September

Ulster GP pics

Ulster GP pics

I've been at a few races this year and took a few pics - here's a few of my shots from the Ulster GP. Love the paper by the way!

Iddon back in action

Iddon back in action

Reigning British Supermoto champion Christian Iddon will make his return to the BSB paddock this weekend riding a GNS Honda in the British Supersort series. Manchester-based Iddon will join the GNS...

Ducati expects Jerry Burgess to sign 2011 deal

Ducati expects Jerry Burgess to sign 2011 deal

Ducati boss Filippo Preziosi has told MCN he expects all of Valentino Rossi’s crew to follow the Italian when he joins the Bologna factory for the 2011 MotoGP world championship. Yamaha has confirmed...

MotoGP boss thrilled by Valentino Rossi's Ducati switch

MotoGP boss thrilled by Valentino Rossi's Ducati switch

MotoGP supremo Carmelo Ezpeleta has admitted Valentino Rossi’s Ducati deal is a massive boost for the premier class world championship. Rossi’s transfer to Ducati has already heaped huge attention on...

Randy Krummenacher makes grovelling apology

Randy Krummenacher makes grovelling apology

Randy Krummenacher has issued a grovelling apology after he took out world 125GP title contender Marc Marquez in the recent Motorland Aragon race. The Swiss rider lost the front at the first corner...

Billown 2011 race dates announced

Billown 2011 race dates announced

Southern 100 Racing has announced the dates of their three road races to be held on the Billown Course during 2011. The Pre TT Classic Road Races open the TT Festival on Friday May 27 and continues on...

Lougher chalks up 129 Scarborough wins

Lougher chalks up 129 Scarborough wins

Blackhorse Kawasaki team boss Ian Lougher returned to the race track with some intent last weekend - extending his wins tally at Oliver's Mount, to 129. Lougher took three wins during the 60th Steve...

Outright Scarborough lap record to Farquhar

Outright Scarborough lap record to Farquhar

Ryan Farquhar rounded off his 2010 road racing season in fine style at the weekend when he not only took a hat-trick of victories at Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough but also claimed the outright lap...

McWilliams to race XR1200 Stateside

McWilliams to race XR1200 Stateside

Former MotoGP rider and current British Harley-Davidson XR1200 Trophy champion Jeremy McWilliams will race in the final round of the 2010 AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 series at Barber Motorsports...

Swan aim to finish season flying high

Swan aim to finish season flying high

The Swan Honda team are determined to build on their podium finishes from the previous round of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship as Stuart Easton and James Ellison return this weekend...

Tyco to back Quay Garage in 2011 BSB

Tyco to back Quay Garage in 2011 BSB

The Quay Garage Honda team are expected to announce Tyco as their title sponsor for the 2011 season at the Silverstone BSB round this weekend. Team owner Ian Woollacott is not prepared to talk about...

Jeremy Simmons of Impact Racing wins California State Championship Overall title

Jeremy Simmons of Impact Racing wins California State Championship Overall title

Just thought yall might want to know a new series called the California State Championship (www.CaliforniaStateChampionship.com) was held for the first time this year. It spans the entire state of...

Gold Cup

Gold Cup

Foggy at the gold cup, olivers mount,scarboro

Camier stays with Aprilia for 2011, but will miss Imola race

Camier stays with Aprilia for 2011, but will miss Imola race

Leon Camier will ride for the official Alitalia Aprilia squad again in 2011 after agreeing terms with the Italian manufacturer to stay with the team for a second season.  During his debut WSB...

Valentino Rossi to set up Moto2 team in 2011

Valentino Rossi to set up Moto2 team in 2011

Valentino Rossi has launched a bid to become a team owner in the 2011 Moto2 world championship. MCN understands Rossi will help fund the project with lifelong friend Uccio Salucci installed as boss of...

Danger is part of the attraction, says Casey Stoner

Danger is part of the attraction, says Casey Stoner

Casey Stoner reckons fear and danger are two of the major reasons why riders love bike racing so much. The Australian gave a heartfelt answer when asked his feelings on the recent Misano...

Manx Grand Prix

Manx Grand Prix

Took my mate budgie to the Manx Grand Prix, he's a formula 1 fan. He couldn't believe how close you can get to the top riders with John McGuinness, Hutchy and Conor Cummings.

BMW confirm Corser – Haslam and Toseland still waiting

BMW confirm Corser – Haslam and Toseland still waiting

BMW have finally confirmed the first rider in their 2011 WSB squad by announcing that two time world champion Troy Corser has re-signed. Corser has been with the project since it’s birth in 2009 and...

Andrea Dovizioso not ruling out Gresini Honda

Andrea Dovizioso not ruling out Gresini Honda

Andrea Dovizioso has refused to blame his reluctance to move the Gresini Honda squad in 2011 on a strained relationship with fellow Italian Marco Simoncelli. Dovizioso’s contract saga with HRC...

Dani Pedrosa urges caution on Honda team changes

Dani Pedrosa urges caution on Honda team changes

Dani Pedrosa has told Honda not to tamper with its factory MotoGP squad as a row between HRC management and title sponsor Repsol escalates. Pedrosa signed a new two-year deal at the Motorland Aragon...

Toni Elias confident of MotoGP return

Moto2 world title favourite Toni Elias is confident he will be back in MotoGP next season. Elias, who has won six races in Moto2 this season, is desperate for a return to MotoGP just one season after he was bombed out of the premier class. Elias lost his Gresini Honda ride in 2009 but has been in talks with Suzuki, Tech 3 Yamaha and Fausto Gresini about a rapid return. He also spoke to the...

March 20 set for Valentino Rossi's Ducati debut

March 20 set for Valentino Rossi's Ducati debut

Valentino Rossi will make his Ducati race debut in Qatar on March 20, 2011. The first chance for European fans to see the Italian in race action for Ducati will be on April 3 at the Spanish Grand Prix...

TT programmed trimmed

TT programmed trimmed

Following an extensive consultation with current TT teams and riders, the TT organisers have decided to drop the first, untimed, practice that was provisionally scheduled for Saturday 28th May. It...

Knight confirmed for Weston beach race

Knight confirmed for Weston beach race

Recently crowned 2010 Enduro E3 World Champion David Knight has confirmed that he will be competing in the 2010 RHL Weston Beach Race on October 15-17. nighter has been a regular competitor of the...

Aragon MotoGP: Valentino Rossi to miss end of season?

Aragon MotoGP: Valentino Rossi to miss end of season?

Valentino Rossi might miss the final two races of the MotoGP campaign in Estoril and Valencia to undergo surgery on his badly damaged right shoulder. Rossi hinted that he would opt for surgery after...

Aragon MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo loses podium record

Aragon MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo loses podium record

Jorge Lorenzo saw his hopes of extending his 100 per cent podium record in the 2010 MotoGP world championship ended in late drama at the Motorland Aragon circuit. The Fiat Yamaha rider briefly led the...

Aragon MotoGP: Ben Spies thrilled with fighting fifth

Aragon MotoGP: Ben Spies thrilled with fighting fifth

Ben Spies produced a masterclass in late braking and stunning overtaking to continue his hugely impressive rookie MotoGP campaign at the new Motorland Aragon track in Spain. The reigning World...

Aragon MotoGP: Nicky Hayden toasts second Ducati podium

Aragon MotoGP: Nicky Hayden toasts second Ducati podium

Nicky Hayden was in jubilant mood after scoring only his second Ducati podium with a brilliant last lap overtake on world championship favourite Jorge Lorenzo at the Motorland Aragon. The Kentucky...

Aragon MotoGP: Early error hits Dani Pedrosa's hat-trick hopes

Aragon MotoGP: Early error hits Dani Pedrosa's hat-trick hopes

Dani Pedrosa was left to rue a first corner mistake that dented his hopes of recording a third successive MotoGP victory at the Motorland Aragon track. The Repsol Honda was looking to fight his way to...

Aragon MotoGP: Casey Stoner delighted to end winless run

Aragon MotoGP: Casey Stoner delighted to end winless run

Casey Stoner ended his long victory drought in MotoGP in emphatic fashion at the Motorland Aragon track yesterday. The Australian was never threatened once he quickly disposed of Jorge Lorenzo on the...

Aragon MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso 'angry' after late exit

Aragon MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso 'angry' after late exit

Andrea Dovizioso was left cursing a missed podium opportunity after two early mistakes and a last lap crash in an eventful Motorland Aragon MotoGP race. The Italian made big mistakes in successive...

MCN Babes at Snetterton

MCN Babes at Snetterton

I disturbed the MCN girls ice cream break during the recent BSB round at Snetterton.

Colin Edwards to partner Cal Crutchlow in 2011

Colin Edwards to partner Cal Crutchlow in 2011

Colin Edwards has signed a new Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha deal at the Motorland Aragon track in Spain today. The Texan’s new contract means he will partner British rider and former World Supersport...

Aragon MotoGP: Stoner triumphant

Aragon MotoGP: Stoner triumphant

Casey Stoner romped to victory in Aragon today on the Ducati finishing over five seconds ahead of Dani Pedrosa on the Repsol Honda. Nicky Hayden took third place with Jorge Lorenzo in fourth on...

Aragon MotoGP: Valentino Rossi fears tough race

Aragon MotoGP: Valentino Rossi fears tough race

Valentino Rossi expects a tough Motorland Aragon MotoGP race tomorrow after he could only qualify in a disappointing seventh place on the grid. The Italian made a vital mistake on his final flying lap...

Aragon MotoGP: New set-up boost for Casey Stoner

Aragon MotoGP: New set-up boost for Casey Stoner

Aussie Casey Stoner thanked a radical new set-up for helping him storm to his first pole position since the opening race of the season at the Motorland Aragon track today. A best lap of 1.48.942 was...