July

Watch: Guy Martin take on the Spa Bikers’ Classic

Watch: Guy Martin take on the Spa Bikers’ Classic

Team Classic Suzuki have released the full documentary following the team’s time at the Bikers’ Classic at Spa Francorchamps. It follows Guy Martin as he and team-mate Pete Boast tackled the 4-hour...

Roads: Dan Kneen joins Tyco BMW for Ulster GP

Roads: Dan Kneen joins Tyco BMW for Ulster GP

Dan Kneen will join the Tyco BMW squad for next week’s MCE Ulster Grand Prix in place of the injured Ian Hutchinson. The Manxman, who enjoyed his best TT to date this year with up his fastest ever...

Roads: Armoy triple for Dunlop

Roads: Armoy triple for Dunlop

Michael Dunlop continued a strong 2017 road racing season with a treble win at Armoy ahead of next week’s Ulster Grand Prix. The Ballymoney ace, who took his Bennetts Suzuki team to victory in this...

EWC: Haslam rides through the pain barrier for heroic Suzuka podium

EWC: Haslam rides through the pain barrier for heroic Suzuka podium

Team Green Kawasaki rider Leon Haslam has ridden through the pain barrier to take a heroic Suzuka 8 Hour podium finish, after spending the majority of the endurance race riding solo for the factory...

EWC: GMT94 take third crown despite dramatic Suzuka race

EWC: GMT94 take third crown despite dramatic Suzuka race

The GMT94 Yamaha squad of David Checa, Niccolō Canepa and Mike Di Meglio have lifted the team’s third Endurance World Championship crown at this year’s Suzuka 8 Hour, coming out on top of a close...

MotoGP: Buy Valentino Rossi’s love letter to his Yamaha

MotoGP: Buy Valentino Rossi’s love letter to his Yamaha

Valentino Rossi’s love letter to his M1 Yamaha, which the team issued as a press release when the nine-time world champion departed the squad to head to Ducati in 2011, is up for auction for an...

EWC: Lowes, van der Mark and Nakasuga take stunning third Suzuka win

EWC: Lowes, van der Mark and Nakasuga take stunning third Suzuka win

Alex Lowes, Michael van der Mark and Katsuyuki Nakasuga have delivered Yamaha their third Suzuka 8 Hour title in a row after running a flawless race during Sunday’s final round of the Endurance World...

EWC: Yamaha team in control at Suzuka half way point

EWC: Yamaha team in control at Suzuka half way point

The factory Yamaha team of Alex Lowes, Katsuyuki Nakasuga and Michael van der Mark have spent the first half of this year’s Suzuka 8 Hour race firmly in control, holding a constant lead of a minute...

EWC: Yamaha takes third straight Suzuka pole

EWC: Yamaha takes third straight Suzuka pole

The factory Yamaha team of World Superbike duo Alex Lowes and Michael van der Mark and Japanese Superbike champion Katsuyuki Nakasuga have taken their third consecutive pole position for the Suzuka 8...

Video: Watch the Suzuka 8 Hour qualifying live

Video: Watch the Suzuka 8 Hour qualifying live

Qualifying is underway for this year's Suzuka 8 Hour, and you can watch it live below. The unusual format for the prestigious endurance race sees the top ten teams go forward to a superpole shootout...

Podcast: Guy Martin quits in his own words, Brands BSB & Suzuka 8hr Preview

Podcast: Guy Martin quits in his own words, Brands BSB & Suzuka 8hr Preview

It's been a busy week in the world of sports news with all the fall out from the Brands Hatch British Superbike round and the build-up begins for the prestigious Suzuka 8 Hour.  On top of that,...

Ten minutes with... 2011 BSB champ Tommy Hill

Ten minutes with... 2011 BSB champ Tommy Hill

After calling it a day on the ePayMe Yamaha team at the end of the 2016 season, 2011 MCE British Superbike Champion Tommy Hill hadn’t been back to a race paddock until last weekend at Brands. We...

BSB: Haslam hampered by lack of testing

BSB: Haslam hampered by lack of testing

It was the dream start to the 2017 MCE British Superbike season for the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team with Leon Haslam and Luke Mossey sharing the first four victories of the year.  However, since...

EWC: Lowes leads Yamaha to top of Suzuka qualifying

EWC: Lowes leads Yamaha to top of Suzuka qualifying

Brit Alex Lowes has led the factory Yamaha squad to the top of the qualifying order for Saturday’s Suzuka 8 Hour race, after a blistering lap time from the World Superbike rider was enough to take...

BSB: Guintoli future in doubt after tough start to year?

BSB: Guintoli future in doubt after tough start to year?

Sylvain Guintoli’s future in the MCE British Superbike Championship could be in doubt with Bennetts Suzuki team bosses visibly frustrated after his worst weekend of the season.  The 2014 World...

Roads: Johnston fit for Ulster return

Roads: Johnston fit for Ulster return

Lee Johnston has confirmed he will be fit to ride at this year’s Ulster Grand Prix after his practice crash at the Isle of Man TT. The Ulsterman sustained back, tailbone and finger fractures after...

EWC: Electronics feel like MotoGP, says Miller

EWC: Electronics feel like MotoGP, says Miller

Mushashi Harc-Pro rider Jack Miller says that the electronics on his factory Honda bike for this weekend’s Suzuka 8 Hour feels similar to his regular Marc VDS MotoGP machine, surprising the Australian...

BSB: Suzuka breakthrough for Linfoot

BSB: Suzuka breakthrough for Linfoot

While Jason O’Halloran has been able to enjoy a number strong results with Honda’s now infamous 2017 Fireblade so far this season, team-mate Dan Linfoot struggled to find that same...

EWC: Defending champions Yamaha top opening day at Suzuka

EWC: Defending champions Yamaha top opening day at Suzuka

Defending Suzuka 8 Hour champions Yamaha have taken the top spot on the opening day of action for this year’s race, with Alex Lowes, Michael van der Mark and Katsuyuki Nakasuga topping the timing...

WSB: Giugliano in line for Red Bull Honda ride

WSB: Giugliano in line for Red Bull Honda ride

Davide Giugliano could be set to join Stefan Bradl in the Red Bull Honda World Superbike squad for the rest of the season after a successful test with the team at the Lausitzring. The Italian, who...

MotoGP: Angel Nieto in serious condition after quad crash

MotoGP: Angel Nieto in serious condition after quad crash

Thirteen-time world champion Angel Nieto has been placed in a medically-induced coma after suffering serious head injuries in a quad crash yesterday on the Spanish island of Ibiza. The 70-year-old was...

BSB: Hickman narrowly misses podium

BSB: Hickman narrowly misses podium

Peter Hickman’s 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship campaign hasn’t been much to shout about so far this season. The Smiths BMW rider hasn’t set the world on fire but has consistently notched up...

Roads: Honda confirm cause of McGuinness crash

Roads: Honda confirm cause of McGuinness crash

Honda Racing have confirmed that the crash that ruled John McGuinness out of the 2017 road racing season was caused by an unexpected throttle blip as a result of an issue with the race kit...

90 riders picked for British Talent Cup selection

90 riders picked for British Talent Cup selection

90 riders will line up next month for the British Talent Cup selection event at the British Grand Prix, after organisers for the new series series whittled down the 200 applications ahead of the...

EWC: Bradl out of Suzuka with ear infection

EWC: Bradl out of Suzuka with ear infection

Stefan Bradl is out of this year’s Suzuka 8 Hour race after contracting an inner ear infection this week and being unable to fly to Japan for this weekend’s race under doctor’s orders. The German was...

Exclusive: Guy Martin calls time on road racing

Exclusive: Guy Martin calls time on road racing

After withdrawing from this year’s Ulster Grand Prix, Guy Martin has decided to call time on his international road racing career. The TT racer and truck mechanic turned TV star made an unexpected...

BSS: Kennedy takes stunning win for MV

BSS: Kennedy takes stunning win for MV

Jack Kennedy took a stunning victory in the Dickies British Supersport race with an incredible last lap, last corner pass on Appleyard Macadam Yamaha’s Keith Farmer. In what would become the race of...

BSB: Ellison gets a break at Brands

BSB: Ellison gets a break at Brands

James Ellison enjoyed his strongest weekend of the season to walk away as the second highest points scorer of the weekend behind twice winner Shane Byrne. It’s been a frustrating season for the...

BSB: Iddon reignites showdown hopes

BSB: Iddon reignites showdown hopes

Christian Iddon reignited his hopes of a Showdown spot with a podium finish as he returned to action at Brands Hatch this weekend. The Tyco BMW rider needed a skin graft on a heavy cut to his arm...

Video: Red Bull KTM Ajo review first half of 2017

Video: Red Bull KTM Ajo review first half of 2017

Miguel Oliveira and Brad Binder look back on the first nine races for the Red Bull KTM Ajo project in the intermediate class, before the second half of the campaign gets underway.

EWC: Lowes and van der Mark out for Suzuka triple

EWC: Lowes and van der Mark out for Suzuka triple

World Superbike duo Alex Lowes and Michael van der Mark say they’re out for a historic triple win this weekend for the factory Yamaha squad at the Suzuka 8 Hours, as the Pata Yamaha pair join Japanese...

BSB: Double for Byrne as Brookes crashes out

BSB: Double for Byrne as Brookes crashes out

Shane Byrne dominated the second MCE British Superbike race at Brands Hatch after rival Josh Brookes dramatically crashed out of the race after setting a new lap record. Starting on the front row,...

BSB: Byrne wins epic Brands Hatch opener

BSB: Byrne wins epic Brands Hatch opener

Shane Byrne took a hard-fought victory in an epic opening MCE British Superbike Championship race at Brands Hatch. The Be Wiser Ducati star has been the quickest man all weekend, but he was made to...

MotoGP: Marc Marquez's mid term report

MotoGP: Marc Marquez's mid term report

With nine races run and the riders of the 2017 MotoGP championship laid up on the beach for their month-long summer break, we’ve finally had a brief truce in what has so far been the fiercest start to...

BSB: Brookes: 'I don't feel I did anything special!'

BSB: Brookes: 'I don't feel I did anything special!'

Josh Brookes has said he doesn’t feel he did anything special as he lapped the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit 0.7sec quicker than any other rider to take pole position for tomorrow’s opening...

BSB: Suzuka test boosts Linfoot at Brands

BSB: Suzuka test boosts Linfoot at Brands

Dan Linfoot has said his pace in both the wet and dry at Brands Hatch this weekend shows just how far the Honda Racing team has come with the all-new CBR1000RR Fireblade SP2. The Yorkshireman was able...