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Moto2: Remy Gardner joins the Red Bull KTM Ajo team for 2021

Moto2: Remy Gardner joins the Red Bull KTM Ajo team for 2021

The Red Bull KTM Ajo team have announced the signing of Remy Gardner for the 2021 Moto2 season.  The 22-year-old, son of 1987 500cc world champion Wayne Gardner, will link up with the official...

Moto3: Petronas Sprinta Racing sign Darryn Binder for 2021 season

Moto3: Petronas Sprinta Racing sign Darryn Binder for 2021 season

Petronas Sprinta Racing have confirmed the signing of Darryn Binder on a one-year deal for the 2021 Moto3 season. The 22-year-old, younger brother of MotoGP rider Brad Binder, has been making progress...

MotoGP: Maverick Vinales tops the Misano test

MotoGP: Maverick Vinales tops the Misano test

Maverick Vinales ended the one-day test at Misano at the top of the combined timesheets for the Monster Energy Yamaha team. Vinales, who set a new lap record during the race weekend, was one of only...

BSB: Keith Farmer returns to action this weekend at Oulton Park

BSB: Keith Farmer returns to action this weekend at Oulton Park

Keith Farmer will make his return to the Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Oulton Park this weekend.  The Buildbase Suzuki rider has missed all nine races this year after suffering shoulder...

Moto2: Luca Marini extends championship lead with San Marino GP victory

Moto2: Luca Marini extends championship lead with San Marino GP victory

Luca Marini improved his Moto2 title chances after overcoming a late challenge from teammate Marco Bezzecchi to take victory at Misano. The Italian had opened up a healthy advantage over the field...

BSB: Jack Kennedy joins RAF Regular & Reserve Kawasaki for remainder of 2020 season

BSB: Jack Kennedy joins RAF Regular & Reserve Kawasaki for remainder of 2020 season

The RAF Regular & Reserve Kawasaki team have signed Jack Kennedy for the remainder of the 2020 Bennetts British Superbike Championship. The double British Supersport Champion will line-up alongside...

BSB: Oulton Park round to be held behind closed doors

BSB: Oulton Park round to be held behind closed doors

Due to the latest government guidelines released this week, fans will be unable to attend the Oulton Park round of the 2020 Bennetts British Superbike Championship next weekend (September 18-20). MSV...

WSB: Michael Ruben Rinaldi wins as Jonathan Rea extends championship lead

WSB: Michael Ruben Rinaldi wins as Jonathan Rea extends championship lead

The World Superbike Championship has a brand-new race winner with Michael Ruben Rinaldi clinching his maiden victory at Aragon. The Team GOELEVEN Ducati rider, who had already become the surprise...

BSB: Kyle Ryde dominates race three to secure the double at Silverstone

BSB: Kyle Ryde dominates race three to secure the double at Silverstone

Kyle Ryde dominated the third and final race of the weekend at Silverstone to win his second Bennetts British Superbike race. Ryde started the race from pole, just a few hours after securing his...

BSB: Dan Linfoot joins Bathams Racing for the remainder of 2020 season

BSB: Dan Linfoot joins Bathams Racing for the remainder of 2020 season

Dan Linfoot will ride for Bathams Racing in the Pirelli National Superstock 1000 Championship for the remainder of the 2020 season. Linfoot replaces Richard Cooper, who broke his right leg, and his...

WSB: Matteo Ferrari to deputise at Aragon for injured Leandro Mercado

WSB: Matteo Ferrari to deputise at Aragon for injured Leandro Mercado

Matteo Ferrari will make his World Superbike Championship debut at Aragon this weekend when he steps in to replace the injured Leandro Mercado.  The inaugural FIM Enel MotoE World Cup winner (2019)...

BSB: Santander Salt TAG Racing withdraw from 2020 season to focus on 2021 with Dan Linfoot agreeing a new deal

BSB: Santander Salt TAG Racing withdraw from 2020 season to focus on 2021 with Dan Linfoot agreeing a new deal

Santander Salt TAG Racing have confirmed today that they have withdrawn from the 2020 Bennetts British Superbike Championship. The team were hampered by technical and chatter problems at the opening...

BSB: FS-3 Racing Kawasaki welcomes Rapid Fulfillment as new title sponsors

BSB: FS-3 Racing Kawasaki welcomes Rapid Fulfillment as new title sponsors

The FS-3 Racing Kawasaki team will have a new look this weekend at Silverstone after revealing that Rapid Fulfillment have taken over as their title sponsors. The e-commerce logistics company have...

WSB: Jonathan Rea takes control after Aragon double

WSB: Jonathan Rea takes control after Aragon double

Jonathan Rea leads the 2020 World Superbike Championship once again after securing a dominating double at Aragon.  Rea has a 10-point advantage over Scott Redding in the highly competitive title fight...

MotoGP: Miguel Oliveira makes history in a dramatic Styrian Grand Prix

MotoGP: Miguel Oliveira makes history in a dramatic Styrian Grand Prix

Miguel Oliveira stunned the MotoGP paddock by claiming an historic maiden victory in the premier class at the Styrian Grand Prix. The event was red flagged after a horrific brake failure for Maverick...

BSB: Glenn Irwin wins race three at Snetterton to extend championship lead

BSB: Glenn Irwin wins race three at Snetterton to extend championship lead

Glenn Irwin has extended his lead in the 2020 Bennetts British Superbike Championship after winning the third and final race of the weekend at Snetterton. Irwin battled his way through the field from...

MotoGP: Johann Zarco declared fit to ride at the Styrian Grand Prix

MotoGP: Johann Zarco declared fit to ride at the Styrian Grand Prix

Johann Zarco has been given the green light to compete in this weekend’s Styrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring. The Frenchman passed a medical exam this afternoon (Friday August 21) and has...

WSB: Jonas Folger set for World Superbike debut with Barcelona wildcard

WSB: Jonas Folger set for World Superbike debut with Barcelona wildcard

Jonas Folger will make his World Superbike Championship debut at the inaugural Catalunya round in Barcelona next month. The German will compete on a privateer Yamaha YZF-R1 for the Team Benovo Action...

BSB: Gino Rea replaces injured Keith Farmer at Buildbase Suzuki for Snetterton

BSB: Gino Rea replaces injured Keith Farmer at Buildbase Suzuki for Snetterton

Gino Rea will ride for the Buildbase Suzuki team at Snetterton this weekend, deputising for the injured Keith Farmer.  Farmer tore his ACJ ligament – which holds the shoulder and collarbone together...

WSB: Estoril added to 2020 calendar as new season finale

WSB: Estoril added to 2020 calendar as new season finale

The World Superbike Championship will visit Estoril for the first time since 1993 this year, with the Portuguese circuit becoming the new 2020 season finale.  Estoril replaces Misano on the calendar,...

MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso wins chaotic Austrian Grand Prix

MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso wins chaotic Austrian Grand Prix

Andrea Dovizioso pushed himself up into the MotoGP title fight with a superb victory at the Red Bull Ring, just 24 hours after confirming his departure from Ducati at the end of the season. Like Jorge...

MotoGP: Algarve Circuit in Portimao to host 2020 season finale

MotoGP: Algarve Circuit in Portimao to host 2020 season finale

The Autodromo Internacional do Algarve, known by most race fans as Portimao, will host the 2020 MotoGP season finale on November 22. The circuit has been heavily linked with MotoGP since it was...

WSB: Jonathan Rea takes a hat-trick of wins at Portimao

WSB: Jonathan Rea takes a hat-trick of wins at Portimao

Reigning champion Jonathan Rea has re-taken control in the World Superbike Championship after three dominating victories at Portimao. The statistics taken from the action in Portugal showcase Rea’s...

MotoGP: Brad Binder and KTM become Grand Prix winners at Brno

MotoGP: Brad Binder and KTM become Grand Prix winners at Brno

Brad Binder showcased why fans and pundits are raving about him by taking his maiden MotoGP victory at Brno. The South African becomes the first rookie to win in MotoGP since Marc Marquez in 2013, and...

BSB: Tommy Bridewell storms to victory in the third race at Donington whilst Andrew Irwin is disqualified

BSB: Tommy Bridewell storms to victory in the third race at Donington whilst Andrew Irwin is disqualified

Tommy Bridewell ensured that he left his mark on a weekend controlled by Honda by dominating a controversial third race at Donington which ended with Andrew Irwin being disqualified.  Bridewell got...

WSB: Scott Redding takes control with two victories at Jerez

WSB: Scott Redding takes control with two victories at Jerez

Scott Redding has taken control of the 2020 World Superbike Championship after dominating the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez. The reigning British Superbike champion started the weekend off perfectly by...

BSB: New guidelines prevent fans from attending Donington and Snetterton meetings

BSB: New guidelines prevent fans from attending Donington and Snetterton meetings

New guidelines given by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) mean that British Superbike fans will be unable to attend race meetings in August. The green light had previously been...

WSB: Michael Ruben Rinaldi tops FP2 but Loris Baz ends day one quickest overall

WSB: Michael Ruben Rinaldi tops FP2 but Loris Baz ends day one quickest overall

Michael Ruben Rinaldi sprung a surprise in this afternoon’s FP2 session at Jerez, but it’s Loris Baz who ends Friday on top overall. Just like we saw in MotoGP at Jerez, the higher afternoon...

MotoGP: KTM put two race-prepped 2019 KTM RC16s up for sale

MotoGP: KTM put two race-prepped 2019 KTM RC16s up for sale

KTM are giving fans the chance to buy a race-prepped 2019 RC16 MotoGP bike as part of an extraordinary MotoGP package. The team have two RC16 prototype motorbikes for sale, for a price of €288,000...

MotoGP: Extra European round added to 2020 calendar as Argentina, Thailand and Malaysia are cancelled

MotoGP: Extra European round added to 2020 calendar as Argentina, Thailand and Malaysia are cancelled

The 2020 MotoGP season will consist of 14 rounds in total after an extra European race was added to the schedule.  The news follows the decision to officially cancel the rounds of Argentina, Thailand...

Isle of Wight TT: New road racing event delayed until 2022

Isle of Wight TT: New road racing event delayed until 2022

Plans to run an all-new International road race on the Isle of Wight have been delayed until 2022 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The event, named Diamond Races, was scheduled to debut in October...

BSB: Lee Jackson ends Donington Park test quickest overall

BSB: Lee Jackson ends Donington Park test quickest overall

Lee Jackson leaped to the top of the timesheets in the closing stages at Donington Park to finish the official British Superbike test fastest overall. The Massingberd-Mundy Kawasaki rider posted a...

WSB: BMW use 3D rider model to optimise the BMW S 1000 RR aerodynamics

WSB: BMW use 3D rider model to optimise the BMW S 1000 RR aerodynamics

The World Superbike Championship restarts this weekend and the BMW Motorrad team have been working hard in the wind tunnel with a 3D rider model of Eugene Laverty. Engineers have been fine-tuning the...

MotoGP: Fabio Quartararo storms to victory at Jerez as Yamaha lockout the podium

MotoGP: Fabio Quartararo storms to victory at Jerez as Yamaha lockout the podium

Fabio Quartararo dominated at Jerez for the second weekend in a row to take victory at the Andalucia Grand Prix. Quartararo led the entire race after launching off the line with Yamaha’s holeshot...

WSB: British, Dutch and Qatari 2020 rounds cancelled

WSB: British, Dutch and Qatari 2020 rounds cancelled

The World Superbike Championship won’t have a British round for the first time in its history due to this year’s trip to Donington Park being cancelled. The FIM and Dorna WSBK Organization (DWO)...

MotoGP: Cal Crutchlow and Alex Rins declared fit for this weekend's Andalucia Grand Prix

MotoGP: Cal Crutchlow and Alex Rins declared fit for this weekend's Andalucia Grand Prix

Cal Crutchlow and Alex Rins have both been declared fit to ride at the Andalucia Grand Prix in Jerez this weekend. Both riders missed last week’s season opener, at the same circuit, but now have the...