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Desalle and Jonass Win the FIAT Professional MXGP of France

The 2017 FIAT Professional MXGP of France was held today at the beautiful Ernée circuit in front of thousands of energetic and dedicated fans. Doubling down on the success of yesterday’s Qualifying Races Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team’s Clement Desalle [...]

May 28, 2017 Latest News, Off-Road, Racing

Jonathan Rea secures 100th Kawasaki win in tense race two

The PATA UK Round concluded on Sunday afternoon with a dramatic Race 2, which brought victory for World Champion Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) after a crash on Saturday, with Rea’s KRT colleague Tom Sykes and Aruba.it Racing – Ducati’s [...]

May 28, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Superbikes

WorldSSP: Unstoppable Kenan Sofuoglu registers third successive victory

Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) made another big statement of intent in the 2017 WorldSSP championship fight on Sunday afternoon at the PATA UK Round, taking a third win in three races. He was joined on the podium at the [...]

May 28, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Supersport

WorldSSP300: Alfonso Coppola secures stunning victory in final lap battle

Alfonso Coppola (SK Racing) took his debut victory from pole position at the Pata UK Round, in a stunning World Supersport 300 final lap battle around Donington Park. Mika Perez (WILSport Racedays) got the holeshot into the first lap but [...]

May 28, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Supersport 300

Desalle and Jonass Finish First in France

The 2017 FIAT Professional MXGP of France got underway today in Ernée. On the challenging and hilly French circuit it was Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team’s Clement Desalle and Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Pauls Jonass who won Saturday’s Qualifying [...]

May 27, 2017 Latest News, Off-Road, Racing

Tom Sykes secures victory in dramatic WorldSBK race

Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) took a brilliant win in Race 1 of the PATA UK Round in a dramatic race which brought crashes for Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) and Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati). Wildcard Leon Haslam [...]

May 27, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Superbikes

WorldSSP: Super Kenan Sofuoglu on pole at Donington Park

At the PATA UK Round on Saturday afternoon it was WorldSSP World Champion Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing) who secured pole position for the sixth race of the season with a 1’30.904 lap of the 4.023km Donington Park Circuit on [...]

May 27, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Supersport

Record Ratings On beIN SPORTS For MotoAmerica

BeIN SPORTS and MotoAmerica are pleased to announce that the 2017 MotoAmerica Series has received record high audiences on the network with ratings up a whopping 54 percent over 2016. “This is great news,” said MotoAmerica President Wayne Rainey. “Our [...]

May 27, 2017 Latest News, Moto-America, Racing

Obituary: Nicholas Patrick Hayden

Please find below an obituary for Nicky Hayden issued by the Hayden family. Nicholas Patrick Hayden July 30, 1981 – May 22, 2017 Nicholas “Nicky” Hayden passed away on Monday, May 22, 2017, at the age of 35, following a [...]

May 27, 2017 Featured Teams - sponsored by Grid Girls UK, Latest News, Racing, World Superbikes

Strong start to the weekend for Jonathan Rea

Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) enjoyed a positive day on Friday despite an uncharacteristic crash at the beginning of FP1, going on to top the timesheets in both practice sessions on the first day of the PATA UK Round. Rea’s [...]

May 26, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Superbikes

WorldSSP: Sharp PJ Jacobsen rivals at Donington Park

Leading the way on Friday at the PATA UK Round was American rider PJ Jacobsen (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) who registered a 1’30.968 lap in FP2 to put him ahead of the rest of the field, his closest challenger being [...]

May 26, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Supersport

Suzuki restores Barry Sheene 1976 world championship-winning XR14

Suzuki has released the first video in a two-part series, that follows the restoration of Barry Sheene’s 1976 world championship-winning XR14. The bike was restored by Martyn Ogborne, who worked with Team Suzuki in the 1970s and was Barry Sheene’s [...]

May 24, 2017 Industry News, Latest News, Manufacturers, Racing

Honda WorldSBK management pay tribute to the late Nicky Hayden

The Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team offers its most heartfelt condolences to Nicky’s family, his fiancée Jackie, his friends, fans and everyone who has been touched by the passing of one of the racing world’s most loved sons. Nicky’s [...]

May 23, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Superbikes

Statement from Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team

It is with great sadness that Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team has to announce that Nicky Hayden has succumbed to injuries suffered during an incident while riding his bicycle last Wednesday. Nicky passed away at 19:09 CEST this evening [...]

May 22, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing, World Superbikes

Avon Tyres Celebrates Diamond Anniversary of First 100 mph TT lap

At this year’s Isle of Man TT, 27 May – 9 June, Avon’s motorsport team will be marking the 60th anniversary of the first ever 100 mph lap of the TT, set on Avon tyres. The record-breaking lap was ridden [...]

May 22, 2017 Industry News, Isle of Man TT and Other Roads, Manufacturers, Racing

Leon Haslam fired up ahead of World Superbike wildcard at Donington

Donington Park ambassador Leon Haslam is revved up ahead of his Motul FIM Superbike World Championship wildcard appearance at the circuit this weekend (26-28 May), and confident of giving the leading riders a run for their money on his one-off [...]

May 22, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Superbikes
Cairoli and Seewer Win the MXGP of Germany

Cairoli and Seewer Win the MXGP of Germany

The MXGP of Germany concluded today on the technical Teutschenthal surface. Riding through the rutted soil, in a veteran performance, Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Antonio Cairoli took his 80th career GP overall keeping the red Plate for France, while [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, Off-Road, Racing

Showdown at Le Mans: Viñales vs Rossi for the FrenchGP

The first Movistar Yamaha duel of the season saw Maverick Viñales the man to take the stunning 500th win for Yamaha after a clash of the titans at Le Mans FrenchGP – with the tremors from the French GP felt throughout [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Franco Morbidelli bests Bagnaia in cat-and-mouse contest in France

Franco Morbidelli (EG 0,0 Marc VDS) took another incredible win at Le Mans in Moto2™, extending his points lead after crashing out last time out in Jerez. First dueling Tom Lüthi (CarXpert Interwetten) and then holding firm under incredible pressure [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Imperious Joan Mir conquers Le Mans as drama hits Moto3

Championship leader Joan Mir (Leopard Racing) took an imperious win in the French GP, extending his points lead once again in a race marred by drama, red-flagged and then restarted. Aron Canet (Estrella Galicia 0,0) and Fabio Di Giannantonio (Del [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, Moto3, Racing
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