TV

The final round of the Colin Appleyard British Trials Championship from Skyrakes near Bradford is to be screened on TV this weekend. The Championship class was settled at Kinlochleven with Graham Jarvis taking the honours, so the battle was then on for final placings. In the Expert class four Championship points separated Joe Baker, Dan Thorpe and Sam Haslam before the trial, and just three...

Winstanley dominant

Winstanley dominant

Matt Winstanley continued his dominance in the British Supermoto Championship round at Rowrah by winning all three races. The SM1 and SM2 champion made a clean sweep at the weekend with the two...

Umbrella twins

Umbrella twins

Teaming up for the day

In full focus

In full focus

Calm and collected

Biaggi a happy man

Biaggi a happy man

Max Biaggi ended his first testing session with Team Alstare Suzuki Corona Extra a happy man following more than a year away from circuit racing. The Italian has spent the three days on the GSX-R1000...

Biaggi delights fans

Biaggi delights fans

Fans of World Superbikes have had their first glimpse of Max Biaggi on his new Team Alstare Suzuki Corona GSX-R1000. The Italian took to the Vallelunga circuit on Saturday, October 28 near his home...

Jacque back to Kawasaki

Jacque back to Kawasaki

Former world champion Olivier Jacque has returned to Kawasaki and MotoGP full time for 2007, to ride alongside fellow countryman Randy de Puniet. Puniet, 25, will stay with the team for his second...

Guintoli in Ellison out

Guintoli in Ellison out

The wave of rider movements continues with MotoGP’s Tech 3 Team the latest to confirm their line up for 2007. Current test rider and 250cc competitor Sylvian Guintoli will join up with Makoto...

Yamaha retain Edwards

Yamaha retain Edwards

Colin Edwards will stay as team-mate to Valentino Rossi for 2007, retaining his place with the Yamaha Factory team for a third year. The 32-year-old American has a one-year agreement for his third...

Moto GP Qualifying

Moto GP Qualifying

Valentino Rossi will be heading into turn one of the Valencia GP from pole position this afternoon. Rossi took pole yesterday by nearly a quarter of a second from the suprise package of the weekend,...

Smith is top Rookie

Smith is top Rookie

A teenager from Oxfordshire has won the Rookie of the Year title in this season’s World 125cc Grand Prix Championship. Bradley Smith was awarded with the accolade at the Grand Prix awards...

Hayden wins GP title

Hayden wins GP title

In one of the most memorable races in Moto GP history, Nicky Hayden has clinched the World championship. From the start Troy Bayliss took the lead, which he held to the flag to win the final race of...

New deal for organisers

New deal for organisers

IRTA and MotoGP rights holders, Dorna Sports, have signed a new agreement to prolong their relationship for a further five years. The format of race meetings is set to continue with both parties...

Lorenzo takes 250 title

Lorenzo takes 250 title

Jorge Lorenzo has taken the 250cc World Championship with a fourth position in Valencia today. Roberto Locatelli led the race from the green light until he was caught by Alex De Angelis and Hiroshi...

Watch GP on Big Screens

Watch GP on Big Screens

Fancy watching the final MotoGP of the year with 500 other race fans at a top London venue? Then get yourself down to the The Sports Café for the round of a lifetime as Valentino Rossi and...

Pedrosa speaks out

Pedrosa speaks out

Dani Pedrosa went form hero to villain in the Repsol Honda garage in one swift movement. Here he talks about what happens and how he felt about the incident. What were your feelings when you woke up...

Blog: Down to the wire

Blog: Down to the wire

MCN MotoGP reporter Matt Birt exclusively shares his views on the build-u to the final round at Velncia. Matt has spent years living out of a suitcase to follow the MotoGP circus around the world, to...

Reversal of roles

Reversal of roles

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A lovely pair

A lovely pair

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Keeping Cool

Keeping Cool

Suzuki bosses know how to look after their riders!

Feisty lady races Europe

Feisty lady races Europe

Susie Grayson, team manager of female team Feisty Racing, became the first UK lady to compete in the European Women's Cup on Sunday, October 22, 2006. Grayson was racing a Yamaha R6, which she had...

Strike a pose

Strike a pose

Living life the Bridgestone way

Walker to Rizla Suzuki

Walker to Rizla Suzuki

Fans’ favourite Chris Walker will return to the British Superbike Championship for 2007 after signing for Rizla Suzuki. The 34-year-old secured his ride by winning the Race of the Year at...

Striking a pose...

Striking a pose...

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