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BSB: Kyle Ryde joins Rich Energy OMG Racing for 2021

BSB: Kyle Ryde joins Rich Energy OMG Racing for 2021

The Rich Energy OMG Racing team has announced the signing of Kyle Ryde for the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike season. Ryde, who made his full-time BSB debut last season, makes the switch to BMW power...

BSB: Danny Buchan completes SYNETIQ BMW’s exciting 2021 line-up

BSB: Danny Buchan completes SYNETIQ BMW’s exciting 2021 line-up

SYNETIQ BMW has announced that Danny Buchan will line-up alongside Andrew Irwin for the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike season. Just days after Irwin made the unexpected switch from Honda Racing UK,...

WSB: 2021 Australian Round postponed due to Covid-19 restrictions

WSB: 2021 Australian Round postponed due to Covid-19 restrictions

The 2021 Australian round of the World Superbike Championship has been postponed due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.  The Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit announced the postponement today...

BSB: British championship set to pilot new global Supersport regulations in 2021

BSB: British championship set to pilot new global Supersport regulations in 2021

MSVR will pilot new regulations in the Supersport class next year as part of a collaboration with the FIM and Dorna WorldSBK Organisation (DWO). Current restrictions mean that the Supersport class...

MotoGP: Joan Mir becomes 2020's ninth different winner and extends championship lead

MotoGP: Joan Mir becomes 2020's ninth different winner and extends championship lead

Joan Mir finally clinched his maiden MotoGP victory in Valencia and now has a healthy 37-point advantage in the championship.  The Suzuki rider, who has been the most consistent rider all season,...

MotoGP: Esponsorama Racing confirm the signings of Luca Marini and Enea Bastianini for 2021

MotoGP: Esponsorama Racing confirm the signings of Luca Marini and Enea Bastianini for 2021

Luca Marini and Enea Bastianini will move up into the premier class next season after signing for Esponsorama Racing Ducati. Marini will continue under the SKY Racing Team VR46 colours in MotoGP,...

BSB: Andrew Irwin joins SYNETIQ BMW for 2021 season

BSB: Andrew Irwin joins SYNETIQ BMW for 2021 season

Andrew Irwin will line-up for the SYNETIQ BMW TAS Racing team for the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike Championship season. Irwin announced his departure from Honda Racing UK after two successful...

MotoGP: Valentino Rossi to return at Valencia after two negative Covid-19 tests

MotoGP: Valentino Rossi to return at Valencia after two negative Covid-19 tests

Valentino Rossi will return to action tomorrow at Valencia after his second Covid-19 test came back negative.  The Italian flew to Valencia yesterday evening after his first test came back...

MotoGP: Provisional 2021 calendar revealed

MotoGP: Provisional 2021 calendar revealed

The provisional 2021 MotoGP calendar has been released and it includes 19 circuits, with another slot still to be decided. Alongside the featured rounds, there is also a three-track reserve list.

MotoGP: Garrett Gerloff replaces Valentino Rossi for FP1 and FP2 in Valencia

MotoGP: Garrett Gerloff replaces Valentino Rossi for FP1 and FP2 in Valencia

Garrett Gerloff will make his MotoGP debut today when he steps in for Valentino Rossi during FP1 and FP2 at the European Grand Prix in Valencia. The World Superbike rider will get his chance on the M1...

MotoGP: Yamaha penalised after breaching engine homologation rules

MotoGP: Yamaha penalised after breaching engine homologation rules

Yamaha has been docked 50 constructors' points after being found guilty of breaching engine homologation rules at the opening MotoGP race of the year at Jerez. It is said that Yamaha used an...

MotoGP: Aprilia replace Bradley Smith with Lorenzo Savadori for the final three rounds

MotoGP: Aprilia replace Bradley Smith with Lorenzo Savadori for the final three rounds

Aprilia have announced that Lorenzo Savadori will replace Bradley Smith for the final three rounds of the 2020 MotoGP season. Savadori will make his Grand Prix debut at the Grand Prix of...

MotoGP: Honda reach 800 Grand Prix victories with Jaume Masia's Moto3 win

MotoGP: Honda reach 800 Grand Prix victories with Jaume Masia's Moto3 win

Jaume Masia's victory in the Moto3 race at the Teruel Grand Prix, held at Aragon, was Honda's 800th in Grand Prix racing. Riding the NSF250RW machine, the Leopard Racing rider clinched...

BSB: Luke Mossey and Héctor Barberá depart Rich Energy OMG Racing

BSB: Luke Mossey and Héctor Barberá depart Rich Energy OMG Racing

The Rich Energy OMG Racing team has confirmed that both Luke Mossey’s and Héctor Barberá's contracts have not been renewed for the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike season. Both contracts expired after...

Moto2: Sam Lowes wins his third consecutive race at the Teruel GP

Moto2: Sam Lowes wins his third consecutive race at the Teruel GP

Sam Lowes completed a hat-trick of race wins in as many weeks after dominating the Moto2 race at Aragon. The Brit, who's controlled the entire weekend, led the race from start to finish and was...

BSB: McAMS to remain as title sponsors for the official Yamaha team

BSB: McAMS to remain as title sponsors for the official Yamaha team

McAMS and Yamaha have agreed a new deal which will see the motorcycle accident management service company remain as the title sponsor of their official Bennetts British Superbike...

Moto2: Jake Dixon to remain with Petronas Sprinta Racing for 2021

Moto2: Jake Dixon to remain with Petronas Sprinta Racing for 2021

The Petronas Sprinta Racing team have confirmed that Jake Dixon will remain with the team for the 2021 Moto2 season. The Brit will race alongside Xavi Vierge once again next year as the team...

MotoGP: Honda and Repsol extend their partnership for two more seasons

MotoGP: Honda and Repsol extend their partnership for two more seasons

Spanish oil giant Repsol has confirmed a two-year extension on its title sponsorship deal with the Honda MotoGP team.  The collaboration is arguably one of the most recognized and iconic...

Moto2: Sam Lowes secures consecutive wins with victory at Aragon

Moto2: Sam Lowes secures consecutive wins with victory at Aragon

Sam Lowes won in Moto2 for the second consecutive weekend and is now in with a real chance of winning this year's title. Despite missing the opening round of the year in Qatar, yesterday's victory at...

MotoGP: Alex Rins beats Alex Marquez at Aragon to become eighth different winner in 2020

MotoGP: Alex Rins beats Alex Marquez at Aragon to become eighth different winner in 2020

Alex Rins overcame the challenge of Alex Marquez to secure his first victory of the 2020 MotoGP season at Aragon. Rins not only becomes the eighth different winner of this spectacular campaign, but...

WSB: Jonathan Rea clinches his sixth consecutive title at Estoril

WSB: Jonathan Rea clinches his sixth consecutive title at Estoril

Jonathan Rea created even more history at the weekend by clinching his sixth consecutive World Superbike title at Estoril.  Rea becomes only the second rider in history to win a premier class...

BSB: Josh Brookes secures his second title with victory in race three at Brands Hatch

BSB: Josh Brookes secures his second title with victory in race three at Brands Hatch

Josh Brookes clinched his second Bennetts British Superbike Championship crown after taking his second win of the day at Brands Hatch.  The Australian withstood immense pressure from his...

BSB: Michael Rutter to pay tribute to father Tony Rutter at Brands Hatch

BSB: Michael Rutter to pay tribute to father Tony Rutter at Brands Hatch

Michael Rutter will pay tribute to his late father Tony Rutter at Brands Hatch tomorrow by running his famous 1980's Ducati paint scheme. Tony Rutter passed away on March 24, at the age of 78,...

BSB: 2021 calendar revealed ahead of season finale at Brands Hatch

BSB: 2021 calendar revealed ahead of season finale at Brands Hatch

The calendar for the 2021 Bennetts British Superbike Championship has been revealed and it includes 11 rounds.  Next year's season will follow a new format, to be revealed at a later date, with a...

WSB: Leon Haslam receives contract extension at Honda for 2021

WSB: Leon Haslam receives contract extension at Honda for 2021

HRC have confirmed that Leon Haslam will remain with their factory World Superbike team next season. Haslam will once again line-up alongside Alvaro Bautista on the CBR1000RR-R SP Fireblade in...

BSB: Smiths Racing to contest their final race meeting at Brands Hatch

BSB: Smiths Racing to contest their final race meeting at Brands Hatch

After 11 successful seasons in the Bennetts British Superbike and road racing paddocks Smiths Racing will race for the final time this weekend at Brands Hatch. The Gloucester-based team, set up and...

James Hillier set to take on 2022 Dakar Rally challenge

James Hillier set to take on 2022 Dakar Rally challenge

Isle of Man TT race winner James Hillier is due to embark on a new challenge which will see him take on the Dakar Rally in 2022. The 2013 Lightweight TT winner will join forces with the Rich...

Moto3: Red Bull KTM Ajo confirm Raul Fernandez and Jaume Masia for 2021

Moto3: Red Bull KTM Ajo confirm Raul Fernandez and Jaume Masia for 2021

Red Bull KTM Ajo have renewed Raul Fernandez's contract and signed Jaume Masia for the 2021 Moto3 season. Fernandez has three pole positions so far this season and has achieved a best result of sixth...

WSB: Jonathan Rea secures Magny-Cours double but must wait for his sixth title

WSB: Jonathan Rea secures Magny-Cours double but must wait for his sixth title

Jonathan Rea narrowly missed out on clinching his sixth consecutive World Superbike crown despite securing a sensational double at Magny-Cours.  The Kawasaki rider mastered the tricky wet...

BSB: Tarran Mackenzie wins the final race of the weekend at Donington

BSB: Tarran Mackenzie wins the final race of the weekend at Donington

Tarran Mackenzie ensured that there were three different race winners at Donington Park after getting the better of title contenders Glenn Irwin and Josh Brookes. Mackenzie, who had been building up...

MotoGP: Johann Zarco and Jorge Martin join Pramac Ducati for 2021

MotoGP: Johann Zarco and Jorge Martin join Pramac Ducati for 2021

Pramac Ducati have confirmed the signings of Johann Zarco and Jorge Martin for the 2021 MotoGP season. Zarco moves up to the satellite team after an impressive season on a GP19 with the Esponsorama...

MotoGP: Francesco Bagnaia secures 2021 factory Ducati spot

MotoGP: Francesco Bagnaia secures 2021 factory Ducati spot

Ducati have confirmed that current Pramac Ducati rider Francesco Bagnaia will line-up alongside Jack Miller in the factory team next season. Despite missing three races with a broken leg, Bagnaia is...

MotoGP: Fabio Quartararo returns to winning ways at the Catalan Grand Prix

MotoGP: Fabio Quartararo returns to winning ways at the Catalan Grand Prix

Fabio Quartararo is back at the top of the MotoGP championship standings after securing his third win of the season in Barcelona.  The Frenchman pull the pin after taking the lead away from...

MotoGP: Petronas Yamaha confirm the signing of Valentino Rossi for 2021

MotoGP: Petronas Yamaha confirm the signing of Valentino Rossi for 2021

Valentino Rossi will remain in MotoGP next year after signing for the Petronas Yamaha team.  The announcement was made this morning in Barcelona ahead of the MotoGP qualifying session for the...

MotoGP: Maverick Vinales wins a chaotic Emilia Romagna Grand Prix

MotoGP: Maverick Vinales wins a chaotic Emilia Romagna Grand Prix

Maverick Vinales came out on top in an eventful Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Misano to become the sixth different MotoGP winner in seven races. The Monster Energy Yamaha rider was able to take full...

BSB: Josh Brookes storms to victory in race three at Oulton Park

BSB: Josh Brookes storms to victory in race three at Oulton Park

Josh Brookes ended his race weekend at Oulton Park on a positive note after taking victory in the third and final race of the weekend.  Brookes, who had struggled in Saturday's race,...