The HistoryThe British Motorcycle Grand Prix has a past more chequered than the flag traditionally waved at the end of the race.From 1949 through to 1976 the ‘Tourist Trophy’ was effectively the British Motorcycle Grand Prix. Held on the 37.73 mile
1010. 1979 SILVERSTONE, BRITISH GP, BARRY SHEENE AND KENNY ROBERTSBy 1979 Sheene was in his post-championship years, his two titles coming in 1976 and '77. But he was still in his prime and still, for this final year, with the works Suzuki squad. Sheene was at the height of his f...
10. Aprilia RS3 Cube - 2003Insane, crazy, mental, and terrifying; words that sum up the beast that was the Aprilia RS3 Cube. On paper the Cube was a revolution in Grand Prix bikes with a 990cc triple engine built by Cosworth and an electronic fly
The 44th Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix practice session rumbles into action on Thursday November 18th. The race itself takes place on Saturday November 20th.The annual season ender in the Portugese/Chinese colony attracts the usual heavyweight entry
The running of the 2011 Macau Grand Prix race could be in jeopardy after heavy rain forced the cancellation of qualifying.Friday's proposed early-morning qualifying session was cancelled due to a heavy overnight shower. Even though the rain had
Cancer victim and timeless racing superstar Barry Sheene was the world’s greatest smoker. He even had a hole drilled in the chin-piece of his helmet so he could have a last few puffs on his Gitanes (the filter broken off) on the start-line. Sheene was also the unashamed pioneer o...
ALL BETS are off for who will win this year’s Manx Grand Prix Senior Classic on 25 August – probably the toughest and most prestigious classic race in the world - given that a replica of Giacomo Agostini’s rip-snorting 500cc MV Agusta triple has
FOLLOWING THE cancellation of this year's Ulster GP because of heavy rainfall, the organising Dundrod club have said they will run the Ulster Grand Prix Bike Week from Monday 10 August to Saturday 15 August next year. The club has applied
of the two-time Grand Prix 500 champion. Stuart Barker pieces together Sheene’s history through interviews with closest friends, team mates and former rivals.9. MotoGP Technology - Neil SpaldingNeil Spalding has compiled together the inside story of each
Scott Redding...winner of this year's 125cc British GP
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