January

No BT Sport commentary deal for Toby Moody

No BT Sport commentary deal for Toby Moody

Popular MotoGP commentator Toby Moody has confirmed he will not be part of the new BT Sport coverage in 2014. Moody has been a regular behind the microphone in MotoGP with British Eurosport since...

Dakar stage 10 – Barreda wins again, Despres climbs the leader board

Dakar stage 10 – Barreda wins again, Despres climbs the leader board

Iquique to Antofagasta, Chile – 689km including 631km timed Special Stage Honda’s Joan Barreda kept the pressure on overall race leader Marc Coma with another impressive stage win today – his fourth...

Leon Camier excited by 'amazing' MotoGP chance

Leon Camier excited by 'amazing' MotoGP chance

Leon Camier has spoken of the ‘amazing’ chance he has to line-up against the likes of boyhood hero Valentino Rossi and current MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez in 2014. The former British Superbike...

Farmer back in BSB with PR Kawasaki

Farmer back in BSB with PR Kawasaki

Former National Superstock 600 and 100 champion Keith Farmer will be back on the MCE British Superbike grid for 2014, after signing a deal with PR Racing that will see him stay with Kawasaki...

Dakar stage nine – Coma ups the pace to take second stage win

Dakar stage nine – Coma ups the pace to take second stage win

Calama to Iquique, Chile – 451km including 422km timed Special Stage<?xml:namespace prefix="o" ns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office"?> Marc Coma proved just how much he wants to win this years...

Leon Camier added to MotoGP entry list

Leon Camier added to MotoGP entry list

British rider Leon Camier has been added to the 2014 provisional MotoGP entry list. The 27-year-old is down to ride an Aprilia ART 1000cc machine for the Italian-based Ioda Racing squad on an updated...

Hutchinson thown lifeline in FFX Yamaha

Hutchinson thown lifeline in FFX Yamaha

Isle of Man TT legend Ian Hutchinson, after looking set to miss most of 2014, has been thrown an eleventh hour lifeline, and will instead be racing in the MCE British Superbike Championship as part of...

Milwaukee Yamaha riders Suzuka-bound

Milwaukee Yamaha riders Suzuka-bound

MCE British Superbike stars and Milwaukee Yamaha teammates Josh Brookes and Tommy Bridewell have been confirmed by the Yamaha Austria Racing Team for the prestigious Suzuka 8hr race in July. Brookes,...

Dakar stage 8 – Despres takes stage win, Coma remains in overall control

Uyuni, Bolivia to Calama, Chile 692km including 462km timed Special Stage Cyril Despres secured his first stage win of the 2014 Dakar after another demanding day in Bolivia. The 39 year old Frenchman who is currently out of contention for the overall victory after earlier technical problems has vowed to go on an all-out attack and his results over the last two days illustrate that he wasn’t...

Alstare and Bimota sign Iddon for WSB Evo

Alstare and Bimota sign Iddon for WSB Evo

Only hours after announcing their new partnership, Bimota and Alstare Racing have announced a return to the World Superbike Championship for the Belgian team, as Brit Christian Iddon joins Ayrton...

Tardozzi makes a return to Ducati Corse

Tardozzi makes a return to Ducati Corse

Davide Tardozzi, the former Ducati team boss who took Carl Fogarty to his four World Superbike titles, will once again help lead a top level British rider in 2014, as he returns to Bologna to...

Reid joins FFX Yamaha in Stock 600s

Reid joins FFX Yamaha in Stock 600s

Northern Irishman Andy Reid will be joining Ian Hutchinson in the new FFX Yamaha team for 2014, after an impressive year for the Belfast teenager on a 125GP machine sees the team extend a Superstock...

Jamie Hamilton unveils 2014 plans

Jamie Hamilton unveils 2014 plans

There has been huge speculation about the future of Northern Ireland’s most promising young road racer, 22 year old Jamie Hamilton, since he split with Ryan Farquhar’s KMR Kawasaki team at the end of...

Alstare team up with Bimota to launch racing division

Alstare team up with Bimota to launch racing division

Former GP and WSB team Alstare, who lost the contract to run the official Ducati WSB effort to Feel Racing after a disastrous 2013 season, have announced a new partnership with Italian manufacturer...

Baker takes Superprestigio victory as Marquez crashes out

Baker takes Superprestigio victory as Marquez crashes out

AMA flat track champion Brad 'the Bullet' Baker emerged victorious on Sunday night from the resurrected Superprestigio race in Barcelona's Palau Sant Jordi, after MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez...

Video: Watch Marc Marquez train for the Superprestigio

Video: Watch Marc Marquez train for the Superprestigio

With MotoGP champion involved in&nbsp;Marc Marquez resurrecting the illustrious Superprestigio flattrack race, some of the world's greatest riders will line up this afternoon to race each other in...

Dakar Stage 6 – Coma leads overall, Sherco take second stage win with Duclos

Tucaman to Salta, Argentina 46km including 400km timed Special Stage Marc Coma consolidated his commanding lead of the 2014 Dakar with another strong performance on stage six. The factory KTM man finished the stage 1m 15s off the lead and as a result enjoys a huge 42m 17s lead in the overall standings. Coma said: “It is true that we did not have the same extreme conditions of the previous days.

Dakar Stage 5 – Coma wins stage to take overall lead as rivals falter

Dakar Stage 5 – Coma wins stage to take overall lead as rivals falter

Chilkecito to Tucaman, Argentina 728km including shortened 211km timed Special Stage Marc Coma overcame a split fuel tank midway through the day to win stage five of the 2014 Dakar. The 37 year old...

Ducati cagey on shock MotoGP strategy plans

Ducati cagey on shock MotoGP strategy plans

Ducati has refused to confirm speculation that it is seriously contemplating a radical strategy change by racing in the new Open class format in the 2014 MotoGP world championship. It has been widely...

Hillier to race all classes at NW200

Hillier to race all classes at NW200

Quattro Plant Kawasaki’s James Hillier has announced that he will compete in every class at the 2014 Vauxhall North West 200. The Ringwood rider will race ZX10s in both the Superbike and Superstock...

Dakar Stage 4 – Pedrero wins for Sherco, Despres off the pace, Sunderland out

Dakar Stage 4 – Pedrero wins for Sherco, Despres off the pace, Sunderland out

San Juan to Chilecito, Argentina&nbsp; 563km including 353km timed Special Stage Juan Pedrero Garcia was the surprise winner of stage four of the 2014 Dakar riding a factory Samsung Sherco 450 SR. The...

Dakar stage 4 – Sam Sunderland out of Dakar?

Dakar stage 4 – Sam Sunderland out of Dakar?

British rider Sam Sunderland is reported to be out of the 2014 Dakar having suffered an engine failure before the start of today’s timed Special Stage. If correct it’s a tragic end to Sunderland’s...

Video: Dakar stage three inverview with Sam Sunderland

Video: Dakar stage three inverview with Sam Sunderland

The Honda team catch up with Brit Sam Sunderland after a disasterous stage three that saw him go from winning stage two to finishing stage three in 81st position after navigational errors and stopping...

Dakar Stage 3 – Honda continue domination as Barreda wins again, Sunderland loses ground

Dakar Stage 3 – Honda continue domination as Barreda wins again, Sunderland loses ground

San Rafael to San Juan, Argentina – 435km including shortened 143km times Special Stage Factory Honda man Joan Barreda extended his lead in the overall Dakar standings with a brilliant day three...

Pol Espargaro: Racing Marquez not 2014 target

Pol Espargaro: Racing Marquez not 2014 target

Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rookie Pol Espargaro has said battling with former Moto2 adversary Marc Marquez in MotoGP this year is not a realistic ambition. Espargaro was the only rider to consistently...

Dakar Stage 2 – Sunderland wins stage two to move up to third overall

Dakar Stage 2 – Sunderland wins stage two to move up to third overall

San Luis, Argentina to San Rafael, Argentina – Total 724km including 359km timed Special Stage Britain’s Sam Sunderland has won the second stage of the 2014 Dakar with a brilliant performance onboard...

Francis lifts Pinhard Trophy

Francis lifts Pinhard Trophy

Monster Energy British Motostar 2013 champion Joe Francis has been awarded the illustrious Pinhard Trophy, the Sunbeam Motorcycle Club’s annual award for the best under-21 competing under ACU...

Schwantz backs Lorenzo to bounce back in 2014

Schwantz backs Lorenzo to bounce back in 2014

Kevin Schwantz believes dethroned MotoGP world champion Jorge Lorenzo will bounce back from defeat to rookie Marc Marquez in 2014. Lorenzo surrendered the premier class crown by just four-points to...

BSB adjust Showdown format for 2014

BSB adjust Showdown format for 2014

MCE British Superbike Championships MSVR have announced the first update to their highly successful Showdown format first introduced in 2010, with 2014 now seeing a major change to the value of podium...

Dakar Stage 1 – Barreda leads the way, Sunderland in top ten

Dakar Stage 1 – Barreda leads the way, Sunderland in top ten

Factory Honda rider Joan Barreda drew first blood in the 2014 Dakar by winning the opening stage of the event today. The 30 year old Spaniard finished the 629Km liason stage before setting the fastest...

Milwaukee set to withdraw support for SMR Yamaha for TT

Milwaukee set to withdraw support for SMR Yamaha for TT

Ian Hutchinson and Josh Brookes chances of racing at this years TT appear to be becoming even slimmer as the Yamaha squad's title sponsor Milwaukee Power Tools are rumoured to be about to withdraw...

Alex Lowes confirmed at Crescent Suzuki WSB

Alex Lowes confirmed at Crescent Suzuki WSB

As confirmed months ago by MCN, Voltcomm Crescent Suzuki have finally announced British Superbike Champion Alex Lowes as teammate to Eugene Laverty for the 2014 World Superbike season. Lowes, who...