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Subaru to Attempt Lap Record at the TT?

Subaru to Attempt Lap Record at the TT?

Thursday, April 17 2014

Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that Subaru will return to the Isle of Man TT Races and attempt to beat its own fastest car lap time. The current record of 115.36mph for the iconic 37 3/4 mile TT Mountain Course was set three years ago by Mark Higgins in a (2011) Subaru WRX STI. […]

Stellar Line up for IOM Sidecar Races

Stellar Line up for IOM Sidecar Races

Wednesday, April 16 2014

As well as six high quality solo races, the 2014 Isle of Man TT Races, is set to see two highly competitive Sure Sidecar TT races with a stellar line-up of outfits confirmed.. Reverting back to the open regulations, last used in 2010, the entry, again in excess of 60 machines, features no less than […]

Schwantz Joins Suzuki MotoGP Test Team

Schwantz Joins Suzuki MotoGP Test Team

Wednesday, April 16 2014

1993 World Champion Kevin Schwantz joined the Suzuki MotoGP Test Team for its test at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas this week. Kevin, who last raced a MotoGP machine in 2006, completed 11 laps of the 5,513m circuit with a best lap-time of 2’12.75. Schwantz, who also tested the Yoshimura Suzuki Superbike team’s […]

Circuit of the Americas Race Report: Texas Shootout Provides a Glimpse into the New Era

Circuit of the Americas Race Report: Texas Shootout Provides a Glimpse into the New Era

Monday, April 14 2014

Marc Marquez made it his second win in two years in Texas to strengthen his early grip over the MotoGP World Championship, as the defending World Champion took victory ahead of Repsol Honda teammate Dani Pedrosa and Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso. Jorge Lorezo’s start to the season went from bad to worse however, as a massive […]

Tom on The Double at Aragon

Tom on The Double at Aragon

Sunday, April 13 2014

Tom Sykes won both of today’s races at he first European round of World Superbikes at  MotorLand Aragon after a masterful performance the reigning World Champion. Sykes, who led from turn one was never headed, coming home seconds ahead of Loris Baz, with Jonathan Rea completing the podium. Davide Giugliano crashed during the final lap […]

Circuit of the Americas Qualifying Report: Marquez Continues Texas Dominance

Circuit of the Americas Qualifying Report: Marquez Continues Texas Dominance

Saturday, April 12 2014

Marc Marquez laid down an ominous marker for tomorrow’s GP of the Americas with another blistering qualifying performance to take pole position at the Circuit of the Americas. The Repsol Honda rider smashed his own pole position record from 2013 not once but twice on his way to his 11th MotoGP Pole position from 20 […]

Smith's to Debut Rutter and Johnson at TT

Smith’s to Debut Rutter and Johnson at TT

Thursday, April 10 2014

Smiths Triumph Racing Team will make their debut at the 2014 Isle of Man TT Races, fielding Gary Johnson and Michael Rutter. The duo will line up on the 675cc Triumph Daytonas in the two, four-lap  Supersport races, and with two potential race winners on board, the British manufacturer has a great chance of replicating […]

MotoGP Circuit of the Americas Preview: Early Season, Early Pressure

MotoGP Circuit of the Americas Preview: Early Season, Early Pressure

Thursday, April 10 2014

It may have only ever hosted one MotoGP race weekend, but already the Circuit of the Americas has become the scene of one of the most significant moments in Motorcycle Racing history. But while last year all the focus was on Marc Marquez as he became first the youngest pole sitter and then the youngest […]

Pata to Test Speed Gene at Jerez

Pata to Test Speed Gene at Jerez

Tuesday, April 1 2014

The Pata Honda team has announced the introduction of a nepotistic youth policy designed to enhance development and ensure continuity of its world championship racing programme.On tomorrow’s third and final day of the World Superbike championship test currently taking place at Jerez in Spain, regular riders Leon Haslam and Jonathan Rea will hand over their Honda CBR1000RR […]

Marquez Victorious in Qatar

Marquez Victorious in Qatar

Monday, March 24 2014

Reigning Champion Marc Marquez battled with Rossi to a brilliant victory in Qatar, giving Honda their 250th win in the premier class.  The perfect start to his title defence for walked wounded Repsol Honda rider Marc Marquez rider emerging victorious from a closely-fought contest with Movistar Yamaha  Valentino Rossi. Starting from pole position, Marquez traded […]

Cameron Donald to Ride Factory Norton at TT

Cameron Donald to Ride Factory Norton at TT

Wednesday, March 19 2014

Cameron Donald is the man named to ride for Norton Motorcycles at this year’s TT, with the Australian ace lining up in the Dainese Superbike and PokerStars Senior TT Races for the British manufacturer. Cameron will start both races from the number 19 position, made famous by the late Steve Hislop who took Norton’s last […]

Laverty and Parkes Ready for Round 1

Laverty and Parkes Ready for Round 1

Wednesday, March 19 2014

The 2014 MotoGP™ season is set to start this weekend amidst a huge buzz of excitement at Qatar’s Losail International Circuit, Twenty-three riders will take part in MotoGP™ for the 2014 season, which will span eighteen races across thirteen countries. The night race at the Doha track will mark another historic chapter in the increasingly […]

Pre-Season Interview With Dani Pedrosa

Pre-Season Interview With Dani Pedrosa

Wednesday, March 12 2014

Dani Pedrosa feels ready for the challenges the season ahead with only 2 weeks until round 1 in Qatar, the Repsol Honda rider is very positive after a speedy start at Sepang and Phillip Island. After testing in Malaysia and Australia, what is your review of the 2014 preseason?
”It’s been quite positive. We have completed […]

Interview With Marc Marquez

Interview With Marc Marquez

Monday, March 10 2014

Here Marc talks about how he approaches his sophomore season in the premier class, in which he faces the difficult challenge of defending the title. The question to which every team, rival and fan wants to know the answer: How is the World Champion after his injury? Have you recovered?
”We’re getting better. The bone is […]

Pedrosa and Rossi share the spoils in second Sepang MotoGP™ test

Pedrosa and Rossi share the spoils in second Sepang MotoGP™ test

Friday, February 28 2014

Repsol’s Dani Pedrosa and Yamaha Valentino Rossi shared the top of the timesheet at the second MotoGP™ pre-season group test at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit, after the two riders set an identical lap time of 1’59.999.  Both Pedrosa and Rossi set their best lap time using the combination of the medium compound slicks front and […]