September

MotoGP: Hayden back in the points once again

MotoGP: Hayden back in the points once again

Nicky Hayden has completed his pre-race goal of scoring points in yet another Grand Prix season during his replacement ride at Aragon last weekend. The 2006 champion was deputising for an injured Jack...

MotoGP: Smith set for Japanese return

MotoGP: Smith set for Japanese return

Bradley Smith will make a return to the 2016 MotoGP season and his Monster Yamaha Tech 3 machine next month for the Japanese Grand Prix, as he completes a month of gruelling physiotherapy following a...

Moto2: Lowes goes even faster at Aragon test

Moto2: Lowes goes even faster at Aragon test

Aragon Moto2 race winner Sam Lowes has come away from the Spanish circuit surprised to find even more pace in Monday’s post-race test, going even faster than he did enroute to pole position and an...

Indian announces 2017 Wrecking Crew flat track team

Indian announces 2017 Wrecking Crew flat track team

Indian Motorcycles has announced the three rider line up which will compete in the 2017 AMA Pro Flat Track series. It will be Indian's first factory racing effort since 1953. The team, named the...

BSB: Showdown teams undergo technical scrutiny

BSB: Showdown teams undergo technical scrutiny

MCE British Superbike bosses have confirmed a full technical check of the leading riders from each ‘Showdown’ team was conducted after race two at Donington Park.  The machines of Dan Linfoot,...

BSB: Polita joins MotoRapido Ducati

BSB: Polita joins MotoRapido Ducati

Alex Polita will return to the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship grid at Assen this weekend as the Italian contender joins the Lloyds British Moto Rapido Ducati team for the final two...

Roads: Lee Johnston looking for new team after East Coast withdrawal

Roads: Lee Johnston looking for new team after East Coast withdrawal

Lee Johnston is looking for another ride for the 2017 roads season after his East Coast Racing team have opted to take a sabbatical from competition next year. After seven years of involvement in...

BSB: Haslam looking to bounce back at Assen

BSB: Haslam looking to bounce back at Assen

Leon Haslam will be looking to get his 2016 MCE British Superbike title fight back on track at Assen this weekend after losing serious points to rival Shane Byrne with a fall at Donington Park. Haslam...

WSB: Gallery: Chaz Davies swaps two wheels for four

WSB: Gallery: Chaz Davies swaps two wheels for four

World Superbike star Chaz Davies swapped two wheels for four this weekend as he headed to Hungaroring to participate in the penultimate round of the AudiSport TT Cup this weekend alongside fellow...

BSB: Easton parts ways with MotoRapido Ducati

BSB: Easton parts ways with MotoRapido Ducati

Stuart Easton has opted to sit out the remainder of the 2016 MCE British Superbike season after struggling to find improvements following a move to the Lloyds British MotoRapido Ducati team. Easton...

Dougie Lampkin wheelies entire TT course

Dougie Lampkin wheelies entire TT course

Trials ace Dougie Lampkin made history this evening as he completed a lap of the gruelling Isle of Man TT course on the back wheel of his trials bike. Becoming the first man to ever wheelie the entire...

WSB: Guintoli Back And Looking Forward

WSB: Guintoli Back And Looking Forward

Sylvain Guintoli returned to World Superbike action at the Lausitzring last weekend, some four and a half months after his horrific Imola highside. He also returned to the series knowing he’d have no...

Buildbase Honda reveal Areanacross squad

Buildbase Honda reveal Areanacross squad

Buildbase Honda have announced that they will be competing in the 2017 Arenacross Tour with a new line-up of riders. The Pro team will feature 2014 Pro Arenacross champion Fabien Izoird, who also...

BSB: Haslam: 'I should have settled for second'

BSB: Haslam: 'I should have settled for second'

Leon Haslam left Donington Park this weekend rueing a costly mistake which saw him crash out of Sunday’s second race to give rival Shane Byrne a 27-point lead after the opening round of the MCE...

WSB: Shaun Muir: 'We now have a package to fight for the title'

WSB: Shaun Muir: 'We now have a package to fight for the title'

Shaun Muir Racing’s move to Aprilia marks the end to a challenging debut season in the Superbike World Championship. Under the guise of Milwaukee BMW, it’s been a tough year for the squad as they have...

WSB: Aprilia confirm factory plans with Milwaukee and Laverty

WSB: Aprilia confirm factory plans with Milwaukee and Laverty

Aprilia have finally confirmed the plans for a full-factory return to the World Superbike championship for 2017 first reported by MCN six weeks ago, releasing details about their link-up with former...

MotoGP: Provisional 2017 calendar released

MotoGP: Provisional 2017 calendar released

MotoGP organisers Dorna have released a provisional calendar for the 2017 MotoGP season, which will as tradition kick off in late March at Qatar’s Losail International Circuit. The calendar then sees...

Podcast: Who's going where in BSB?

Podcast: Who's going where in BSB?

The team looks at all the weekend's MCE British Superbike action from Donington Park - and start to slot in who's going where in 2017. As well as that, they preview this weekend's Aragon MotoGP round...

MotoGP: Are Ducati testing regenerative braking?

MotoGP: Are Ducati testing regenerative braking?

At the last round of the 2016 MotoGP championship, Ducati test rider and wildcard Michele Pirro drew stares during Saturday morning’s free practice session three when he rolled out onto track sorting...

BSB: Ellison victory charge halted by tyre wear

BSB: Ellison victory charge halted by tyre wear

James Ellison has said he believes a potential faulty Pirelli tyre cost him the chance of fighting for victory in Sunday’s second race after his tyre dropped off after just two or three laps. The...

BSB: Is this the quickest year yet?

BSB: Is this the quickest year yet?

This year’s British Superbike Championship has really started to heat up over the last couple of rounds and it’s not just the battle between Shakey and Haslam at the front fuelling the fire.  In...

BSB: Iddon returns to podium at Donington

BSB: Iddon returns to podium at Donington

Christian Iddon was able to turn things around for the struggling Tyco BMW squad as he made his return to the podium at Donington this weekend.  The former British Supermoto Champion hadn’t stood...

MotoGP: Baz aiming for Aragon return

MotoGP: Baz aiming for Aragon return

Frenchman Loris Baz is looking to make a return to MotoGP this weekend at Aragon, as he recovers yet again from another injury in his incident-hit 2016 season. The Avintia Ducati rider was caught up...

MotoGP: Lowes looking for Aragon progress

MotoGP: Lowes looking for Aragon progress

Alex Lowes is looking to make further progress this weekend at Aragon, as he takes a break from his regular World Superbike schedule for a third outing on the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 bike as a...

Team Classic Suzuki at the Classic TT: Episode two

Team Classic Suzuki at the Classic TT: Episode two

Team Classic Suzuki has released the second of a three part series that documents the team’s efforts at this year’s Isle of Man Classic TT. In this episode, the team focus on the build up to the race,...

BSB: Tough weekend for Mossey at Donington

BSB: Tough weekend for Mossey at Donington

Luke Mossey was unable to repeat his Oulton podium form at Donington Park this weekend as a number of issues held him back as the Showdown got underway.  The new Dad secured a spot in the top six...

BSB: O'Halloran title chances slashed after crash

BSB: O'Halloran title chances slashed after crash

It was a difficult weekend for Jason O’Halloran at Donington Park despite taking to the podium in Sunday’s opening race. After three crashes on Friday, he could only manage ninth on the grid for the...

Endurance: Suzuki dominates Bol d’Or

Endurance: Suzuki dominates Bol d’Or

Reigning Endurance World Champions the Suzuki Endurance Racing Team have romped to success in the first round of the new and reshuffled 2016/2017 season by taking a dominant win at the Bol d’Or...

MotoGP: Michelin bringing asymmetric options to Aragon

MotoGP: Michelin bringing asymmetric options to Aragon

French tyre manufacturers Michelin will bring a range of compounds and compositions to this weekend’s Aragon round of the MotoGP championship, with the firm continuing their policy of bringing a range...

MotoGP: Hayden to deputise for injured Miller

MotoGP: Hayden to deputise for injured Miller

2006 MotoGP world champion Nicky Hayden will make a stunning return to the series this weekend at Aragon, as he steps in to replace the injured Jack Miller. The Australian sat out last weekend’s race...

WSB: van der Mark finishes race on severely damaged Honda

WSB: van der Mark finishes race on severely damaged Honda

Michael van der Mark rode to an incredible eighth place in Sunday’s second World Superbike race at the Lausitzring despite his bike sustaining serious damage in a crash. The Dutchman was sat in...

BSB: Byrne takes series lead as Haslam crashes out

BSB: Byrne takes series lead as Haslam crashes out

Shane Byrne jumped back in to the lead of the 2016 MCE British Superbike standings with a dominant double as rival Leon Haslam dramatically crashed out at Donington Park. James Ellison took the early...

WSB: Wet weather masterclass from Rea as Sykes crashes out

WSB: Wet weather masterclass from Rea as Sykes crashes out

Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) made up for his first race no-score with a perfect wet race win on Sunday at Lausitzring, giving him a 47 point advantage to take into the final three rounds of the...

BSB: Dominant win for Byrne in race one

BSB: Dominant win for Byrne in race one

Shane Byrne took victory in the opening race of the MCE British Superbike Showdown at Donington Park this afternoon after an intelligent race strategy saw him get the better of title rival Leon...

BSB: Byrne 'used head' to secure front row start

BSB: Byrne 'used head' to secure front row start

Shane Byrne was not disappointed with missing out on pole position at Donington Park this afternoon after a mistake in the early stages of his Superpole lap saw him play it safe for the remainder of...

BSB: Haslam pleased with pole after mistake at Melbourne

BSB: Haslam pleased with pole after mistake at Melbourne

Leon Haslam stamped his authority on his MCE British Superbike rivals with a dominant pole position at Donington Park this afternoon. The JG Speedfit Kawasaki man will start tomorrow’s opening race...