Pull out the slippers and plant yourself in front of a log fire and let Mick Grant talk you through his racing career.With a foreword from our Whit', the book details Granty's life from his Yorkshire roots through to all of his seven TT wins
Having qualified as an apprentice I started working as an engineer, mainly so I could use the company’s facilities to modify engines and go racing. Then I moved onto racing motorbikes full time. If anyone would give me the right bike and the right amount of money I’d race for the...
Press release from HondaBritain’s Dakar endurance rider Mick Extance is to lead two eight-day and two ten-day trips of a lifetime in Morocco.Riders will experience some of the most diverse and adventurous terrain in the world to include the famous
Mick Doohan...nothing but respect for RossiFORMER 500cc motorcycle world champion Mick Doohan has heaped praise on Valentino Rossi, by saying the Italian's as good as any rider in history, following Rossi's record-breaking 69th premier class win
ITALIAN motorcycle importer, enthusiast and author Mick Walker has died after a long battle with cancer.Walker was a former motorcycle dealer and racer, and through a keen interest in Italian machinery played a key role in Ducati's popularity
You know, before I came to Goodwood I hadn’t ridden a motorcycle since Phillip Island last October. It’s just not something I do much these days. I’ve tried to organise it a couple of times, to have a laugh riding bikes at a trackday would be cool, but something always gets in th...
the mercury plunged. The day cold, snow-laden air blew in from Iceland. Me and my fourteen year-old boy jumped in the car at 6.00am to head for the Mick Extance trials school in the Peak District, not really knowing if we’d ever make it back. The emergency
Can't imagine why Doohan would lend his plane to her...FORMER MULTIPLE 500cc world champion Mick Doohan put his private jet to good use over the festive break by chauffeuring around social hi-flyers Paris and Nicky Hilton. The sisters, who are both
Before Valentino Rossi came on the scene, many people were calling Mick Doohan the greatest motorcycle racer of all time. The Australian was the absolute master of the fire-breathing two-stroke 500cc machines when they were at their most evil and he
How do you best immortalise the great Mick Doohan and the big bang Honda NSR500 with which he dominated Grand Prix racing in the 90s? An Australian artist has answered this by creating an art installation that sees a hand-created replica of the bike
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