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Back to the future

Back to the future

The amazing X-Ray glasses let them see under the riders’ leathers

Sainct wins 2003 Dakar Rally

Sainct wins 2003 Dakar Rally

Frenchman Richard Sainct has won the 2003 Dakar Rally. The thirty-two-year old won five stages on his way to victory, completing the rally in 53 hours, 24 minutes and 32 seconds.Sainct was riding a...

Shed-heads

Shed-heads

In British Superbikes, even the bin-men are good looking

Better than Girls Aloud?

Better than Girls Aloud?

Now that’s what I call Brolly Babes, Vol 3

Highway to hell

Highway to hell

They’re stuck, between heaven and Shell

MCN’s Japanese special

MCN’s Japanese special

We’ve packed so much into the Motor Cycle News special Japan edition out today (Jan 15), that we didn’t even have room for these young ladies.

Foggy happy with Phillip Island test

Foggy happy with Phillip Island test

The Foggy Petronas team completed a successful three-day test at Phillip Island, leaving boss Carl Fogarty feeling positive.The team would not release official times, but Troy Corser was running 1:34...

Burns and Waldmann team up for MotoGP

Burns and Waldmann team up for MotoGP

Chris Burns and GP veteran Ralf Waldmann have been announced as the riders for the Yamaha-based Harris WCM.Waldmann hasn’t raced full-time in GPs since 2000, but holds the dubious distinction of being...

Straw-ly not?

Straw-ly not?

It’s horrible when you are stuck on the grid and your hair begins to frizz.

In the shadows

In the shadows

No need to hide in the shadows

There’s always one

There’s always one

Guess whose photographer got distracted from the bike?

Now that’s a cheeky girl

Now that’s a cheeky girl

The Cheeky Girls just aren’t going to compete with MCN’s Babe of the Day

Ekerold and sons join British Supersport

Ekerold and sons join British Supersport

British Supersport will be joined by a former 350 GP champ and his sons next year.Former 350 GP champion Jon Ekerold will be involved as a consultant a team managed by his son Gary. Meanwhile his...

Minimum height requirement

Minimum height requirement

To be allowed to ride, you need to be this tall.

Foggy on A Question of Sport

Foggy on A Question of Sport

Carl Fogarty, the four-times World Superbike champion, and boss of Foggy-Petronas racing, will appear on BBC’s A Question of Sport this Friday, January 17.He’ll be joining team captains Ally McCoist...

Supermoto champ on Supersport pace

Supermoto champ on Supersport pace

World Supermoto champ Thierry van den Bosch shocked his new rivals in World Supersports by matching lap record pace in his first test of Yamaha’s latest R6.He lapped Spain’s Almeria circuit as fast as...

Top F1 designer joins Proton KR

Top F1 designer joins Proton KR

Formula One designer John Barnard has joined Proton KR as technical director.Barnard has worked for teams throughout Formula One, including McLaren, Ferrari, Benetton, Arrows and Prost. Successes...

Sorry, Nori…

Sorry, Nori…

Sorry Nori, but you’re not the focus of our attention…

Reed wins second World Supercross GP

Reed wins second World Supercross GP

Yamaha’s Chad Reed took his second victory in the THQ World Supercross GP in Anaheim at the weekend.Over 45,000 fans watched Kawasaki’s Mike Brown take the holeshot in the 250cc race, only to be...

ACU unveil bigger and better racing Academy

ACU unveil bigger and better racing Academy

The ACU Academy has offered training for young road racers for the last two years. Now it will also offer motocross, trials, grasstrack and enduro training.In addition to the eight new road racers...

MonsterMob boss rallies to victory

MonsterMob boss rallies to victory

MonsterMob boss Paul Bird took victory in the Specsavers Christmas Stages Rally, despite having his Hyundai Accent WRC less than a week.Bird competed in the event, held at Croft Circuit, despite...

And will I ride like Doohan?

And will I ride like Doohan?

Inspiration to ride like Mick Doohan

A bit lop-sided

A bit lop-sided

She always needed her friend to hold her up

Isn’t that Anastasia?

Isn’t that Anastasia?

Soul singer Anastasia picks up some part-time work during the racing season.

Updated 2003 WSB and Endurance calendar

Updated 2003 WSB and Endurance calendar

The Malaysian round of World Superbikes will not be taking place this year, but there will still be 12 rounds of action, plus eight World Endurance races, and the three Masters of Endurance events at...

Rossi tips Ducati for 2003

Rossi tips Ducati for 2003

MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi predicts Ducati rider Loris Capirossi will be a major threat in 2003.Capirossi has beaten lap records at Jerez and Phillip Island in testing. On the final day of...

What a way to end 2002

What a way to end 2002

This picture should ensure you leave 2002 with a smile on your face

No single seat unit for them

No single seat unit for them

Suddenly the argument for being able to take pillions seems startlingly clear.

Supercross legend McGrath retires

Supercross legend McGrath retires

Seven-times AMA 250cc Supercross champion Jeremy McGrath has announced his retirement, sources revealed today.McGrath is currently racing for KTM, and planned to continue for two more seasons, before...

Yo-ho-ho

Yo-ho-ho

Merry Christmas to everyone

Marks out of ten?

Marks out of ten?

Surely the bike should have a nine on it, not a one

Not optional extras

Not optional extras

The unfaired SV650 would be unstoppable if it came with two free brolly babes

Stop the what?

Stop the what?

Stop the stripping? Are you sure?

Three wise devils?

Three wise devils?

We thought you might prefer these ladies to the three wise men

Octagon deny plans to sell Brands Hatch

Octagon deny plans to sell Brands Hatch

Octagon have denied they are planning to sell circuits including Brands Hatch, Snetterton, Oulton Park and Cadwell Park.The claims were raised in subscription newsletter, TV Sports Marketing.