MotoGP

Gasly says Hamilton and Vettel backed him on Silverstone F1 penalty

Pierre Gasly says he was backed up by Formula 1 champions Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel when his British Grand Prix penalty came up in the …

Motorsport

2018 Isle of Man TT Video Highlights

The <b>2018 Isle of Man TT</b> turned out to be one of the most spectacular fortnights in the storied history of the meeting. Virtually every race saw new …

Isle of Man TT

£220k Honda RC213V-S up for sale

Have you ever fancied owning a MotoGP bike? While those chances may be slim, you can get very close with this Honda RC213V-S from Craigs Honda in …

Motorcycles

Rider insight: Sachsenring

<b>Freddie Spencer's latest rider insight from the Sachsenring, in which he talks about the history of the German MotoGP Grand Prix, why Márquez is so</b> …

Motorsport

Aleix Espargaro leaves hospital

Aleix Espargaro has been discharged from hospital in Chemnitz, where he had been since rib injuries in a big warm-up highside at the German …

Motorsport

News Cycles: July 20, 2018

This week: Honda's six-cylinder patent drawing, Lemmy rides the Tracer GT, and a new organization for motorcycle arts.

Motorcycles

Paddock Pass Podcast #77 – Dutch TT & German GP

Episode 77 of the Paddock Pass Podcast is out, and in it we see David Emmett, & Neil Morrison on the mics, as they discuss both the Dutch TT at Assen …

Netherlands

Rare Honda RCV 213 V-S for sale on eBay

<b>IT’S NOT often that a Honda RCV 213 V-S comes up for sale, and it’s hardly surprising, with less than 130 in existence.</b><p>But this little peach has …

Motorcycle Racing

Ferrari trials unique exhaust system

Ferrari has trialled an overhauled and unique exhaust system at the German Grand Prix as the Italian team shows no signs of easing off with its …

Setup

Bradley Smith writes off hopes of landing 2019 MotoGP race seat

Ousted KTM MotoGP rider Bradley Smith says he will turn his focus on returning to the grid in 2020 with opportunities to race next year having all …

Motorsport

Motorcycle racing moves closer to Mt Panorama

Motorcycle racing at Mt Panorama has moved a step closer with Bathurst Regional Council awarding a $3.7 million tender to design a second circuit to …

Motorcycles

Is the Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa II the Best Sport Tire?

When I was a new rider, I cut my teeth on Pirelli Corsa tires (and later on the Pirelli Corsa III), and as I got into doing track days, the Pirelli …

Superbikes

New Jorge Lorenzo Shark Spartan helmet

<b>WE LIKE the Shark Spartan full-face lid: it's comfy, light and slips through the air a treat. And now you can get the mid-priced helmet with a</b> …

Tony Blair

The Most Expensive Motorcycle In The World – The Vincent Black Lightning

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>British<br>• Engineering<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Racing<br>• Rare<p>The Vincent Black Lightning was the fastest and most desirable motorcycle in the …

Motorcycles

Nicky Hayden’s RC211V Tribute – 2007 Honda CBR1000RR Build

If you follow motorcycle racing, chances are by now you’ve been made aware of the fact that long-time Repsol Honda pilot Dani Pedrosa will be hanging …

Motorcycles

Kawasaki Part Ways With Tom Sykes In WorldSBK | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

Tom Sykes is to part ways with Kawasaki in the WorldSBK championship. The 2013 WorldSBK champion is to leave the team and manufacturer with which he …

Motorcycles

Lorenzo defends Petrucci move, rear grip key

Jorge Lorenzo has responded to Danilo Petrucci’s claims that he wasn’t adverse to making contact with the Pramac Ducati when defending third position …

Motorsport

Red Bull, KTM & MotoGP™: All in the ‘house’

We visit Red Bull’s vast Holzhaus in the MotoGP paddock and find out about the company’s aims and desires inside MotoGP …The post Red Bull, KTM & …

Motorsport

Meet the riders at Red Bull Road to Rookies Cup 2018

Get to know the eight riders competing for the title of India’s fastest young racer at the third edition of the Red Bull Road to Rookies Cup.<p>The …

Motorsport

Haslam targets Kawasaki catch-up at ‘important’ Brands Hatch

Leon Haslam has targeted this weekend’s Brands Hatch round as all-important to his Bennetts British Superibke title fight and is focusing on …

Motorsport

Valentino Rossi: My demands making Yamaha MotoGP staff 'run away'

Valentino Rossi has suggested that Yamaha's MotoGPs engineers have now taken to running away from him as a result of his constant demands for an …

Motorsport

Mama Mia! The Panigale V4 Looks Good in Race Livery

12 Ducati racers. 12 Ducati Panigale V4 S superbikes. 12 race liveries to drool over. If you are not on the Adriatic Coast of Italy right now, you …

Motorcycles

MotoGP: Folger to become Yamaha test rider?

July 18, 2018 at 08:49AM <br>MNC’s sources in the MotoGP paddock believe that German rider Jonas Folger could be set to make a more permanent return to …

Motorcycles

Roborace is still pursuing its driverless race-car dream

Clearly, Roborace doesn't believe in bad luck. Last week, on Friday the 13th, the company chose to run its self-driving Robocar in front of a feverish crowd at England's Goodwood Festival of Speed. It was only the second time the team had demonstrated its futuristic vehicle publicly, following an …

Blockbusters

Nick Harris on Pedrosa's pure bad luck

The voice of MotoGP™ writes about the career and luck of one of the paddock's biggest names after that retirement announcement

Motorsport

Smith nearly doubles 2018 MotoGP points tally in one race

<b>Britain’s Bradley Smith almost doubled his entire 2018 MotoGP points score with a tenth place at the Sachsenring and put it down to an electronic</b> …

Motorsport

Silvia Rizzo Shifts to the Next Gear with Ducati Horse Power

Italian Grand Prix rider Silvia Rizzo has shifted into a next gear in her dressage career with Ducati horse power. Rizzo acquired the 12-year old …

Ducati

MotoGP mutterings: Sachsenring

<b>The how, what, and why from the German MotoGP round at the Sachsenring</b><p>A glimmer of a grin at Yamaha<p>There were sighs of relief in the factory Yamaha …

Motorsport

Ian Lougher recalls two-stroke battles with William Dunlop at Dundrod

Ten-time Isle of Man TT winner Ian Lougher remembers William Dunlop as a fierce but safe rival after the two-stroke aficionados served up some …

Motorcycles

Paralysed fundraiser to ride a lap at every British Superbike round for charity

Disabled fundraiser Claire Lomas MBE has set herself a new motorcycling challenge after her plan to ride a lap of the 37.73 mile TT course at next …

Superbikes