January

Brit gets dream GP ride

Brit gets dream GP ride

British teenager Bradley Smith will be the sole rider for the Repsol Honda 125cc GP team managed by Alberto Puig in 2006. The fifteen-year-old from Oxfordshire got the ride following a season in the...

Minimoto track plea

Minimoto track plea

Minimoto fans want your help to make a track available at the historic Brooklands estate in Surrey. A 60 acre site at the estate is due to be taken over by the local Elmbridge council. Currently on...

Babes start height rule

Babes start height rule

Annoyed with riders too young and too short to be worth dating, the babes decided to enforce a new minimum height rule. >>For inspiration: MCN Bike reviews<< >>Search our quality...

Coma takes Dakar win

Coma takes Dakar win

Marc Coma has won the overall race on the 2006 Dakar Rally. The Spanish rider, who came second last year, won the race without taking victory in a single stage, saying at the end it was the race win...

06 TT gets safety boost

06 TT gets safety boost

Isle of Man TT organisers have responded to safety fears about the event by tripling the marshalling budget and implementing £30,000 worth of safety changes to the course. The improvements are...

Double babes for champ

Double babes for champ

For some reason, having two babes with him at every round made Troy Corser finish the race and get back to his pit garage a lot quicker.

Hair today...

Hair today...

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Ringing in her ears

Ringing in her ears

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Don't lift the lid!

Don't lift the lid!

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Dakar: Stage 14

Dakar: Stage 14

David Fretigne has taken his first stage win in the 2006 Dakar and become the first non KTM rider to take a win this year. The Yamaha rider took advantage of a serious navigation error by top riders...

Carmichael back to front

Carmichael back to front

Suzuki’s Ricky Carmichael grabbed his first win of the season at Saturday night’s (Jan 14) AMA Supercross round at Phoneix Arizona. The victory makes the reigning champ join leader in the...

Minimotos stolen in raid

Thieves escaped with five minimotos after breaking into a Carlisle bike shop. They struck between 5pm Friday and 9am Saturday at Wheel Xtreme. The stolen minimotos include a black West-liveried minimoto, a red one in Fila colours a red ‘Honda’ and two mini dirt bikes, according to the News and Star If you spot them call 0845 3300 247 Sell minimotos for a 50p listing fee on MCN...

Beach race relaunches

Beach race relaunches

The 30-year-old Le Touqet beach enduro race will be relaunched when it takes place on February 4 and 5, 2006. Watched by around 450,000 people in 2005, "Le Touqet-Pas de Caliar 2006...

Taking a babe break...

Taking a babe break...

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Mellow yellow...

Mellow yellow...

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Minimotos on Video

Minimotos on Video

We've collected all our favourite minimoto video clips and assembled them below, whether they're racing, hire bikes or pure comedy. If you've taken any minimoto videos, send them to us and we can...

Biaggi denies Suzuki deal

Biaggi denies Suzuki deal

Max Biaggi has denied recent reports that he has signed for the Alstare Corona Suzuki World Superbike squad, saying he was “shocked” at the reports. The story first surfaced in Italian...

Corser tops first day

Corser tops first day

Troy Corser has put in the best time on the first day of WSB testing at Phillip Island, clocking a time just 0.1 seconds off the 2005 best race lap. Six-times American superbike champion took the...

06 Desmosedici unveiled

06 Desmosedici unveiled

Ducati's 2006 MotoGP bike, the Desmosedici GP06, has been launched at Madonna di Campiglio in Italy. It will be ridden by Sete Gibernau and Loris Capirossi in the MotoGP, both of whom were present...

Carchano joins 250GPs

Carchano joins 250GPs

Jordi Carchano will race for the Stop and Go team in the 250cc GP world championship in 2006, in a move for both rider and team from the 125cc class. Carchano rode for the Aspar team in 2005, and...

Zanetti gets GP ride

Zanetti gets GP ride

Lorenzo Zanetti has signed for the Skilled ISPA Racing Team to compete in the 125cc world championship in 2006. The 18-year-old Italian competed in several races in 2005, finishing the season in 17th...

BQR decide line-up

BQR decide line-up

The BQR team will field former Spanish champion Alex Espargaro in the 125cc GP class on a factory-spec Honda. Espargaro has high hopes for the season as his bike will be similar to that of 2005...

Honda supplies Roberts

Honda supplies Roberts

Honda has announced its 2006 motorcycle road race plans – confirming the supply of engines to Team Roberts in MotoGP. The intention is to take titles in each category and win with...

Tamada stays put in GPs

Tamada stays put in GPs

The Konica Minolta Honda team will again run Makoto Tamada in a one rider team in 2006. The Japanese rider will face his fourth season in the MotoGP championship, with the first testing taking place...

Great deal for Davies

Great deal for Davies

As reported in Motor Cycle News on January 18, 2006, Chaz Davies is set to ride a semi-factory Aprilia in 2006. The 18-year-old is about to sign for the Campetella Racing squad, who will be able to...

Biaggi tests F1 car

Biaggi tests F1 car

Max Biaggi was in the UK on Wednesday (Jan 18) to test a Midland-MF1 Toyota Formula One car. The former MotoGP star spent one day with technicians preparing the car, before venturing onto the...

Dakar: Stage 11

Dakar: Stage 11

Racing has resumed in the Dakar, following the cancellation of stage 10 due to the death of Australian Andy Caldecott. Stage 11 saw 100 riders tackling the challenging tracks in Mali, with the added...

Dakar: Stage 12

Dakar: Stage 12

The 12th stage of the Dakar rally ran from Bamako to Labe, with a special stage beginning as the riders crossed the border between Mali and Guinea. In the morning, Carlo De Gavardo lost over 30...

Team Enduro for 2006

Team Enduro for 2006

A new Team Competition will be part of the 2006 British Enduro Championship, inspired by the domination of David Knight in the World Championship and the performance of the British team at the...

Dakar: Stage 13

Dakar: Stage 13

Giovani Sala took the win on stage 13 of the Dakar Rally, beating Cyril Despres by more than three minutes to win the day. The win puts Sala up to third in the overall rankings behind Marc Coma,...

Stewart starts with win

Stewart starts with win

James Stewart has won the opening round of the 2006 AMA Supercross series, showing his skill in passing both leader Chad Reed and off-road legend Ricky Carmichael. Stewart suffered a bad start in the...

Caldecott dies on Dakar

Caldecott dies on Dakar

Repsol KTM rider Andy Caldecott has died on Stage 9 of the Dakar after crashing at high speed. The Australian crashed his bike on one of the fast sections of the 599km stage and was pronounced dead...

Kids club needs your help

Kids club needs your help

The Burton and District Sporting Motorcycle Club is looking for support with the news that the local council won't rent them land after 10 years at the same site. The ACU-affiliated voluntary club is...

Cheer up love...

Cheer up love...

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Sharing a joke...

Sharing a joke...

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Indoor Trials entries

Indoor Trials entries

The five riders who will take part in every round of the 2006 Indoor Trail World championship have been confirmed as the top three from 2005, Adam Raga (SPA-GasGas), Takahisha Fujinami (JPN-Honda),...