Category Archive: Bikes

Jul 07

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Germany, Sachsenring preview

Bridgestone MotoGP™  round 9  preview

Bridgestone BATTLAX MotoGP asymmetric front slick Round nine of the 2015 MotoGP™ season takes place at Germany’s Sachsenring; a technical circuit with abrasive tarmac and fast left-hand turns that makes it one the most punishing tracks for tyres.

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Jul 05

Waters strong fifth in Uddevalla

Round 11 of the MXGP series was another solid outing for Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing

With round 11 of the series heading north to Sweden, the tough and technical Uddevalla circuit marked yet another strong showing for the Swedish Husqvarna brand with Todd Waters placing fifth overall in the highly competitive MXGP class.

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Jul 03

Husqvarnas next generation motocross models coming soon

Pioneering since 1903 Husqvarna Motorcycles have not rested in their return to the sport

Husqvarnas next generation motocross models coming soon Proudly announcing the imminent arrival of their 2016 motocross models, Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to offer a first look of what is to come from their totally new, next generation line-up of motocross machines. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

MCE British Superbike riders cross the Forth Road Bridge with road safety message

The riders posed for photographs and conducted numerous interviews ahead of this historic crossing

MCE British Superbike riders cross the Forth Road Bridge with road safety message At the Forth Road Bridge today, the remarkable sight of the leading riders in the premier motorcycle racing championship in Europe, the MCE British Superbike Championship, took place as they rode their race bikes across the Bridge. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

IceOne Racing: Max Nagl injury update

“Words can’t describe just how disappointed I am about my MXGP championship campaign” – Max Nagl

FIM Motocross World Championship, Round 3 Argentina Following on the ankle injury sustained at the GP of Germany – round 10 of the 2015 FIM Motocross World Championship on June 21 – Husqvarna Motorcycles confirms that Max Nagl will be out of action for the next two GPs.    Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

WorldSBK and ESPN Brazil extend partnership for three years

The series to be broadcast in Brazil until 2018

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black Major sporting TV network ESPN Brazil has extended the agreement with Dorna WSBK Organization to broadcast the FIM Superbike World Championship for a further three-year period (2016-2018). The top production-based motorcycle racing series in the world will be viewable all over the Brazilian territory in both English and Portuguese languages. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 30

Dutch MotoGP debrief with Masao Azuma

It was a record-breaking weekend at Assen with Rossi setting a new Circuit Best Lap record

MotoGP - Dutch Grand Prix race winner Valentino Rossi At last Saturday’s Dutch Grand Prix, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi consolidated his lead of the MotoGP™ championship standings with a hard-fought victory over Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez and fellow Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo who finished in second and third place respectively. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 28

Szoke scores in soggy St-Eustache Superbike scramble

Sebastien Tremblay of Longueuil, Que. placed third aboard the MotoNation / CrossFit Laval Kawasaki ZX-10R.

Stefano FacchinJordan Szoke claimed his fourth straight win at Autodrome St-Eustache in a wet and wild second round of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship on Sunday.

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Jun 27

Szoke edges Christie to St-Eustache Superbike pole

Szoke’s effort gave the Brantford, Ont. racer four points toward his bid to regain the Canadian Superbike title from Christie

2014-07-05_0814 Jordan Szoke pipped Jodi Christie to the fastest time in a dramatic Magneti Marelli SuperPole qualifying session for the second round of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship at Autodrome St-Eustache on Saturday.

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Jun 27

Rossi resists Marquez to take victory at the Dutch Grand Prix

Round 8: Dutch MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Valentino Rossi - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Dutch MotoGP race winner Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi signed off a perfect weekend in the Netherlands by emerging victorious from a fantastic battle with Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez to extend his lead in the MotoGP™ championship standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Christie fastest as action opens at Autodrome St-Eustache

“Really, everything went great, we were focused on getting comfortable” – Christie

CSBK - Jodi Christie Calabogie Szoke Reigning Mopar Canadian National Superbike Champion Jodi Christie was fastest in Friday practice for the second round of the 2015 Series at Autodrome St-Eustache just outside of Montreal on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Rossi razes Assen lap record to take pole position in Dutch Grand Prix qualifying

Round 8: Dutch MotoGP™ – Qualifying

MotoGP - Valentino Rossi - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Dutch MotoGP QP2 In a Qualifying Practice 2 session in which every participant set a lap time quicker than the old Assen pole position record, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi produced one his greatest qualifying performances in recent years to set a new Assen Circuit Best Lap record of 1’32.627 to claim pole position for tomorrow’s Dutch Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Superbikes set to burn up Knockhill Circuit on July 3rd – 5th

Taylor will be on board a new bike at Knockhill

Knockhill Racing Circuit 091125 The biggest bike race meeting of the year, the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship, is all set for its annual journey north to Knockhill next weekend and for two Scottish riders, there is even more reason to put on a good show for the home fans. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

Szoke looks for fourth straight St-Eustache Superbike win

Szoke comes into this weekend’s action riding a wave of confidence

2014-07-05_0946 Jordan Szoke will aim to continue his mastery of the Autodrome St-Eustache circuit in St-Eustache, Que. when the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship holds its second event of the 2015 season at the Montreal-area track this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

Pedrosa sets new Assen lap record in Dutch Grand Prix free practice

Round 8: Dutch MotoGP™ – Free Practice 1&2

MotoGP - Dani Pedrosa - Repsol Honda Team - Dutch MotoGP FP2 Dani Pedrosa set the quickest ever lap time at the Assen circuit in this afternoon’s Free Practice 2 session as the Repsol Honda Team finished 1-2 on combined times as they seek to break the recent dominance of their Yamaha rivals.

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Jun 25

Dorna in major cross-platform partnership upgrade with Motul

The 2015 season sees Motul as title sponsor for the Assen, Motegi and Valencia races

Carmelo Ezpeleta - Hervé Amelot  - Dorna in major cross-platform partnership upgrade with Motul Commercial rights holders of the MotoGP™ World Championship, Dorna Sports S.L., and French lubricant manufacturer Motul are pleased to announce a significant new partnership agreement which includes MotoGP™ title sponsorship, licensing, as well as cross-platform involvement in the WorldSBK and the Junior World Championships.

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Jun 22

Bridgestone MotoGP Dutch TT, Assen preview

Bridgestone MotoGP Round 8 preview

Bridgestone fitting area in the MotoGP paddock Round eight of the 2015 MotoGP™ season is the Dutch TT at Assen, an event that formed part of the inaugural FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix season back in 1949. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 21

Ups and downs of Teutschental

FIM Motocross World Championship, Round 10

MXGP - Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing With home favourite and MXGP class leader Max Nagl forced out of round 10 of the 2015 MXGP series with the ankle injury he picked up during his qualifying race yesterday, Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Todd Waters had a GP of highs and lows.

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Jun 21

Savadori wins action-packed STK1000 race at Misano

Four-way battle for the podium as De Rosa edges out Tamburini and Calia for second.

WSBK - Raffaele De Rosa - Lorenzo Savadori - Roberto Tamburini Lorenzo Savadori (Nuova M2 Racing Aprilia) took a hard-fought win in the sixth race of the 2015 FIM Superstock 1000 Cup at the Misano World Circuit “Marco Simoncelli”, his fourth victory of the season.

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Jun 21

Masterclass performance gives Rea the win in Race 2 (updated)

Giugliano misses out narrowly on maiden victory as Haslam takes final place on the podium

WSBK - Jonathan Rea (GBR) left nothing to chance in Race 2 at Misano The second race of the PATA Riviera di Rimini round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship was won by championship Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) after a race long fight with Davide Giugliano (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati Superbike Team). Read the rest of this entry »

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