Race News

Splitlath to run Buells at the 2014 TT races

Posted: Friday 16 May 2014 at 09:00 AM / Race News

British road racing team, Splitlath Motorsports, has confirmed that it will be contesting the 2014 Isle of Man TT Races, fuelled by Monster Energy, with a unique all American line-up.  They will compete aboard the all new, American made, EBR1190RS from iconic manufacturer Erik Buell Racing.  This will be the first time that the EBR’s […]

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Racing Roundup – British Superbike Championship – Round 2 Oulton Park

Posted: Tuesday 06 May 2014 at 10:58 AM / Race News

Racing fans have had plenty to keep them entertained this bank holiday weekend in the form of MotoGP from Jerez and British Supebike action at a far wetter Oulton Park. British Superbike Championship It was yet another tale of one man dominating proceedings, at least during the start of the weekend. Shane Byrne arrived at […]

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Racing Roundup – MotoGP- Round 4 Jerez

Posted: Tuesday 06 May 2014 at 10:36 AM / Race News

Racing fans have had plenty to keep them entertained this bank holiday weekend in the form of MotoGP from Jerez and British Supebike action at a far wetter Oulton Park. MotoGP At 21 years old, Marc Marquez has ticked off most boxes where bike racing is concerned. Lap records, race wins and a World Championship […]

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Dinner with Carl Fogarty

Posted: Tuesday 06 May 2014 at 09:25 AM / Race News

Join Ducati UK for a celebration dinner to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Carl Fogarty’s first World Championship win Exclusive dinner at Ducati UK Hospitality at Donington Park during World Superbikes Hosted by Eurosport BSB presenter, Matt Roberts Carl Fogarty is joined by special guests including, Niall Mackenzie, Ducati team riders – Chaz Davies and […]

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Bridgestone to quit MotoGP

Posted: Thursday 01 May 2014 at 10:25 AM / Race News

Here’s the press release in full. Bridgestone, the Official Tyre Supplier to MotoGP™ since 2009, has agreed a one-year extension to its current tyre supply contract with series promoters Dorna to supply tyres for the 2015 season, after which the Japanese tyre manufacturer will withdraw from the role of Official Tyre Supplier. Bridgestone entered the […]

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A road riding masterclass with John McGuinness.

Posted: Wednesday 30 April 2014 at 12:17 PM / Race News

John McGuinness, he knows a thing or two about rapid road riding. In a week that included sharing Valencia circuit with Nico Terol, I thought I’d seen something pretty special in terms of riding behind super-quick racers. Until, that was, I ended up out on the mountain course at the Isle of Man with John […]

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Kiyo coming through!

Posted: Tuesday 29 April 2014 at 17:52 PM / Race News

It’s the first round of the 2014 BSB championship. All eyes are on Paddock Hill as the riders wait for the off. Revs rise, clutches are frazzled and, you stall the bike. In an instant you get to feel what it’s like to be a catseye as a grid full of bikes bomb round you. […]

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Danny Webb and his 2014 TT debut.

Posted: Wednesday 23 April 2014 at 19:37 PM / Race News

It’s an unseasonably sunny April afternoon, I’m sat in the bar of the Sefton hotel on the promenade in Douglas on the Isle of Man. The best little island on the planet. John McGuinness is stealing chips from his son’s plate, Tim Reeves is talking shop with Gary Johnson. Steve Mercer is getting a round […]

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GBmoto BSB team feature. The real cost of racing.

Posted: Tuesday 22 April 2014 at 12:27 PM / Race News

Following the first round of BSB at Brands Hatch at the weekend, where GBmoto walked away with both of their riders in the top three of the championship standings, we thought it’d be good to take a look at a feature we printed in the magazine a couple of issues back. The piece tracks the […]

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Cal Crutchlow to miss the third round in Argentina

Posted: Tuesday 22 April 2014 at 12:15 PM / Race News

Cal Crutchlow will not race at this weekend’s Argentine round of the MotoGP championship after a hand injury sustained in Austin ruled him out of the lineup. He said- “I am very sad to let the team down like this because I was really looking forward to racing in Argentina. On Tuesday I had some […]

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