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Niall Mackenzie Column - Sep 10
As Visordown (the magazine) is now only www, this grizzled old boy must face a new digital future on the world wide web. This online-distributed column was a Niall Mackenzie production

02 August 2010 at 13:25

Niall Mackenzie Column - Aug 10
Like many persons of advanced years, Mr Niall Mackenzie vicarioiusly enjoys the success of others for whom the clock ticks loudly. His support for dear old Max is truly touching...

30 July 2010 at 13:04

Niall Mackenzie Column - July 10
Many kind words of comfort for those involved in all walks of the throbbing motorsports industry. Thank the lord for the unbridled generosity of spirit of this prince among men

15 July 2010 at 12:29

Niall Mackenzie Column - June 10
Niall dons his heavily-badged Lewis leather jacket, slicks back his hair (just the one) into a remarkable quiff and heads for the Ace Cafe on his pre-unit wideline Triton. Or something...

28 June 2010 at 12:20

Niall Mackenzie Column - May 10
He knows the ropes when it comes to Superbikes and our parsimonious pundit fervently believes both World and British series will be things of great wonder and entertainment

20 May 2010 at 12:02

Niall Mackenzie Column - Mar 10
Charity begins in Southport as Niall finds it better to give than polish his motorbikes, but he still finds time to heap loads of pressure on Brit riders going for world titles in 2010

10 March 2010 at 10:59

Niall Mackenzie Column - Feb 10
Niall comes out as the only supporter of traction control in racing and hooks up with his old Grand Prix buddy, Nobby Ueda. Now there’s a man who needed traction control

20 February 2010 at 10:48

Niall Mackenzie Column - Jan 10
Niall Mackenzie is a 500cc Grand Prix God. Let us not forget or overlook his profound magnificence. He and Whitham also run the meanest chat show at the bike show.

30 January 2010 at 10:23

Niall Mackenzie Column - Dec 09
There’s no fooling a canny Scotsman when it comes to fiscal matters. Niall pays homage to the F1 millions that are transforming one of his favourite tracks into something spesh

27 December 2009 at 15:59

Niall Mackenzie Column - Nov 09
Niall mourns the loss of the 250GP class but looks forward to a new era of opportunity for British racers, voices his concerns over dwindling sponsorship and goes over the top...

27 November 2009 at 15:21

Niall Mackenzie Column - Oct 09
Niall explains how modern technology is ruining post-race payback, inflicts maximum damage at minimum velocity and rues Honda’s current love of Australian riders...

27 October 2009 at 15:02

Niall Mackenzie Column - Sep 09
Niall realises that he’s been favouring the wrong hand all of his life and that drinking Vodka Red Bull is vital to the success of future racing generations

27 September 2009 at 14:40

Niall Mackenzie Column - Aug 2009
Niall puts his weight behind the Aprilia RSV4 Factory, but he’s not so sure about electric race bikes at the TT. Surely noise is a big slice of the appeal of racing?

01 August 2009 at 14:35

Niall Mackenzie Column - Jul 2009
Niall’s predictions for the 2009 British Superbike championship prove comically wide of the mark, but he’s not laughing about the late arrival of the new RSV4. Come on Aprilia

01 July 2009 at 14:35

Niall Mackenzie Column - Jun 2009
Niall salutes the hard-charging Noriyuki Haga, the perennial World Superbike bridesmaid who surely deserves to win the title in 2009. Ironically, a Yamaha may stand in his way

01 June 2009 at 14:35

Niall Mackenzie Column - May 2009
Niall remembers the good old days before Grands Prix became too professional when the riders used to seriously let off steam after a hard weekend’s racing...

01 May 2009 at 12:30

Niall Mackenzie Column - Apr 2009
Niall sees a Silver lining to MotoGP’s move from Donington to Silverstone. We could well be in for some Grand Prix glory years a few years from now...

01 April 2009 at 11:01

Niall Mackenzie Column - Mar 2009
Ex-Grand Prix legend turned superfast roadtester Niall Mackenzie meets a very nice man... and Gordon F!@KING Ramsay!

13 March 2009 at 10:26

Niall Mackenzie Column - Feb 09
Ex-Grand Prix legend turned super-fast roadtester Niall Mackenzie looks at the costs of producing the next Lewis Hamilton or Casey Stoner

15 February 2009 at 17:11

Niall Mackenzie Column - Jan 09
Ex-Grand Prix legend turned super-fast roadtester Niall Mackenzie is back on the top step of the podium at the tender age of 47

15 January 2009 at 16:52

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