AMA Pro Racing announced today that all currently approved motorcycles from the 2008 road racing season will remain certified and eligible for competition in 2009. The continuation is part of AMA Pro Road Racing's overall 2009 motorcycle approval
AN OXFORDSHIRE engineering firm has won a contract to design a new engine for one of the new Norton motorcycles. Menard Competition Technologies (MCT) won the contract to design the motor after Norton returned to British ownership late last year
HAIRY BIKER Dave Myers has won BBC's Celebrity Mastermind.Myers took the coveted title by beating singer Toyah Wilcox, MP David Lammy, and actor David Harewood.His specialist subject, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, a group of 19th century painters, gave the likeable cook a chanc...
HUSQVARNA have announced their prices for the TR650 Terra and Strada.The lowest entry-point for the TR650 is the Terra which starts at £5,271 OTR for the non ABS version, the ABS-equipped version costs £700 extra whereas the Strada with ABS costs £5,971The Terra is a more off-roa...
THE FIM is to launch its own electric race series to run in direct competition to the TTXGP eGrandPrix. FIM e-Power is in its early stages; no details of the formula or rules have yet been released but four provisional dates have been pencilled
alongside Cal Crutchlow, Ben Spies and the Hayden brothers. Speaking to Niall Mackenzie at a recent charity event, he said: “I’m looking forward to getting back to work and to get as close as I possibly can to the competition before the first race in Qatar
MAX BIAGGI has said that he thinks Ben Spies will win the World Superbike crown this year.Speaking from his Monaco home, the four-times 250GP World Champion who is currently fifth overall in the championship standings, said: "On the prediction for this year in World Superbike I d...
2010 World Superbike Misano Qualifying & Superpole Results1. Troy Corser (BMW) 1'35.0012. Max Biaggi (Aprilia) 1'35.5023. Michel Fabrizio (Ducati) 1'35.6804. Cal Crutchlow (Yamaha) 1'35.6835. Carlos Checa (Ducati) 1'35.8516. Sylvain Guintoli (Suzuki) 1'36.0967. Leon Haslam (Suzuk...
BRITISH hopeful Bradley Smith has told BBC Radio Oxford that he is not intimidated by the illustrious company he will be keeping on the track when he debuts in MotoGP for Tech 3 Yamaha. 22 year-old Smith has made the jump from Moto2 on a two year contract with Tech 3.Speaking on ...
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