Isle of Man TT and Other Roads

Practice restricted to one lap at CTT MGP 2019 01

Practice restricted to one lap at CTT / MGP 2019.

Practice at the Classic TT and Manx Grand Prix was restricted to just the escorted speed controlled lap for the newcomers. Some of them...
Bruce Anstey hit by illness 01

Bruce Anstey hit by illness.

The world of road racing has been shocked to the core to learn from Anny Ramsey that Bruce Anstey has been hit by illness....
Death of Daley Mathison overshadows TT wins for Hickman Birchall brothers and Johnston 03

Death of Daley Mathison overshadows TT wins for Hickman, Birchall brothers...

A day that started brightly became a very dark one as the most problematic TT meeting of all time was hit by tragedy during...
Mountain Course victory at last for Jamie Coward in Classic TT Junior Race 02

Mountain Course victory at last for Jamie Coward in Classic TT...

An emotional Jamie Coward achieved a lifetime’s ambition when he took victory on the Mountain Course. Jamie had achieved 6 podium finishes; including 3...
Six pack Harrison dominates at S100 Pete Founds wins Sidecar Championship 55

Six pack: Harrison dominates at S100; Pete Founds wins Sidecar Championship.

The 2019 Southern 100 meeting gave us 14 races and enough drama to last for a considerable time. At the end of practice the...

Statement from the Dundrod & District Motorcycle Club on Fabrice Miguet

Noel Johnston, Clerk of the Course at the Ulster Grand Prix said: "Fabrice Miguet has now passed away due to the injuries he sustained...
McGuinness victorious in Classic Senior TT 06

McGuinness victorious in Classic Senior TT.

Saturday brought us warm sunshine; a slight breeze and dry roads. The schedule was packed and began with practice for all classes except for...
Over 250 bikers travel in convoy to Dundrod to lap famous MCE UGP circuit 01

Over 250 bikers travel in convoy to Dundrod to lap famous...

HUNDREDS of bikers have taken part in the now annual MCE Ulster Grand Prix ‘Bike Fest’ convoy from three starting points in Northern Ireland,...
Davies Motorsport Go Green For 2019 01

Davies Motorsport Go Green For 2019

Davies Motorsport would today (Thursday) like to announce that they will be expanding their Classic Racing Team efforts on to the International Road Racing...
Green Day Farrell and Tweed wins complete great day for the Emerald Isle at the MGP 02

Green Day; Farrell and Tweed wins complete great day for the...

Green Day continued at the Manx Grand Prix as riders from the Emerald Isle completed a lock out of the top step of the...
Harrison takes victory in superb Senior TT to give Kawasaki first Senior win since 1975 01

Harrison takes victory in superb Senior TT to give Kawasaki first...

Friday’s Senior TT; the blue riband event in road racing was held in the best conditions of the fortnight. It was warm; with virtually...
Make mine a double repeat wins for Farrell and Tweed at Manx Grand Prix 10

Stevenson bounces back to win dramatic Senior Manx Grand Prix.

It was triumph over adversity in the Senior Manx Grand Prix as Matt Stevenson took a hard fought victory over his friend Stephen Parsons...
Dominant double for Harrison at S100 Lintin takes Supertwins victory 05

Dominant double for Harrison at S100; Lintin takes Supertwins victory.

The popularity of the Southern 100 means that the race programme is much larger than it once was. A consequence is that racing starts...
Peter Hickman Announces Norton Lightweight TT Ride 01

Peter Hickman Announces Norton Lightweight TT Ride

Peter Hickman has teamed up with iconic British brand, Norton Motorcycles, to ride their new Superlight in this years Isle of Man Lightweight TT The...
Comeback king McGuinness and Johnston win at Classic TT emotional lap for fans favourite Bruce Bruce 02

Comeback king McGuinness and Johnston win at Classic TT; emotional lap...

Technical issues have delayed the posting of this report; apologies for that. The first race day of the 2019 Festival of Motorcycling was simply manic....
Wright Herbertson and Hose star at Pre TT Classic meeting 12

Wright, Herbertson and Hose star at Pre-TT Classic meeting.

The Blackford Financial Services Pre-TT Classic meeting gave us a day with everything; except Yul Bryner. We had warm sunshine; then sharp downpours; great...
First wins for record breaker Hind and Unissart at MGP 2019 03

First wins for record breaker Hind and Unissart at MGP 2019.

James Hind continued his lap record breaking in the Lightweight Manx Grip; but this time he brought the machine home to claim his maiden...
Frenetic day at TT 2019 sees Hickman and Birchalls continue to dominate 11

Frenetic day at TT 2019 sees Hickman and Birchalls continue to...

The most frenetic day in TT history gave us some sparkling racing in the warm sunshine (yes really). Conditions were just about perfect throughout...
Hind completes Lightweight double Snow storms to Ultra Lightweight win at MGP 04

Hind completes Lightweight double; Snow storms to Ultra Lightweight win at...

Today saw history made, not just by the riders on the track, but by the Clerk of the Course, Gary Thompson. His brave judgement...
TT Press Launch starts the countdown 06

TT Press Launch starts the countdown.

The countdown to TT 2019 picked up pace when many of the leading contenders for honours were on the island for the press launch....

Akrapovic Increases the Appeal of One of BMW’S Iconic Bikes

Akrapovic has launched its latest exhaust for the BMW stable with the brand-new Slip-On Line (Titanium) EC/ECE exhaust for the 2017 BMW S 1000...
Honda reveals a refreshed line up on the roads as David Johnson joins Ian Hutchinson 01

Honda reveals a refreshed line-up on the roads as David Johnson...

Honda is pleased to announce that David Johnson will line-up next to Ian Hutchinson on the roads, as the Honda Racing team prepares for...
Record book shredded at Southern 100 42

Record book shredded at Southern 100.

Wednesday evening’s racing at the 2017 S 100 provided compelling; record setting racing in just about perfect conditions. The first race on the programme...
Harrison and Reeves just Champion at ill fated Southern 100 09

Harrison and Reeves just Champion at ill fated Southern 100.

Championship day at the Southern 100; as has already been reported; was cut tragically short by the horrid accident that resulted in another fine...
Cooper wins hotly contested Lightweight Manx Grand Prix 03

Cooper wins hotly contested Lightweight Manx Grand Prix.

Conditions were perfect for the Lightweight Manx Grand Prix with warm sunshine bathing the famous course. It turned out to be a perfect afternoon...
Vicars and Wilson take MGP Newcomers Race wins 01

Vicars and Wilson take MGP Newcomers Race wins.

The Manx Grand Prix race schedule began with the Newcomers A and B Races. It was a cold and gloomy evening but things soon...
Carl Cox teams up with the World’s Fastest Racer Peter Hickman 01

Carl Cox teams up with the World’s Fastest Racer Peter Hickman

Carl Cox teams up with the World’s Fastest Racer Peter Hickman to bring TT hero to New Zealand race series Carl Cox Motorsport are excited...

Harrison wins superb S100 Championship; crash hands Sidecar title to Holden.

Championship Day gave us just about ideal conditions; dry track, light breeze and high cloud to diffuse the strong sunlight; all was set for...
Connor Cummins delivers with second win at the MCE Ulster Grand Prix 01

Connor Cummins delivers with second win at the MCE Ulster Grand...

Conor Cummins took his first victory since 2009 at the MCE Ulster Grand Prix today as the first races got underway in damp conditions...
Ulster Grand Prix 2019 race week date announced 01

Ulster Grand Prix 2019 race week date announced

Next year's UGP road races are to be held on 8 and 10 August, the organisers have announced. Four Ulster GP races are again scheduled...