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Eugene Laverty denies Tom Sykes a double at Assen

Eugene Laverty denies Tom Sykes a double at Assen

29 April 2013

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Irish rider Eugene Laverty produced a measured ride to claim the second race in the Assen round of the World Superbike Championship Read More

Tom Sykes secures Superpole at Assen

Tom Sykes secures Superpole at Assen

28 April 2013

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Tom Sykes has continued his slick form at the Assen track by securing the Superpole for round three of the World Superbike Championship Read More

Sykes fastest in wet Q1 as Haslam breaks leg

Sykes fastest in wet Q1 as Haslam breaks leg

27 April 2013

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Tom Sykes has splashed his way to the fastest time in qualifying 1 for the World Superbike round at Assen Read More

V8/bike/drags format gains weight in Top End

V8/bike/drags format gains weight in Top End

25 April 2013

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The Northern Territory’s burgeoning growth in motor racing is raising hope that Darwin’s Hidden Valley circuit could be in the running to revive the Triple Challenge format of disciplines Read More

Rossi cuts NASCAR laps

Rossi cuts NASCAR laps

24 April 2013

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Seems that swapping your regular ride for a NASCAR is not limited to V8 Supercar drivers in the US this week with MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi taking to Charlotte Motor Speedway Read More

Marc Màrquez becomes youngest ever MotoGP race winner

Marc Màrquez becomes youngest ever MotoGP race winner

22 April 2013

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Twenty-year-old Spaniard Marc Màrquez has become the youngest ever winner of a MotoGP race after fending off team-mate Dani Pedrosa in the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas Read More

Marc Màrquez secures maiden MotoGP pole

Marc Màrquez secures maiden MotoGP pole

21 April 2013

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In just the second event of the season debutant Marc Màrquez has taken his first ever MotoGP career pole becoming the youngest ever rider to start from the front of a MotoGP grid Read More

Màrquez dominates MotoGP practice in Austin

Màrquez dominates MotoGP practice in Austin

20 April 2013

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Marc Màrquez has set the pace during practice for the second round of the MotoGP World Championship by laying down the fastest times in both of Friday’s sessions at the Circuit of Americas Read More

MotoGP machines saved in Austin pit fire

MotoGP machines saved in Austin pit fire

19 April 2013

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A fire in the pit garage of the Tech 3 Yamaha MotoGP at the Circuit of the Americas has caused extensive damage, but fortunately Cal Crutchlow and Bradley Smith bikes were saved Read More

CAFE CHAT: Bryan Staring

CAFE CHAT: Bryan Staring

17 April 2013

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The Perth racer Bryan Staring is the new Australian star on the MotoGP scene. The 25-year-old was hand picked by the Gresini Honda outfit to develop its CRT bike in the premier road bike category Read More

Double victory for Davies in Aragon Superbikes

Double victory for Davies in Aragon Superbikes

15 April 2013

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BMW rider Chaz Davies has closed to within 22 points of World Superbike Championship leader Sylvian Guintoli by winning both races at the second round in Aragon, Spain Read More

Lorenzo scores victory at MotoGP opener

Lorenzo scores victory at MotoGP opener

8 April 2013

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Jorge Lorenzo has started his MotoGP title defence in the best possible way, winning the Qatar Grand Prix with Valentino Rossi making it a Yamaha double Read More

Allerton completes Symmons Plains clean sweep

Allerton completes Symmons Plains clean sweep

7 April 2013

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Next Gen Motorsports Glenn Allerton has completed a clean sweep of the QBE Australian Superbike Championship class in Tasmania Read More

Jorge Lorenzo scores Qatar pole

Jorge Lorenzo scores Qatar pole

7 April 2013

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Defending MotoGP World Champion Jorge Lorenzo has edged Cal Crutchlow for pole position at the season-opening Qatar Grand Prix Read More

Glenn Allerton wins Tassie Superbike opener

Glenn Allerton wins Tassie Superbike opener

6 April 2013

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Glenn Allerton has continued his clean-sweep of the Australian Superbike sessions at Symmons Plains, winning today’s 16-lap race ahead of Suzuki teammates Wayne Maxwell and Robbie Bugden Read More

Allerton continues to dominate with Superpole

Allerton continues to dominate with Superpole

6 April 2013

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New Gen Motorsports (BMW) Glen Allerton put in a solid performance on Pirelli tyres to claim the all-new QBE Australian Superbike Superpole Read More

Marc Márquez fastest in Qatar Friday sessions

Marc Márquez fastest in Qatar Friday sessions

6 April 2013

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Honda debutant Marc Márquez has topped both Friday practice sessions for the Qatar MotoGP and the line-up for the new Qualifying 2 system has been established Read More

Glenn Allerton fastest in Australian Superbikes at Symmons Plains

Glenn Allerton fastest in Australian Superbikes at Symmons Plains

5 April 2013

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BMW rider Glenn Allerton stamped his mark on the single Qualifying session this afternoon, posting a lap time just under half a second clear of his competitors Read More

Karting champ experiences unique double thrill at Symmons

Karting champ experiences unique double thrill at Symmons

5 April 2013

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Highly accomplished karter Jordie Lindstrom was the surprise beneficiary of a unique competition to experience both a V8 Supercar and an Australian Superbike at this weekend's Symmons Plains meeting Read More

Lorenzo quickest in opening Qatar practice

Lorenzo quickest in opening Qatar practice

5 April 2013

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The Casey Stoner-less MotoGP era has got underway with World Champion Jorge Lorenzo heading opening practice for the Qatar Grand Prix Read More

Australian riders well placed in Women's MX World Championship

Australian riders well placed in Women's MX World Championship

3 April 2013

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Two young Australians have established a great position in the Women's MX World Championship after the opening round, with Kawasaki's Megan Rutledge scoring a pair of second placings in the two Motos and KTM racer, Jessica Moore ending the event just outside the top five. Read More

New crop to make Australian Superbike debut at Symmons

New crop to make Australian Superbike debut at Symmons

2 April 2013

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A brace of riders will break into the QBE Australian Superbike Championship for the first time at Symmons Plains this weekend Read More

New riders, sponsors and manufacturer for Zero Seven MX team

New riders, sponsors and manufacturer for Zero Seven MX team

2 April 2013

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Emerging Monster Energy MX Nationals team, Zero Seven Motorsports enters it's second Australian Championship campaign in two weeks with a new look outfit, including two new riders in Kade Mosig and Cody Mackie, along with a switch to Kawasaki. Read More

Cal Crutchlow quickest in final pre-season MotoGP test

Cal Crutchlow quickest in final pre-season MotoGP test

26 March 2013

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British Yamaha rider Cal Crutchlow has set the fastest time in the final pre-season test for MotoGP at Jerez in Spain Read More

Chad Reed confirms further knee surgery

Chad Reed confirms further knee surgery

24 March 2013

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Chad Reed will undergo a second operation on the knee he injured during the 2012 season Read More

Kawasaki sets new Australian Production bike land speed record

Kawasaki sets new Australian Production bike land speed record

22 March 2013

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A Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R has recorded a new Australian motorcycle land speed record on Lake Gairdner in South Australia, charging down the salt flat at a speed of 334.99kph (208.153 mph). Read More

Engineer: Pedrosa at peak ahead of MotoGP start

Engineer: Pedrosa at peak ahead of MotoGP start

22 March 2013

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Dani Pedrosa’s race engineer Mike Leitner says the Honda rider will start the 2013 MotoGP Championship in the best form of his career Read More

Freestyle bike champ Tyrone Gilks dies in training jump

Freestyle bike champ Tyrone Gilks dies in training jump

22 March 2013

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Tyrone Gilks, a freestyle motorcycle daredevil, has died after suffering massive injuries during a training jump in preparation for a world record attempt Read More

Jack Miller tops Moto3 testing at drenched Jerez

Jack Miller tops Moto3 testing at drenched Jerez

20 March 2013

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Australian rider Jack Miller has ended an incredibly wet Moto3 test day at Jerez by topping the timesheets, whilst fellow Moto3 Aussie, Arthur Sissis was fifth quickest and Anthony West ended his day in Moto2 also in fifth placing. Read More

MotoGP testing underway in Austin, Texas

MotoGP testing underway in Austin, Texas

14 March 2013

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The MotoGP teams have completed the first tests at the Circuit Of The Americas track in Austin, Texas, with Honda’s Marc Marquez setting the early pace Read More