January

Roads: Brookes to remain with Norton for 2018 TT

Roads: Brookes to remain with Norton for 2018 TT

Josh Brookes will remain with Norton for a second consecutive crack at the Isle of Man TT this year, it has been confirmed. The Aussie became the fastest rider ever to lap the iconic 37.73-mile...

Roads: Welsh Road Race set to be called off

Roads: Welsh Road Race set to be called off

The all-new Welsh Road Race event set to take place in the Brecon Beacons later this year has run into difficulty and been called off.  MCN understands the Auto Cycle Union (ACU) has been unable...

Roads: William Dunlop to continue with Yamaha machinery in 2018

Roads: William Dunlop to continue with Yamaha machinery in 2018

William Dunlop is setting out to secure his first Isle of Man TT victory after signing a deal to remain on Yamaha machinery for the 2018 season. The elder Dunlop brother will again campaign a Yamaha...

Roads: David Johnson signs deal with Gulf BMW

Roads: David Johnson signs deal with Gulf BMW

Shaun Muir Racing will return to the Isle of Man TT in 2018 under the Gulf BMW banner. Aussie David Johnson will ride for the Giusborough squad at the TT as well as the 2018 North West 200 and...

Michael Dunlop to test Suzuki MotoGP bike

Michael Dunlop to test Suzuki MotoGP bike

15-time Isle of Man TT winner Michael Dunlop will test Suzuki’s MotoGP bike at the Sepang International Circuit later this week. MCN understands the Ballymoney ace has been invited to the test to...

Roads: North One loses TT TV contract

Roads: North One loses TT TV contract

North One Television has lost the rights to produce coverage of the Isle of Man TT for the first time in nine years.   The London-based firm began producing the TT’s TV coverage in 2009 with...

Roads: McGuinness 'keeping options open' after Honda split

Roads: McGuinness 'keeping options open' after Honda split

John McGuinness has said he is ‘keeping his options open’ with regards to a ride for the 2018 Isle of Man TT after confirming he has split with Honda Racing. The 23-time TT winner announced at a Joey...

TT: Mugen to expand to three bikes for 2018 TT Zero

TT: Mugen to expand to three bikes for 2018 TT Zero

Mugen will expand its effort to three machines for the 2018 Isle of Man TT Zero. Confirming its motorsports activities on Friday, the Japanese marque announced it will return to the Isle of Man TT for...

Roads Rider of the Year: 1st - Michael Dunlop

Roads Rider of the Year: 1st - Michael Dunlop

After another epic season of racing, MCN’s sports team of Michael Guy (Sports Editor), Simon Patterson (MotoGP Reporter) and Oli Rushby (Superbike Reporter) sat down to discuss who impressed them the...