TT & road races

  • Isle of Man Police hunting rogue harley rider

    05 June 2009 by Andy Downes

    Isle of Man Police hunting rogue harley rider

    Isle of Man police are hunting an unknown Harley-Davidson rider who has twice ridden the wrong way along a section of the Mountain course into the face on one-way traffic. Heads of Roads Policing on...

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  • TT pace intensifies as Donald goes 131mph

    05 June 2009 by Phil Wain

    TT pace intensifies as Donald goes 131mph

    Cameron Donald was the sensation of Thursday evening’s practice for the Isle of Man TT races when he unofficially smashed the outright lap record with a speed of 131.457mph. Get all the latest TT...

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  • Breaking TT News: Cameron Donald hits 131mph!

    04 June 2009 by Phil Wain and Gary Pinchin

    Breaking TT News: Cameron Donald hits 131mph!

    Cameron Donald set a new bench mark at the TT when he clocked the first-ever 131mph  lap on the 37.73mile Mountain course. After a relatively quiet few days of practice the Aussie stamped his...

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  • John McGuinness: I can still go faster

    04 June 2009 by Andy Downes

    John McGuinness: I can still go faster

    Isle of Man racing hero John McGuinness reckons he could still take at least another two or three seconds off his lap time without a repeat of the jump at Ballaugh Bridge that saw him put his crash...

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  • Most amazing TT pic so far!

    04 June 2009 by MCN

    Most amazing TT pic so far!

    This is Gary Johnson airborne just after Rhencullen in yesterday’s practice. Genius road race photographer Stephen Davison got the shot. More pics as we get them

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  • Last minute package to see TTXGP

    03 June 2009 by Chris Newbigging

    Last minute package to see TTXGP

    The organisers of the TTXGP have chartered a private jet as part of a last-minute package for race fans to see the zero-emissions race. 218 seats on the private jet are available to leave Gatwick at...

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  • Isle of Man TT: Amor aiming for the podium

    02 June 2009 by Phil Wain

    Isle of Man TT: Amor aiming for the podium

    Scottish rider Keith Amor is one of the many pre-event favourites for success at this year’s Isle of Man TT Races and we caught up with the Wilson Craig Honda rider today to find out how practice has...

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  • Where to watch at the Isle of Man TT

    01 June 2009 by Laura Kennerley

    Where to watch at the Isle of Man TT

    As far at the TT is concerned finding a good place to watch the racing is what it’s all about. Where you choose to set up camp all depends on what you want from the TT. Download the spectator guide...

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  • From Everest to the Mountain Course

    01 June 2009 by Laura Kennerley

    From Everest to the Mountain Course

    A mountaineer, who failed in his third attempt to climb Everest, is hoping to fare better at this year’s TT. John Crellin, 55, from Douglas on the Isle of Man was forced to abandon his third...

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  • Olivers Mount

    29 May 2009 by stuartshipman

    Olivers Mount

    We attended Olivers Mount at Scarborough. This is a picture of my Son Jack with Mick Grant.

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  • Rutter’s TT Suzuki takes shape

    28 May 2009 by Gary Pinchin

    Rutter’s TT Suzuki takes shape

    Michael Rutter was at the Crescent Suzuki workshop yesterday in Verwood  for a fitting on Sylvain Guintoli’s Worx Suzuki which he’ll race in the BSB round at Thruxton on Sunday. Rutter also got...

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  • Farquhar blitzes Scarborough record book

    27 May 2009 by Phil Wain

    Farquhar blitzes Scarborough record book

    Ryan Farquhar notched up a unprecendented 18 wins in 18 rides at the Barry Sheene Classic Festival at Scarbought this weekend In his record-breaking spree Farquhar recorded the most number of wins in...

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  • Video: Isle of Man TT preview

    26 May 2009 by Andy Downes

    The Isle of Man TT kicks off in just four days and this official TT promotional video should be just the ticket to remind yourselves what an awesome event it is.  

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  • Rutter buys Suzuki superbike to race at TT

    22 May 2009 by Gary Pinchin

    Rutter buys Suzuki superbike to race at TT

    Michael Rutter will race a Suzuki in this year’s two superbike races at the TT. In the two days since parting company with the NW200 Yamaha team, Rutter has arranged to buy his own K9 GSX-R1000 from...

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  • NW200 2009 Pics

    21 May 2009 by Michael Bradley

    NW200 2009 Pics

    Hi there was at the races on Saturday at york corner 1st corner primrose hill and the starting grid. Have many more pics like these and will share. www.mickbradley.co.uk

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  • Plater's NW200 double

    18 May 2009 by Phil Wain

    Plater's NW200 double

    Steve Plater stole the show at today’s heavily interrupted 80th anniversary International North West 200 dominating proceedings to take two wins out of two. The HM Plant Honda rider was in imperious...

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  • NW200 pictures

    16 May 2009 by jamierob

    NW200 pictures

    Congratulations to Phil Harvey on his third place in todays 250 race, we'll see you at the UGP. Hope Micheal Dunlop isn't too mad at Chris (oops) Elkin for losing the 250 race. Also bad luck...

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  • NW200

    14 May 2009 by jamierob

    NW200

    NorthWest 200 minimoto race and my son dreaming of being on the rostrum... Oh yeah, and watch out for the cops, they've some serious kit. Apparently the exhaust IS legal!

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  • Dunlop hat trick

    07 May 2009 by suzukimad

    Michael Dunlop got his first hat trick at tandragee 100 road races - a 125cc a 250cc and a 600cc supersport. Chip off the old block you could say!!

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