Race News

Donington Park and Circuit of Wales split.

Posted: Tuesday 10 February 2015 at 14:03 PM / Race News

There’s no point trying to sugarcoat this one, here’s the statement in full, made this morning by DPRL. The Board of Directors and Staff of Donington Park Racing Limited (‘DPRL’) are greatly disappointed to have to report today that the Circuit of Wales company, and its new subsidiary GP15 Limited, have as yet been unable […]

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Sepang MotoGP winter test kicks off with traditional garish Rossi helmet presentation

Posted: Wednesday 04 February 2015 at 09:29 AM / Race News

Valentino might not be quite the box-office draw he was back in his pomp, but he’s still the most showbiz of all the big cheeses in MotoGP. And a big part is his long-running helmet paint job saga. Where guys like Mick Doohan or Freddie Spencer stuck to one basic design through their career, Rossi has had […]

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TT on Tour? International TT series proposed…

Posted: Thursday 22 January 2015 at 11:20 AM / Race News

  How would you like a load of nutters riding superbikes at 200mph down your local high street? Well, give us a shout and we’ll see if we can arrange a litre bike group test in your area. Alternatively, get your local town council and bikers club to organise a bid for a local round […]

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Kennedy and Mackenzie bag BSB rides with WD40.

Posted: Wednesday 21 January 2015 at 09:30 AM / Race News

Housewives’ favourite, Taylor Mackenzie, will partner with old teammate Jack Kennedy this season in a two bike attack on the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship. Riding for Sheffield based Team WD-40, the dynamic duo will ride Kawasaki ZX-10Rs. Kennedy returns to the British paddock following a two year stint in the World Supersport championship, finishing his first […]

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Hillier and Johnson to ride factory backed Kawasaki ZX-10Rs at the TT

Posted: Wednesday 10 December 2014 at 17:10 PM / Race News

Having gradually increased its presence at the Isle of Man TT festival in recent years, Kawasaki will move up a gear in 2015 with two teams officially supported by Kawasaki Motors Europe (KME). James Hillier will once again ride the Quattro Plant Bournemouth Kawasaki ZX-10R in a quest to win his first “big bike” race […]

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Jack Miller finding his feet on the LCR Honda

Posted: Monday 01 December 2014 at 10:05 AM / Race News

Friday in Malaysia was the last of the on-track action in 2014 for the CWM LCR Honda Team and their rookie rider Jack Miller, as they concluded a three-day test at the Sepang International Circuit.   The 19 year-old Aussie has made significant progress over the past three days as he prepares the huge step up […]

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Posted: Monday 01 December 2014 at 09:59 AM / Race News

The JG Speedfit Kawasaki team have announced their completed 2015 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship line-up at Motorcycle Live at the NEC Birmingham, confirming that James Westmoreland will join the team alongside James Ellison. Westmoreland is a previous Showdown contender and finished fifth in the Championship in 2013, before an injury last season hampered his […]

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Alex Marquez onboard at Almeria

Posted: Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 13:04 PM / Race News

Marc VDS rider Alex Marquez seems to be settling in nicely on the Team Estrella Galicia Kalex Moto2 bike. Sit back and watch him stick a hot one in around Almeria.

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MV Agusta set for MCE BSB in 2015 with Italian Iannuzzo

Posted: Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 12:09 PM / Race News

The MV Agusta will return to the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship next season with manufacturer backing, run by the Tsingtao Racing team and ridden by Italian Vittorio Iannuzzo. Iannuzzo moves across from the IDM Supersport series in Germany, and has previously also competed in the World and British Championships. Iannuzzo said: “I am really […]

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Casey Stoner completes two-day test in Motegi

Posted: Thursday 30 October 2014 at 09:38 AM / Race News

Two-time MotoGP World Champion, Casey Stoner, has finished his two day test in Japan with Honda Racing Corporation – the first time back on a MotoGP machine since October last year. Yesterday morning, Casey took to the 4.801km circuit located amongst the vast natural beauty of the northern Kanto district and scene of Honda’s recent 2014 World […]

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