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Foggy to lead Sauber WSB effort?

Foggy to lead Sauber WSB effort?

Updated: Tuesday, November 6: Sauber is believed to be switching away from plans for GP racing to go WSB racing instead. And there are suggestions that Carl Fogarty will act as the bid’s...

Hodgson marries. Meet and congratulate him at the NEC

Hodgson marries. Meet and congratulate him at the NEC

Neil Hodgson got married on Sunday near his home town of Burnley, Lancs. Now you can congratulate him in person at the MCN stand at the NEC Show later this week.Hodgson married long term girlfriend...

Walker claims creditable ninth in Sugo

Walker claims creditable ninth in Sugo

Chris Walker wasn’t expecting to win at Sugo on Sunday in his first competitive ride for Kawasaki – but ninth place against some of the best bikes and riders in the world felt almost as good.For the...

Haga: I thought toothache would kill me

Haga: I thought toothache would kill me

Noriyuki Haga’s toothache in Rio turned out to be more serious than first thought. When he returned to Japan he needed emergency surgery.The tooth infection forced him to miss the final round of the...

Haslam’s GP future in jeopardy

Haslam’s GP future in jeopardy

Leon Haslam might have scored his best ever 500 finish in the rain-hit Rio GP, but that hasn’t been enough to secure his ride for 2002.He looked certain to be retained by the Shell Advance squad for...

£10 off British GP tickets

£10 off British GP tickets

Next year's British GP may be nine months away but plan ahead and you can save a packet.The race, on July 14, will be our first chance in Britain to see the new Honda and Yamaha four-strokes racing...

McWilliams’ 2002 deal collapses

McWilliams’ 2002 deal collapses

Jeremy McWilliams is facing another uncertain winter after negotiations to sort out a works 250 deal in 2002 collapsed.McWilliams and his team enjoyed instant success in 2001 when he became Britain’s...

Off-road superstar Ricky Carmichael in conversation

Off-road superstar Ricky Carmichael in conversation

Hail Ricky Carmichael the new king of US off-road! He convincingly beat legend and seven-time champion Jeremy McGrath in this year’s EA Sports Supercross series. And he dominated the outdoor Chevy...

Top dates for 2002 revealed

Top dates for 2002 revealed

We’re now able to publish the dates for the motocross, trials and enduro championships of 2002.All dates are provisional. British motocross championship dates have yet to be released.The next issue of...

Lampkin resigns for Montesa-HRC

Lampkin resigns for Montesa-HRC

World indoor and outdoor trials champion Dougie Lampkin has resigned for Montesa-HRC for the 2002 season.The contract runs until 2003. Lampkin also holds the English and Spanish trials titles, picked...

That’s a bit harsh

That’s a bit harsh

Monsters? Not in our view

Never heard them called that before

Never heard them called that before

You can call them Automotive if you like. We’ve got lots of other names for them.

I can’t read that

I can’t read that

You’ll have to let us smooth the words out if you want us to read them

Poggiali crowned 125 champion in Brazil

Poggiali crowned 125 champion in Brazil

Manuel Poggiali was crowned world 125 champion in Brazil this afternoon – but only after a massive scare.The Gilera rider knew going into today’s 21-lap race that he only needed a top 13 finish to...

Katoh can’t stop winning

Katoh can’t stop winning

Daijiro Katoh may have already wrapped up the world 250 title but he still managed to rub his rivals noses in it again with yet another success in Rio today.It might not have been the typical runaway...

Poggiali on course for 125 title in Rio

Poggiali on course for 125 title in Rio

MANUEL POGGIALI looks odds-on to win the world 125 championship in Rio on Saturday despite suffering a scare in Friday afternoon's final qualifying session.The 18-year-old Gilera rider only needs to...

Ukawa stuns by claiming pole for final 500GP

Ukawa stuns by claiming pole for final 500GP

Tohru Ukawa pulled off one of the biggest shocks of the GP season on Friday when he claimed pole position for the Brazilian 500 GP, ending Italian domination of qualifying this seasonThe Japanese...

Rossi claims 11th win by 0.1 seconds

Rossi claims 11th win by 0.1 seconds

Valentino Rossi’s midas touch didn’t desert him in Rio this afternoon when he won a rain-affected Brazilian GP after a dramatic race with Carlos Checa.It had looked like Spaniard Checa would create...

Walker finishes 13th in Weston Beach Race

Walker finishes 13th in Weston Beach Race

Kawasaki World Superbike star Chris Walker finished a creditable 13th in Sunday's gruelling Weston Beach Race, at Weston-Super-Mare."The Stalker", riding a Kawasaki 250, completed 20 laps to finish...

Does she have more fun?

Does she have more fun?

What do blondes have more of?

Edwards gets lucky again

Edwards gets lucky again

No wonder the Texan Tornado is smiling

Riding Mettet with Walker and Whitham

Riding Mettet with Walker and Whitham

Whitham walks into the packed hospitality tent and flops into a plastic chair. In front of him, on his placemat, he plonks down a small grey tub.He’s looking pretty knackered, but it doesn’t stop...

Where are his hands?

Where are his hands?

Is Colin enjoying a private moment?

Heightened security

Heightened security

They won’t let you past until you’re frisked.

Don’t judge a book

Don’t judge a book

She looks so innocent, too

Her best feature?

Her best feature?

Are you ready for your close-up, miss?

Trade descriptions act

Trade descriptions act

Don’t be so hard on yourselves girls

Formation totty

Formation totty

The original Eastenders audition for the Slater Sisters held a promise unfulfilled.

The wind in her hair

The wind in her hair

You’d tell if she had wind blowing anywhere else

Which way is up?

Which way is up?

Throw a couple more in, give them some time, and they’ll soon work out which way is up

She’s got it

She’s got it

Hold on to that tight, you don’t want to lose it

Mackenzie says Sauber is fastest he’s ever ridden

Mackenzie says Sauber is fastest he’s ever ridden

Niall Mackenzie reckons the Sauber four-stroke GP bike is the fastest bike he's ever ridden. The triple British superbike champion and former GP star believes the Sauber could surprise a lot of...

Bright, white and tight

Bright, white and tight

Her whites are so bright, she has to wear shades.

Bumper to bumper

Bumper to bumper

A meeting of master minds? They certainly each have a lot up top.

Triple top

Triple top

Two’s company… three is just greedy

Look into her eyes

Look into her eyes

There’s a sunny smile!