November

TT: Private promoter deal collapses

TT: Private promoter deal collapses

The deal between the Isle of Man Government and events firm Vision Nine to take on the promotion of the iconic TT races has collapsed.  The Island’s department of economic development has issued...

Roads: Hutchinson to remain with Tyco BMW for 2017

Roads: Hutchinson to remain with Tyco BMW for 2017

Ian Hutchinson will remain with Tyco BMW for the 2017 roads season after a successful first year with the Northern Irish squad. The Bingley Bullet stormed to victories at all three international road...

Roads: Halsall to make roads switch with William Dunlop

Roads: Halsall to make roads switch with William Dunlop

Halsall Racing have announced they will turn their attention to the roads for the 2017 season after withdrawing from the MCE British Superbike Championship. Team boss Martin Halsall revealed he would...

Roads: Liverpool FC Chairman to help RC Express Racing squad

Roads: Liverpool FC Chairman to help RC Express Racing squad

RC Express Racing have announced that Liverpool Football Club Chairman Ian Ayre will be joining the team as ‘Sporting Chairman’ for the 2017 season.  A big road racing fan, Ayre will join the...

Roads: Glen Irwin impresses at his Macau GP debut

Roads: Glen Irwin impresses at his Macau GP debut

Macau newcomer Glenn Irwin was the sensation of the 2016 Macau Grand Prix. Irwin laid out his stall when he qualified 7th fastest on the Be Wiser/PBM Ducati, less than half a second...

Roads: Hickman wins Macau GP for the second year in a row

Roads: Hickman wins Macau GP for the second year in a row

In the 50th running of the Chinese race the Burton on Trent man kept his best to last, moving into the lead with just two laps to go and taking victory from SMT Bathams teammate Michael Rutter and...

Roads: King of North West 200 Seeley will be back in 2017

Roads: King of North West 200 Seeley will be back in 2017

The Vauxhall International North West 200’s most successful racer, Alastair Seeley, says he will ‘definitely’ be in action at the 2017 event. The 17 times North West winner, who overhauled Robert...

Roads: Jessopp takes Macau pole, rookie Irwin third

Roads: Jessopp takes Macau pole, rookie Irwin third

Martin Jessopp (Riders Motorcycles BMW) will start in pole position for the 50th Macau Grand Prix on Saturday afternoon after pipping eight times Macau winner, Michael Rutter (SMT Bathams BMW) in...

Roads: Macau GP set to be a tyre battle

Roads: Macau GP set to be a tyre battle

The 2016 Macau grand Prix is being billed as a battle between tyre manufacturers, Dunlop and Metzeler. Unlike MotoGP or BSB, there is no control tyre in road racing and the rival manufacturers are...

Roads: Rutter tops opening qualifying in Macau

Roads: Rutter tops opening qualifying in Macau

Michael Rutter topped the time sheets in the opening qualifying session for the 50th Macau Grand Prix in China on the SMT/Bathams BMW. The eight times Macau winner had already been fastest in the...

Roads: Watch the 2016 Macau Grand Prix live

Roads: Watch the 2016 Macau Grand Prix live

Motorcycle News have teamed up with the organisers of the 2016 Macau Grand Prix to offer this year's race live and free online. With top roadracing names like Ian Hutchinson, John McGuinness and Peter...

Roads: British stars set for Macau Grand Prix

Roads: British stars set for Macau Grand Prix

The 50th Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix begins in the Chinese city on Thursday morning with the opening practice session. Riders from the British Isles dominate the 2016 field, comprising 22 of the 28...