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Silverstone Report: Marquez triumphs over Lorenzo

Silverstone Report: Marquez triumphs over Lorenzo

Sunday, August 31 2014

Two Spaniards lit up the track at Silverstone this weekend with Marc Marquez topping the podium after a pulsating race-long battle with compatriot Jorge Lorenzo. In what could be MotoGP’s final visit to Silverstone, it was Marquez who started from pole but he once again struggled off the line and it was Lorenzo who took […]

MotoGP Silverstone Preview: Time to go Back to the Way we Were?

MotoGP Silverstone Preview: Time to go Back to the Way we Were?

Thursday, August 28 2014

Eleven days ago, in a usually quiet town in Northern Europe, one of the greatest runs in sport came to a sudden end, and with it, the balance of power in the World shifted ever so slightly. To be fair, the signs this run was in it twilight phase had been there for some time, […]

British Riders Preview the Silverstone MotoGP 2104

British Riders Preview the Silverstone MotoGP 2104

Thursday, August 21 2014

Silverstone is making its final preparations ahead of this year’s Hertz British Grand Prix, the next round of the 2014 FIM MotoGP™ World Championship. Britain’s MotoGP™ riders Bradley Smith, Cal Crutchlow, Scott Redding, Michael Laverty and Leon Camier – who is confirmed to step in for the injured Nicky Hayden – are all relishing the […]

Tom Sykes Confirms Kawasaki for 2 More Years

Tom Sykes Confirms Kawasaki for 2 More Years

Thursday, August 21 2014

 Tom Sykes has put an end to any rumours concerning his future by recently signing on the dotted line to continue as an official Kawasaki Superbike World Championship rider for two more years, covering the 2015 and 2016 seasons. Yorkshireman Sykes, now 29 won the title with Kawasaki in 2013 and is currently in a […]

Brno Race Report: Break Your Little Heart

Brno Race Report: Break Your Little Heart

Sunday, August 17 2014

It was Andrea Iannone who took the hole shot ahead of teammate Dovizioso with Marquez’ struggles off the line continuing as the Spaniard found himself in sixth by midway through the first lap, the Spaniard though was soon passed Rossi for fifth and looking at teammate Dani Pedrosa. At the start of lap two Lorenzo […]

Brno Qualifying Report: More of the Same

Brno Qualifying Report: More of the Same

Saturday, August 16 2014

Marc Marquez took his ninth pole position of the 2014 MotoGP season at Brno as he looks to make it a record eleven wins from eleven races in a single season. The defending World Champion starts ahead of the continuing resurgence of Ducati, with Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone alongside Marquez on the front row, […]

MotoGP Brno Preview: Records; Auditions and Two Superpowers on the Brink

MotoGP Brno Preview: Records; Auditions and Two Superpowers on the Brink

Thursday, August 14 2014

It’s just a matter of days since Marc Marquez made it ten wins from ten races in Indianapolis and already the MotoGP grid has moved to the other side of the Atlantic ready to return to action in the Czech Republic this weekend.  Following his continued domination of the paddock in Indianapolis, Marquez continues to […]

Unique Parade Lap Featuring Some of Joey Dunlop's Greatest Rivals Set for Classic TT

Unique Parade Lap Featuring Some of Joey Dunlop’s Greatest Rivals Set for Classic TT

Thursday, August 14 2014

Without doubt, one of the biggest highlights of the 2014 Classic TT  will be the unique ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legend – the Rivals’ Parade Lap sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company, which will feature some of his greatest rivals. With Dunlop having won a record-breaking 26 races at the Isle of […]

One More Year at Tech 3 for Smith

One More Year at Tech 3 for Smith

Wednesday, August 13 2014

British rider Bradley Smith has signed a contract extension with Herve Poncheral’s Tech 3 team that will see him remain with the Yamaha backed squad until the end of the 2015 MotoGP season. After a promising start to the season at Qatar Smith has endured a difficult start to his second season in MotoGP with […]

Indianapolis Race Report: Star Spangled Racing

Indianapolis Race Report: Star Spangled Racing

Sunday, August 10 2014

Marc Marquez took his tenth win from ten races in MotoGP 2014 at Indianapolis to equal the record set by the legendary Mick Doohan back in 1997. It would eventually be a comfortable win for the defending Champion after a difficult start to the race which saw Marquez come under fire from both Jorge Lorenzo […]

Indianapolis Qualifying Report: Marquez Throws Down The Marker

Indianapolis Qualifying Report: Marquez Throws Down The Marker

Saturday, August 9 2014

Marc Marquez will start his attempt to make it ten wins from ten at the start of 2014 from pole position at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Circuit ahead of Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo after dominating Qualifying at the American track. Despite running on at Turn One of his first flying lap of the session […]

MotoGP Indianapolis Preview: Back to Business

MotoGP Indianapolis Preview: Back to Business

Friday, August 8 2014

It’s four weeks since the flag dropped in Sachsenring to mark the end of the first half of an historic MotoGP season. This weekend sees the second half of the season kick off as the series heads stateside to Indianapolis to begin the final nine races of MotoGP 2014. So what have we missed? Well, […]

Jorge Announces new Yamaha Deal

Jorge Announces new Yamaha Deal

Thursday, August 7 2014

Yamaha Motor Co have announced that rider Jorge has signed a new two-year agreement that sees the Mallorcan complete the Movistar Yamaha line up for the next two seasons. The agreement realises Lorenzo’s wish to continue his premier class career with Yamaha, extending the relationship from seven to nine years. Both Yamaha and Lorenzo are […]

Carl Fogarty to Ride at Classic TT

Carl Fogarty to Ride at Classic TT

Thursday, August 7 2014

Carl Fogarty MBE has confirmed he will be attending the 2014 Classic TT  with the road racing legend riding a Honda RC30 in the ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legend – The Rivals’ Parade Lap’ sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company and also a Ducati in the Classic Racer Magazine Classic TT Lap […]

Steve Hislop's Winning Norton to Return to Isle of Man for Classic TT

Steve Hislop’s Winning Norton to Return to Isle of Man for Classic TT

Thursday, August 7 2014

The ex-works Norton NRS588 that Steve Hislop rode in winning the 1992 Isle of Man TT Races Senior TT will return to the Island later this month to appear in the Classic Racer Magazine Classic TT Lap of Honour. The parade lap, which takes place on Monday 25th August, is part of the Classic TT […]